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.

Weekly Bulletin – May 27 – 30, 2014

May 23, 2014

GALILEO ACADEMY

Weekly Bulletin

MAY 27 – 30, 2014

COMMENCEMENT

 

FACULTY/STAFF

 

WORD OF THE WEEK: ZENITH.  All Teachers please put this word on your blackboard or other prominent place.  COMMENCEMENT: The ceremonies or the day for conferring degrees or diplomas; making a new beginning.

NEW ITEMS:

SUMMERFUND

 

Allison Chen will go to a writing program at Smith College, Sandy Jiang will study wolves and moose on a backpacking trip in Michigan’s upper peninsula, Candy Luo has been selected as a Student Ambassador representing San Francisco in Osaka, Japan and Juan Avila will be spending five weeks at Stanford with the Stanford Medical Youth Science Program!  That’s just a taste of what our students will be doing this summer. SUMMERFUND is about opportunity, exposure and access for Galileo students.

Please  encourage students to find out about the many summer programs that are still available.  Deadlines vary but they are approaching.  SUMMERFUND will be open THIS WEEK on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons, Room 458A.

                                   

**BULLETIN NOTICES:**EMAIL ADDRESS FOR BULLETIN NOTICES:  Please email bulletin notices to: grinnellb@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 old phone number, 241-6641, is no longer operational.  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 in Room 150  is selling healthy snacks, beverages, sweatshirts, new drawstring day packs, hand towels, lanyards, book covers, pens, pennants, mugs, and other spirit items during lunch time and after school. Money helps to pay for our school activities.

ASB STORE is selling ASB card stickers @ $5.00. Discounts are given for dances, sweatshirts, yearbook, and other spirit items.

GRADUATION: is Wednesday, May 28 at Bill Graham’s Auditorium at 1 PM.

 

Are you looking for a job or summer internship? Lots of applications are up on the Wellness Center’s website,www.galileoweb.org/wellness and click on “Programs and Internships”. There are applications Oasis for Girls, Project WHAT!, jobs for high school students, and more.

 

TRAVEL?  To Central America? To Nicaragua? There will be a presentation after school on Tuesday, May 20  in room 458.  Hear about community service and cultural immersion trips in June and July. No Spanish required but here’s your chance to learn the language. Learn about a life-changing opportunity  on Tuesday, May 20th after school in Room 458.

 

Make Music!  Make Sounds…and maybe make some money, too! You can learn all aspects of digital music production and sound design basics for video games and digitsl video FOR FREE.  After a 4 week afternoon program at the Bay Area Video Coalition, you could hook up for a paid internship!  Get more info at SUMMERFUNd in Room 458A…open after school next week on Tuesday and Thursday!  Don’t wait…this program begins Monday, June 2nd!!

 

Have you ever wanted to create and produce an original play?  Do you want to perform?  Direct? Prepare for an audition?  The Magic Theatre in nearby Fort Mason has a high school program for all grades.  SUMMERFUNd can help you with your application and fundraising.  Room 458A next week on Tuesday and Thursday..

 

GIRLS ONLY!  Why aren’t more girls interested in orthopedics?  What is the relationship between engineers and orthopedic surgeons?  Here’s your opportunity to find out in a ONE Day program at San Francisco General Hospital.  It’s not until Saturday, August 23 but you apply to the Perry Outreach Program now to reserve your spot!  This FREE program fills quickly.  Meet women doctors, women med students and women engineering students!  Do it now!  Check in with SUMMERFUND after school today, Room 458A.

 

Green Energy Camp is a free 5 day program (Monday, June 16 through Friday, June 20 at Skyline College) where students can create videos highlighting alternative energy.  Learn about solar solutions and energy       efficient products and services.  BART and bus to the campus in San Bruno.  SUMMERFUND can help you register, as well as assist in getting reduced price BART tickets.  Stop by SUMMERFUND in Room 458A after school Today…or next Tuesday, Thursday and Friday!

