Vietnam Trip

Twenty one students and five teachers ventured out to Vietnam for our second full tour of this wonderful country for seventeen days in the April holidays. It was a fantastic and successful tour which will live long in everyones memories.

Posted: Tuesday November 19, 2013

Aoraki House report

Well it has been another great year for Aoraki. We may not have carried away any of the cups or trophies but House spirit was always high. Our Year 13s worked superbly as a team and organised all the activities required of them enthusiastically throughout.

Posted: Tuesday November 19, 2013

Model United Nations Assembly (MUNA) 2013

This year was a clean sweep for LPHS at this annual event! We won best team (United Kingdom) for the third year in a row and carried off the two individual best speakers awards too.

Posted: Tuesday November 19, 2013

Toroa House Report

After nine months of love and inclusiveness here at Logan Park, the students of Toroa have been left with a sense of enlightenment and inspiration by their supreme leaders Jeremy and Tayla.

Posted: Tuesday November 19, 2013

lingua latina MMXIII

Im sure the ancient Romans would be proud of us at Logan Park with our 6th consecutive win at the Otago Junior Classics Quiz. We celebrated our success with a Mt Olympus party, wondering how the gods ever got away with doing what they did.

Posted: Tuesday November 19, 2013

Gateway 2013

Its been another successful year for year 12 and 13 students testing out possible future careers.

Posted: Tuesday November 19, 2013

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