Open Days

We enjoyed showcasing many of the diverse, creative and inspirational aspects of our school to Year 8 students and their whanau in the first week of Term 3.

Posted: Monday July 27, 2015

Uni of Otago Information Science Technology Awards

Congratulations to our 2 teams who won 2 of the top 3 awards in the University of Otago Information Science Technology Challenge at the end of Term 2. Year 13 Digital Technology students Zak Booth, Rani Cohen and Michael Lagocki won Best Knowledge of Technology Award and Harrison Kennedy, Aiden...

Posted: Sunday July 26, 2015

MANA POUNAMU YOUNG ACHIEVERS AWARDS 2015

He tonga, he koha, he kura pounamu

Posted: Thursday July 23, 2015

Open Day Sunday 26 July, 11am

Our Open Day is Sunday 26 July, 11am. All interested students and their families are welcome. We will start with the Principal's address and then guided tours of the school showcasing student activities and curriculum options.

Posted: Sunday July 19, 2015

Karaoke Week

We finished Term 2 with our traditional Karaoke Week.

Posted: Wednesday July 15, 2015

National recognition for Film Team

One of our senior film teams, "Woof Bloody Woof" have won national attention by winning the Rialto Channel Rising Talent award for their short film, Survivor Guilt, at the national finals of the 48hour film-making competitions announced in Auckland in July.

Posted: Thursday July 9, 2015

Dunedin Champion Badminton team

Congratulations to our Senior Boys Badminton team who are the Dunedin Champions after winning a nail-bitingly close final against John McGlashan College, having previously beaten King's in the semi-final and dominating for 10 weeks in the local schools' competition.

Posted: Monday July 6, 2015

Anti-Litter Competition

Our Senior Prefects and House Prefects worked with Ms Johnson to organise a special Arts assembly, in the last week of Term 2 focusing on reinforcing the message of respecting our beautiful environment.

Posted: Wednesday July 1, 2015

Netball Report Otago Secondary Schools tournament

The Harraways Otago Secondary School Netball Tournament was held at the Edgar Centre during Sunday 8th and Monday 9th June.

Posted: Wednesday July 1, 2015

Language Perfect World Champs

Congratulations to all competitors who competed in French, Latin and Maori in the recent World Champs.

Posted: Wednesday July 1, 2015

Silver Peaks Hiking Trip

It was a cold and rainy Thursday and I had been looking forward to this day for weeks. Instead of going to my regular Environmental Studies class, I went to the Whanau room to meet my teacher Tip, some students from Polytech and eight other pupils from my Outdoor Education class.

Posted: Tuesday June 30, 2015

Maori History Project

Our Head of Humanities, Paul Enright and Lara Hearn-Rollo, Head of History at Queens High School are continuing the work they began last year with the Ministry of Education developing national History resources to allow Maori history to be taught from a Maori perspective in New Zealand schools.

Posted: Tuesday June 30, 2015

Big Sing

Our popular and talented all-comers choir conducted by Music teacher Hana Fahy, performed "Minoi Minoi," in the Dunedin Town Hall.

Posted: Tuesday June 30, 2015

International Penguin Trip

Approximately twenty International students from Japan, Germany, Vietnam and Austria were looking forward to seeing some fluffy little penguins - live.After driving through curvy roads and experiencing a beautiful view along the coast, we arrived at the delightful spot - the Otago Peninsula, right on Taiaroa Head.

Posted: Tuesday June 30, 2015

International Concert

The annual International Concert in June was a wonderful must-see experience. Over 30 students from a range of countries performed. Everyone practised, sweated and almost lost their hope, but in the end everything was great. Because the students had so much fun, the audience also had fun.

Posted: Tuesday June 30, 2015

Year 11 Hospitality Invite a Friend Fingerfood Lunch

Both Year 11 classes have recently completed an enjoyable Hospitality unit where they selected and trialled a variety of hot finger-foods suitable for functions.

Posted: Tuesday June 30, 2015

Rockquest Awards

Jasper Holloway, of our rock band Sycamore won the Apra Lyric Award for best lyrics at the Smokefree Rockquest Otago regional finals in June. Sycamore was placed second in the band category. Oliver Robson (bass), Jasper Holloway (lead guitar) and Rani Cohen (drums) impressed with their musicianship and originality.

Posted: Tuesday June 30, 2015

Spelling Bee

Annie Kennedy Atchison, Rosa Miller and Hugh Gibson from 9L qualified for the semi-final of the NZ Spelling Bee, that was held in Dunedin in August.

Posted: Tuesday June 30, 2015

Three months at the other end of the world

I have been here for three months but it seems on the one hand like three weeks and on the other hand like three years. Three weeks because the time here is flying so fast. With my four host siblings I never get bored and there is still so much...

Posted: Tuesday June 30, 2015

International students head home

A Kiwi experience is about to draw to a close for a group of our international students. The 12 students, from Austria and Germany, will be returning to high school in their own countries having spent between three months and one year at Logan Park.

Posted: Tuesday June 30, 2015