 

COSMOLOGY—defined as the branch of philosophy and science  that deals with the study of the universe!  You can learn more at the FREE Physics and Cosmology Workshop at the Lawrence Berkeley Lab at UC Berkeley from Monday, June 23 through Friday, June 27.  Hear two Nobel prize winning professors and staff from Quarknet.  Explore particle physics and cosmology.  Applications are available at SUMMERFUND, Room 458A, today after school and next week—Tuesday, Thursday and Friday afternoons.

 

COLLEGE & CAREER

Hello 9th-11th Graders:

Summer is almost here and if you’re looking for fun things to do, check out the following fairs.  Your college options can expand by just attending one college fair!

FREE COLLEGE FAIRS:

Meet the Deans: a health care profession fair.  6/26/14 @ 1:00-5:00pm @ Hilton SF Union Square on 333 O’Farrell St. SF

You must pre register:

naahp.wufoo.com/forms/2014-meet-the-deans-registration-form/

Fine Art & Performing Arts Colleges: 10/26/14 @ South San Francisco Conference Center

www.nacacnet.org/college-fairs/PVA-College-Fairs/Pages/default.aspx

Colleges that Change Lives:40 small liberal arts colleges that many colleges students like.  7/28/14 @ 7pm @ Santa Clara’s  Convention Centerwww.ctcl.org/events/san-francisco14

 

Association of Jesuit College & University

www.ajcunet.edu/institutions?Page=DTN-20130516094401

North American Coalitions for Christian Admissions Professionals

www.naccap.org/?page=Fair_Locations

—  National College Fair: this is the biggest annual national college fair that usually takes place in the spring

http://www.nacacnet.org/college-fairs/SpringNCF/Pages/default.aspx

—  WACAC College Fair @ CSU East Bay: this is the annual state level of college fair that usually takes place in the spring

http://wacac.org/events?eventId=709123&EventViewMode=EventDetails

WANT TO BUY A YEARBOOK?  BUT THEY ARE ALL GONE?  Go to Treering.com and use the passcode: 1013603647311717.  You can still design your custom pages.  They will ship the yearbook to your house.

 

The Salon & Spa at Skyline College

“Education and Excellence in Hair, Skin & Body Care.”

 

 

Are you creative and fashion-conscious, with a flair for style?

Do you love hair, makeup, skincare or body work?

We’d like to meet you! Come enjoy a “mocktail” at our happy hour event and learn more about certificates and degrees in Cosmetology, Esthetics and Massage Therapy.

Open House

 Thursday June 26, 2014

5pm-8pm

à Free information. Skyline College provides all students with health services, financial aid, disability resource centers, and academic advising.

à Demonstrations and Tour. See our cosmetology students at work styling or applying makeup to live models and explore our brand-new salon and spa.

3300 College Drive, Building 4 San Bruno CA 94066

Salon: (650) 738-4165        Spa (650) 738-4164

 

The Salon & Spa at Skyline College

à Questions Answered. Our staff and faculty can explain curriculum, career goals and program details. Find out if you’re a match for Cosmetology, Esthetics or Massage Therapy.

 

GALILEO GEAR: BASEBALL CAPS $15.00; T-SHIRTS $15.00   ROOM 263-COACH PAPA

 

Weekly Bulletin – May 19 – 23, 2014

May 16, 2014

GALILEO ACADEMY

Weekly Bulletin

MAY 19 – 23, 2014

ZENITH

 

FACULTY/STAFF

 

WORD OF THE WEEK: ZENITH.  All Teachers please put this word on your blackboard or other prominent place. Zenith: The highest or culminating point; the peak; the path overhead.

NEW ITEMS:

 

WELLNESS:

 

SUMMERFUND

 

Allison Chen will go to a writing program at Smith College, Sandy Jiang will study wolves and moose on a backpacking trip in Michigan’s upper peninsula, Candy Luo has been selected as a Student Ambassador representing San Francisco in Osaka, Japan and Juan Avila will be spending five weeks at Stanford with the Stanford Medical Youth Science Program!  That’s just a taste of what our students will be doing this summer. SUMMERFUND is about opportunity, exposure and access for Galileo students.

Please  encourage students to find out about the many summer programs that are still available.  Deadlines vary but they are approaching.  SUMMERFUND will be open THIS WEEK on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons, Room 458A.

