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SPTO Budget and New Board Members

SPTO Budget and New Board Members

At the May 19 year-end meeting, the Sequoia Parent Teacher Organization (SPTO) passed a budget that includes long-overdue raises for our fabulous enrichment teachers! And we voted in the 2018-2019 PTO board: co-chairs – Aruna Sokol and Jenaver Goodman treasurers – Leslie Olsson and Lynelle Lacey secretaries – Cara Brann and Hailey Magsig fundraising chair –&n... »

Last chance to order 2017-18 school portraits!

Last chance to order 2017-18 school portraits!

Just a heads up that Roots & Shoots is going to close down the ordering site by FRIDAY, JUNE 15th. If you would like to order more portraits or didn’t get a chance to, you can order prints, digital images and specialty items online. Here is the link to view and order your portraits: http://rootsshootsphotography.zenfolio.com/sequoia17 password: sequoia17 »

Minimum Week June 4–7

Minimum Week June 4–7

Please note that the last week of school is a minimum week. Dismissal will be at 1:20 p.m. all four days. »

End of the Year Potluck June 5

End of the Year Potluck June 5

Join the Sequoia Parent Teacher Organization (SPTO) and the Dads’ Club as we celebrate the end of the school year with a potluck for ALL Sequoia families. The potluck will be held on Tuesday, June 5, starting at 6:30 p.m. near the Kindergarten play structure. The Dads’ Club will be grilling hot dogs. Families should bring a dish to share. Any help setting up or cleaning up is appreciated. »

Last Day of School June 7

Last Day of School June 7

A few reminders for the upcoming last day of school. 5th Grade Promotion: The ceremony for the 5th graders will start at 9:30 a.m. This is a ticketed event to be held in the auditorium. There is a maximum of four seats per family. If bringing additional people, be prepared to bring your own seating or be standing. Fifth graders will be dismissed at the close of the ceremony. Lost and Found Items C... »

Principal’s Volunteer Appreciation Tea June 6

Principal’s Volunteer Appreciation Tea June 6

Sequoia would not be the school it is without our fabulous volunteers! Anyone who has volunteered for Sequoia is invited and welcome to attend the Principal’s Volunteer Appreciation Tea. Please join Principal Bertolo right after Sequoia Sings in the cafeteria on June 6 at 9 a.m. »

Sequoia Sings! June 6

Sequoia Sings! June 6

Our last Sequoia Sings event of the school year is scheduled for Wednesday, June 6, at 8:30 a.m. in the auditorium. The fifth graders will be performing. Families are invited to attend! »

2nd Annual Special Olympics Young Athletes Day! Wednesday May 30th, 9 – 11 am

2nd Annual Special Olympics Young Athletes Day! Wednesday May 30th, 9 – 11 am

Wednesday May 30th, 9 – 11 am Special Olympics of Northern California will be setting up sports & play stations for students from TK – 2nd grade. 3rd graders will be buddies while 4th & 5th graders will run the stations! 9:00 – 9:30 – TK-K 9:45 – 10:15 – 1st grade 10:30-11:00 – 2nd grade The Special Olympics Young Athletes Unified Sports Program ... »

Memorial Day Weekend

Memorial Day Weekend

In lieu of Lincoln’s Day Holiday and in celebration of Memorial Day, there will be no school for students on Friday, May 25, and Monday, May 28. Enjoy the long weekend! »

Student Council Spirit Day: Sports Day, Wed, May 23rd

Student Council Spirit Day: Sports Day, Wed, May 23rd

This coming Wednesday, May 23rd, will be Sports Day. Wear your sports gear, uniforms, or represent your favorite team. »

Spirit Week May 29–June 1

Spirit Week May 29–June 1

Every year our fifth graders plan a spirit week to mark the end of their contribution to Sequoia. Celebrate Sequoia with our graduating Squirrels! Tuesday, May 29: Time Travel Day! Dress up from the future or the past. Wednesday, May 30: Color Day! Wear as many colors as you’d like. Thursday, May 31: Music Day! Dress up like your favorite musician or genre of music. Friday, June 1: Costume D... »

Chicks Chicks Chicks!

Chicks Chicks Chicks!

Do you like paying for eggs? Eggs are getting expensive y’all. So why not raise a chicken so you can get free eggs? There are eight chicks in Room 8 that need a home. If you are a family who is looking for a pet or like fresh organic eggs, come get a chick! Background checks not required; however, Room 8 hopes you will love and care for the chicks. Please email Ms. Phoi to reserve your chick... »

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