Weekly Bulletin – October 20 – 24, 2014

October 18, 2014

GALILEO ACADEMY

Weekly Bulletin

OCTOBER 20 – 24, 2014

GARBLE

 

FACULTY/STAFF

 

WORD OF THE WEEK:  GARBLE:    to confuse unintentionally or ignorantly;  jumble: distort. All Teachers please put this word on your blackboard or other prominent place.

 

**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.

SENIOR PORTRAIT MAKE-UPS:is in the auditorium from Oct. 20 -24 starting at 3 PM to 8 PM.

 

PEP RALLY and class competition, pumpkin relay, is this Friday in the courtyard during lunch time..

 

HALLOWEEN DRESS-UP CONTEST: is Fri., Oct. 31 in the courtyard during lunch time. Prizes will be offered.

 

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!

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:

10/20 @ Lunch time RM 154             Vassar College

10/20 @ 3:15pm Library                  Swarthmore College

10/21 @ Lunch time RM 154             American University

10/21 @ 3:15pm Library                  Boston University

10/22 @ Lunch time RM 154             Mt. St. Mary’s College

10/22 @ 2:15pm RM 104                Northwestern University

10/23 @ 2:30pm RM 104                University of Southern California

10/24 @ 3:15pm Library                  Gettysburg College

10/26 from 1-3:30pm @ South SF Conference Center Performing & Visual Arts College Fair.  For details, check out the College & Career Center calendar.

 

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

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, come room 154 for a quick meeting on 10/23 @ lunch time.

For 11th & 12th:

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!

10/22 @ 2:30pm  RM 104

10/23 @ 2:30pm RM 104

The last college application support is on 11/20

10/25 & 10/26 FREE Personal Statement Weekend @ Mission HS:  Free snacks

MUST RSVP: http://826valencia.org/psw2014/

10/29 UC Davis field trip: Min. 3.0 GPA, turn in a signed permission slip & fee waiver (in

salmon color) with a copy of the first 2 pages of 2013’s income tax return.  Pick them up in the Counseling Center.  Limited seats, 1st come 1st serve.

Turn in uAspire consent form ASAP!!! (Michael)

-All students must turn in the consent form even if you are not interested in working with a uAspire financial aid adviser

-The lottery will be ongoing until 10/24

-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.

 

Weekly Bulletin – October 14 – 17, 2014

October 10, 2014

GALILEO ACADEMY

Weekly Bulletin

OCTOBER 14 – 17, 2014

EMANCIPATE

 

FACULTY/STAFF

 

WORD OF THE WEEK: ABOUND.  All Teachers please put this word on your blackboard or other prominent place. EMANCIPATE: To free from restraint, influence, or the like; to free (a slave) from bondage.

**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 CARDSTICKERS are sold in room 150 @ $5.00. You will get a free Galileo purple pen and planner. Limited supplies.

OKTOBERFEST FOOD FESTIVAL: is Oct. 17 during lunch time in the courtyard. Clubs need to submit their food proposals at Executive Student Council meetings held every Monday in room 153 at 3:15 PM.

 

YEARBOOKS ARE AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE!

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:

10/15 @ Lunch time RM 154         Cal Poly Pomona

10/15 @ 3:30pmRM 104     University of Chicago

10/17 @ Lunch time RM 154         Goucher College

10/18 @ 3:15pm Library      Occidental College

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

If you want to create a short clip on how tech can transform the world, send your entry to the TeenTech Global Film Festival.  Deadline is on 10/13.  Get the link from the College & Career Center Calendar.

Sat. 10/18 @ 8:30amTeenTech Global Youth Summit : a FREE and fun tech event for teens.  Must RSVP.  Get the link from the College & Career Center Calendar.

For 10th & 11th:

10/15 @ 8am: PSATtesting for all sophomores and juniors who had signed up for the test.  For your testing location, please check the posting in the main hallway next to room 210.  If you want a practice

booklet, pick up one in the College & Career Center.

