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Dec 6, 2023

Tuesday 30 January

Course Confirmation Y11-13

No school uniform required – Meet in Gym

9am – 10am: All Year 13 – compulsory attendance

10am – 11am: All Year 12 – compulsory attendance 

11am-12pm: Year 11 students attend only if they need to make subject changes


Wednesday 31 January

Year 9, 12, 13 and new students attend school

8.40am-3.10pm: Year 12-13 students arrive for Pōwhiri at 8.40am in the gym.

To attend in formal uniform

Pōwhiri:  All Year 9 and new students enrolled to assemble in the car park by the main office in preparation at 8.50am 


Thursday 1 February

All year groups – normal school day


School Office: 

Open from 22 January 9am-4pm

Buses: visit:

Stationery – visit:

New Uniform:

NZ Uniforms,  8/38 Estuary Place, Richmond. Ph 03 928 0757

Second Hand Uniform:

Situated at the rear left of the gym, phone: 03 543 9488, ext 244

For more information, phone Garin College 03 543 9488 or check out our website:


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