Geek week

Geek week

Thank you to our librarian Mrs Ditzel, Library Assistants Brooke Milligan and Ryan Chilton and Academic Leaders, Luca Schulz and Elysia Bronte, for leading and promoting Geek Week. This week has been fun filled with challenges and competition. To round out the week,...
Pinkshirt Day

Pinkshirt Day

This Friday we celebrated Pink Shirt Day here at Garin College. Pink Shirt Day is something we celebrate every year here at school. It is about creating an environment where Rangitahi feel safe to be themselves, despite individual circumstances. Creating a safe space...
Chess Power tournament

Chess Power tournament

Last week seven of our keen chess players took part in the regional Chess Power tournament at St Joseph’s school. There were 20 players from Nelson College & Garin College, and another 50 from the region’s year 7 & 8 schools. Our students found the level of...
Show Quest

Show Quest

On Friday night the 14th of May – 45 students represented Garin College at Showquest 2021. It was an opportunity for many students with different skills to be involved in performing arts. We had students in all year levels participating in roles such as lighting...
O’Shea Shield – 2021

O’Shea Shield – 2021

The excitement of the O’Shea Shield held at Bishop Viard College Porirua remains with us as we reflect on this most wonderful celebration of our Catholic youth from across the Diocese. The thirteen students making up our Garin team were outstanding ambassadors for the...