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 & 12th:         

10/16 @ 2:15pm Library     If you are 16 years old and want a paid internship, check out This Way Ahead.

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:

10/15 @ 2:30pm  RM 104   UC Application Workshop

10/16 @ 2:30pm RM 104    CSU application workshop

On Wed.’s workshops, Dr. John Lum will be here to help edit personal statements

The last college application workshop is on 11/20

10/25 & 10/26 FREE Personal Statement Weekend @ Mission HS:  Free snacks

MUST RSVP:http://826valencia.org/psw2014/

10/29UC Davis field trip: Min. 3.0 GPA, turn in a signed permission slip & fee waiver (in

salmon color) with a copy of the first 2 pages of 2013’s income tax return.  Pick them up in the Counseling Center.  Limited seats, 1st come 1st serve.

Turn in uAspire consent form ASAP to 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, visitwww.ccsf.edu/cahs

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

Weekly Bulletin – October 6 – 10, 2014

October 4, 2014

GALILEO ACADEMY

Weekly Bulletin

OCTOBER 6 – 10, 2014

DEMOGRAPHICS

 

FACULTY/STAFF

 

WORD OF THE WEEK: ABOUND.  All Teachers please put this word on your blackboard or other prominent place. DEMOGRAPHICS: the statistical data of a population, especially those showing average age, income, education, etc.; a single vital or social statistic of a human population, as the number of births or deaths.

 

**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.

MAKE-UP PICTURE DAY: Monday, October 6 in the Auditorium from 9am – 4pm.  If you did not get your picture taken, please go the the Auditorium.  Having your picture taken is the way to get your Galileo ID card.

 

OKTOBERFEST FOOD FESTIVAL: is Oct. 17 during lunch time in the courtyard. Clubs need to submit their food proposals at Executive Student Council meetings held every Monday in room 153 at 3:15 PM.

 

YEARBOOKS ARE AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE!

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:

10/6 @ Lunch time RM 154           Arcadia University

10/6 @ 3:30pm Library        University of Hawaii

10/7 @ Lunch time RM 154           UCSB

10/7 @ 3:15pm Library        Whittier College

10/8 @ 2:30pm RM 104      Haverford College

10/9 @ Lunch time RM 154           University of La Verne

10/10 @ 8am RM 157 (JROTC)     Blue Angel Pilot & the Marines will do a presentation.  Please ask Ms. S. Chan for a class pass if you want to attend.

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

 

If you want to create a short clip on how tech can transform the world, send your entry to the TeenTech Global Film Festival.  Deadline is on 10/13.  Get the link from the College & Career Center Calendar.

Sat. 10/18 @ 8:30am TeenTech Global Youth Summit: a FREE and fun tech event for teens.  Must RSVP.  Get the link from the College & Career Center Calendar.

The following students have won a raffle prize from the College Fair, please pick up your prize from Ms. Galdamez: Erica Truong, Kevin Tan, Gavin Chan, Lily Huang, Justin Fong, Kevin Zhou, Denise Chiang, Shu Hua Zhen, Holly Lin, Jacqueline Lazano, Jeffrey Fung, Jennifer Lam, & Lawrence Wong.

For 11th:  If you want to take the PSAT on 10/15, please sign up with Ms. S. Chan in the College & Career Center.  We have limited seats available

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 & 12th:

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:

10/8 @ 2:30pm  RM 154     Common Application Workshop

10/9 @ 2:30pm RM 104      CSU application workshop

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.

WEEKLY BULLETIN – SEPTEMBER 29 – OCTOBER 3, 2014

September 26, 2014

GALILEO ACADEMY

Weekly Bulletin

SEPTEMBER 29 – OCTOBER 3, 2014

CONJECTURE

 

FACULTY/STAFF

 

WORD OF THE WEEK: ABOUND.  All Teachers please put this word on your blackboard or other prominent place. CONJECTURE:an opinion or theory so formed or expressed; guess; speculation; the formation or expression of an opinion or theory without sufficient evidence for proof; to conclude or suppose from grounds or evidence insufficient to ensure reliability.

