Recycle at Galileo:
Please bring us your:
Coke Rewards Codes on caps and boxes 
Box Tops for Education
Campbell's Labels for Education
Tyson Project A+ Labels
Pop Tabs for Ronald McDonald House

Kellogg's Family Rewards (3 codes = free book from Scholastic for Dragon Den!)

School Wish List:
6 gently used Leapsters
Newer laptops with Windows 7 (Robotics Team)
Tennis balls
Clinic supplies: Band-aids, latex free bandage tape
Tall Oscillating Floor Fans
50 pieces of 6x9 inch cardboard rectangles
Scrapbook paper 
Medium and large balloons
Drinking straws


School Summer Hours
Office: 8 am - 4 pm, Monday - Thursday
Closed Friday

School Year Hours

Office: 8 am - 4 pm
Students: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Early release day on Wed
(School ends at 2:30 pm)


Now enrolling for 2015-2016!

Enrollment for 2015-16

Enrollment forms for the 2015-2016 school year are now available under the Enrollment tab at the top of our webpage. Please complete and return the applications by 9:00 a.m. on March 12th, 2015.  This will ensure your child is included in the lottery drawing that determines enrollment for the 2015-16 school year which will take place on March 13th, 2015 @ 10:00 a.m.  We will have another lottery after the registration deadline for any empty seats remaining after registration.  Current students do not need to submit an application, unless they are fifth grade students requesting admission into the Galileo Middle School for 2015-2016.

Galileo is one of only 12 schools from central Florida chosen to be part of the UCF Professional Development Schools Consortium.

Galileo School is an FLDOE-certified High-Performing Charter School.

Daily Announcements

Did you miss the Understanding the new Florida Assessments workshop given by Mrs. Murray?  Here is the very informative Power Point presentation!
FSA Parent Night.pptx
Come listen to our students, faculty, and staff share their thoughts on why Fun Run donations are so important to helping support the mission and vision of our school.

Galileo Dragons and Friends: There's such an easy, painless way to send $ to Galileo that doesn't cost you a cent! Just make Amazon Smile your main Amazon shopping page ( and select "Galileo School Foundation" as your charity of choice (make sure it's the one in Sanford, FL as there are other Galileo Schools out there!).

You can then bookmark this page, so that all your Amazon shopping goes through it.

Pretty please share this with your family, friends, co-workers too! It only takes a second, and it will help us continue to provide outstanding learning opportunities for our students. Thank you in advance for helping us!!!

Please join us in congratulating Mr. Angel Santiago as Galileo's Employee of the Year!  We are so excited that he is part of our Galileo Galaxy!!!   

It is our pleasure to announce Galileo's 2014-2015 Teacher of the Year, Ms. Brittany Davies!  We are so honored to have her as part of our Galileo family. Congratulations, Ms. Davies!! 

Prospective Parents:
Are you thinking about enrolling your child at Galileo next school year? We offer tours twice monthly.  Please call 321-249-9221 to schedule your visit!

We were delighted to find the following letter from Florida State Representative Brodeur in our mailbox recently!
Jason Brodeur.pdf
To find opportunities to volunteer for our school,
please click the following link:

The Galileo Dragon Den (media center/library) has a wonderful way to celebrate your child’s birthday AND help the Dragon Den purchase new books and supplies, The Birthday Book Club!!! (Please look under the "Parent's" Tab for details.)

Message from the Principal

Galileo Weekly Newsletter from Mrs. Nunez, Principal

Galileo Weekly Newsletter - March 20, 2015.pdf
Galileo Weekly Newsletter from Mrs. Nunez, Principal
Galileo Weekly Newsletter - March 28, 2015.pdf

Message from the Galileo School Board

Galileo School is in the news! Click here to read an article in the Orlando Sentinel about our first day of the 2014-15 school year. Don't forget to watch the video too!

Galileo School for Gifted Learning is an A rated school by the FDOE.

Upcoming Events

Mon, Mar 30 - Tue, Mar 31
3rd and 4th Grade FSA (Florida Standards Assessment)
Math. Paper-Based. For information regarding test session length, please visit:
Friday, April 3
Good Friday
Tuesday, April 7
Newcomer's Breakfast
Time is TBD
Galileo School Board Meeting
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
UCF Teaching Academy, TA 102.

All are welcome to attend!
Thursday, April 9
Parent Workshop Night

Archived Annoucements

For a list of all previous homepage announcements, please visit our Announcement Archive.