OCTOBER 14 – 17, 2014
WORD OF THE WEEK: ABOUND. All Teachers please put this word on your blackboard or other prominent place. EMANCIPATE: To free from restraint, influence, or the like; to free (a slave) from bondage.
**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 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 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.
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!
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:
10/15 @ Lunch time RM 154 Cal Poly Pomona
10/15 @ 3:30pmRM 104 University of Chicago
10/17 @ Lunch time RM 154 Goucher College
10/18 @ 3:15pm Library Occidental College
*For other college information sessions that are not held on Galileo’s campus, please check the College & Career Center calendar on line.
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:
10/15 @ 8am: PSATtesting for all sophomores and juniors who had signed up for the test. For your testing location, please check the posting in the main hallway next to room 210. If you want a practice
booklet, pick up one in the College & Career Center.
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:
10/16 @ 2:15pm Library If you are 16 years old and want a paid internship, check out This Way Ahead.
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.
10/15 @ 2:30pm RM 104 UC Application Workshop
10/16 @ 2:30pm RM 104 CSU application workshop
On Wed.’s workshops, Dr. John Lum will be here to help edit personal statements
The last college application workshop is on 11/20
10/25 & 10/26 FREE Personal Statement Weekend @ Mission HS: Free snacks
10/29UC Davis field trip: Min. 3.0 GPA, turn in a signed permission slip & fee waiver (in
salmon color) with a copy of the first 2 pages of 2013’s income tax return. Pick them up in the Counseling Center. Limited seats, 1st come 1st serve.
Turn in uAspire consent form ASAP to the College and Career Center
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.