 

**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 CARDSTICKERS are sold in room 150 @ $5.00. You will get a free Galileo purple pen and planner. Limited supplies.

70th HOMECOMING SONG & YELL CONTEST; is Friday, Oct. 3. You get points if you purchase ASB card stickers and homecoming dance tickets. Deadline is Oct. 2 by 4:00 PM.

HOMECOMING DANCE: is Friday, October 3 in the cafeteria from 6:30 – 10:00 PM. DJ is from SOS Entertainment. Free photo booth pictures and neon necklaces. Raffle tickets will be given out for a chance to win two tickets to the Winter Ball.  Doors close at 8:30 PM. Must show ID photo at door. Ticket prices are $8 with current ASB card stickers from Sept. 22 – 26 sold at ASB store. Price will go up to $10. Tickets are $15 without ASB sticker. Guest tickets are sold at Dean’s office. Cost is $15. There is no refund.

 

MAKE-UP PICTURE DAY: Monday, October 6 in the Auditorium from 9am – 4pm.  If you did not get your picture taken, please go the the Auditorium.  Having your picture taken is the way to get your Galileo ID card.

 

OKTOBERFEST FOOD FESTIVAL: is Oct. 17 during lunch time in the courtyard. Clubs need to submit their food proposals at Executive Student Council meetings held every Monday in room 153 at 3:15 PM.

 

Yearbooks are available for purchase!

 

Purchase your yearbook by September 30th and you will get an additional 15% off $50.  What a steal, buy it now!

 

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:

Tue. 9/30 @ 7-8pm @ Urban School of SF        Dartmouth College

Fri. 10/3 @ Lunch time RM 154    Dominican University

Fri. 10/3 @ 3:15pm Library             San Francisco State University

Wed. 10/1 @ lunch time Court Yard  College Fair for every grade level students & parents.  Students can meet different college admission counselor in person to learn more about their college and win a raffle prize.

If you want to create a short clip on how tech can transform the world, send your entry to the TeenTech Global Film Festival.  Deadline is on 10/13.  Get the link from the College & Career Center Calendar.

Sat. 10/18 @ 8:30amTeenTech Global Youth Summit: a FREE and fun tech event for teens.  Must RSVP.  Get the link from the College & Career Center Calendar.

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 & 12th:         

If you’re interested in interning for Supervisor David Chiu, please talk to Mrs. S. Chan.

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:

10/1 @ 2:30pm  RM 154     CSU Application Essay Workshop

10/2 @ 2:30pm RM 104      Come and work on your UC application with us!

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

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

Weekly Bulletin – September 22 – 26, 1914

September 19, 2014

GALILEO ACADEMY

Weekly Bulletin

SEPTEMBER 22 – 26, 2014

BENEVOLENT

 

FACULTY/STAFF

 

WORD OF THE WEEK: ABOUND.  All Teachers please put this word on your blackboard or other prominent place. BENEVOLENT:  Characterized by or expressing kindly feelings or good will; desiring to help others; charitable.

               

**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 CARDSTICKERS are sold in room 150 @ $5.00. You will get a free Galileo purple pen and planner. Limited supplies.

HOMECOMING COURT: Do you wish to run for homecoming court? Pick up petitions at ASB office in  room 150. Deadline to turn in petition is Sept. 22. Voting is at Homecoming Dance.

70th HOMECOMING SONG & YELL CONTEST; is Friday, Oct. 3. You get points if you purchase ASB card stickers and homecoming dance tickets. Deadline is Oct. 2 by 4:00 PM.

