Blaze Pizza Fundraiser on Thursday, December 21st 4:30-7:30 pm!

Hi Lions!

Enjoy some Blaze Pizza and support the Galileo Navigators! On Thursday, December 21st, 2017 from 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm, Blaze Pizza will donate 20% of proceeds back to the Galileo Navigators Club!

This is not valid for online, app, or call-in orders, unfortunately, so bring your families and friends and lets come together for a fun event!

Print out flyers and bring with you! Feel free to distribute flyers to family and friends if you want to see them there and/or support the Galileo Navigators.

See you there!

Blaze Pizza Fundraiser Flyer

Blaze Pizza Fundraiser Multiple Flyers

Weekly Bulletin – December 18 – 21, 2017

 

GALILEO ACADEMY

Weekly Bulletin

DECEMBER 18 – 21, 2017

 

GALILEO VARSITY FOOTBALL

TEAM WINS THE CALIFORNIA STATE DIVISION 6-A CHAMPIONSHIP GAME AGAINST VINCENT MEMORIAL-CALEXICO HIGH SCHOOL  38-14!!

 

 

 

AFTER TRAVELING 602 MILES FOR 12 ½ HOURS ON THE BUS, GALILEO WON THE CALIFORNIA DIVISION 6-A STATE FOOTBALL CHAMPIONSHIP AGAINST VINCENT MEMORIAL-CALEXICO HIGH SCHOOL 38 – 14!!  FIRST TIME IN SAN FRANCISCO ATHLETIC ACADEMIC ASSOCIATION HISTORY THAT SAN FRANCISCO HAS A STATE CHAMPIONSHIP IN FOOTBALL.  GO LIONS!!

 

FACULTY/STAFF

**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: 415-345-0064.   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

 

ACCOUNTANT SCHEDULE CHANGE:  Galileo’s accountant, Eva, will be at Galileo on Thursdays now, instead of Tuesdays.  Her office will remain in Room 206.

 

COFFEE AND COOKIES: Support Special Education by purchasing a cup of fresh roasted coffee $1.25 and cookies $.25. Available daily 7:45am all year long in either room 214 or 212. (alternating bi-weekly)

If you would like to use our delivery service please call x3214 or x3212.

Thanks!! Ms. Meghan & Ms.Nobello

 

GALILEO BLACK HOODIE SWEAT SHIRTS:  On sale now in the ASB Office (Room 150);  teacher & staff discount is $25.

TEACHEER LOCATOR:  The Current Teacher Locator is ow posted on the Galileo Website.  Check the Staff Support Area on the website.  This document will be updated daily.

 

STAFF PHONE DIRECTORY:  The current Staff Phone Directory os now posted on the Galileo website in the Staff Support Area.  There are 2 versions which you can print out–legal size and letter size.  This document will be updated as needed.

 

TEACHER VOICE MAIL:  It is important for parents to contact their students’ teachers.  If you have not set up your email, please see me and I can help facilitate this.  Itr is important for parents to be able to contact their child’s teachers.  It takes 2-3 minutes and we can do it at my desk.

 

TEACHER EMERGENCY CARDS:  Hi All– It ios so important that we have current information on your emergecy card about who to contact in an emergency.  With so many new staff this year it has been challenging to reach out to everyone.  If I did not give you an emeergency card to complete, please see me.  Thanks!                                            Bettie Grinnell

STUDENTS

 

GALILEO GEEK SQUAD: Interested in troubleshooting technology issues? Want to assist with the technology program and procedures during your free time at Galileo? Need IT or Tech experience for college/career? Looking for a fun and easy way to get Media Arts or Computer Science extra credit? JOIN GALILEO’S GEEK SQUAD!!! Geek Squad will spend their free periods being responsible for many of the technology issues that arise throughout the day at Galileo. Geek Squad will work on Chromebooks, MacBooks, PCs, iMacs, audio systems, SmartBoards, technology lab and carts, and miscellaneous tech items. Geek Squad members will receive a letter grade for their TA period as well as a signed letter of recommendation from a technology teacher to use on college and job applications. See Ms. Z in Room 260A for more information!