**BULLETIN NOTICES:**EMAIL ADDRESS FOR BULLETIN NOTICES:  Please email bulletin notices to: grinnellb@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 old phone number, 241-6641, is no longer operational.  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 in Room 150  is selling healthy snacks, beverages, sweatshirts, new drawstring day packs, hand towels, lanyards, book covers, pens, pennants, mugs, and other spirit items during lunch time and after school. Money helps to pay for our school activities.

ASB STORE is selling ASB card stickers @ $5.00. Discounts are given for dances, sweatshirts, yearbook, and other spirit items.

GRADUATION: is Wednesday, May 28 at Bill Graham’s Auditorium at 1 PM.

 

Are you looking for a job or summer internship? Lots of applications are up on the Wellness Center’s website, www.galileoweb.org/wellness and click on “Programs and Internships”. There are applications Oasis for Girls, Project WHAT!, jobs for high school students, and more.

TRAVEL?  To Central America? To Nicaragua? There will be a presentation after school on Tuesday, May 20  in room 458.  Hear about community service and cultural immersion trips in June and July. No Spanish required but here’s your chance to learn the language. Learn about a life-changing opportunity  on Tuesday, May 20th after school in Room 458.

 

Make Music!  Make Sounds…and maybe make some money, too! You can learn all aspects of digital music production and sound design basics for video games and digitsl video FOR FREE.  After a 4 week afternoon program at the Bay Area Video Coalition, you could hook up for a paid internship!  Get more info at SUMMERFUNd in Room 458A…open after school next week on Tuesday and Thursday!  Don’t wait…this program begins Monday, June 2nd!!

Have you ever wanted to create and produce an original play?  Do you want to perform?  Direct? Prepare for an audition?  The Magic Theatre in nearby Fort Mason has a high school program for all grades.  SUMMERFUNd can help you with your application and fundraising.  Room 458A next week on Tuesday and Thursday..

 

GIRLS ONLY!  Why aren’t more girls interested in orthopedics?  What is the relationship between engineers and orthopedic surgeons?  Here’s your opportunity to find out in a ONE Day program at San Francisco General Hospital.  It’s not until Saturday, August 23 but you apply to the Perry Outreach Program now to reserve your spot!  This FREE program fills quickly.  Meet women doctors, women med students and women engineering students!  Do it now!  Check in with SUMMERFUND after school today, Room 458A.

 

COLLEGE & CAREER

For 11th:

If you are interested in being nominated for a $30,000 scholarship for the University of Rochester, please let Ms. S. Chan know.  This is a competitive private university in upstate (Rochester), New York.  It has around 5,000 undergraduate students.  It is well known for liberal arts and science research.

For 11th Female Students:

Smith College in a top liberal arts women’s college in the States.  It is located in Massachusetts and it has about 2,500 students.  They offer The Women of Distinction program for high school seniors who is curious about this college.  This is a free fly in program.  Application deadline is 8/1/14.  Your transcript is required so if you’re interested in applying, be sure to get a copy of your transcript before the semester ends.  To apply:   http://www.smith.edu/admission/wod/

For 12th:

If you’re 18-24 years old and would like to make positive contributions to our communities, AmeriCorps and FEMA are great options to consider.  Both of these programs provide room and board, a living stipend, and a $5500 educational stipend for any colleges.  Application deadline is 6/1/14.  If you’re interested, please talk to Ms. S. Chan or check out: www.NationalService.gov

Please remember to complete the Senior Exit Survey on line.  The Final Transcript Request Form and Senior Clearance Form will be passed out in homeroom and you need to complete and return them to your guidance counselor.

An updated scholarship list and summer program list have been sent via School Loop and they are posted on Galileo’s website and on the designated boards in or around the Counseling Center.

Thanks,

Ms. S. Chan

College & Career Counselor

Room 258F

 

GALILEO GEAR: BASEBALL CAPS $15.00; T-SHIRTS $15.00   ROOM 263-COACH PAPA

Weekly Bulletin – May 12 – 16, 2014

May 9, 2014

Weekly Bulletin

MAY 12 – 16, 2014

VICARIOUS

 

FACULTY/STAFF

 

WORD OF THE WEEK: VICARIOUS.  All Teachers please put this word on your blackboard or other prominent place. VICARIOUS:  Experienced or realized through imaginative or sympathetic participation in the experience of of another; occurring in an unexpected or abnormal part of the body instead of the usual one.

