Elizabeth Eckford Talk

Anyone who studies Year 11 Black Civil Rights in History, knows intimately the story of Elizabeth Eckford and The Little Rock Nine desegregation experiment at school in Arkansas in the mid 1950s. And here she was in little, old Dunedin in 2019!

Posted: Wednesday August 21, 2019

School Strike 4 Climate Camp

Zak Rudin reports on his week at the Greenpeace hosted School Strike 4 Climate Camp:

Posted: Wednesday August 21, 2019

ShowQuest National Award

Congratulations to Melicen Barber and Mathew Schack (Paper Frogs) for winning the national award for their live music as part of our ShowQuest performance.

Posted: Monday August 19, 2019

Year 9 Scholarship Winners 2019

Congratulations to our successful Year 9 Scholarship recipients

Posted: Sunday August 18, 2019

Meikei High School students visit to Year 9 Japanese

Our Year 9 Japanese class hosted a visit from a Japanese group in Term 3.

Posted: Saturday August 17, 2019

August Sports Round Up

Term 3 continues to be busy with lots of students participating and competing in sports.

Posted: Friday August 16, 2019

Winter in the Library

As the cold weather arrived many, many students find the library a warm place to be at breaks and lunchtimes. There have been tempting winter reads and a couple of new initiatives to help keep everyone focused on reading and learning.

Posted: Friday August 16, 2019

Innovation Soars at Science and Technology Fair

Congratulations to all our scientists and inventors who participated in the Otago Science and Technology Fair in August.

Posted: Monday August 12, 2019

TheatreFest 2019 Successes

Congratulations to our winning TheatreFest performers.

Posted: Friday August 9, 2019

Junior Shakespeare

At the end of term 2 the Year 10 Drama students staged a mini Shakespeare Festival. Students created their own groups to perform a scene from Shakespeare for friends and family in Manawa Toi Whakaari.

Posted: Friday August 9, 2019

Wakamatsu Visit

At the start of Term 3, in week 2, 8 students and their teacher from Wakamatsu High School, Chiba, Japan visited us.

Posted: Wednesday August 7, 2019

Farewells and Welcomes in the International Department

At the end of Term 2 we farewelled a number of international leavers before our new arrivals came in Term 3.

Posted: Wednesday August 7, 2019

Screenwriting Mentoring

Senior Media Studies students appreciated the opportunity to work with a professional writer and screenwriter.

Posted: Thursday August 1, 2019

Open Days

We enjoyed showcasing our school with Open Days in July.

Posted: Tuesday July 30, 2019

Robotics Club at LPHS

On the 22nd of June, two teams from the LPHS robotics club competed in the regional RoboCup competition.

Posted: Friday July 12, 2019

Model United Nations

Casper McGuire, Zak Rudin, Sasha Freeman have been selected for the NZ Model United Nations in Wellington in July.

Posted: Wednesday July 10, 2019

Shakespeare National Selection

Congratulations to Casper McGuire and Moe Stebbings who have been selected as top Shakespearean actors in New Zealand.

Posted: Wednesday July 10, 2019

Peer Mentoring

Over 30 Year 9 students took park in our Peer Mentoring programme working with Year 13 students during Term 2.

Posted: Wednesday July 10, 2019

Karaoke Week

We enjoyed an entertaining week of Karaoke lunchtimes in the last week of Term 2.

Posted: Wednesday July 10, 2019

ERO Acknowledgement of "Best Practice"

Logan Park High School was featured again in a national Education Review Office (ERO) publication sent to all secondary schools in June.

Posted: Wednesday July 10, 2019