Deadline for Application: Friday, January 11th, 2019

1150 Francisco St.
San Francisco, CA  94109

The Galileo Academy of Science and Technology provides students with career pathways in biotechnology, environmental science, health, hospitality and tourism, computer science, and creative media technology.

A San Francisco public high school, Galileo Academy is part of the San Francisco Unified School District - SFUSD.

Academic Performance
Students Who Graduate in 4 Years90%
This is the percentage of a group of students at a school that graduated within 4 years.
College Readiness78%
This is the percentage of students at a school that scored at least a 21 on the ACT, which demonstrates a higher level of readiness to take college level courses.
Percent of Students Meeting or Exceeding State Standards: English Language Arts / Literacy70%
Percent of Students Meeting or Exceeding State Standards: Mathematics59%
Students Enrolled in Courses Required for UC/CSU Admission97%
Graduates Who Completed All Courses Required for UC/CSU Admission58%
Students Enrolled in AP Courses 31%
School Culture
Support for Academic Learning82%
Knowledge and Fairness of Discipline, Rules and Norms65%
Sense of Belonging (School Connectedness)74%
School Safety
Parents: Feel school grounds are safe89%
Students: Feel school grounds are safe69%
Staff: Feel school grounds are safe50%
School Fit
Student to Teacher Ratio26
This is the average number of students that is in each classroom. Use your current class as a reference point. Are you comfortable learning and contributing in a class this big? Would you prefer a class that has fewer students or more students?
Total Enrollment1843
This tells us the total number of students that attend the school. Use your school as a reference point. Would you like a school that has fewer, more, or about the same number of students in your school?
Black 5.4%
American Indian / Alaskan .2%
Asian 57.5%
Filipino 5.8%
Hispanic 16.9%
Pacific Islander .7%
White 6.6%
Two or More Races 2%
This tells us about the racial and ethnic backgrounds of the students that attend the school. Is it important to you that there is diversity in your high school? Are you more comfortable being around other students that have a similar racial/ethnic background as you?
School UniformNo Uniforms
This tells us whether this school requires that student wear designated uniforms for attendance.
General Information
School TypePublic
Application Requirements(Not Available)
Selections(Not Available)
Grades Served9 - 12
Daily Schedule8:00 a.m. - 3:05 p.m.
Courses Offered
A - History / Social Science CoursesAP US Government and PoliticsAP US HistoryAP World HistoryPrinciples of American DemocracyUS HistoryUS History and GeographyUS History HonorsWorld HistoryWorld History HonorsWorld History, Culture, and Geography
B - English CoursesAmerican LiteratureCommunications and WritingELD Advanced LS 3ELD Listening & Speaking 4ELD Reading & Writing 4English 1English 2English 2 HonorsEnglish Language and CompositionEnglish Language Arts 10English Language Arts 11English Language Arts 12English Language Arts 9English Literature and CompositionEnglish/European LiteratureEnglish/European Literature Honors
C - Math CoursesAlgebra 1Algebra 2Algebra 2 HonorsAP Calculus ABAP Calculus BCAP StatisticsCCSS Algebra 1CCSS Algebra 2CCSS GeometryGeometryPre-CalculusPre-Calculus HonorsProbability & Statistics
D - Lab Science CoursesAP BiologyAP ChemistryAP Environmental ScienceAP Physics 1AP Physics 2AP Physics C: Electricity and MagnetismAP Physics C: MechanicsBiologyBiology with LabsChemistryChemistry HonorsChemistry with LabsHealth Science AcademyMarine BiologyPhysicsPhysiologyPrinciples of Biotechnology 1Scientific Research
E - Language CoursesAP Chinese Language and CultureAP Spanish Language and CultureChinese 1Chinese 2Chinese 2 CompetencyChinese for Native Speakers 2Chinese for Native Speakers 3Competency French 2Fluency Chinese 1French 1 CompetencyFrench 2French 3Spanish 1Spanish 1 CompetencySpanish 2Spanish 2 CompetencySpanish 3Spanish for Native Speakers 2Spanish for Native Speakers 3
F - Visual / Performing Arts CoursesAP Studio Art: 2-D DesignArtComputer Art 1Computer Art 2 - IntermediateDance - BeginningDrama - BeginningFilm HistoryGuitar - AdvancedGuitar - BeginningGuitar - IntermediateIntroduction to Digital CommunicationMedia Arts 2Media Arts 3Orchestra - AdvancedOrchestra - IntermediatePhotographyPiano - IntermediatePiano BeginningPoint of View:Video Production for Persuasive Comm
G - College Prep CoursesAP Computer Science AAP Computer Science PrinciplesComputer ProgrammingCreative Writing AdvancedCritical ThinkingCritical Thinking and Social ChangeEconomicsEconomics HonorsEntrepreneurship/Self-EmploymentEthnic StudiesExploring Computer ScienceHistory / Social ScienceHospitality MarketingIssues in Public Health - Health ScienceJournalismLeadership 1Mastering Our Cultural IdentityPersonal FinancePrinciples of Hospitality and TourismPsychologyTeaching for Diversity and Social Justice
AP CoursesAP Chinese Language and CultureAP Computer Science AAP Studio Art: 2-D DesignBiologyCalculus ABCalculus BCChemistryComputer Science PrinciplesEnvironmental SciencePhysics 1Physics 2Physics C: Electricity and MagnetismPhysics C: MechanicsSpanish Language and CultureStatisticsUS Government and PoliticsUS HistoryWorld History
Other ClassesDebate Club
College and CareerCalifornia Scholarship FederationCollege 10%YCE Club
SportsBaseballCheerleadingCross CountryFencingFlag FootballLacrosse Club, GirlsLion DanceMESoccer, GirlsSwim TeamTennis, GirlsWrestling
ArtsArt ClubBreakdance ClubHip Hop Dance ClubMusic Club
Media(Not Available)
STEMCyber Security ClubESM Robotics ClubGirls Who Code
Cultural/Ethnic Language ClubsJapanese ClubKorean Club
Health and Wellness(Not Available)
Life and LeadershipEmpowermentPeer ResourcesRed CrossService Interact
Parents and CommunityDreamer’s ClubGay Straight Alliance
OtherAquarium ClubbuildOnChinese Culture ClubFilipino ClubGalileo Celestial DragonsGalileo ConnectionHeart in MotionJunior Pep ClubPep BandPep ClubSummerFun