Weekly Bulletin – January 26 – 30, 2015

January 23, 2015

GALILEO ACADEMY

Weekly Bulletin

JANUARY 26 – 30, 2015

PERPLEX

FACULTY/STAFF

 

WORD OF THE WEEK: All Teachers please put this word on your blackboard or other prominent place. PERPLEX: to cause to be puzzled or bewildered over what is not understood or certain; confuse mentally;to make complicated or confused, as a matter or question; to hamper with complications, confusion, or uncertainty.

 

**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

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.

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

 

Petition for ASB & Class Office 2015-2016:

Do you wish to become a student officer, participate in various student activities, community services and gain leadership skills? The Student Government welcomes all Galileo Student to become active and contributive to the Galileo Community. Election information is posted outside the ASB Store 150 where you could also pick up a petition. Deadline to turn in ASB Petitions to ASB Office 150 is 4pm, March 2 and 4pm March 16 for class petitions. Get involved and we will see you soon!

 

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 acount. 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:

1/30 @ 6pm  Chinatown     YMCA                        Asian Business League Career Discovery Panel Discussion    A free event to hear interesting career stories from community leaders such as the San Francisco Assessor-Recorder Carmen Chu, KTVU Channel 2 News Anchor/Reporter Claudine Wong and many more.  Food will be provided.  RSVP is needed.  For more details, check School Loop email or the College & Career Center calendar.

1/31 @ 8am @ Dominican University      Free open house for juniors & seniors.  Please RSVP.  For more details check School Loop email or the College & Career Center calendar.

1/31 @ 9am @ CSU East Bay       Free educational & college-related workshops for first generation, minority students & their Families.  Free parking, lunch, shuttle for BART riders.  RSVP: www.csueastbay.edu/educationsummit

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

If you’re interested in getting a part time job or volunteering or internship, check out the posting on the College & Career website or on the bulletin board in the Counseling Center.

Summer programs are highly valued by college.  If you’re interested in applying for fun and educational summer programs, please check out the list posted on the wall outside of room 255, or on School Loop, or the list on the College & Career website.

For 10th & 11th:

Young women: if you are interested in computer science related education, Girls Who Code is a FREE 7 week course for you.  It also includes trips to top tech companies & mentorship from amazing women in the industry.  Application deadline is 2/5.  For more info., please see Ms. S. Chan or your counselor.

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.

For 11th & 12th:

1/28 @ 11:45am RM 154    Job Corps      It is the nation’s oldest and largest federally funded career skills training and education program for economically disadvantaged youth ages 16 through 24.  They provide room and board, 3 meals, vocational training, job placement, and high school education.

2/26  @ Skyline College     A free conference including breakfast and lunch for African American juniors & seniors who is interested in learning more about Skyline College and resources on campus. Please let either Ms. S. Chan or Mr. Donald Harper know if you are interested in going by 1/29.

If you’re interested in getting scholarships for college, check out the list on the College & Career website or on School Loop, or the Scholarship bulletin board in the Counseling Center.

For 12th:

1/28 @ 2:30pm  RM 104          Skyline Community College Info. & App. Workshop

If you plan to or want to attend Skyline in San Bruno city, you must come to this last application workshop.

If you want to apply for CCSF and take the placement exams at Galileo on 2/5, please see Ms. S. Chan by 1/28.

1/29 @ 5:30pm         Auditorium    Cash For College    Seniors & parents are welcomed to come and win a brand new lap top and complete the FAFSA or the CA Dream Act.

The Uaspire student roster has been selected.  182 students will have the honor to work with Michael; please look out for his email to you.

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

Thanks,

Ms. S. Chan

College & Career Counselor

Room 258F

Weekly Bulletin – Janusry 20 – 23, 2015

January 19, 2015

GALILEO ACADEMY

Weekly Bulletin

JANUARY 20 -23, 2015

PEDESTRIAN

FACULTY/STAFF

 

WORD OF THE WEEK: All Teachers please put this word on your blackboard or other prominent place. PEDESTRIAN: a person who goes or travels on foot; walker; of or relating to walking.

