Galileo Press

Memories from the 74th Song & Yell

On a hot sunny Friday, the class of 2019 barely squeaked out of victory against the class of 2021 on October 12th. The judges for this year’s contest were all former teachers who enjoyed coming...

Students Flaunting Spirit

The week of Indigenous Peoples’ Day was Galileo Academy’s spirit week! Students (ranging from seniors to freshmen) exhibited school spirit by dressing up by the following themes each day during the week: Twin Day...

Renamed Class Focuses On Marketing and Business

By Rachel Auyeung and Helen Huang The “Hospitality and Tourism” class was renamed“Entrepreneurship” by  Ms. Kapchan and Mr. Seligson, the teachers of the “Start Up” pathway, who wanted to change the focus of the...

Ms. Wong – Back to Galileo

By Kamieya Bynum Taking over the newcomer and parent liaison counseling position, Ms. Melody Wong is no stranger to Galileo as she graduated from the school in 2010. Ms. Wong enjoyed her high school...

Mr. Braund – Cross country Champion

By, Dustin Zhou and Matthew Tu A 2x All American high school cross country runner, PE teacher, Mr. Braund,  received a full scholarship to Chico State for cross country where was ranked as one...

Mr. Davis – Playbook to Gradebook

By Gabriel Recinos and Liam Hubbert For the last 6 years, geometry and Pre-Calculus teacher, Mr. Davis, helped coach the freshmen football team at Sacred Heart Cathedral as a way of giving back to...

Mr. Flores – Finding Relief in Hiking

By Dustin Zhou and Matthew Tu Using hiking as a stress relief, Spanish teacher, Mr. Flores, spends his weekends at Oakland Redwood Regional Park. He usually spends 2-3 hours hiking every weekend either by...

Miss Kiss – Passionate Cook

Growing up cooking with her mom helped inspire a passion for cooking for Galileo assistant principal, Miss Kiss. Cooking all different types of dishes, Ms. Kiss loves trying new recipes to share with her...

Ms. You – Unexpected Inspiration

Volunteering in San Quentin Prison for 2 years, English teacher Ms. You spent her afternoons teaching  English Literature to inmates while spending her mornings teaching at UC Berkeley. The idea of teaching in a...

Mr. Cadette- Journey Across The World

By Cybastian Dilinila, Antonio Harocasco, Max Miles V, and Jasper Salayog Using the student exchange program, where college students have the opportunity to study abroad in different countries, as his chance to learn new...

Mr. Kobayashi- From College Back To High School

By Cybastian Dilinila, Antonio Harocasco, Jasper Salayog, Max Miles V. After being a professor at Santa Rosa Community College, transitioning back to  teaching high school students at Galileo has been tough for Physics teacher,...

Mr. Matawaran – All About Anime

By Matthew Tu and Dustin Zhou Since being introduced to manga at 7 years old, social studies teacher Mr. Matawaran, has continued his love of the comics, both reading and watching shows. He has...