WEEKLY BULLETIN – NOVEMBER 24 – 25, 2014

GALILEO ACADEMY

Weekly Bulletin

NOVEMBER 24 – 25, 2014

NOTORIOUS

FACULTY/STAFF

 

WORD OF THE WEEK: All Teachers please put this word on your blackboard or other prominent place. NOTORIOUS: widely and unfavorably known: publicly or generally known, as for a particular trait.

**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

 

***Universal Precautions and Asthma Management/Emergency Information 2014-2015

In the WAD from this week that I emailed to all of you is information on the Universal Precautions and Asthma Management.  I also have the information along with the roster in the Main Office.  The district requires that you read the information and sign the roster indicating that you have read it.  Please stop by the Main Office by January 15, 2015 to sign the roster.     Mrs. Grinnell

STUDENTS

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.

 

YEARBOOKS ARE AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE!GALILEO ACADEMY

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:

12/3  @ Lunch time RM 154          Notre Dame de Namur University

12/4 @ Lunch time RM 154           ACE Mentor Program          If you’re interested in learning more about what it is like to be an engineer, architect, or construction professional, check out this FREE mentorship program.  See attached flyer.

12/17 @ 5:30pm Cafeteria             Financial Aid Workshop for all grade level parents & students.  It will be in Cantonese, English, and Spanish translation.  See attached flyer.

 

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

The Google Code-in is a contest to introduce pre-university students (ages 13-17) to the many kinds of contributions that make open source software development possible. The contest runs from December 1, 2014 to January 19, 2015.

For 10th, 11th and 12th

CCSF Concurrent/ Dual Enrollment        Do you want to earn both college AND high school credit at the same time, gain college experience, and be more competitive on your college applications?  If so check out the attached info.  Current juniors & seniors or sophomores who will have at least 120 credits by spring may enroll in a CCSF courses in this coming spring semester! Application deadline is 12/5.

If you’re interested in joining the 2015 Historical Black College & University Tour, it’s during the spring break and the cost is $1For 10th  11th & 12th:

500 per student including everything.  For more details, please check your School Loop mail or ask Ms. Tachelle in the 2nd floor computer lab.

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:

Are you interested in earning 15 credits for taking an architecture class and or internship?  For details, check School Loop email.

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:

12/3 @ 2:30pm  RM 104     CCSF info. session and application support for English speakers

12/4 @ 2:30pm  RM 104     CCSF info. session and application support for ELL speakers

12/4 @ 11:25-11:45am        Auditorium    Cal Grant info. (This is one of the free grants that you can receive for attending any colleges in California.)  We can help you speed up this application process, so please be at this meeting.  There will be other important announcements for you.  Please get down to the auditorium as quickly as you can.  Thank you!

 

Turn in uAspire consent form ASAP!!!

-All students must turn in the consent form even if you are not interested in working with a uAspire financial aid adviser

-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

12/4 @ 10-11am       CCSF’s Culinary Arts & Hospitality Studies Orientation in the Statler Wing room 14 on 50 Phelan Ave. SF.  If you’re interested in earning an A.S. degree in a career in The Hospitality Industry, you can apply for the program: www.ccsf.edu/cahs

Please be sure to visit Galileo’s website for the College &

Career Center calendar for more updates.