The PTSA hosts or supports many events during the school year.
Freshman Orientation BBQ
The teachers, staff and PTSA welcome freshmen the week before school starts. It’s a half day event, with presentations, a helpful tour and sign-up for activities, clubs and sports. Students also get their schedules. We end with a BBQ lunch, sponsored by the PTSA.
Back to School Night
Families can visit with students’ teachers to learn more about the classes, grading policies, etc.
College Workshop: Choosing the Ideal College
This evening workshop is presented by our College and Career counselors to help parents and students determine the criteria to consider when choosing the “ideal college.” Students in all grades and parents are encouraged to attend. It’s never too early to plan for college.
Annual Fund Kickoff
The Annual Fund Drive is the primary source of funds used to support Galileo PTSA activities. Families are encourage to donate to reach a goal of $35,000.
College Application Workshop
We encourage all seniors and their parents to attend this informative college application presentation from Galileo’s College and Career Center.
College Financial Aid and Scholarship Workshop
This evening event is presented by Galileo’s College and Career Center and sponsored by the PTSA. Learn resources for getting money to support your student’s college education. Highly recommended for junior and senior students and parents.
Galileo Multicultural World Party
We celebrate the many cultures and diversity at Galileo with this evening of student entertainment. The PTSA sponsors a light dinner.
Teachers and Staff Appreciation Lunch
The first week of May is National Teacher Appreciation Week. The PTSA honors our teachers and staff of Galileo with a delicious lunch and door prizes. This is a perfect opportunity for parents and students to volunteer and show their appreciation!
We celebrate our soon-to-be graduates. The PTSA works with the ASB Advisor and Senior Class to provide financial support and volunteers to ensure seniors have a fun and memorable senior breakfast.