 

**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.

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

 

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:

1/21 @ 11:45am RM 154    Jobs in the Construction Field      The construction field is

highly rewarding as well as high in demand in the current economy and it is an

awesome opportunity to get some hands-on training.

1/22 @ 10:40am & 12:30pm RM 157        Air Force ROTC Presentation        This is open

to all students who are interested in attending.  If you want to attend and need a pass

for your teacher to be excused, please see Ms. S. Chan.

1/24 @ 9am @ Oakland Marriot Convention Center    Black College Expo             Ticket is $8

in advance and at the door is $10 per person.  For details: www.thecollegeexpo.org

1/25 @ 1:30-3:30pm @ Jewish Community High School        GAP Year      If you would

like to take an educational break after you graduate from HS and before you start college, consider doing a GAP year.  Come to this fair and you will find plenty of valuable options.  For more details: usagapyearfairs.org

*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.

 

For 10th & 11th:

Young women: if you are interested in computer science related education, Girls Who Code is a FREE 7 week course for you.  It also includes trips to top tech companies & mentorship from amazing women in the industry.  Application deadline is 2/5.  For more info., please see Ms. S. Chan or your counselor.

 

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/Internship Bulletin on the College & Career website or the

bulletin board in the Counseling Center.

 

For 11th & 12th:

2/26  @ Skyline College     A free conference including breakfast and lunch for African American juniors & seniors who is interested in learning more about Skyline College and resources on campus. Please let either Ms. S. Chan or Mr. Donald Harper know if you are interested in going.

If you’re interested in getting scholarships for college, check out the College & Career website or the Scholarship bulletin board in the Counseling Center.

 

For 12th:

1/21 @ 2:30pm         RM 555          College Application Process Part II for seniors  This presentation includes basic financial aid and college application follow ups for seniors who are in Mr. Papa’s, Mr. Jung’s, and Mr. Lynch’s social studies class.

1/22 @ 2:30pm         RM 104          CCSF Info. & App. Workshop        If you plan to or want to attend City College of San Francisco, you must come to this last application workshop.

1/29 @ 5:30pm         Auditorium    Cash For College    Seniors & parents are welcomed to come and win a brand new lap top and complete the FAFSA or the CA Dream Act.

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

Thanks,

Ms. S. Chan

College & Career Counselor

Room 258F

WEEKLY BULLETIN – January 12 – 16, 2015

January 9, 2015

GALILEO ACADEMY

Weekly Bulletin

JANUARY 12 – 16, 2015

PALATABLE

FACULTY/STAFF

 

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

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.

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.

 

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:

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: http://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.

Thanks,

Ms. S. Chan

College & Career Counselor

Room 258F

Weekly Bulletin – January 5 – 9, 2015

December 30, 2014

GALILEO ACADEMY

Weekly Bulletin

JANUARY 5 – 9, 2015

NEOPHYTE

FACULTY/STAFF

 

WORD OF THE WEEK: All Teachers please put this word on your blackboard or other prominent place. NEOPHYTE:  a beginner or novice.

**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.

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.

 

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:

1/8 @ 11:45am RM 154      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.

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

TeenTechSF@TechShop: START OFF 2015 BY MAKING THE WORLD A BETTER PLACE! Join the Maker Movement on Jan 10-11 at the first teen civic hackathon at TechShop SF. No experience necessary. Only 40 spaces available. The cost is $55 per person.  http://teenstechchange.splashthat.com/

The California Academy of Sciences is recruiting Teen Advocates for Science Communication.  This is a youth volunteer opportunity to learn about science and the natural world, engage with the Academy’s scientists and staff, and provide educational activities for the Academy’s visitors.  Volunteer time is after school or on the weekends.  Application deadline is 1/4/15.  For more details, check your School Loop email.

