Walgett Community College High School

Courage and excellence

Telephone02 6828 1022


About our school

Walgett Community College, High School Campus (7 - 12) is located 290 kilometres north-west of Dubbo in a remote, rural location, near the junctions of the Barwon and Namoi Rivers on Gamilaroi Country.

The High School operates as part of a Community College that consists of two campuses (P-6 and 7-12).

Facilities at the college include two trade training centres offering courses including hospitality and construction, a new library, Wellbeing Hub and at the heart of the school is our Culture and Language Hub.

Walgett Community College offers academic and cultural programs that value student's identity and culture, focuses on improving student wellbeing and heightened expectations for teacher/student success.

The school plays a significant role in the local community and is supported by the Walgett Local Aboriginal Education Consultative Group and School Reference Group, who work in partnership with the College to ensure better educational outcomes for students.

Walgett Community College High School has a culture of high expectations where every student learns in a supportive and inclusive environment. Our comprehensive curriculum focuses on each student's academic and social development and well-being. Quality teaching and learning and our community partnerships focus on continual improvement where students are empowered to be confident, responsible, informed citizens and lifelong learners.