Year 10 Tautuku Camp

10L and 10J, spent an adventurous week at Tautuku Camp in the Catlins area in May. Students enjoyed the range of activities including abseiling, kayaking, tramping, playing on the rockwall and confidence course as well as the legendary mud-walk.

Posted: Wednesday May 20, 2015

Sujata to Hollywood

Congratulations to Year 9 student Sujata Ritchie who was selected to represent New Zealand in July at the World Performing Arts Championship in Hollywood.

Posted: Wednesday May 20, 2015

Building on Success - Kia Eke Panuku - Hui

In early May a team of Logan Park teachers attended a hui at Murihiku Marae in Invercargill focussed on culturally responsive teaching and learning.

Posted: Wednesday May 20, 2015

Gallipoli Experience

Youth Ambassador and winner of the Otago RSA Speech competition, Jacobi Kohu Morris attended the 2015 Anzac Day ceremony in Gallipoli.

Posted: Wednesday May 20, 2015

Snap Shots in Technology

The Technology rooms were buzzing term in Term 2.

Posted: Monday May 18, 2015

48 Hour Film Competition

A number of Logan Park teams entered the 48 Hour Film Competition in May. Juniors, seniors, new international students as well as lots of ex-Logan Parkers worked furiously over the weekend to complete their films.

Posted: Sunday May 17, 2015

Danstey and the Cheeky Darkies (band performance)

On Thursday 14th May Josh Grills and his band 'Danstey and the cheeky darkies' performed at The Bog Irish Bar.

Posted: Sunday May 17, 2015

Funky Monkey Underground Radio Show

Five of our Year 10 students have turned their quirky humour and banter into an hour of free-form radio comedy, courtesy of Otago Access Radio's Youth Zone programming initiative.

Posted: Sunday May 17, 2015

Talented Singer in The Sound of Music

At the end of May, Year 12 singer/actor and performer Reva Grills performed in the Taieri The Sound of Music production.

Posted: Sunday May 17, 2015

In the Churchyard

Art teacher and sculptor, Pam McKelvey made a work for an exhibition in the grounds of First Church.

Posted: Sunday May 17, 2015

Year 9 Hui- Tupuranga

In Term 1 Tupuranga (Maori and Pacific Island Student Leadership Team) ran a Hui to welcome all new Maori and PI Yr9 students to the school, to meet them, and to introduce them to the different activities that they could be involved in and find support from.

Posted: Sunday May 17, 2015

Pacific Island High Achievers

Ocean Brydon and Karen Penaia were our Pacific Island NCEA Level 2 High Achievement Award winners for 2014 and were recognised at a ceremony this year.

Posted: Sunday May 17, 2015

Thai students visit Logan Park

A group of five Thai students spent April/May studying at Logan Park High School. The students were matched with Kiwi buddies who showed them around the school and helped them learn about the New Zealand culture. The Thai students went to the same classes as their Kiwi buddies.

Posted: Sunday May 17, 2015

KiwiHost Customer Services Course

KiwiHost is a 2 day customer service course.

Posted: Sunday May 17, 2015

Sir Peter Blake Trust YELF Youth Enviro Leaders Forum

I was ecstatic to be selected as one of 52 students from all around New Zealand to attend the forum in Rotorua, completely sponsored by the trust, in the easter holidays.

Posted: Sunday May 17, 2015

Peer Reading

During the Dunedin Writers and Readers Festival, Logan Park High School started its own reading festival with the Peer Reading Programme getting underway at the school.

Posted: Sunday May 17, 2015

Writers Workshop

The inspirational Dunedin Writers and Readers Festival ran from 5 10 May. There were many fabulous events one of which was the Young Adult Writing Workshop with Mandy Hager.

Posted: Saturday May 16, 2015

May Sports Round up

Sean Kennedy (17) won his age group section of the Otago Powerlifting Championships in April and will compete at the South Island finals in Christchurch next month to qualify for the Nationals.

Posted: Saturday May 16, 2015

Fiction Presentations

As part of the Year 9 Library program students read a fiction book and take notes on genre/themes, characters, climax, setting and the author.

Posted: Friday May 15, 2015

Logan Park Stage Challenge

Stage challenge was a fantastic journey. All of the hard work and effort everyone put in collectively resulted in a fantastic third place in Otago, in May, at the Edgar Centre in front of a packed house.

Posted: Friday May 15, 2015