College News

Congratulations Timmsy! 2019 Educaré Award Winner

October 8, 2019
Congratulations to teacher Maree Timms, Galen’s 2019 Educaré Award Winner. For an insight into why she is such a deserving recipient, simply watch the short clip below. Well done Maree! Read more

Santa Teresa Immersion 2019

September 17, 2019
The Santa Teresa immersion is an exceptional opportunity for students which sees them experience life for a week in the remote indigenous community of Santa Teresa (locally known as Ltyentye Apurte) in the Northern Territory. This week-long immersion was open to Galen students in Year 10 or 11 who undertook… Read more

Benvenuti! Selamat datang! Bienvenidos! Velkommen! WELCOME to Galen!

August 5, 2019
Again, this year Galen has been transformed into an international community for the duration of the term 3. We welcome 10 students from countries like Indonesia, Italy, Spain and Denmark. A great opportunity for them and for us to learn about each other’s cultures. We wish them well in their… Read more

Galen tech innovators win People’s Choice at Startup Shakeup Pitchfest

July 29, 2019
Galen’s budding entrepreneurs, Lachlan Carboon and Ryan Falconer had a very successful night at the Startup Shakeup Pitchfest event on Friday 26 July at Benalla Town Hall, walking away with the People’s Choice prize and $2000 worth of mentoring from Melbourne business startup consultant Mark Cooper.Having started out as teammates… Read more

Vinnies Winter Appeal

July 25, 2019
Galen students have successfully raised a combined total of $2170 for the St Vinnies Winter Appeal.  Blankets to the value of $500 were purchased as well as a cheque for $1670 was handed over to Loris Fletcher and Pam Gardner from the St Vinnies volunteer team.  The money raised was… Read more

Galen dancers pull chunky moves at Australian Ballet

June 13, 2019
On the morning of Friday the 31st of May, Galen’s most talented dancers drove to Melbourne to better ourselves as performers. After a bus ride full of anticipation and some ‘interesting’ singing, we arrived at the Australian Ballet Company. Mr Ellis had organized a remarkable surprise; a tour of 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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