Galileo Press

Yes! I Know I’m Tall

I never thought being tall would be a challenge, but sometimes it is. Starting in the 8th grade I had a huge growth spurt that left me at a striking 5’10.  I was the...

PTSA shows Staff Appreciation

The Galileo PTSA hosted their annual Staff Appreciation luncheon in the cafeteria on Wednesday, May 2, 2018. The event included a number delicious dishes made by the parents as well as a huge roasted...

My Frustration with UCI

During the fall of 2017, as I was applying to colleges, my sight were sent on UC Irvine. Out of all the other UC’s, Irvine was my top choice. After doing researching Irvine’s campus...

Aloha Food Festival 2018

Galileo had its last food festival of the year, also known as the Aloha food festival on April 27th. Many clubs were out here selling delicious food to raise money for their events and...

AVID’s Palooza 2018

The Galileo AVID program held their annual “AVID Palooza” on the football field on April 26th, 2018. The event brings together the over 200 AVID student at the school for lunch and games. Students...

What Happened to Promposals?

Going into high school, the big thing everyone looked forward to was prom, and of course, promposals. During my freshman and sophomore years, promposals was the way to ask a person to prom. When...

Avengers: Infinity War Spoiler-Free Review

According to CNN Media, with an estimated $640.9 million in the bank this past weekend from the global box office, Marvel Studios’ Avengers: Infinity War broke the record for biggest worldwide opening.   Avengers:...

Behaving Backwards for a Day

Throughout the course of the school year, whether teachers want to admit it or not, they come to develop expectations towards a majority of their students; whether it’s the student’s daily routine in class...

Lady Lions Take Flag Football Championship

In a nerve wracking and exciting game, the Galileo flag football team won the AAA championship against the Lincoln Mustangs (12-6) on Saturday April 21st. With the win, the Lionness’ capped an undefeated season...

Franzen’s Environmental Wonderland

For the past 8 years, Galileo’s environmental science teacher, Ms. Lisa Franzen, has been living in a RV at the O2 Artisan Aggregate (O2AA), an eco industrial park in West Oakland where businesses work...

Robotics Club Recap

Galileo Robotics participated in two regional competitions in San Francisco and San Jose this year as part of the FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC) program. Students spent six weeks designing, building, and testing a robot...

Lionness Football Roaring Towards Title

The Galileo Flag football team will look to capture their 2nd championship in 3 years on Saturday, April 21st in the city championship against Lincoln after defeating Mission (6-0) in the playoffs on Wednesday,...