Weekly Bulletin – January 21 – 24, 2014


Weekly Bulletin

JANUARY 21 – 24, 2014





WORD OF THE WEEK:    All Teachers please put this word on your blackboard or other prominent place.  NOTORIOUS:  Generally known and talked of; widely and unfavorably known.



ARE YOU STRESSED? Having a hard time adjusting back to school after break? 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!


Galileo PTSA Education/Enrichment Grants Application Procedures Update:


Please submit your applications 3 weeks before the following General PTSA meetings:

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: grinnellb@galileoweb.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 questioGALILEO ACADEMY

ns 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.


LETTERMAN JACKETS will be on sale Tuesday, Feb.4 in front of the auditorium during lunch time. Free embroidery – “T-Day Champ 2013” for football players..



Find a safe place to be yourself. To meet other girls and make new friends.

And dance.  But don’t worry no dance experience is needed. Its Wednesdays @2:30-4:00, in the Auditorium. For more info. come see Ms krohne during lunch in 202.


PEP RALLY & CLASS COMPETITON: – Dodge Ball – is this Friday in the courtyard during lunch time.

LUNAR NEW YEAR DOOR DECORATING CONTEST: is Thursday, Feb. 7. All clubs and classes can participate. 1st prize is pizza partty, 2nd prize is Snapple fruit juice cans for participants, and healthy snack bags for participants. Deadline to turn in your application to participate is Feb. 4 to ASB office.

LION DANCING: will perform on Friday, Feb.7 in the courtyard during lunch time. Galileo students performed on national TV, America’s Got Talent and reached the quarter finals last year. The performance is to celebrate the new year 2014 and to celebrate the scientist, Galileo’s birthday.


BOAT DANCE: is Saturday night, March 15.


WANT TO PROTECT YOURSELF? The Wellness Center gives out free condoms to students- just come by the Wellness Center to see Jessica or go to the Nurses office to see Nurse Kitchell to get them. If you have other questions about birth control, sex, STD’s, or how to get tested come see Naomi, Jessica or Nurse Kitchell in the Wellness Center. It’s always free and confidential!


OASIS FOR GIRLS: Young Women of Galileo – are you looking for a paid job/internship? Oasis for Girls is coming to Galileo on Thursday January 16 during lunch to share information about this  great opportunity! If you have questions or want to apply, stop by Wellness this Thursday!