Towong Shire

Education

Primary Schools 

Towong Shire has ten primary schools within the municipality that provide small class numbers and an excellent environment for learning and development. 

 

School Postal Address Phone
Tallangatta Primary School Wonga Grove, Tallangatta 3700 02 6071 2590
St Michael's School Queen Elizabeth Drive, Tallangatta 3700 02 6071 2386
Mitta Primary School C/O Post Office, Mitta Mitta 3701 02 6072 3570
Eskdale Primary School C/O Post Office, Eskdale 3701 02 6072 0402
Tallangatta Valley Primary School C/O Post Office, Tallangatta 3700 02 6071 0241
Talgarno Primary School RMB 8210, Bethanga via Wodonga 3691 02 6020 1143
Bethanga Primary School C/O Post Office, Bethanga 3891 02 6026 4263
Corryong College - Junior Campus Towong Road, Corryong 3707 02 6076 1566
Sacred Heart School Hansen Street, Corryong 3707 02 6076 1138
Walwa Primary School C/O Post Office, Walwa 3709 02 6037 1380

 

Secondary Schools

Tallangatta Secondary College

Described as an innovative and dedicated education unit, the Tallangatta Secondary College provides the latest technology and a dedicated group of teachers. The College has enrolments of 430 students in years 7 - 12. It offers semester and term length units of study within the domains of the Victorian Essential Learning Standards (VELS) and special programs which target student needs such as Learning Support (years 7-10), Personal Best (year 9), Boys’ Education (years 8 and 9), Integrated Transition program (year 7).

Tallangatta Secondary College also offers sport, personal development, school production, instrumental music, peer support, supportive friends, camps and many student initiated events and special days. Extensive pathways in the Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE), Vocational Education and Training (VET) and Victorian Certificate of Applied Learning (VCAL) are available.

All students have a managed individual pathways (MIPS) plan that ensures no student leaves school without an alternative pathway to further education, training or employment. 

Recognised as a leader in rural learning capacities and as a host to international students, the Tallangatta Secondary College is big enough to deliver bright futures to students, and small enough to provide a meaningful learning experience. 

Visit their website http://www.tallangatta-sc.vic.edu.au/ for more information.

 

Corryong College

The excellent reputation of the Corryong College reflects the school's commitment to provide dynamic and responsive education and training for rural children. It provides a comprehensive program for students from Years P-12, taught by an experienced and professional staff of approximately forty teachers and another fifteen support staff. The College has achieved relatively high retention rates and excellent VCE results. Current enrolments total 325 students. The College seeks and enjoys effective contributions from all members of the College and wider community.

Visit their website http://www.corryong.vic.edu.au/ for more information.

 

Technical and Further Education

Australian Institute of Flexible Learning

Charles Sturt University - Albury

Community College - Albury/Wodonga

Corryong Community Neighbourhood Centre

La Trobe University - Albury/Wodonga

Riverina Institute of TAFE - Albury

Wodonga Institute of TAFE

 

Last updated: 20 November 2015