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 & 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:

Children’s Hospital Oakland Institute, the Research Center is seeking ethnic minority juniors or seniors for the Clinical Research Experience.  Accepted students will also receive a stipend of $2,500.  Application deadline is 1/12/15.  Please pick up an application form from the College & Career Center if you’re interested in applying.

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:

1/8 @ 2:30pm RM 555        College Application Process Part II Presentation If you are in Mr. Papa’s, Mr. Jung’s, or Mr. Lynch’s social studies class, please attend this important presentation to learn about what else you need to do for your college application and financial aid information.

Meritus Scholarship is due 1/23.  For more details: www.meritusfund.org

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

Thanks,

Ms. S. Chan

College & Career Counselor

Room 258F

Weekly Bulletin – December 15 – 19, 2014

December 12, 2014

 

GALILEO ACADEMY

Weekly Bulletin

DECEMBER 15 – 19, 2014

MITIGATE

FACULTY/STAFF

 

WORD OF THE WEEK: All Teachers please put this word on your blackboard or other prominent place. MITIGATE:  to make less severe; to become milder; lessen in severity.

 

**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

 

One Warm Coat Drive

It’s cold outside!  Please join Galileo High School in the effort to provide One Warm Coat for those in need by donating a clean, gently worn or new coat this season.  Collection bins are located by the main office (room 207), counseling office (room 258)  and JROTC (room 157).  The bins will be there until December 19, 2014.  If you have any questions, please contact Tyler Wong at 415.735.3002.  Thank you for your generosity and support!

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.

SENIORS: Order your cap and gown, senior ring and graduation announcements at school on December 9 and 10 during lunch in the main office lobby. Orders may also be placed online at www.jostens.com .

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:

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

*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; you can even think of it like a fun job. Food is offered at every class.  Application deadline is 1/23/15.  Check School Loop for application and details.

The California Academy of Sciences is recruiting Teen Advocates for Science Communication.  This is a youth volunteer opportunity to learn about science and the natural world, engage with the Academy’s scientists and staff, and provide educational activities for the Academy’s visitors.  Volunteer time is after school or on the weekends.  Application deadline is 1/4/15.  For more details, check your School Loop email.

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 & 12th:

All female students: especially seniors, interest in engineering, orthopaedic surgery and/or medicine?  If so, please check out the Perry Outreach Program.  This is a one day event at UCSF.  Application deadline is 12/17.  For more info. please go to the SummerFund office in room 458 or the College & Career Center or check your School Loop email.

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:

Children’s Hospital Oakland Institute, the Research Center is seeking ethnic minority juniors or seniors for the Clinical Research Experience.  Accepted students will also receive a stipend of $2,500.  Application deadline is 1/12/15.  Please pick up an application form from the College & Career Center if you’re interested in applying.

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:

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

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

Thanks,

Ms. S. Chan

College & Career Counselor

Room 258F

WEEKLY BULLETIN – DECEMBER 8 – 12, 2014

December 5, 2014

GALILEO ACADEMY

Weekly Bulletin

DECEMBER 8 – 12, 2014

PARADOX

FACULTY/STAFF

 

WORD OF THE WEEK: All Teachers please put this word on your blackboard or other prominent place. PARADOX:a self-contradictory and false proposition;an opinion or statement contrary to commonly accepted opinion.

 

**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

 

One Warm Coat Drive

It’s cold outside!  Please join Galileo High School in the effort to provide One Warm Coat for those in need by donating a clean, gently worn or new coat this season.  Collection bins are located by the main office (room 207), counseling office (room 258)  and JROTC (room 157).  The bins will be there until December 19, 2014.  If you have any questions, please contact Tyler Wong at 415.735.3002.  Thank you for your generosity and support!

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.

SENIORS: Order your cap and gown, senior ring and graduation announcements at school on December 9 and 10 during lunch in the main office lobby. Orders may also be placed online at www.jostens.com .

