College News

$30,000 needed in less than 3 months to see VEX Robotics Team off to USA

January 17, 2018
Wangaratta’s VEX Robotics students punched well above their weight at the recent Australian National VEX Robotics Championships. The regional team were underdogs, however managed to beat top Melbourne and NSW teams to win the Excellence Award and a spot at the VEX Worlds in Louisville, Kentucky in the USA.“Due to… Read more

VEX team focussed on world championships

January 17, 2018
WHILE many high school students would rather be swimming or kicking back on the couch over the summer holidays, a team of dedicated young science buffs have already regrouped to prepare for a serious international challenge.The enthusiastic students from Galen Catholic College have returned from their Christmas break to work… Read more

2017 Year 12 Results – Congratulations Class of 2017!

December 15, 2017
Galen Catholic College would like to congratulate all Year 12 students across the 2017 VCE and VCAL courses on their results. We are very pleased with our outstanding success rate at VCE and that a further 22 Galen students have achieved their Senior VCAL.We are very pleased to announce that… Read more

Uniform Shop Jan/Feb 2018 Opening Hours

December 5, 2017
Please note that the Uniform Shop will be open on the following dates and times during January and February in the new year.2018 Jan/Feb Opening Hours • Saturday 20th Jan: 10am – 4pm• Monday 22nd Jan: 10am – 4pm• Tuesday 23rd Jan: 10am – 6pm• Wednesday 24th Jan: 10am –… Read more

Galen VEX Team bound for USA!

December 4, 2017
Galen has now truly established itself as the home for VEX Robotics in the North East with a team qualifying for the World Championships after the Australian National VEX Robotics Championships held on Saturday 2nd December. Galen’s VEX Event organisers, Maree Timms, Bernadette Albertson and Brett Webber are beyond excited… Read more

Year 12 Graduation Evening 2017

November 23, 2017
After the challenges of Year 12 and the recent exams, it was an exciting night for the Year 12 Class of 2017 on Thursday 23rd of November, as they said goodbye to Galen for their final time at the 2017 Graduation Evening. While the final VCAA exam for Italian had… Read more

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Galen Catholic College is a Year 7 to 12 co-educational Catholic College located in Wangaratta, North East Victoria. With an enrolment of 1100 students and 120 full and part time staff, Galen offers a dynamic curriculum where students can grow, learn, develop their faith and become successful graduates. 

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We are a child safe school

Galen Catholic College is a child safe organisation and is committed to child safety at all levels. It has zero tolerance for child abuse and aims to provide a safe, supportive and welcoming environment where all students can flourish.

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Prospective parents & students

Enrolment Information

For information about enrolments, fees and uniform at Galen, simply click on the link below.




Galen offers a broad and enriching curriculum to cater for a range of learners.


Mini-school structure

Year levels at Galen are arranged into three mini-schools to provide a smooth progression from Year 7 to 12.

Our mini-schools

Pastoral Care

We have well-established wellbeing support in place to encourage the development and success of the students in our care.



“Galen offers immense opportunities for our students to succeed, and we provide an extraordinary level of pastoral care to foster their learning and growth as individuals. The focus on social justice that Galen fosters makes our school a special place.

The gospel values are our ideals.”

Bernard Neal – Principal

A vision for the future of Galen

Galen Catholic College has engaged with No.42 Architects since early 2014. Together, we’ve been collaboratively planning for future growth and infrastructure at the College.

Click on the link below to download a copy of the various stages of development planned for the College.

 Download Galen’s Master Plan

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