NEW ITEMS:

 

WELLNESS:

 

SUMMERFUND is  about opportunity, exposure and access for Galileo students.

Please  encourage students to find out about the many summer programs that are still available.  SUMMERFUND has information about the San Francisco Osaka Sister City student ambassador program (alums Judy Zhu and Tracy Pa were high school participants), FACES for the FUTURE summer medical academy, Visions community service programs, outdoor leadership experiences, writing programs  and the local psychology program, Summer Bridge.  Deadlines vary but they are approaching.  SUMMERFUND is open on Tuesday and Friday afternoons, Room 458A.

                                   

**BULLETIN NOTICES:**EMAIL ADDRESS FOR BULLETIN NOTICES:  Please email bulletin notices to: grinnellb@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 old phone number, 241-6641, is no longer operational.  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 in Room 150  is selling healthy snacks, beverages, sweatshirts, new drawstring day packs, hand towels, lanyards, book covers, pens, pennants, mugs, and other spirit items during lunch time and after school. Money helps to pay for our school activities.

ASB STORE is selling ASB card stickers @ $5.00. Discounts are given for dances, sweatshirts, yearbook, and other spirit items.

 

RECYCLING ELECTRONICS FUNDRAISER: for freshmen class is Saturday, May 3 in the

CAPS & GOWNS: will delivered in the auditorium on Thursday, May 22 from 10 AM to 12 PM.

 

GRADUATION: is Wednesday, May 28 at Bill Graham’s Auditorium at 1 PM.

 

Are you looking for a job or summer internship? Lots of applications are up on the Wellness Center’s website,www.galileoweb.org/wellness and click on “Programs and Internships”. There are applications Oasis for Girls, Project WHAT!, jobs for high school students, and more.

For 9th-12th:

5/14/14 @ 11:45am in room 210  If you want to take any classes at CCSF this summer, please come talk to our CCSF counselor about the process.

For 12th:

Please remember to complete the Senior Exit Survey on line.  The Final Transcript Request Form and Senior Clearance Form will be passed out in homeroom and you need to complete and return them to your guidance counselor.

An updated scholarship list and summer program list have been posted on Galileo’s website and on the designated boards in or around the Counseling Center.

Thanks,   Ms. S. Chan   College & Career Counselor   Room 258F

GALILEO GEAR: BASEBALL CAPS $15.00; T-SHIRTS $15.00   ROOM 263-COACH PAPA

 

Weekly Bulletin – May 5 – 9, 2014

May 2, 2014

GALILEO ACADEMY

Weekly Bulletin

MAY 5 – 9, 2014

UTOPIA

 

FACULTY/STAFF

 

WORD OF THE WEEK:    All Teachers please put this word on your blackboard or other prominent place. UTOPIA: An imaginary and indefinitely remote place; a place of ideal perfection, especially in laws, government and social conditions.

 

NEW ITEMS:

 

WELLNESS:

 

SUMMERFUND is  about opportunity, exposure and access for Galileo students.

Please  encourage students to find out about the many summer programs that are still available.  SUMMERFUND has information about the San Francisco Osaka Sister City student ambassador program (alums Judy Zhu and Tracy Pa were high school participants), FACES for the FUTURE summer medical academy, Visions community service programs, outdoor leadership experiences, writing programs  and the local psychology program, Summer Bridge.  Deadlines vary but they are approaching.  SUMMERFUND is open on Tuesday and Friday afternoons, Room 458A.

                                   

**BULLETIN NOTICES:**EMAIL ADDRESS FOR BULLETIN NOTICES:  Please email bulletin notices to: grinnellb@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 old phone number, 241-6641, is no longer operational.  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 in Room 150  is selling healthy snacks, beverages, sweatshirts, new drawstring day packs, hand towels, lanyards, book covers, pens, pennants, mugs, and other spirit items during lunch time and after school. Money helps to pay for our school activities.

ASB STORE is selling ASB card stickers @ $5.00. Discounts are given for dances, sweatshirts, yearbook, and other spirit items.

