Galileo Academy of Science & Technology

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  • School Type

    High School, 9-12
  • Estimated Enrollment

  • Principal

    • Tami Benau
  • Assistant Principal

    • Marisol Arkin
    • James Goossens-Larsen
    • Ambar Panjabi
  • Hours

    Mo - Tu: 8:40 am-3:50 pm
    We - Th: 8:40 am-2:50 pm
    Fr: 8:40 am-3:50 pm
  • Neighborhood

    Russian Hill
  • School Meals

  • School Code

  • About Galileo Academy of Science & Technology

    Galileo Academy of Science and TechnologyGalileo Academy of Science and Technology's mission is to provide equal access to all educational programs and ensure success for all students. The programs offered to students both challenge and support students to achieve high levels of academic achievement while preparing each graduate to be successful in college, work, and life. Galileo provides extensive Honors, Advanced Placement, English Language Development (ELD), and Special Education services. In addition, students can choose to participate in an Academic Pathway or Academy (small learning communities): Biotechnology, Environmental Science, Health, Information Technology, Media Arts, and Hospitality and Tourism. The AVID Program provides additional academic counseling for college preparation. The Wellness Center provides comprehensive services in mental and physical health. The Futurama after-school program includes sports, arts, enrichment, and tutoring. 

  • After School Programs

    Extensive enrichment opportunities through tutoring, intercollegiate sports, JROTC, and over 40 clubs. Credit recovery opportunities in Math, Science, English, and Social Studies. Additional courses offered through Edgenuity.
  • Language Programs

    • French World Language
    • Mandarin World Language
    • Spanish World Language
  • Special Education Programs

    • ACCESS - Adult Transition Services
    • Resource Specialist Program Services
    • Separate class - Mild/moderate
    • Separate class - Moderate/severe
    • SOAR (Success, Opportunity, Achievement, Resiliency formerly known as ED or Emotionally Disturbed)
  • School Day Academic Enrichment

    • Advanced Placement (AP) classes
    • Career Technical Education (CTE) Academies
    • College classes at CCSF or SFSU
    • College classes on-site
    • Credit recovery
    • Honors classes
    • Individual learning plans
    • Internships available
    • Project-based learning
    • Service learning
  • Athletics

    • Badminton
    • Volleyball
    • Track and Field
    • Tennis
    • Swimming
    • Spirit Squad
    • Soccer
    • Baseball
    • Golf
    • Football
    • Fencing
    • Cross country
    • Basketball
    • Wrestling
  • Student Support Programs

    • Peer resources
    • On-site nurse
    • Mentoring
    • Advisory
    • Health and wellness center
    • Family liaison
    • Counselor
    • AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination)
  • Career Technical Education Academies

    • Arts, Media and Entertainment
    • Health Science and Medical Technology
    • Hospitality, Travel and Tourism
  • College Counseling

    • AACE Talent Search
    • Academic counseling
    • Cash for College or Financial Aid Night
    • College and/or career counseling
    • College and/or career fair
    • College application workshops
    • College tours and visits
    • Japanese Community Youth Council (JCYC)
    • uAspire
School Data

Application Data

General education entry grade seats per application: 30.00%
Contact Info
  • Address

    1150 Francisco Street, San Francisco, CA, 94109
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Galileo Academy of Science and Technology

Grades 9-12

1150 Francisco Street, San Francisco, CA 94109

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8:00 a.m.- MTF 3:10 p.m., WTh 2:10 p.m.