 

GALILEO BLACK HOODIE SWEAT SHIRTS: ASB is selling  Galileo black hoodie sweatshirts. You can buy them from ASB officers during lunch.  Cost is $40.

 

College & Career Center announcement for 12/18/17-1/21/18

We are updating the galileoweb.org/college website.  You can check weekly College & Career Center announcements, Scholarship List, Summer Program List and more on the website.  See you there!

 

For Parents:

Since SchoolLoop is no longer in service, we’ve had a tough time getting in touch with parents and students.  Therefore, we created an account on Remind.  This is a texting message service.  You’re welcome to join this group and will also be able to receive weekly College & Career Center announcements through Remind.  Signing up for Remind is easy, just follow the following instructions:

 

If you have unlimited text message:

Text: 81010

Message: @galptsa

 

If you have limited text message:

Download an app: “Remind: School Communication” in the app. store

Install & register

Use class code: @galptsa

If you don’t have text message:

Sign up with email: www.remind.com/join/galptsa

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

Since SchoolLoop is no longer in service, we’ve had a tough time in getting in touch with parents and students.  Therefore, we created an account on Remind.  This is a texting message service.  Please sign-on by taking the following instructions:

 

If you have unlimited text message:

Text: 81010

12th Message: @galileo18

11th Message: @galileo19

10th Message: @galileo200

9th Message: @galileo21

   

If you have limited text message:

Download an app: “Remind: School Communication” in the app. store

Install & register

Use your class code listed above

 

If you don’t have text message:

Sing up with email: www.remind.com/join/(your class code listed above)

If you need more clarification, email Ms. S. Chan: ChanS2@sfusd.edu

 

ACE Mentor Program Info.: A free mentorship program for HS who are curious about what it takes to become an engineer, architect, or construction professional.  It’s a 2-hr. weekly session for 15 weeks.  The team meets in downtown SF.  For more details or to apply: http://www.acementor.org/

 

College Ambassador (CA) Meeting: 1/9/18, & 1/16/18 @ 12:20pm @ RM 104: This is your usual weekly meeting.

 

Yale University: 1/11 @ 11:45am @ RM 104: This is a med. sized private Ivy League college in Connecticut.  Come check out the wonderful academic opportunities and financial aid resources available.   

 

Mission Bit: Take FREE coding class with this non-profit organization.  You will learn how to build websites and create games.  You will also develop leadership skills.  If you complete the program, you will earn $300.  Spring semester class is from 2/5/18-5/2/18.  It will be at one of the public high schools in SF.  Registration deadline is 1/12/18 @ 5pm.  To register:  https://www.missionbit.com/programs/   

 

For 11th & 12th:

Santa Clara University College Campus Visit: 2/1/18 @ 8am-3pm: This is a free college campus visit (including lunch & snacks) for juniors and seniors who have applied to this campus.  We can bring 45 students.  It’s first come first served, so pick up a field trip form from Vicki (RM 209) ASAP.

 

For 12th:

CCSF Info. & App. Workshop 1/11/18 @ 2:15pm @ RM 104: Come learn about CCSF: Is it really free tuition?!  Apply for free! Complete the application form with us!

 

Maisin Scholarship Info. & App. Workshop: 1/17 @ 2:15pm @ RM 104: If you have a GPA of 2.0-3.5 and plans to attend either a community college or 4 year college, low-income and first generation to college, please come check out how easy it is to apply for this local scholarship.

 

uAspire can help you with financial aid related questions.  Turn in your uAspire consent forms to Michael in room 209 to receive financial aid help.

 

If you’re interested in applying for scholarships, please check the updated Scholarship List either on http://galileoweb.org/college/scholarships/ or on the Scholarship bulletin board in the Counseling Center (RM 258).

 

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

 

Ms. S. Chan

College & Career Counselor

Room 258F

 

Championship Years Summary

Here is a summary of Galileo’s Championship Years, courtesy of our Counselor & Parent Liaison, Bai.