 

RECYCLING ELECTRONICS FUNDRAISER: for freshmen class is Saturday, May 3 in the parking lot next to the football field from 10 AM to 2 PM.

 

MOVE-UP DANCE: & Party is Friday night, May 9 in the cafeteria from 6 PM to 10 PM. Tickets will be sold at the ASB store. Seniors will get a free slice of pizza, cake, & drink to celebrate their graduation.

 

CAPS & GOWNS: will delivered in the auditorium on Thursday, May 22 from 10 AM to 12 PM.

 

GRADUATION: is Wednesday, May 28 at Bill Graham’s Auditorium at 1 PM.

Are you looking for a job or summer internship? Lots of applications are up on the Wellness Center’s website,www.galileoweb.org/wellness and click on “Programs and Internships”. There are applications Oasis for Girls, Project WHAT!, jobs for high school students, and more.

 

SUMMERFUNd:

Interested in healthcare?  SUMMERFUND has applications for two local programs, open to all grades.  FACES is a two week commuter program at Samuel Merritt U. in Oakland.  The deadline is Friday, May 9 but do not wait.  Students are being accepted NOW.

 

The four-day Youth Leadership Conference on Asian-Pacific Islander Health at Stanford University gives students an opportunity to learn especially about hepatitis B and liver disease.

Besides health information, students from all over the world will work together to develop ways to educate communities and fight the disparities in healthcare delivery.  SUMMERFUND has the information you’ll need.  The office is open on Tuesday and Friday afternoons.  458A.  Application deadline has been extended to Friday, May 2.

 

Want to get away?  This is no airline commercial!  Can you imagine yourself kayaking under the Golden Gate Bridge?  Sleeping outside on Angel Island?  Backpacking? Whitewater rafting?

It is possible!  Apply to go on a 24 or 13 day summer trip!  Visit SUMMERFUND in Room 458A on Tuesday and Friday afternoons to pick up  and prepare your application!

GALILEO GEAR: BASEBALL CAPS $15.00; T-SHIRTS $15.00   ROOM 263-COACH PAPA

 

SUMMER SCHOOL:

“9th, 10th and 11th graders! Did you get a D or F in a previous class? You need to take summer school for credit recovery!

 

For those who think night school would be a better option, you are wrong! Priority is given to seniors for night school and often does not have room for all other grades.

 

For those who think Edgenuity (online class) is easier….you are also wrong! Please ask the current students who are struggling to complete and pass Edgenuity. It is a challenging program.

 

Summer school is only five weeks! Take advantage of this opportunity and make up your classes this summer!

 

Deadline to sign up is Monday, May 5th! Please see your counselor NOW! “

COLLEGE & CAREER

 

College & Career Center announcement for 5/5-5/11

For 9th-11th:

5/8 @ 11:15am and 12:30pm in room 406.  The Naval Academy will be doing a short presentation about their programs and admission eligibilities.  If you’re curious about this academy, please ask Ms. S. Chan for a pass to attend this presentation.

5/8 @ 7pm @ Hyatt Regency San Francisco Airport in Burlingame.  The big ten public universities in the nation will conduct a brief overview of their institution and the selection practices, financial aid and scholarship opportunity.  Register online:go.illinois.edu/BigTenconference

5/9 @ 9:30-12pm @ CSU East Bay.  The annual WACAC College Fair. For details:http://wacac.org/events

For 11th Graders:

Are you interested in a job working with youth in SF public schools?  Enroll in a FREE college course at CCSF this summer and you could be eligible for a job in an SFUSD after school program after you graduate from high school.  For more info., please see Ms. S. Chan or your Academic Counselor.  Application deadline is 4/30/14.

Many private colleges provide FREE fly-in program for you to visit their campus to see if it’s a good fit school for you.  For a list of these colleges, visitwww.collegegreenlight.com  Colby College is one of these colleges.  For more details, please check out Colby College’s website or talk to Ms. S. Chan.

11th Grade Girls, if you’re interested in studying science, technology, engineering or math in college, and would like to be nominated for a $10,000 merit-based scholarship for Champlain College, please let Ms. S. Chan know.