HOMECOMING DANCE: is Friday, October 3 in the cafeteria from 6:30 – 10:00 PM. DJ is from SOS Entertainment. Free photo booth pictures and neon necklaces. Raffle tickets will be given out for a chance to win two tickets to the Winter Ball.  Doors close at 8:30 PM. Must show ID photo at door. Ticket prices are $8 with current ASB card stickers from Sept. 22 – 26 sold at ASB store. Price will go up to $10. Tickets are $15 without ASB sticker. Guest tickets are sold at Dean’s office. Cost is $15. There is no refund.

 

OKTOBERFEST FOOD FESTIVAL: is Oct. 17 during lunch time in the courtyard. Clubs need to submit their food proposals at Executive Student Council meetings held every Monday in room 153 at 3:15 PM.

GALILEO ACADEMY COLLEGE & CAREER ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Yearbooks are available for purchase!

Purchase your yearbook by September 30th and you will get an additional 15% off $50.  What a steal, buy it now!

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

 

The Counseling Center will host our first on campus College Fair on Wednesday, October 1st in the courtyard during lunch.  Please wear your favorite college gear to support this event.  Thank you for encouraging students to participate…perhaps offering them extra points for stopping by the tables to talk to admission reps. will motivate them to utilize this resource.  Thank you for your support!

For 9th  10th 11th & 12th:   Many college admission counselors are visiting Galileo, please come meet them:

Tue. 9/23 @ 12:20pm RM 154       Wellesley College

Tues. 9/23 @ 3:15pm Library         Trinity College

Tues. 9/23 @ 7:30pm Holiday Inn MIT (for details see the college & career calendar)

Wed. 9/24 @ 11:45pm RM 154      UCSD

Thur. 9/25 @ 2:30pm RM 104        CSU East Bay

Wed. 10/1 @ lunch time Court Yard  College Fair for every grade level students & parents.  Students can meet different college admission counselor in person to learn more about their college.  It will be in English only.

 

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 & 12th:         

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:

If you plan to apply to UCB, have a weighted UC GPA of 3.7 and demonstrate strong leadership or commitment to community service, please consider applying for the UCB Incentive Awards Program for

$32,000 scholarship.  The application deadline is 9/25.  For questions, please ask Michael or Ms. S. Chan in the College & Career Center.

9/24 @ 2:30pm  RM 154     UC Application Essay Workshop

9/25 @ 2:30pm RM 104      Come and work on your UC application with us!

Thur. 9/25 @ 5:30pm CafeteriaThe College Application Process Workshop for senior parents & students.  This workshop covers everything about the different college applications.  It will be in Chinese, English, and Spanish.

Sat. 9/27 @ 8am UCSF      Maps for College (for details see the college & career calendar)

Please be sure to visit the College & Career Center calendar for a more updated calendar.                                         

 

Weekly Bulletin – September 15 – 19, 2014

September 12, 2014

GALILEO ACADEMY

Weekly Bulletin

SEPTEMBER 15 – 19, 2014

ARDUOUS

 

FACULTY/STAFF

 

WORD OF THE WEEK: ABOUND.  All Teachers please put this word on your blackboard or other prominent place.  ARDUOUS: Requiring much energy and vigor; strenuous; difficult.

                               

**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 CARDSTICKERS are sold in room 150 @ $5.00. You will get a free Galileo purple pen and planner. Limited supplies.

 

​Wild 94.9will play your favorite music on Friday, Sept. 19 during lunch time in the courtyard.

HOMECOMING COURT: Do you wish to run for homecoming court? Pick up petitions at ASB office in  room 150. Deadline to turn in petition is Sept. 22. Voting is at Homecoming Dance.

70th HOMECOMING SONG & YELL CONTEST; is Friday, Oct. 3. You get points if you purchase ASB card stickers and homecoming dance tickets. Deadline is Oct. 2 by 4:00 PM.