Inspired by the recent Football Championship, Mr. Zhen did some research on the legacy of Galileo’s championship years, below is a quick summary of all our championship years.  We have a total of 18 football championships! Amazing! The next sports with the most championships are baseball (10), wrestling (10) and boys basketball (9). Congratulations, Lions!

HS-AnnualChampionsbyYear (PDF)

Summary of championship years: (chronologically order)

Football Varsity Total: 18 years (2017-2018, 2013-2014, 2009-2010, 2001-2002, 1998-1999, 1996-1997, 1992-1993, 1990-1991, 1989-1990, 1988-1989, 1986-1987, 1983-1984, 1981-1982, 1978-1979, 1974-1975, 1938-1939, 1934-1935, 1933-1934)
Football JV Total: 5 years (2014-2015, 2007-2008, 1999-2000, 1995-1996, 1981-1982, 1979-1980)
Flag Football Total: 1 year (2015-2016)
Swimming Boys-JV Total: 1 year (2015-2016)
Wrestling Total: 10 years (2015-2016, 2014-2015, 2012-2013, 2006-2007, 2005-2006, 2004-2005, 1999-2000, 1997-1998, 1975-1976: Boys: 1973-1974)
Badminton Total: 1 (2010-2011)
Volleyball -Boys Varsity Total: 1 (2010-2011)
Baseball-Boys Varsity Total: 10 years (2009-2010, 1995-1996, 1977-1978, 1963-1964,1955-1956, 1945-1946, 1943-1944, 1941-1942, 1940-1941, 1934-1935)
Fencing-Girls Varsity Total: 2 years (2008-2009, 2000-2001)
Fencing-Boys Varsity Total: 6 years (2002-2003, 2001-2002, 1983-1984, 1973-1974, 1971-1972, 1970-1971)
Golf-Girls Varsity Total: 1 year (2007-2008)
Basketball Boys Varsity Total: 9 years (2004-2005, 1997-1998, 1949-1950, 1944-1945, 1933-1934, 1932-1933, 1928-1929, 1927-1928, 1924-1925)
Badminton Girls Varsity Total: 2 years (1989-1990, 1984-1985)
Basketball Boys JV Total: 1 year (1988-1989)
Basketball 115’s Total: 3 years (1985-1986, 1975-1976, 1972-1973)
Track-Boys FS: Total: 8 years (1997-1998, 1996-1997, 1990-1991, 1980-1981, 1979-1980, 1978-1979, 1977-1978, 1976-1977
Track Boys Varsity Total: 7 years (1984-1985, 1981-1982, 1980-1981, 1979-1980, 1978-1979, 1977-1978, 1976-1977
Basketball Girls Varsity Total: 1 year (1980-1981)
Cross Country Boys FS Total: 3 year (1979-1980, 1968-1969, 1962-1963)
Volleyball Girls Varsity Total: 2 year (1976-1977, 1975-1976)
Swimming 130’s Total: 1 year (1972-1973)
Soccer Boys Varsity Total: 7 years (1968-1969, 1955-1956, 1950-1951, 1946-1947, 1944-1945, 1943-1944, 1938-1939
Basketball 112’s Total: 3 years (1965-1966, 1943-1944, 1941-1942
Basketball 120’s Total: 4 years (1955-1956, 1944-1945, 1943-1944, 1943-1944
Track 120’s Total: 2 years (1964-1965, 1959-1960)
Basketball 130’s Total: 2 years (1945-1946, 1944-1945)
Tennis Boys Varsity Total: 1 year (1945-1946)

Fun Facts:
* Badminton was only Co-Ed Varsity starting in 2010-2011, prior it was GV only
* Anybody recall the following schools: McAteer and Wilson? McAteer is the current SOTA.
* Riflery used to be a Sport back in the 70s!
* At one point, there were different levels in Basketball- Galileo won championship in Basketball 130s, Basketball 120’s, Basketball 112’s!

