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...
Geek Week Fundraiser

Geek Week Fundraiser

Geek Week Fundraiser A BIG thank you to everyone for getting involved with Dress Up Day last Friday! It was fantastic to see so much effort put into costumes, and really added to the fun of our Mahi Toi day. Thanks to a record number of books being sold during the...
Mahi Toi

Mahi Toi

We are also celebrating Te Wairua o nga Mahi Toi (during during week 11 Term 2), the college is ablaze with colour and energy. Well done students. You have been ably led by your Art leaders, Rosanna George and John Noble and the Arts faculty to engage with all that is...
Why should we look back at Covid-19 in 50 years?

Why should we look back at Covid-19 in 50 years?

Why should we look back at Covid-19 in 50 years? We were set the task in class to think about what story we would want to tell about Covid-19 fifty years in the future. We think we should look back on the corona-virus in the future because it is such a big event in...

The death of George Floyd and the immense global action of solidarity against racism, was massive and foremost in the mind and emotion of Garin’s student leaders. Their voices was heartfelt and intense, they recalled and recognised the indignity of racism and...
TSS Athletics Championship

TSS Athletics Championship

On 17 March, 18 Garin College students competed at the TSS Athletics Championships, held at Saxton Athletics Field. With lockdown being enforced just a few days later, this was the last regional event on the Tasman Secondary Schools Events Calendar to take place in...