HOMECOMING DANCE: is Friday, October 3 in the cafeteria from 6:30 – 10:00 PM. DJ is from SOS Entertainment. Free photo booth pictures and neon necklaces. Raffle tickets will be given out for a chance to win two tickets to the Winter Ball.  Doors close at 8:30 PM. Must show ID photo at door. Ticket prices are $8 with current ASB card stickers from Sept. 22 – 26 sold at ASB store. Price will go up to $10. Tickets are $15 without ASB sticker. Guest tickets are sold at Dean’s office. Cost is $15. There is no refund.

 

OKTOBERFEST FOOD FESTIVAL: is Oct. 10 during lunch time in the courtyard. Clubs need to submit their food proposals at Executive Student Council meetings held every Monday in room 153 at 3:15 PM.

GALILEO ACADEMY COLLEGE & CAREER ANNOUNCEMENTS:

 

The Counseling Center will host our first on campus College Fair on Wednesday, October 1st in the courtyard during lunch.  Please wear your favorite college gear to support this event.  Thank you for encouraging students to participate…perhaps offering them extra points for stopping by the tables to talk to admission reps. will motivate them to utilize this resource.  Thank you for your support!

For 10th, 11th & 12th Grades:

If you’re interested in getting paid for gardening & learning job skills, check out the Employment & Volunteer Bulletin on the College & Career website or the bulletin board in the Counseling Center.

 

For 11th & 12th:         

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

9/15 @ 3:30pm  U CAN go to college (HBCU Fair) at Mission High School.  Bus will depart from Galileo at 3:30pm.  If you’re interested, please sign up with Mr. Harper in the Counseling Center.

 

For 12th:

If you plan to apply to UCB, have a weighted UC GPA of 3.7 and demonstrate strong

leadership or commitment to community service, please consider applying for the UBC Incentive Awards Program for a $32,000 scholarship.  The application deadline is 9/25.

For questions, please ask Michael or Ms. S. Chan in the College & Career Center.

9/17 @ 2:30pm  RM 154     Common Application Essay Workshop by Smith College

9/18 @ 2:30pm RM 104      Come and work on your UC application with us!

Thur. 9/25 @ 5:30pm CafeteriaThe College Application Process Workshop for senior parents & students.  This workshop covers everything about the different college applications.  It will be in Chinese, English, and Spanish.

For 9th  10th 11th & 12th:        Many college admission counselors are visiting Galileo, please come meet them:

9/16 6-8pm                            Christian College Fair in San Jose.  For details, check the College & Career Center calendar.

Thur. 9/18 @ 5:30pm CafeteriaHow to Choose the Most Ideal Workshop for all grade level parents & students.  This is an in depth workshop regarding college choices.  It will be in Chinese, Spanish, and English.

Fri. 9/19 @ 12:20pm RM 154         UC Riverside

Wed. 10/1 @ lunch time Court Yard  College Fair for every grade level students & parents.  Students can meet different college admission counselor in person to learn more about their college.  It will be in English only.

Please be sure to visit the College & Career Center calendar for a more updated

Calendar.                                         

Serena Chan

chans@galileoweb.org

 

 

 

 

Weekly Bulletin – September 8 – 12, 2014

September 5, 2014

GALILEO ACADEMY

Weekly Bulletin

SEPTEMBER 8 – 12, 2014

ANIMOSITY

 

FACULTY/STAFF

 

WORD OF THE WEEK: ABOUND.  All Teachers please put this word on your blackboard or other prominent place. ANIMOSITY: A feeling of strong dislike, ill will or enmity that tends to display itself in action.

                               

**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 CARDSTICKERS are sold in room 150 @ $5.00. You will get a free Galileo purple pen and planner. Limited supplies.

 

​Wild 94.9will play your favorite music on Friday, Sept. 19 during lunch time in the courtyard.

HOMECOMING COURT: Do you wish to run for homecoming court? Pick up petitions at ASB office in  room 150. Deadline to turn in petition is Sept. 22. Voting is at Homecoming Dance.

