Students attending the Galena Interior Learning Academy are offered a variety of athletic opportunities. Galena Schools participate in Region VI, participating in the Aurora Conference (Basketbal, Volleyball). Other sports compete on a statewide level, in Division 3A. Below you will find a list of sports and activities offered to students, along with their respective coaches/advisors.
|Cross-Country Running||Molissa Wightman / Ben Blasco|
|Girls Volleyball||Carrie Given / Trisha Esmailka|
|Wrestling (Co-Ed)||Josh Pittsenbarger / Patrick Lumba|
|Boys Basketball||Ryan Harms / Andrea Doerflinger|
|Girls Basketball||David Wightman|
|Cross-Country Skiing||Sandra Scotton|
|Track and Field||Ben Blasco|
GILA Students may also choose from many extracurricular activities. A few highlights are shown below. In addition, Galena School students can join teams and compete in the annual Academic Decathlon, Battle of the Books, and more!
|Drama, Debate & Forensics||Sutton Casey|
|Student Government||Sutton Casey|
|HOSA||Carrie Given / Eli Holmes|
|Native Youth Olympics||Dawn Pomrening|
Students and parents will need to create accounts with PlanetHS (formerly Arbiter Athlete) to complete pre-participation forms for ASAA-sponsored sports/activities. All forms can be signed electronically.
The Alaska School Activities Association (ASAA) is the governing agency for all Alaska high school athletics and activities. Click below to access Handbook and Forms for parents/guardians, coaches, and student-athletes.