WEEKLY BULLETIN – SEPTEMBER 29 – OCTOBER 3, 2014

GALILEO ACADEMY

Weekly Bulletin

SEPTEMBER 29 – OCTOBER 3, 2014

CONJECTURE

 

FACULTY/STAFF

 

WORD OF THE WEEK: ABOUND.  All Teachers please put this word on your blackboard or other prominent place. CONJECTURE:an opinion or theory so formed or expressed; guess; speculation; the formation or expression of an opinion or theory without sufficient evidence for proof; to conclude or suppose from grounds or evidence insufficient to ensure reliability.

 

**BULLETIN NOTICES:**EMAIL ADDRESS FOR BULLETIN NOTICES:  Please email bulletin notices to: grinnellb1@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 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

STUDENTS

ASB STORE is selling sweatshirts, lanyards, towels, beverages, and healthy snacks in room 150 during lunch time and after school.

 

ASB CARDSTICKERS are sold in room 150 @ $5.00. You will get a free Galileo purple pen and planner. Limited supplies.

70th HOMECOMING SONG & YELL CONTEST; is Friday, Oct. 3. You get points if you purchase ASB card stickers and homecoming dance tickets. Deadline is Oct. 2 by 4:00 PM.

HOMECOMING DANCE: is Friday, October 3 in the cafeteria from 6:30 – 10:00 PM. DJ is from SOS Entertainment. Free photo booth pictures and neon necklaces. Raffle tickets will be given out for a chance to win two tickets to the Winter Ball.  Doors close at 8:30 PM. Must show ID photo at door. Ticket prices are $8 with current ASB card stickers from Sept. 22 – 26 sold at ASB store. Price will go up to $10. Tickets are $15 without ASB sticker. Guest tickets are sold at Dean’s office. Cost is $15. There is no refund.

 

MAKE-UP PICTURE DAY: Monday, October 6 in the Auditorium from 9am – 4pm.  If you did not get your picture taken, please go the the Auditorium.  Having your picture taken is the way to get your Galileo ID card.

 

OKTOBERFEST FOOD FESTIVAL: is Oct. 17 during lunch time in the courtyard. Clubs need to submit their food proposals at Executive Student Council meetings held every Monday in room 153 at 3:15 PM.

 

Yearbooks are available for purchase!

 

Purchase your yearbook by September 30th and you will get an additional 15% off $50.  What a steal, buy it now!

 

All you have to do to get your yearbook is to:

Step1-Sign in to your galileoweb email.

Step 2-Go to search and type in “Tree ring”.

Step 3-Open up the most recent  “Tree ring” email and click the link to create an account.

 

If you’re having trouble logging into your galileoweb email, see Ms. Field in Rm.453 or Ms.Ly in Rm.414.

GALILEO ACADEMY COLLEGE & CAREER ANNOUNCEMENTS:

 

For 9th  10th 11th & 12th:   Many college admission counselors are visiting Galileo, please come meet them:

Tue. 9/30 @ 7-8pm @ Urban School of SF        Dartmouth College

Fri. 10/3 @ Lunch time RM 154    Dominican University

Fri. 10/3 @ 3:15pm Library             San Francisco State University

Wed. 10/1 @ lunch time Court Yard  College Fair for every grade level students & parents.  Students can meet different college admission counselor in person to learn more about their college and win a raffle prize.

If you want to create a short clip on how tech can transform the world, send your entry to the TeenTech Global Film Festival.  Deadline is on 10/13.  Get the link from the College & Career Center Calendar.

Sat. 10/18 @ 8:30amTeenTech Global Youth Summit: a FREE and fun tech event for teens.  Must RSVP.  Get the link from the College & Career Center Calendar.

For 10th  11th & 12th:

If you’re interested in getting a part time job or volunteering, check out the Employment & Volunteer Bulletin on the College & Career website or the bulletin board in the Counseling Center.

For 11th & 12th:         

If you’re interested in interning for Supervisor David Chiu, please talk to Mrs. S. Chan.

If you’re interested in getting scholarships for college, check out the College & Career website or the Scholarship bulletin board in the Counseling Center.

If you’re interested in visiting a college campus for free, please check out the Fly-In Program posting on the College & Career website or on the Scholarship bulletin board in the Counseling Center.

For 12th:

10/1 @ 2:30pm  RM 154     CSU Application Essay Workshop

10/2 @ 2:30pm RM 104      Come and work on your UC application with us!

If you want to be part of the Culinary Arts and Hospitality Studies at CCSF, the application deadline is 11/10.  For more details, visitwww.ccsf.edu/cahs

Please be sure to visit Galileo’s website for the College & Career Center calendar for more updates.