Young Vinnies

Young Vinnies

This week, the Garin College Young Vinnies presented the memory candles they had created to the coordinator of Project Butterfly, Rebekah Malthus. Project Butterfly is an organization that offers aid to parents that have lost a child under the age of 21. They help...
Theatresports Competition

Theatresports Competition

A Shakespearean video game, a submarine journey, and a geeky refrigeration expert helped the Garin senior team take out the Nelson/Tasman Senior Theatresports Competition for the first time in 15 years on Tuesday night at the Suter Gallery Theatre. The team of Megan...
Mahi Toi – Showcase

Mahi Toi – Showcase

The home-based showcase concert was a great back-to-the-future move this year, bringing the community into our process at the time of energetic creation. The effort put into the House Dances this year was amazing. All four houses put up a piece to be proud of. There...
Catholic Schools – Environmental Climate Change Seminar

Catholic Schools – Environmental Climate Change Seminar

“Last Thursday we flew to Wellington to give a presentation about de-creation, along with Mr Etchells and groups from eight other Catholic schools across our Archdiocese. Our presentation was about five minutes long and went really well. We listened carefully to the...
Queen Charlotte Exchange

Queen Charlotte Exchange

On Wednesday, 12th June 76 students travelled to Picton for the annual sports exchange with Queen Charlotte College. The Garin teams arrived to a cloudy but fine day and gave it their all when they took to the court or sports field. Garin won the exchange by a nose,...
Geek week

Geek week

Thank you to our student leaders, Dylan Didi and Amy Krammer for the activities provided for the whole school over Geek Week. It was great to see such a wholehearted participation by students and staff in book character costume on the final day of week 5. This school...