OCTOBER 20 – 24, 2014
WORD OF THE WEEK: GARBLE: to confuse unintentionally or ignorantly; jumble: distort. All Teachers please put this word on your blackboard or other prominent place.
**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 CARD STICKERS are sold in room 150 @ $5.00. You will get a free Galileo purple pen and planner. Limited supplies.
SENIOR PORTRAIT MAKE-UPS:is in the auditorium from Oct. 20 -24 starting at 3 PM to 8 PM.
PEP RALLY and class competition, pumpkin relay, is this Friday in the courtyard during lunch time..
HALLOWEEN DRESS-UP CONTEST: is Fri., Oct. 31 in the courtyard during lunch time. Prizes will be offered.
HARVEST FOOD FESTIVAL: is Friday, Nov. 21. Clubs must attend the Executive Student Council meetings every Monday in room 153 at 3:15 PM for details.
WINTER BALL: is Saturday, Nov.22 at Hyatt Hotel, Fisherman’s Wharf from 7 – 11 PM. Dress is semi-formal.There will be both dj dancing and karaoke. Free desserts and drinks. Photography by Prestige. Must bring ID with photo at the door. Doors will close at 8:30 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:
10/20 @ Lunch time RM 154 Vassar College
10/20 @ 3:15pm Library Swarthmore College
10/21 @ Lunch time RM 154 American University
10/21 @ 3:15pm Library Boston University
10/22 @ Lunch time RM 154 Mt. St. Mary’s College
10/22 @ 2:15pm RM 104 Northwestern University
10/23 @ 2:30pm RM 104 University of Southern California
10/24 @ 3:15pm Library Gettysburg College
10/26 from 1-3:30pm @ South SF Conference Center Performing & Visual Arts College Fair. For details, check out the College & Career Center calendar.
*For other college information sessions that are not held on Galileo’s campus, please check the College & Career Center calendar online.
For 10th & 11th
Chinatown’s YMCA is offering a low cost SAT/ACT prep class. For details, please check email in School Loop.
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.
If you’re interested in taking a low cost SAT prep class on campus, come room 154 for a quick meeting on 10/23 @ lunch time.
For 11th & 12th:
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.
Come work on your college application forms with us!
10/22 @ 2:30pm RM 104
10/23 @ 2:30pm RM 104
The last college application support is on 11/20
10/25 & 10/26 FREE Personal Statement Weekend @ Mission HS: Free snacks
MUST RSVP: https://826valencia.org/psw2014/
10/29 UC 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!!! (Michael)
-All students must turn in the consent form even if you are not interested in working with a uAspire financial aid adviser
-The lottery will be ongoing until 10/24
-Turn in signed consent forms to the College and Career Center either to Michael or Ms. S. Chan
-If you did not receive a consent form in the mail or during the AC101 workshop, pick one up at 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, visit www.ccsf.edu/cahs
Please be sure to visit Galileo’s website for the College & Career Center calendar for more updates.