Author: Ameesia Marold

Waving Wagner Goodbye

Beloved English teacher Ms. Wagner, who has worked at Galileo for 18 years and lived in San Francisco since 1998, has decided to teach internationally and is leaving Galileo after this year. She is...

Meet the Class of 2019 Officers

The Galileo Junior Class Officers for the 2018-2019 school year have been elected. We asked them 1) Why did you run? 2) What do you hope to accomplish? And 3) What is a fun...

Challenge Series: Eating Dinner with My Family

The Galileo Journalism staff recently embarked on individual challenges meant to push their boundaries and lead to improvement. Each challenge lasted between one to two weeks and was meant to evoke some self realization....

Spirit Week 2018

Monday- Denim on Denim Day! Tuesday- Tie Dye Day! Wednesday- Weather Confused Day! Thursday- Teacher Look Alike Day! Friday- Class Color Day!

My Harvard Interview

There is a certain stigma behind the name Harvard, that it is intense, egotistical, prestigious, and even scary. Though it is recognized as a top Ivy League with a world class education, many people...

Debate: Old School vs. Contemporary Rap

Two Galileo Pendulum writers constantly argue over music. In order to give people an experience of these arguments, the writers decided to write an argumentative piece on rap songs of their choice. Senior Ameesia...

Senior Sells Lunch

Looking for lunch? Senior Michael Chen sells Chinese food everyday from his parents restaurant, Golden Kimtar to hungry Galileo students. He brings a combination of large portions of mongolian beef, and either chow mein,...

Shadow Program Showcases Galileo’s Strengths

The reputation of Galileo among middle school students can range from negative stereotypes to exceptional athletics and academia. Galileo’s shadow program is helping to paint a more accurate picture for perspective middle school students....

Stress Less Fest Photo Gallery

Stress Less Fest Photo Gallery

Stress Less Fest is an event in the courtyard, run by the Galileo Youth Outreach Workers and Wellness, to promote positive coping mechanisms and activities to cope with stress. This year is was held...

Stresses of being a Class Sponsor

Teachers who volunteer to be class sponsors are in a very stressful position because of the pressures of fundraising, managing officers, and spending countless hours hosting different events. Although there are many tasks and...

New Administration

Ms. Benau- Principal After visiting Galileo in 2011 and 2014 as part of the WASC groups, Ms. Tami  Benau jumped at the opportunity to become the new Principal of Galileo. She loves the fact...

From Africa to Galileo

After doing development work in Africa for 8 years, Ms. Hector has now found her  calling as a teacher. She decided to pursue a teaching career after doing projects in Africa because she thought...