70th HOMECOMING SONG & YELL CONTEST; is Friday, Oct. 3. You get points if you purchase ASB card stickers and homecoming dance tickets. Deadline is Oct. 2 by 4:00 PM.

HOMECOMING DANCE: is Friday, October 3 in the cafeteria from 6:30 – 10:00 PM. DJ is from SOS Entertainment. Free photo booth pictures and neon necklaces. Raffle tickets will be given out for a chance to win two tickets to the Winter Ball.  Doors close at 8:30 PM. Must show ID photo at door. Ticket prices are $8 with current ASB card stickers from Sept. 22 – 26 sold at ASB store. Price will go up to $10. Tickets are $15 without ASB sticker. Guest tickets are sold at Dean’s office. Cost is $15. There is no refund.

 

OKTOBERFEST FOOD FESTIVAL: is Oct. 10 during lunch time in the courtyard. Clubs need to submit their food proposals at Executive Student Council meetings held every Monday in room 153 at 3:15 PM.

GALILEO ACADEMY COLLEGE & CAREER ANNOUNCEMENTS:

 

The Counseling Center will host our first on campus College Fair on Wednesday, October 1st in the courtyard during lunch.  Please wear your favorite college gear to support this event.  Thank you for encouraging students to participate…perhaps offering them extra points for stopping by the tables to talk to admission reps. will motivate them to utilize this resource.  Thank you for your support!

For 10th & 11th Grades:

 

9/8 @ 11:45am RM 154      A FREE multi-year mentorship for Asian Pacific Islander students who are either in 10th or 11th grade and have a GPA between 2.0-3.0.  This program includes support for the college application process, college campus tours, career advising, an opportunity to earn a stipend, etc.  Please see Ms. Chan, for an application.  Deadline is 9/12/14.

 

For 10th, 11th and 12th Grades:

 

If you’re interested in getting paid for gardening and learning job skills, check out the Employment & Volunteer Bulletin on the College & Career website or the bulletin Board in the Counseling Office.

 

For 11th & 12th Grades:

 

Steps to College by SFSU: earn up to 6 college units just by taking one class every Fri. from 3:30-5:30pm at Galileo.  If you’re interested in signing up, please see Mr. Harper in the Counseling Center.  Must sign up by 9/12.

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

If you want to get credit for taking a class in Architectural Design Software, 3D Animation, and intern as at an Architecture, engineering and construction firms, please see the posting on the Current Event board in the Counseling Center.

 

For 12th :

9/10 @11:45am RM 154     If you plan to apply to UCB, has a weighted UC GPA of 3.7 and demonstrate strong leadership or commitment to community service, please consider applying for the UCB Incentive Awards Program for a $32,000 scholarship.  For more details, please come to the information session.

9/10 @ 2:30pm  RM 104   Come and start your Common Application with us!

9/11 @ 2:30pm RM 104      Come and work on your UC application with us!

Calendar.

 

For 9th  10th 11th & 12th :       Many college admission counselors are visiting Galileo, please come meet them:

9/8 @ 3:15pm Library          Johns Hopkins University

9/10 @ 2:15pm RM 104      Wesleyan University

9/11 @ 2:15pm RM 104      Davidson College

Please be sure to visit the College & Career Center calendar for a more updated

calendar.

Weekly Bulletin – September 2 – 5, 2014

August 29, 2014

GALILEO ACADEMY

Weekly Bulletin

SEPTEMBER 2 – 5, 2014

ACCRUE

 

FACULTY/STAFF

 

WORD OF THE WEEK: ABOUND.  All Teachers please put this word on your blackboard or other prominent place. ACCRUE:  to happen or result as a natural growth, addition; to be added as a matter of periodic gain or advantage, as interest on money.

                               

**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 CARDSTICKERS are sold in room 150 @ $5.00. You will get a free Galileo purple pen and planner. Limited supplies.