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:

12/10 @ Lunch time RM 154         Aviation Institute of Maintenance This is a FAA (Federal Aviation Administration) approved technical program that gives students the training to become certified aircraft mechanics. The entire program is 20 months long and is located at the Oakland Airport. Day and night classes with a Career Services.

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

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

The California Academy of Sciences is recruiting Teen Advocates for Science Communication.  This is a youth volunteer opportunity to learn about science and the natural world, engage with the Academy’s scientists and staff, and provide educational activities for the Academy’s visitors.  Volunteer time is after school or on the weekends.  Application deadline is 1/4/15.  For more details, check your School Loop email.

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 & 12th:

All female students: especially seniors, interest in engineering, orthopaedic surgery and/or medicine?  If so, please check out the Perry Outreach Program.  This is a one day event at UCSF.  Application deadline is 12/17.  For more info. please go to the SummerFund office in room 458 or the College & Career Center or check your School Loop email.

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:

Children’s Hospital Oakland Institute, the Research Center is seeking ethnic minority juniors or seniors for the Clinical Research Experience.  Accepted students will also receive a stipend of $2,500.  Application deadline is 1/12/15.  Please pick up an application form from the College & Career Center if you’re interested in applying.

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:

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

WEEKLY BULLETIN – NOVEMBER 24 – 25, 2014

November 22, 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.

WEEKLY BULLETIN – November 17 – 21, 2014

November 14, 2014

GALILEO ACADEMY

Weekly Bulletin

NOVEMBER 17 – 21, 2014

MUNDANE

FACULTY/STAFF

 

WORD OF THE WEEK: All Teachers please put this word on your blackboard or other prominent place. MUNDANE:  common; ordinary; banal; unimaginative;worldly; earthly.

 

**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.

HARVEST FOOD FESTIVAL: is Friday, Nov. 21. Clubs must attend the Executive Student Council meetings every Monday in room 153 at 3:15 PM for details.

 

WINTER BALL: is Saturday, Nov.22 at Hyatt Hotel, Fisherman’s Wharf from 7 – 11 PM. Dress is semi-formal.There will be both dj dancing and karaoke. Free desserts and drinks. Photography by Prestige. Must bring ID with photo at the door. Doors will close at 8:30 PM.

 

YEARBOOKS ARE AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE!GALILEO ACADEMY

Weekly Bulletin

NOVEMBER 3 – 7, 2014

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:

from December 1, 2014 to January 19, 2015.  For more details, check your School Loop11/21 @ Lunch time RM 154         CSU East Bay

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.  For details, check School Loop email.

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

*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  email.

 

For 10th  11th & 12th:

11/14 @ Lunch time RM 154         CCSF Concurrent 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 CCSF concurrent enrollment 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! To sign-up, you must attend this session in order to meet the deadlines!

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:

11/20 @ lunch time RM 154          If you are looking for a pre-apprenticeship or apprenticeship in the Construction field or similar trades, come check out this info. session.  The construction field is highly rewarding as well as high in demand in the current economy and it is an awesome opportunity to get some hands-on training.

Are you interested in earning 15 credits for taking an architecture class and or internship?  For details, check your 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:

11/19 @ 2:30pm RM 104    The Cal Opportunity Scholarship                         It is awarded to high-achieving incoming freshmen who have overcome challenging socio-economic circumstances.

Come work on your college application forms with us!

11/19 @ 2:30pm  RM 104

11/20 @ 2:30pm  RM 104   The last college application support.

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

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

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

Weekly Bulletin – November 10 – 14, 2014

November 7, 2014

GALILEO ACADEMY

Weekly Bulletin

NOVEMBER 10 – 14, 2014

MORATORIUM

FACULTY/STAFF

 

WORD OF THE WEEK: All Teachers please put this word on your blackboard or other prominent place. MORATORIUM:  A suspension of activity: an authorized period of delay or waiting.

