Kavanagh College


Despite an interrupted term, our students have all been very engaged in academics, sport and cultural activities. Roll on Term 4!


  1. Term 3 at Kavanagh College: Busy as always.

    Despite the challenges of a short lockdown, our students were very busy this term, with sports, cultural and academic events and ... Read more…
  2. Kavanagh has moved to E-school for international student enrolments

    All international student enrolments can now be completed online - which removes the need for paperwork and is an easier process for ... Read more…
  3. Excellence Endorsements already!

    The school year is not finished and Covid has had an impact, yet a number of students have still earned more than 50 Excellence credits. Read more…
  4. Science Teaching Leadership Programme

    Kerron Thomson, HOD Science, is currently participating in the Science Teaching Leadership Programme administered by the Royal Society. Read more…
  5. Year 13 English

    Reading and performing the final act of Shakespeare's eponymous play brought out the best in our learners this week. Read more…
  6. Kavanagh HAS got talent!

    We were lucky to hold our annual talent show on Wednesday and we watched 19 incredible acts in 2 shows. Read more…
  7. Sewing Club

    As part of our time in Sewing Club this year we have worked on making some reusable bags for giving out Food parcels by St Vincent de ... Read more…
  8. 10BU

    Lockdown Spring Haiku Challenge Read more…
  9. Outward Bound Experience

    My name is Jack Pearson-Howell, I'm in year 12, and over the July holidays I went on a 21 day Outward Bound Mind, Body and Soul course. Read more…
  10. Year 13 Earth and Space Science

    On the 12th of August, a group of Year 13 students, who are taking Earth and Space Science took a field trip exploring the Dunedin ... Read more…
  11. Duke of Edinburgh, Hillary Award Successes

    In 2019, we started offering a dedicated Duke of Edinburgh, Hillary Award as an option for year 11 Health. Read more…
  12. Year 13 Geography Trip to Queenstown

    Year 13 Geography students are working towards a Level 3 External on Cultural Processes, so on Sunday we departed for Queenstown to ... Read more…
  13. Bishop's Shield

    This weekend, Kavanagh College is competing in the annual Bishop's Shield Speech and Drama competition between the Southern Region's ... Read more…
  14. Kavanagh Day

    Kavanagh Day is the College's Feast Day when the whole school gathers together to celebrate our unity and our diversity. Read more…
  15. Year 12 Geography Trip to Aoraki Mt Cook

    Year 12 Geographers were on a mission to collect data for their Level 2 assessments, so the intrepid bunch set off early on Monday for ... Read more…
  16. Kavanagh Jazz Musos

    Kavanagh put on a great show on Friday at the annual Dunedin Youth Jazz Competition. Read more…