 

WELCOME ASSEMBLY is Friday, August 29 in the auditorium during double period 4.

 

GALILEO ACADEMY COLLEGE & CAREER ANNOUNCEMENTS:

 

For 10th & 11th Grades:

 

If you’re a SF Asian Pacific Islander and has a GPA b/w 2.0-3.0, please apply for “STAMP”, which is a free 10 months mentorship program.  Please see Ms. Chan for an application.  Deadline is 9/12/14.

 

For 10th, 11th and 12th Grades:

 

If you’re interested in getting paid for gardening and learning job skills,, check out the Employment & Volunteer Bulletin on the College & Career website fo the bulletin Board in the Counseling Office.

 

For 11th & 12th Grades:

 

9/4 @ 2:15pm RM 263        If you have signed up to go to the U CAN go to college fair, please attend this preparation meeting to help you get ready for the fair.

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

If you want to get credit for taking a class in Architectural Design Software, 3D Animation, and intern as at an Architecture, engineering and construction firms, please see the posting on the Current Event board in the Counseling Center.

 

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

 

Many college fairs are happening this semester around the city:

9/7 @ 2pm                             Jesuit Excellence Tour

9/7@4pm                               Washington University in St. Louis   

Please be sure to visit the College & Career calendar for more information.

Weekly Bulletin – August 25 – 29, 2014

August 22, 2014

GALILEO ACADEMY

Weekly Bulletin

AUGUST 25 – 29, 2014

ABSOLVE

 

FACULTY/STAFF

 

WORD OF THE WEEK: ABOUND.  All Teachers please put this word on your blackboard or other prominent place.  ABSOLVE: to set for or release as from duty, obligation or responsibility;to free from guilt or blame or their consequences; to grant pardon for.

                               

**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 CARDSTICKERS are sold in room 150 @ $5.00. You will get a free Galileo purple pen and planner. Limited supplies.

 

WELCOME ASSEMBLY is Friday, August 29 in the auditorium during double period 4.

FRESHMAN CLASS OFFICE: Freshmen: Do you want to run for freshmen office, help in school activities, competitions, volunteering and fundraisers? Learn more about the positions, responsibilities and pick up the petition at the ASB Office Room 150. Deadline to turn in the completed petition attached with a copy of latest report card is 4pm, Friday, September 26th.
STUDENT INFORMATION WALL:  Want to learn more about Galileo? The ASB is now presenting the new Student Information Wall which provides you information on school policies, requirements, schedule, executive officers, Galileo map and student weekly bulletin. It’s located on the wall outside the ASB Office. Stop by and check it out.

 

GALILEO ACADEMY COLLEGE & CAREER ANNOUNCEMENTS:

 

For 9th & 10th Grades:

 

8/28 @ 11:45am in Room 154–Freshmen & Sophomores:  do you want to get paid for a part time job and learn essential skills for a real job?  MYEEP is funded by the Mayor’s Office.  Come pick up an application form in room 154.  The application deadline is 9/112/14.

 

For 10th, 11th, and 12th Grades:

 

If you are interested in getting paid for gardening and learning job skills, check out the Employhment & Volunteer Bulletin on the College & Career website of the bulletin board in the Counseling Center.

 

For 11th and 12th Grades:

 

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

GAKUIKEI

Weekly Bulletin – August 18 – 22, 2014

August 16, 2014

GALILEO ACADEMY

Weekly Bulletin

AUGUST 18 – 22, 2014

ABOUND

 

FACULTY/STAFF

 

WORD OF THE WEEK: ABOUND.  All Teachers please put this word on your blackboard or other prominent place.  ABOUND: to occur or exist in great quantities or numbers: to be rich or well supplied.

**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.

 

PEP RALLY is this Friday in the courtyard during lunch time. Watch the first class of the year competition – Mystery Bag Relay.

 

WELCOME ASSEMBLY is Friday, August 29 in the auditorium during double period 4.

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