Differences in the School System of Germany and New Zealand

Germany and New Zealand have quite different school systems.

Posted: Tuesday November 19, 2013

Sprouts Enviro Club

Even though we have greatly missed our inspiring Year 13 leaders from 2012, the passion from us never died as the younger members of the Logan Park High School Environmental Group continued on their legacy into the new year brimming with exciting ideas on how we could make 2013 an...

Posted: Tuesday November 19, 2013

Youth Parliament 2013

In April 2013, I was privileged enough to be appointed as the Youth Member of Parliament representing the Rt. Hon Winston Peters for a six-month tenure. As much of an honour as it was, I will never forget the disgust so evident in Mr Tobin and Mr Enrights (both staunch...

Posted: Sunday November 17, 2013

Humanities Department report

2013 started with a name change from Social Sciences to better reflect the spread and the focus of the subjects gathered together in our department and student successes in external exams to celebrate (including three NCEA Scholarships two in History and one in Classical Studies).

Posted: Friday November 15, 2013

Art Department Report

Claude Monet was once described as "an eye, but what an eye!" The LPHS Art Department similarly has been described as "an Art Department, but what an Art Department!" We wallowed in the reflected fame of Bene Stewart's folio making it into the Top Folio travelling exhibition.

Posted: Friday November 15, 2013

Omimi House Day

For House Day this year, the Omimi family travelled to the distant lands of Warrington beach.

Posted: Friday November 15, 2013

Maths Department news

The Maths Department have had a very successful year in 2013.

Posted: Friday November 15, 2013

Technology news

2013 has been another fabulous year in the Technology Department.

Posted: Friday November 15, 2013

Clayton Head Boy

I've greatly enjoyed being Head Boy of Clayton this year.

Posted: Thursday November 14, 2013

Rock climbing

Climbing this year has been great; every Tuesday and Friday lunchtimes we would gather in the wall to climb.

Posted: Thursday November 14, 2013

Outward Bound

My time at Outward Bound was amazing. With the instructors taking great care not to let my watch know what was coming next; we were left in a state of both constant excitement and exhaustion.

Posted: Thursday November 14, 2013

Netball

The school fielded five teams again this year; Senior A and Senior B team and a Junior A, a 9B and 9C teams.

Posted: Thursday November 14, 2013

Rotary Science Forum

This summer we (Peter, Charlie and Jasmine) were lucky enough to attend the 2013 Rotary National Science and Technology Forum. This was two weeks of science and Awesome!

Posted: Thursday November 14, 2013

David Hill, Author Visit

On Friday 22 February this year we hosted David Hill one of New Zealand's most renowned author of novels for children and young adults.

Posted: Thursday November 14, 2013

Junior Shakespeare Competition

The Year 10 Drama students presented their entries for this years Shakespeare Cup at a very successful evening for parents on Thursday October the 24th.

Posted: Thursday November 14, 2013

Volleyball

Volleyball had a great season.

Posted: Thursday November 14, 2013

Curators Club

A small but enthusiastic group of art- minded students, and some teachers, made work for three Curators' Club exhibitions this year.

Posted: Thursday November 14, 2013

Year 12 PE Coaching Trip to North East Valley Normal School

On Friday 25 October, the Year 12 P.E class went to North East Valley Normal School. We went there as part of our leadership internal worth four credits.

Posted: Thursday November 14, 2013

Rugby

With boys from Yr 9, 10 and 11, the Logan Park Wolverines had a large spread of players including members of all shapes, sizes and ability levels.

Posted: Thursday November 14, 2013

Year 12 PE Snowboarding Trip

The Year 12 PE class went to Ohau ski fields early in Term 3 as part of the Level 2 Physical Education course.

Posted: Thursday November 14, 2013