For 11th & 12th Graders:

Are you interested in cars, car shop safety, automotive design & maintenance?  If so, take advantage of the Transportation Technology Summer Program at CCSF.  You will also earn $600 while learning.  Students must have a CA ID, or Driver’s License and or a valid passport.  For more details, please talk to Ms. S. Chan or your Academic Counselor.

An updated scholarship list and summer program list have been sent via School Loop and they are posted on Galileo’s website and on the designated boards in or around the Counseling Center.

Thanks,

Ms. S. Chan

College & Career Counselor

Room 258F

Weekly Bulletin – April 28 – May 2, 2014

April 25, 2014

GALILEO ACADEMY

Weekly Bulletin

APRIL 28 – May 2, 2014

ULTERIOR

 

FACULTY/STAFF

 

WORD OF THE WEEK:    All Teachers please put this word on your blackboard or other prominent place. ULTERIOR: Further; more distant; remote; situated on the farther side; going beyond what is openly said or shown and especially what is proper.

 

NEW ITEMS:

 

WELLNESS:

 

WELLNESS REFERRALS: Wednesday April 30, 2014 will be the last day to submit any non-medical and non-emergency Wellness referrals.  This allows us to dedicate the time required for closing up current cases and transitioning students into a summer plan of care. Any referrals made after April 30, 2014 will go on our Fall 2014 check-in list and will receive a check-in by one of our Wellness Counselors within the first few weeks of school in Fall 2014.

 

All referrals received between now and April 30 will be assessed but students will be referred for off site services as we won’t be able to open new cases this late in the year. As always, we are all available for consultation about any/all students through the end of the school year. Thank you!

 

SUMMERFUND is  about opportunity, exposure and access for Galileo students.

Please  encourage students to find out about the many summer programs that are still available.  SUMMERFUND has information about the San Francisco Osaka Sister City student ambassador program (alums Judy Zhu and Tracy Pa were high school participants), FACES for the FUTURE summer medical academy, Visions community service programs, outdoor leadership experiences, writing programs  and the local psychology program, Summer Bridge.  Deadlines vary but they are approaching.  SUMMERFUND is open on Tuesday and Friday afternoons, Room 458A.

                                        

**BULLETIN NOTICES:**EMAIL ADDRESS FOR BULLETIN NOTICES:  Please email bulletin notices to: grinnellb@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 old phone number, 241-6641, is no longer operational.  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 in Room 150  is selling healthy snacks, beverages, sweatshirts, new drawstring day packs, hand towels, lanyards, book covers, pens, pennants, mugs, and other spirit items during lunch time and after school. Money helps to pay for our school activities.

ASB STORE is selling ASB card stickers @ $5.00. Discounts are given for dances, sweatshirts, yearbook, and other spirit items.

 

MOVE-UP AND AWARDS ASSEMBLY:is Friday, May 2 during a double period 4.

 

ALOHA FOOD FESTIVAL: is Friday, May 2 during lunch time. Wear your favorite Hawaiian shirt or attire.

 

RECYCLING ELECTRONICS FUNDRAISER: for freshmen class is Saturday, May 3 in the parking lot next to the football field from 10 AM to 2 PM.

 

MOVE-UP DANCE: & Party is Friday night, May 9 in the cafeteria from 6 PM to 10 PM. Tickets will be sold at the ASB store. Seniors will get a free slice of pizza, cake, & drink to celebrate their graduation.

 

CAPS & GOWNS: will delivered in the auditorium on Thursday, May 22 from 10 AM to 12 PM.

 

GRADUATION: is Wednesday, May 28 at Bill Graham’s Auditorium at 1 PM.

GIRL’S CLUB NEEDS GIRLS JUST LIKE YOU:

Find a safe place to be yourself. To meet other girls and make new friends.

And dance.  But don’t worry no dance experience is needed. Its Wednesdays @2:30-4:00, in the Auditorium. For more info. come see Ms. Krohne during lunch in 202.

 

Are you looking for a job or summer internship? Lots of applications are up on the Wellness Center’s website,www.galileoweb.org/wellness and click on “Programs and Internships”. There are applications Oasis for Girls, Project WHAT!, jobs for high school students, and more.