Summary by year:
2017-2018:
Football-Varsity

2015-2016:
Flag Football
Swimming- Boys Junior Varsity
Wrestling

2014-2015:
Football-JV
Wrestling

2013-2014:
Football-Varsity

2012-2013:
Wrestling

2010-2011:
Badminton
Volleyball -Boys Varsity

2009-2010:
Baseball-Boys Varsity
Football-Varsity

2008-2009:
Fencing-Girls Varsity

2007-2008:
Football-Varsity
Golf-Girls Varsity

2006-2007:
Wrestling

2005-2006:
Wrestling

2004-2005:
Basketball-Boys Varsity
Wrestling

2002-2003:
Fencing-Boys

2001-2002:
Fencing-Boys
Football-Varsity

2000-2001:
Fencing-Girls

1999-2000:
Football-Freshman/Sophomore
Wrestling

1998-1999:
Football-Varsity

1997-1998:
Basketball-Boys Varsity
Track- Boys FS
Wrestling

1996-1997:
Football-Varsity
Track -Boys FS

1995-1996:
Fencing-Boys Varsity
Football-Freshman/Sophomore

1992-1993:
Football-Varsity

1990-1991:
Football-Varsity
Track-Boys FS

1989-1990:
Badminton Girls Varsity
Football-Varsity

1988-1989:
Basketball-Boys JV
Football-Varsity

1986-1987:
Football-Varsity

1985-1986:
Basketball-115’s

1984-1985:
Badminton -Girls Varsity
Track-Boys Varsity

1983-1984:
Fencing-Boys Varsity
Football-Varsity

1981-1982:
Football-Varsity
Football-Freshman/Sophomore
Track-Boys Varsity

1980-1981:
Basketball-Girls Varsity
Track-Boys Varsity
Track-Boys FS

1979-1980:
Cross Country- Boys FS
Football-Freshman/Sophomore
Track-Boys Varsity
Track-Boys FS

1978-1979:
Football-Varsity
Track-Boys Varsity
Track-Boys FS

1977-1978:
Baseball-Boys
Track-Boys Varsity
Track-Boys FS

1976-1977:
Track-Boys Varsity
Track-Boys FS
Volleyball-Girls Varsity

1975-1976:
Basketball 115’s
Volleyball-Girls Varsity
Wrestling

1974-1975:
Football -Varsity

1973-1974:
Fencing-Boys Varsity
Wrestling-Boys Varsity

1972-1973:
Basketball 115’s
Swimming 130’s

1971-1972:
Fencing-Boys Varsity

1970-1971:
Fencing-Boys Varsity

1968-1969:
Cross Country-Boys JV
Soccer-Boys Varsity

1965-1966:
Basketball 112’s

1964-1965:
Track 120’s

1963-1964:
Baseball-Boys Varsity

1962-1963:
Cross Country-Boys JV

1959-1960:
Track 120’s

1955-1956:
Baseball Boys Varsity
Basketball 120’s
Soccer Boys Varsity

1950-1951:
Soccer Boys Varsity

1949-1950:
Basketball-Boys Varsity

1946-1947:
Soccer-Boys Varsity

1945-1946:
Baseball-Boys Varsity
Basketball 130’s
Tennis-Boys Varsity

1944-1945:
Basketball-Boys Varsity
Basketball 130’s
Basketball 120’s
Soccer-Boys Varsity

1943-1944:
Basketball 120’s

1942-1943:
Baseball-Boys Varsity
Basketball 120’s
Basketball 112’s
Soccer Boys Varsity

1941-1942:
Baseball-Boys Varsity
Basketball 112’s

1940-1941:
Baseball-Boys Varsity

1938-1939:
Football-Boys Varsity
Soccer-Boys Varsity

1934-1935:
Baseball-Boys Varsity
Football-Boys Varsity

1933-1934:
Basketball-Boys Varsity
Football-Boys Varsity

1932-1933:
Basketball-Boys Varsity

1928-1929:
Basketball-Boys Varsity

1927-1928:
Basketball-Boys Varsity

1924-1925:
Basketball-Boys Varsity

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