Weekly Bulletin – August 22 – 26, 2016

 

GALILEO ACADEMY

Weekly Bulletin

AUGUST 22 – 26 ,2016

 

 

STUDY

FACULTY/STAFF

WORD OF THE WEEK: STUDY: To contemplate; careful or extended consideration; the activity or work of a student (returning to his or her studies after vacation); something attracting close attention.

**EMAIL ADDRESS FOR BULLETIN NOTICES:  Please email bulletin notices to: grinnelle1@sfusd.edu. 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 $25–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

 

 

STUDENTS

 

 

ASB CARD STICKERS: are sold at ASB office (room 150) @ $5.00. Discount for dances, sweatshirts, lanyards, & other school spirit items.

 

ASB STUDENT STORE: in room 150 is selling healthy drinks, snacks, hand towels, mugs,  poms poms, and other school spirit items.

 

SCHOOL PICTURES AND PHOTO ID CARDS: will be taken on Wed., 8/31 & Thurs., 9/1. There will be a class schedule later.

 

WELCOME ASSEMBLY: is Friday, Sept. 2 during a double period 4..

College & Career Center announcement for 8/22-8/26/16

 

For 9th, 10th, 11th, & 12th:

8/25 @ 11:45am @ Courtyard: Enterprise for High School Students: an organization focused on guiding high school students in building confidence and skills through workshops, one-on-one guidance, career exploration and college assistance. Then they put those new skills into practice through year-round employment opportunities and internships.  If you are interested in getting a part-time job, come check it out.

Oasis for Girls is a nonprofit located in the mission neighborhood and it pays a stipend for the girls to learn life, social, career readiness, and art skills.  Application deadline is 9/2 by 5pm.  The program is from 9/20-12/2.  To apply online: https://docs.google.com/a/sfusd.edu/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSemHN-WpLSMsFpME3iYpGy7pv0c6sUy6PTmBsikW91ZdXeahQ/viewform

Breakthrough SF is a local education nonprofit that motivates middle school students with limited educational opportunities on the road to college.  If you want to tutor 5th-8th grade students at SF Day School, please apply for a volunteer tutor position by 9/16.  Volunteer schedule is between 10/3-12/1, for just one day per week on either Mon./Wed. from3:30pm-5:30pm or Tues./Thur. from 4pm-6pm.  For more details:www.breakthroughsf.org/volunteer or to apply online:https://drive.google.com/a/sfusd.edu/file/d/0B8Sds1UH4V0eQTR0SGJVeEtBeVE/view   

 

For 11th & 12th:

Mission Techies: A FREE program that offers free tech training to 17 to 24 year olds.  You will even earn $500 stipend!  Fall session is from 10/3-12/16 from Monday to Friday from 1pm-5pm.  DACA youth are encouraged to apply!  Must be SF resident.  To register or have further questions, contact Leo Sosa: 415-282-3334 ext. 105;LSosa@medasf.org.  For more details: http://medasf.org/programs/mission-techies

For 12th:

The Fly-In Program List is now available outside of room 255 and via School Loop:  If you want to apply for a grant to visit some private colleges for free, check out this list and apply.  Most of the colleges that offer a Fly-In Program will also provide large amount of scholarship.  If you need help with the application, ask one of the advisors in room 209, or Ms. S. Chan in room 258 or ask your academic counselor.  Good luck!.  

Supporting you every step of way for the college application process, just ask for help!

Ms. S. Chan

College & Career Counselor

Room 258F