Admissions & Tours

Admissions & Tours

At Sequoia, we understand how difficult it can be to choose the right school for your child. We are a small neighborhood school between the “hills” and the “flats,” reflecting the diversity and energy of both.

Benefits of a Sequoia Education

  • Positive exposure to the rich dynamics of Oakland’s diversity
  • Excellent teachers and academic opportunity
  • A range of enrichment programs
  • Committed parent involvement groups
  • A respectful, challenging and supportive environment
  • An outstanding, caring, stable and 100% credentialed staff
  • An innovative and effective literacy program

Enrollment Process

Under the School Options open enrollment program, all entering kindergarten, middle and high school students must submit an application to attend a school in the fall, even if it’s the school in their neighborhood. The open enrollment period begins in December and usually ends in mid-January. Visit to learn more about the Options process and enrolling for next school year.