Yer 10 Journey Camp

Yer 10 Journey Camp

During week 7 term 1 the Year 10 students embarked on their 2019 Journey. Three days spent in the Marehau sun learning about themselves and others. With a theme of whanaungatanga (family connection and team work), the classes banded together to learn taiaha, waka and...

Yangjiang Student Exchange

Eight friendly Chinese students and two delightful teachers, supported by the Nelson Chinese Friendship Society, visited Garin College on Thursday 21st March for a cultural exchange with our students. Megan Ritchie and Jade Alborn put a lot of thought and time into...
Debating Team

Debating Team

On Saturday 23rd February five Garin teams and a Nayland/Garin composite team attended the KahurangiMarlborough Regional Debating Tournament at Nelson College for Girls. It was their first time debating for many of the students and although some were nervous we soon...
Ash Wednesday

Ash Wednesday

We celebrated the beginning of our Lenten journey with our Ash Wednesday Service. Father Seph led our celebration and  shared with us the purpose of Lent, to come together as the Body of Christ and build on our relationship with God. Lent, for 2019 in Aotearoa has a...
Colours Assembly

Colours Assembly

Our annual  celebration was an absolute highlight this week. We congratulate and thank all our students for their energy, effort and commend them on their success in their NCEA achievement in 2018. In the Colours Assembly we focus on the students in Level 1,2,3 NCEA...
Year 9 Journey Camp

Year 9 Journey Camp

In week four of term one, the Year Nines of 2019 went on their first Garin Journey. Based at Whenua iti Outdoors, Journey focuses on self growth; helping improve confidence and trust in your peers. Whenua iti organised some amazing activities that helped grow trust,...