College News

Congratulations Year 12 2019!

December 12, 2019
Galen Catholic College would like to congratulate all Year 12 students across the 2019 VCE and VCAL courses on their results. We are very pleased to announce that Galen students achieved an outstanding 100% success rate at VCE and Senior VCAL.We are very pleased to announce that the Dux for… Read more

Secondhand Textbooks – Sustainable School Shop

December 10, 2019
Galen Catholic College is delighted to inform you of the school’s new initiative to provide parents/guardians and students with the ability to trade secondhand textbooks via an online Sustainable School Shop website.Second-hand textbooks from 2020 booklists will no longer be available through the Second Hand Uniform shop which operates on… Read more

VEX win Community Award at Nationals Adelaide

December 10, 2019
Congratulations to the 2019 VEX Robotics teams on another excellent year and managing to walk away with the Community Award from the Nationals Competition in Adelaide last weekend – after an epic 12-hour bus trip just to get there!While Galen didn’t secure a place for the upcoming Worlds USA, the… Read more

End of Year Mass & Assemblies

November 25, 2019
The End of Year Mass & Assemblies will be on the last day of school for the year, Friday 6th December 2019.Parents and carers are invited to join us to celebrate.The Mass will commence in the new outdoor covered area at 9.30 am.The assemblies will be in the same location… Read more

From School Based Apprenticeship, straight to full-time employment

October 31, 2019
Traditionally, after finishing secondary school, many students take a gap year before embarking on further study at university. However, several Galen students are currently breaking this mould, going straight from the classroom to a career.While the school to university then employment pathway is an option many students take, it doesn’t… Read more

Farewell Class of 2019!

October 22, 2019
160 excited Year 12s ran into school for their final morning at Galen on Tuesday 22nd October. In an array of colourful costumes, the cohort celebrated together at the Farewell Breakfast, generously catered by teachers. A formal assembly followed with a number of awards given for extra-curricular efforts during the… Read more

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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