 

**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.

HARVEST FOOD FESTIVAL: is Friday, Nov. 21. Clubs must attend the Executive Student Council meetings every Monday in room 153 at 3:15 PM for details.

 

WINTER BALL: is Saturday, Nov.22 at Hyatt Hotel, Fisherman’s Wharf from 7 – 11 PM. Dress is semi-formal.There will be both dj dancing and karaoke. Free desserts and drinks. Photography by Prestige. Must bring ID with photo at the door. Doors will close at 8:30 PM.

 

YEARBOOKS ARE AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE!GALILEO ACADEMY

Weekly Bulletin

NOVEMBER 3 – 7, 2014

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:

11/10 @ 10:30, 11:15, & 1:05pm RM 464            The Chinese University of Hong Kong will do 3 short presentations (If you have class at this time and would like to attend this presentation, please ask Ms. S. Chan for a pass.)

11/14 @ Lunch time R11/10 @ 3:15            Library            Reed College

11/14 @ Lunch                     Room 154            Manhattan College

*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 more details, check your School Loop email.

 

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:

If you’re interested in taking a low cost SAT prep class on campus, please see Ms. S. Chan by 11/14.

For 11th & 12th:

Are you interested in earning 15 credits for taking an architecture class and or internship?  For details, check your 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:

Come work on your college application forms with us!

11/12 @ 2:30pm  RM 104

11/13 @ 2:30pm  RM 104

The last college application support is on 11/20

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

If you want to be part of the Culinary Arts and Hospitality Studies at CCSF, the application deadline is 11/10.  For more details, visit www.ccsf.edu/cahs

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

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.

Weekly Bulletin – November 3 – 7, 2014

October 31, 2014

IMPECCABLE

 

FACULTY/STAFF

 

WORD OF THE WEEK:   All Teachers please put this word on your blackboard or other prominent place. IMPECCABLE:  Faultless; flawless, irreproachable; incapable of sin.

 

**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

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.

HARVEST FOOD FESTIVAL: is Friday, Nov. 21. Clubs must attend the Executive Student Council meetings every Monday in room 153 at 3:15 PM for details.

 

WINTER BALL: is Saturday, Nov.22 at Hyatt Hotel, Fisherman’s Wharf from 7 – 11 PM. Dress is semi-formal.There will be both dj dancing and karaoke. Free desserts and drinks. Photography by Prestige. Must bring ID with photo at the door. Doors will close at 8:30 PM.

 

YEARBOOKS ARE AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE!GALILEO ACADEMY

Weekly Bulletin

NOVEMBER 3 – 7, 2014

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:

11/3 @ 3:15pm  Library       Bowdoin College

11/5 @ Lunch time RM 154           UC San Diego

11/7 @ 2:20pm RM 464      The Chinese University of Hong Kong (If you have class at this time and would like to attend this presentation, please ask Ms. S. Chan for a pass.)

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

 

For 10th & 11th:

Chinatown’s YMCA is offering a low cost SAT/ACT prep class.  For details, please

check email in School Loop.

For 10th  11th & 12th:

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:

If you’re interested in taking a low cost SAT prep class on campus, please see Ms. S.

Chan ASAP.

 

For 11th & 12th:

11/5 @ Lunch time RM 154 Meritus Scholarship Info. for seniors who plan on attending a 4 year university in the Fall and have a 3.0-3.7 GPA (we accept students slightly above and below this range).  Demonstrate financial need.   Juniors are welcome to join.

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:

Come work on your college application forms with us!

11/5 @ 2:30pm  RM 104

11/6 @ 2:30pm  RM 104

The last college application support is on 11/20

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

If you want to be part of the Culinary Arts and Hospitality Studies at CCSF, the application deadline is 11/10.  For more details, visit www.ccsf.edu/cahs

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

Thanks,

Ms. S. Chan

College & Career Counselor

Room 258F

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