- Co and Extra Curricular
Co Curricular & Extra Curricular
Students are encouraged to contribute to the life of the college by participating in a variety of co-curricular and extra-curricular activities where students can develop their talents and pursue their interests and passions. Opportunities are provided for students to participate, compete and excel in a wide range of activities aimed at promoting teamwork, leadership and school pride. The College co-curricular and extra-curricular program has been restructured in recent years to ensure that every students interests are catered for and met.
At Galstaun College, there is a strong emphasis on the Performing Arts, particularly Music and Drama. Choral music is highly valued in both Primary and High School, with the Nanor Choir performing traditional Armenian music and the High School Vocal Ensemble receiving great acclaim at Community events. All students are offered the opportunity to participate in musicals and plays and encouraged to learn and recite traditional Armenian poetry.
Debating, Public Speaking, Chess and a variety of sports including football and basketball are very popular activities. There is a strong inter-house competition with students from Gomidas, Vartan, Karzou and Mesrob fiercely contesting the House points competition through the swimming and athletics carnivals and other events including debates, charity activities, choir and drama productions.