Established in 1953, St. Gabriel's Secondary School is a local government-aided Catholic school founded by the Brothers of St. Gabriel's.
The school is currently being managed and administered by the St. Gabriel's Foundation. The foundation was incorporated by the Brothers of St.Gabriel's in September 2001 to take over the running of the various schools and Gabrielite institutions in both Singapore and Malaysia.
The objectives of the St. Gabriel's Foundation is to provide continuity to the Gabrielite mission; providing education and assisting it's pupils to grow up as morally upright citizens, to help it's pupils who are in conditions of need, hardship or distress. Also, to build students instilled with the school's core values of Respect, Responsibility, Care. In doing so, the Foundation seeks to carry on the good works of the Brothers of the St. Gabriel.