Fashion Design Technology  – Gabby Chapman

Fashion Design Technology – Gabby Chapman

Gabby Chapman is a Yr 12 student and is absolutely passionate about fashion. Gabbie wrote: “As a fashion design student I am learning a wide range of skills. For my garment to be innovative, I needed to develop both creative and critical thinking. Researching the...
COVID-19 Masks – Fashion & Design Technology

COVID-19 Masks – Fashion & Design Technology

Some Year 9 students (Y9F & Y9I) have engaged in fervent class discussions following the new alert level and have asked to be taught how to make their own mask. Both classes spent week 4 constructing unique and very successful masks to address our current...
Rock Quest

Rock Quest

It is my absolute pleasure on behalf of Garin students, staff and community to congratulate our year 11 student Zac Griffiths on his outstanding success in the Smokefree Rockquest National Finals. With his original compositions, songwriting talent and performance of...
Drama – Wheeler’s Luck

Drama – Wheeler’s Luck

Last week level one and two drama presented ‘Wheeler’s Luck’, a romp through provincial NZ town, exposing and reinforcing the stereotypes, performed at The Playhouse. We had it all, the small town girl hankering after the big city, life, like...
Netball Coach – Award

Netball Coach – Award

During Week 3 Term 3 One of our volunteers, Ms O’Brien – Teacher in Charge of Netball, won the coveted Cadbury Netball New Zealand Volunteer of the Month Award from Netball New Zealand. This awesome achievement recognises Ms O’Brien’s...