College News

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

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 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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