WEEKLY BULLETIN – January 12 – 16, 2015


Weekly Bulletin

JANUARY 12 – 16, 2015




WORD OF THE WEEK: All Teachers please put this word on your blackboard or other prominent place. PALATABLE: acceptable or agreeable to the palate or taste; savory: acceptable or agreeable to the mind or feelings.


**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


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.

SENIORS: Order your cap and gown, senior ring and graduation announcements online at www.jostens.com.


EXECUTIVE STUDENT COUNCIL: will meet on Monday, Jan. 12 in room 153 at 3:15 PM to discuss the Multicultural Celebration Community Event on Feb. 5.


PEP RALLY AND CLASS OF THE YEAR COMPETITION: Snowball Paper Fight, on Friday, January 16 in the courtyard during lunch time.



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:

1/14 @ 11:45am RM 154    Wells College           Come & hear about a Galileo graduate’s experience at this small private college in New York.

1/14 @ 2:30pm RM 104      Skyline College        Seniors can complete the application

1/17 @ 9am @ Stanford University          Stanford’s Annual Asian American Issues Conference    This is a free annual conference for high school and college students.  You will learn about current Asian American topics.  Free breakfast/lunch/dinner will be provided to registered participants!  For more details, check out the College & Career Center calendar.

To RSVP: https://aasa.stanford.edu/lts/

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

SF Mimi Troupe is offering PAID Internships for Theater Production & Performance.  No previous experience is required. Spaces are limited.  You will receive $10.00 a class; Food is offered at every class.  Application deadline is 1/23/15.  Check School Loop for application and details or stop by the College & Career Center.

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:

1/15 @ 11:45am RM 154    10th & 11th grade girls: if you are interested in computer science related education, this FREE 7 week course is for you.  It also includes trips to top tech companies & mentorship from amazing women in the industry.

For 10th,  11th & 12th:

If you’re interested in joining the 2015 Historical Black College & University Tour, it’s during the spring break and the cost is $1500 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:

1/14 @ 2:30pm-4:30 @ 270 6th St. SF     Construction Jobs Resource Fair             Want to learn about career opportunities in the construction field?   Want to get a free video game?  Check out this Resource Fair and chat with industry experts, employers & mentors.  For question, call MHH: 415-865-2105 or stop by the College & Career Center.

1/29 @ 5:30pm         Auditorium          Seniors & parents are welcomed to come complete the FAFSA or CA Dream Act.  Free dinner and win a brand new lap top!  Bring your 2013 income tax return.

Sharon Chen, Yanying Luo, Jinfeng Huang are the winners for the uAspire raffle.

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


Ms. S. Chan

College & Career Counselor

Room 258F