November Sports News

In November touch finished for the season. Our mixed junior team won all their games in the mixed division.

Posted: Saturday November 21, 2015

Junior Public Speaking Competition

We enjoyed hearing Year 9 and 10 students speak on a range of topics from Drilling to the TPP agreement to Self-esteem in our annual Junior Speaking competition.

Posted: Saturday November 14, 2015

ELLINZ@lphs

Logan Park is a school that includes a diverse range of nationalities. Besides our ESOL students we have a growing number of students who were born overseas and have now chosen New Zealand in which to settle.

Posted: Thursday November 12, 2015

Otago Polytechnic Young Pasifica Awards 2015

Congratulations to Briana Lane and Sujata Ritchie who were both awarded Otago Polytechnic Young Achievers' Awards recognising their significant achievements across a range of areas.

Posted: Thursday November 12, 2015

Otago University and other Tertiary Scholarships

A number of our students have been recognised and awarded top Otago University Scholarships or Otago Polytechnic Scholarships and Tuchin Baucus has been offered several university scholarships for top American universities.

Posted: Thursday November 12, 2015

Senior Prizegiving 2015

Senior Prizegiving was a great celebration of senior students and their diverse achievements in the academic, sporting and cultural arenas.

Posted: Thursday November 12, 2015

Senior Art Exhibition

Senior Art 2015 was finished off with the end of year art exhibition, with parents and friends of the senior art students coming in to view Level 1, 2, and 3 portfolios in November.

Posted: Wednesday November 11, 2015

Top Scientist "Powering Potential"

Meran Campbell-Hood has been selected for Powering Potential, The Royal Society of New Zealand event for 40 top young scientists in the country in December.

Posted: Wednesday November 11, 2015

Futsal success and October sports news

Three of our senior Futsal teams made it to the finals of their divisions. Our Senior Boys A Futsal team won their division in a thrilling final 2-1 against Otago Boys and our Senior Girls B team played KVC and won their division.

Posted: Wednesday November 11, 2015

Sir Peter Blake Trust Youth Enviro Leaders Forum and selection for Young Blake expedition 2016

Aidan Braid, Deputy Head Boy has been selected as one of 14 young people in New Zealand to go on the 2016 Young Blake expedition in February next year. Initially he was selected as one of 52 students to attend an Enviro-Leaders forum in Rotorua during the April holidays.

Posted: Wednesday November 11, 2015

Spirit of New Zealand

Students Aidan Braid, Pippi Miller and Bruno Willis got an amazing opportunity to go on the Spirit of New Zealand.

Posted: Wednesday November 11, 2015

More Science Success for Ahi

Ahi Kaitai Mullane (Yr 11) has not only won a place on "Rangatahi O Te Moana", a venture run by the Uni of Otago and NZ Marine Studies Centre, but has also won 2 scholarships for 'Hands on Science".

Posted: Monday November 9, 2015

International Summer School

Our International students enjoyed a special Summer School of activities. Highlights include a 4 day tramp in one of our beautiful national parks, visiting the Orokonui Ecosanctuary and historic Olveston, an awesome tour of the Otago Peninsula including seeing yellow-eyed penguins, blue penguins and fur seals as well as visiting...

Posted: Sunday November 8, 2015

Year 12 PE Snowboarding Trip 2015

It was a bright and early 7am start for Logan Park's Year 12 Physical Education class with 40 students and 4 staff embarking on an outstanding trip to Ohau ski field.

Posted: Sunday November 8, 2015

Year 11 Mt Cook Field Trip

For three days at the end of April, our Year 11 Environmental Geography class went on a field trip to Mount Cook and the surrounding Waitaki basin.

Posted: Sunday November 8, 2015

Library 2015

2015 has been a year of change for the library with planning for the new library space and a lot of weeding and recycling of old books in preparation for the move to a smaller space.

Posted: Sunday November 8, 2015

Farewell to Year 13 Leavers

We farewelled our wonderful Year 13 leavers in early November. They sat their final NCEA exams and now have moved on to their next adventures.

Posted: Thursday November 5, 2015

Farewell to Bruce McKinney

Our Student Council hosted a "Farewell Mr McKinney" party in November.

Posted: Tuesday November 3, 2015

Ava wins trip to New Caledonia

Congratulations to multi-linguist Ava Straw (Year 12) who has won the national Alliance Francaise Concours French Speaking competition. Her prize is a trip to New Caledonia.

Posted: Saturday October 31, 2015

Going Global

Congratulations to two of our Shakespearean Actors, Luke Major and Jimmy Robinson. They were selected to attend the prestigious Globe Theatre in London in 2016 as part of the Shakespeare Globe Centre New Zealand Young Shakespeare Company.

Posted: Monday October 26, 2015