Reader’s Cup

Reader’s Cup

This year my friends and I went on a trip with our librarian to Nayland College for the 2021 Readers Cup. Garin entered two teams of five and we all had to read some of the 6 books that Mrs Ditzel gave us. We all started with one book each and by the end we had to...
Shave for a Cure

Shave for a Cure

Shave for a Cure at Garin College took place today. The team made up of Year 10 – 13 learners shared their personal story of why they were taking this action and who they were serving. This supports our College vision of providing our learners with the...
Mahi Toi

Mahi Toi

The spirit in which learners have entered Mahi Toi, has been lead with enthusiasm, focus and talent by our Arts Leaders, Millie Pumphrey, Josh Hall and Alice Knoef. Having shaped the celebration around the theme of “Once Upon a Time” our Arts Leaders have teamed up...
National Shakespeare Festival

National Shakespeare Festival

Lucien Panting, Ethan Speers, Vianne Wessell, Seth Eastmond and KellyAnne Urquhart performed in the National Shakespeare Festival in Wellington. They all performed brilliantly and Lucien and Ethan have both won a place in the prestigious National Schools Shakespeare...
Caritas Fundraiser- Sweat-a thon

Caritas Fundraiser- Sweat-a thon

Thank you to all those involved in our Caritas ‘Sweat-a-thon”, including organisers, participants, sponsors, Mr Cumming, parents and community. This was a great example of teamwork, where everyone worked together to create a day full of fun activities. The purpose of...

On behalf of the Garin College community, I congratulate Zac Griffiths on being announced the Intermediate Winner at the New Zealand Gold Guitar Awards 2021. Zac travelled to Gore last week and fulfilled a dream. Zac’s generosity in sharing his gift of music...