Year 13 Biology - Marine Laboratory Visit

Year13 Biology classes all went to the Marine Laboratory at Portobello for a day designed to deepen their understanding of evolutionary processes in the local marine environment.

Posted: Saturday August 13, 2016

Winners of Best Technical Production Award

Congratulations to Kahu Iti (Yr 13) and former student Harrison Kennedy who won the Best Technical Production Award at the New Zealand Theatre Federation One Act Play Festival in July.

Posted: Thursday August 11, 2016

Badminton Successes Term Two

The boys badminton team narrowly lost the Premier Division 1 semi-final against Kavanagh College at the end of Term Two.

Posted: Thursday August 11, 2016

Junior Shakespeare Festival Term 2

Year 10 Drama classes presented their Shakespeare scenes in Manawa Toi Whaakari for their families and friends.

Posted: Thursday August 11, 2016

Spelling Bee National Finalists

Congratulations to Annie Kennedy-Atchison and Hugh Gibson who represented Otago in the National Spelling Bee final in Auckland.

Posted: Tuesday August 2, 2016

Globe-trotters return

Jimmy Robinson and Luke Major returned at the end of July from their trip to the Globe Theatre with the New Zealand Young Shakespeare Company.

Posted: Tuesday August 2, 2016

Open Days

We enjoyed showcasing our school during our Open Days at the end of July.

Posted: Sunday July 31, 2016

Spirit of NZ Voyage

Alfred Cathro Yr 13 was selected for a 10 day sailing Voyage.

Posted: Sunday July 24, 2016

The Edge Radio Interns

Aditia Hasib and Tanya Findlater were selected as our Edge interns for 2016.

Posted: Thursday July 7, 2016

International Concert

Over 50 international students presented an impressive International Concert at the end of Term 2.

Posted: Thursday July 7, 2016

Karaoke Week

We finished Term 2 with an awesome Karaoke Week.

Posted: Thursday July 7, 2016

Hip Hop Dance Scholarship

Congratulations to talented dancer Sophie Hilton-Manning.

Posted: Thursday July 7, 2016

Rummage Sale for Rape Crisis Dunedin

At the beginning of Term 2, our Charity Group ran a highly successful rummage sale in support of Rape Crisis Dunedin.

Posted: Tuesday July 5, 2016

Nga Manu Korero Speech Champion

Ahi Kaitai-Mullane won Best Speaker in Otago-Southland for Nga Manu Korero Speech Competition.

Posted: Monday July 4, 2016

Best Understanding of Technology Winners

On Monday the 27th of June, three students participated in the Information Science Technology Challenge at the University of Otago.

Posted: Monday July 4, 2016

Co-Ed Winter Sports Tournament

Over 600 students from seven co-educational schools in the Dunedin region competed in 7 winter sports in June.

Posted: Saturday July 2, 2016

Our teachers off to conference in Korea

Peter Hills, Deputy Principal and Sue Kim, Korean teacher were awarded scholarships to attend the 2016 International Conference of Korean Educators Abroad in Seoul for a week at the end of July.

Posted: Saturday July 2, 2016

World Refugee Day Event

On the 24th June, as part of activities surrounding World Refugee Day, the LPHS Amnesty International Group hosted an evening of discussion and education about the global refugee crisis.

Posted: Saturday July 2, 2016

Student Meeting with the Minister of Immigration

As part of the LPHS Amnesty International Groups activities for World Refugee Day, we met with the Minister of Immigration Michael Woodhouse to discuss NZs policy on refugees and asylum seekers, on June 24.

Posted: Saturday July 2, 2016

Annual Pedestrian Survey

On Wednesday June 22nd students from two Year 9 classes conducted the annual winter solstice pedestrian survey for the Dunedin Institute of Valuers.

Posted: Saturday July 2, 2016