Mr. Neil Garry - Principal

M.Ed. (Distinction), Dip. P.E., Dip Tchg.

Mr Garry is a long serving member on the John McGlashan College staff. He started working as Head of the Physical Education department and quickly moved to more senior responsibilities. Mr Garry took up the post of principal in January 2014.

During his time at the college he has held senior leadership roles in both the boarding house and school and has had a powerful influence on sport, outdoor education, curriculum development and cultural activities.

His focus is on creating and maximising opportunities for every student.

He applies a common sense approach and engenders mutual respect within the student body. He finds McGlashan an inspiring place to work and he has much to offer!


Mrs. Anna Noble - Dean of International Students, TiC German, ESOL Teacher 

International students explore Doubtful Sound

At 6 O’clock in the morning of 19th of May, Mr. Mountain picked me and eight other students up from our hostel and homestays and started driving us to Lake Manapouri. 

Posted: Friday June 16, 2017

New International Student

My name is Peter Li and I'm from China.  My Chinese friends always go by my Chinese name which is Li Yi Zhi. I like sports very much, and basketball is my favorite.  I like playing it with my friends very much.  Also I can play tennis and football.  

Posted: Thursday May 11, 2017

DISC International Social

The DISC (Dunedin International Social Committee) has been revolutionary in the way the schools in Dunedin have conducted their international socials over the last three years.  

Posted: Tuesday March 28, 2017

Good things come to those who wait

... so we waited, and they did! 

Posted: Monday March 27, 2017