DECEMBER 2 – 6, 2013
WORD OF THE WEEK: All Teachers please put this word on your blackboard or other prominent place. MENAGERIE: Management of a household or farm; a place where animals are kept and trained for exhibition; a varied collection of wild or foreign animals kept especially for exhibition.
WELLNESS: Did you know that on Mondays, Counselors from the Hearing and Speech Center of North America are here to work with and provide support for our students who are hearing impaired? Please contact Jessica or Naomi in Wellness if you have a student you would like to refer.
Galileo PTSA Education/Enrichment Grants Application Procedures Update:
Please submit your applications 3 weeks before the following General PTSA meetings:
Jan. 8, 2014, March 12, 2014 and April 9, 2014. This will give the Grants Committee members time to review and then make recommendations for voting at the above listed General PTSA meetings. For complete guidelines, please go togalileoweb.org/ptsa/grant-request Questions can be directed to Jeanne at Lattjiu@aol.com
ANNOUNCEMENT FORMS: We are now using Google Forms to collect announcement requests. The form is linked from the Teachers page at galileoweb.org. Check it out.
**BULLETIN NOTICES:**EMAIL ADDRESS FOR BULLETIN NOTICES: Please email bulletin notices to: firstname.lastname@example.org. The deadline for submitting items for the bulletin is Friday morning by 8:30am. Mrs. Grinnell
SUBSTITUTE SYSTEM: The Substitute System’s phone number: 345-0064. The old phone number, 241-6641, is no longer operational. The on-line system remains the same. If you have any questions please let me know.
SOCIAL COMMITTEE CONTRIBUTION: Just a reminder–if you haven’t already given your social committee contribution, it’s not too late. See Bettie Grinnell in the Main Office with your $20–checks or cash welcome! Social Committee
PARKING COURTESY: Please do not block other cars in both the Bay Street and the Polk Street parking lots. If you have to block a car, do it only for a few minutes and leave your Galileo Parking Hanger in plain sight in your car. If you do not have a Galileo Parking Hanger, see Bettie Grinnell in the Main Office. Mrs. Grinnell
ASB STORE in Room 150 is selling healthy snacks, beverages, sweatshirts, new drawstring day packs, hand towels, lanyards, bookcovers, pens, pennants, mugs, and other spirit items during lunch time and after school. Money helps to pay for our school activities.
ASB STORE is selling ASB card stickers @ $5.00. Discounts are given for dances, sweatshirts, yearbook, and other spirit items.
ARE YOU STRESSED? Having a hard time adjusting back to school? Having issues in your friendships or relationships? Just need someone to talk to? Come to the Wellness Program in Room 151. It’s free, private and if you are looking for someone to listen we are here!
WELLNESS: Did you know that Wellness can help you get free and confidential STD testing, birth control, or pregnancy tests for you or your partner? Come into Wellness in Rm 151 and talk to Jessica, Naomi, or Nurse Kitchell for help getting an appointment.
HOLIDAY DOOR DECORATING CONTEST: ASB and Futurama will be sponsoring the “Holiday Door Decorating Contest” on Thursday, December 5. Judging will be after school. Any clubs and classes can participate.
WINTER ASSEMBLY:is Friday, Dec. 6 during double period 4. Any clubs wishing to participate must submit their dance or singing proposals to the Executive Council meetings on Monday.
GALILEO GEAR: BASEBALL CAPS $15.00; T-SHIRTS $15.00 ROOM 263-COACH PAPA