Weekly Bulletin – October 6 – 10, 2014


Weekly Bulletin

OCTOBER 6 – 10, 2014





WORD OF THE WEEK: ABOUND.  All Teachers please put this word on your blackboard or other prominent place. DEMOGRAPHICS: the statistical data of a population, especially those showing average age, income, education, etc.; a single vital or social statistic of a human population, as the number of births or deaths.


**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


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.

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.



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.


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

10/6 @ Lunch time RM 154           Arcadia University

10/6 @ 3:30pm Library        University of Hawaii

10/7 @ Lunch time RM 154           UCSB

10/7 @ 3:15pm Library        Whittier College

10/8 @ 2:30pm RM 104      Haverford College

10/9 @ Lunch time RM 154           University of La Verne

10/10 @ 8am RM 157 (JROTC)     Blue Angel Pilot & the Marines will do a presentation.  Please ask Ms. S. Chan for a class pass if you want to attend.

*For other college information sessions that are not held on Galileo’s campus, please check the College & Career Center calendar online.


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 @ 8:30am TeenTech Global Youth Summit: a FREE and fun tech event for teens.  Must RSVP.  Get the link from the College & Career Center Calendar.

The following students have won a raffle prize from the College Fair, please pick up your prize from Ms. Galdamez: Erica Truong, Kevin Tan, Gavin Chan, Lily Huang, Justin Fong, Kevin Zhou, Denise Chiang, Shu Hua Zhen, Holly Lin, Jacqueline Lazano, Jeffrey Fung, Jennifer Lam, & Lawrence Wong.

For 11th:  If you want to take the PSAT on 10/15, please sign up with Ms. S. Chan in the College & Career Center.  We have limited seats available

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 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:

10/8 @ 2:30pm  RM 154     Common Application Workshop

10/9 @ 2:30pm RM 104      CSU application workshop

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.