Seniors- pick up your locator cards and lockers on Tuesday and Wednesday, August 14th & 15th from 1-3pm. Please check your School Loop accounts for more information from Ms. Ho.
Senior Portraits will begin on Monday, August 20, 2012 from 3-8pm in the auditorium. For more information please call Prestige at 1-888-898-4723.
Freshman Orientation is Friday Aug 17th, 9-12pm. Lunch will be provided by the Galileo PTSA. STUDENTS–Meet new friends, sign up for clubs and sports teams, pick up your class schedule, Buy an ASB sticker ($5), purchase your PE uniforms ($25-$30), buy a Galileo Yearbook; get your School Loop account. PARENTS–Meet the administration, campus tour, learn about Galileo from students/staff, join the PTSA ($5).
Congratulations to the class of 2012! Join Mayor Ed Lee (keynote speaker) at Bill Graham Civic Auditorium on Wednesday, May 23 at 1:00 PM for the ceremony.
Mr. Chun’s 11th grade class project is featured in a new video series on the Teaching Channel and Edutopia. Check out their Educational Games!
All students signed up for AP or Honors English next school year MUST attend an Orientation on Monday, May 21 immediately following Final Exams in the Cafeteria. Requirements and Summer Assignments will be discussed.
Galileo’s AP Environmental Science students met Representative Nancy Pelosi last month — check out the video!
UC Berkeley reps of the engineering honor society Tau Beta Pi will present to Galileo students on Monday, May 14. Details on the CSF web site.
Congratulations to Galileo senior Mary Le for placing first in the Non-Fiction category in the 2012 Young at Art Festival with her piece: “The Bridge I Run On.”
In honor of the 75th anniversary of the Golden Gate Bridge, this year’s students were asked to incorporate the theme: “Bridging Us All” – Our community, the Golden Gate Bridge and the Bay”.” Mary Le and other winners from various schools such as Lowell, SOTA, Lincoln and other schools will be honored at a ceremony. All are invited to the ticket-free event to honor the recipients and to listen to selected winning pieces. Details for ceremony follow.
Who: Anyone from Galileo Community
What: 2012 Young at Arts Festival for Literary Arts Award and Reading Ceremony
When: Saturday, May 12, 2012 @ 2 p.m.
Where: In the Koret Theater in the de Young Museum, located at 50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Drive (off of 10th Avenue) in Golden Gate Park. Parking can be found in the streets surrounding the museum or in the museum garage. The theater is off the main lobby across from the ticket counters.
Why: To honor senior Mary Le who placed first in the non-fiction category for her piece, “The Bridge I Run On” and to honor and listen to selected award winning recipients, including Mary who will read from her piece.
A collaborative student art project, entitled Maturation Machine, is up for auction with the proceeds going to the class of 2012. Bidding closes Wednesday, May 9 at 7pm.
Don’t miss the Aloha Food Festival on Friday, May 4 in the courtyard during lunch time!