9th, 10th and 11th graders…Are you interested in taking a three week trip to Japan?  You’ll fly for FREE and then live with a host family in Osaka, Japan.  Two Galileo students have already done this.  How?  They filled out an application,  participated in an interview and then were selected to represent San Francisco as  student ambassadors.  To prepare your application, see Ms. Kornblith at SUMMERFUND in room 458A on Tuesday or Friday afternoon.  The application deadline is Monday, April 21.

 

SUMMERFUNd:

Interested in healthcare?  SUMMERFUND has applications for two local programs, open to all grades.  FACES is a two week commuter program at Samuel Merritt U. in Oakland.  The deadline is Friday, May 9 but do not wait.  Students are being accepted NOW.

 

The four-day Youth Leadership Conference on Asian-Pacific Islander Health at Stanford University gives students an opportunity to learn especially about hepatitis B and liver disease.

Besides health information, students from all over the world will work together to develop ways to educate communities and fight the disparities in healthcare delivery.  SUMMERFUND has the information you’ll need.  The office is open on Tuesday and Friday afternoons.  458A.  Application deadline has been extended to Friday, May 2.

 

Want to get away?  This is no airline commercial!  Can you imagine yourself kayaking under the Golden Gate Bridge?  Sleeping outside on Angel Island?  Backpacking? Whitewater rafting?

It is possible!  Apply to go on a 24 or 13 day summer trip!  Visit SUMMERFUND in Room 458A on Tuesday and Friday afternoons to pick up  and prepare your application!

GALILEO GEAR: BASEBALL CAPS $15.00; T-SHIRTS $15.00   ROOM 263-COACH PAPA

GRADUATION SPEAKERS NEEDED:

Attention all seniors, are you interested in speaking at the graduation ceremony? Auditions for graduation speakers will be held Thursday, May 1st during 4th period in room 210. If you are interested in auditioning, please see Mr. Emmi in the dean’s office.You must reserve a time slot with Mr. Emmi in order to participate.

SUMMER SCHOOL:

“9th, 10th and 11th graders! Did you get a D or F in a previous class? You need to take summer school for credit recovery!

For those who think night school would be a better option, you are wrong! Priority is given to seniors for night school and often does not have room for all other grades.

For those who think Edgenuity (online class) is easier….you are also wrong! Please ask the current students who are struggling to complete and pass Edgenuity. It is a challenging program.

Summer school is only five weeks! Take advantage of this opportunity and make up your classes this summer!

Deadline to sign up is Monday, May 5th! Please see your counselor NOW! ”

COLLEGE & CAREER INFORMATION

For 9th-11th:
5/3 from 1:30-4:30pm @ Cow Palace for NACAC College Fair
This is the annual largest national college fair.  Many colleges in the country and 16 colleges from UK will be there.  9th-11th graders and parents are encouraged to check it out!
Register @: www.gotomyncf.com For more details, see email in School Loop.
   5/4 from 7:30-8:30pm @ Hyatt Regency SF @ 5 Embarcadero Center SF for Exploring College Options: Duke, Georgetown, Harvard, Penn, & Stanford will provide information sessions for students and parents.  To RSVP: www.exploringcollegeoptions.org
For 11th Graders:
Are you interested in a job working with youth in SF public schools?  Enroll in a FREE college course at CCSF this summer and you could be eligible for a job in an SFUSD after school program after you graduate from high school.  For more info., please see Ms. S. Chan or your Academic Counselor.  Application deadline is 4/30/14.
Many private colleges provide FREE fly-in program for you to visit their campus to see if it’s a good fit school for you.  For a list of these colleges, visit www.collegegreenlight.com  Colby College is one of these colleges.  For more details, please check out Colby College’s website or talk to Ms. S. Chan.
For 11th & 12th Graders:
Are you interested in cars, car shop safety, automotive design & maintenance?  If so, take advantage of the Transportation Technology Summer Program at CCSF.  You will also earn $600 while learning.  Students must have a CA ID, or Driver’s License and or a valid passport.  For more details, please talk to Ms. S. Chan or your Academic Counselor.
An updated scholarship list and summer program list are posted on Galileo’s website and on the designated boards in or around the Counseling Center.

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