After-School Programs

Sequoia Choir this week!

Sequoia Choir this week!

Calling all singers! If you are a 3rd, 4th, or 5th grader there is still time to become a  new member of the Sequoia Choir, classroom teachers should have sent home permission slips to students who have expressed an interest, so please return these to me with your payment as soon as possible. Choir is limited to 40 members. Boys are especially encouraged to join! Choir Rehearsal start on Sept... »

Time for after school enrichment to begin again!

Time for after school enrichment to begin again!

Dear Sequoia families, Time for after school enrichment to begin again! Next week you will be receiving a packet of information on the variety of classes that will begin the week of September 25th and enrollment instructions. If your child is enrolled in after care at Sequoia elementary you can still enroll in afterschool enrichment! If you have any questions please email  sequoia.afterschool... »

Sequoia Choir

Sequoia Choir

Calling all singers! If you are a 3rd-5th grader and considering becoming a new member of the Sequoia Choir, please come to an informational session on Wednesday, September 20th, from 1:25-1:55 in Room 5. This meeting is open to everyone, but returning singers are not required to attend. By now, classroom teachers should have sent home permission slips to students who have expressed an interest, s... »

Girl Scouts at Sequoia!

Girl Scouts at Sequoia!

Calling all 2nd and 3rd grade girls! The Sequoia brownie troop is back this year and better than ever. Our activities will include camping, learning life skills, and of course, selling cookies! Join us for a parent meeting at the school on August 30th at 6pm in Room 18 to get more information. Children are welcome. Thank you, Kristin Escue, troop leader. »

Summer Camp and Activity Fair

Summer Camp and Activity Fair

The Seqouia Elementary School and ActivityHero camp and activity fair is finally here! Join your fellow Squirrels on April 30, 9 – 11 a.m., to check out cool summer camps in the Oakland area and participate in fun activities. Participating camp providers include Bladium, Mr D’s Music Club, Avid4 Adventures, BraseArt and more. Contact haileymagsig@gmail.com for more information. »

Afterschool Program at Head-Royce for 2017-2018

Afterschool Program at Head-Royce for 2017-2018

Head-Royce Afterschool (ASP) is now accepting applications from Sequoia families of 1st-5th graders for the 2017-2018 school year. Did you know that 24 Sequoia kiddos currently attend Head-Royce ASP? For more information check out our website at http://www.headroyce.org/schools/asp/sequoia-students. Space is limited. Questions? Call Eben at (510) 531-1300 x2333. »

Sequoia Afterschool Enrichment Program Enrollment

Sequoia Afterschool Enrichment Program Enrollment

Last week Sequoia students received a packet with information on how to sign up for after school enrichment classes to be offered at Sequoia elementary starting the week of January 31. The following classes will be offered: yoga (K-2), chess (3-5), craft kitchen (3-5), playwell (k-5), and Spanish (3-5). Enrollment is on a first come, first serve basis. Extra copies will be made available in the ma... »

Join Brownies Year-Round!

Join Brownies Year-Round!

We are always excited to have new members in our troop, and we still have room for 2nd and 3rd grade girls. We meet the last Tuesday of the month, 5:15-6:30 p.m., in Room 18, plus a weekend activity every month or two. (We pick up any girls in Healthy Start and bring them to the meeting.) Girl Scouts builds leadership, confidence, and character; teaches new skills; forms new friendships; and allow... »

Come Check Out Cub Scouts

Come Check Out Cub Scouts

Is your boy interested in outdoor skills and the world around them? Building projects, community, learning to work together and fun games? Come check out Cub Scout Pack 271 at Park Blvd. Presbyterian Church on Wednesday, October 12, 7-8 p.m. Adults will join in an info meeting while the kids participate some supervised scout fun. Siblings welcome. We are a smaller pack serving boys in grades 1-5. ... »

Interested in Cub Scouts?

Interested in Cub Scouts?

Pack 296 invites all boys in 1st – 5th grades to learn about Cub Scouts. Scouting provides boys with programs and activities that allow them to try new things, provide service to others, build self-confidence, and have fun! The pack is made up of boys from several Oakland schools and welcomes families from all backgrounds and compositions. There is an informational meeting on Wednesday, Sept... »

Sequoia Choir Starting Up

Sequoia Choir Starting Up

Third to fifth grade students are invited to sing with the Sequoia Choir! We will rehearse 1:25-2:10 p.m. in the auditorium each Wednesday beginning September 21. If your child is interested, they should receive a permission slip from their teacher which explains the tuition and other details of joining. To secure your child’s spot, permission slips and tuition, or a scholarship request, are due d... »

Girl Scouts for Second and Third Graders

Girl Scouts for Second and Third Graders

Girl Scouts is coming to Sequoia! Join our Brownies troop for second and third grade girls by coming to an informational meeting on Tuesday, September 13 at 5:15 p.m. in Room 18. Girl Scouts builds leadership, confidence, and character; teaches new skills; forms new friendships; and allows girls to contribute to their community — and have a lot of fun in the process. Troop meetings will be the las... »