Events

Variety Show Schedule

Variety Show Schedule

The Variety Show auditions were held Feb. 2, and we had a great turnout! This beloved annual event lets students have a blast and show off their talents and creativity by singing and dancing, comedy, magic, juggling, playing music or performing skits. Here are the remaining key dates for the Variety Show: Wednesday, Feb. 13 (2:30–6 p.m.) or Wednesday, Feb. 20 (2:30–6 p.m.): Workshops! Registering ... »

Golden Sneaker Contest: Feb. 25–Mar. 8

Golden Sneaker Contest: Feb. 25–Mar. 8

This fun annual event is all about choosing healthy travel options to get to and from school. The 2019 contest is just around the corner, and Sequoia is participating once again. Get more info on the contest here: http://alamedacountysr2s.org/plan-an-event/golden-sneaker-contest/. If you can help coordinate this year’s Golden Sneaker event, please contact Jennifer-Joey Smith at jenjoeysmith@gmail.... »

Hog Wild: Thanks for Bringing Home the Bacon

Hog Wild: Thanks for Bringing Home the Bacon

Thank you so much to everyone who braved the cold and rain to attend the 5th Annual Family Dance & Auction. We raised just over $30,000 to support Sequoia, just shy of our $35,000 goal, so bravo! A special thank you to our sponsors, whose contributions covered the costs of the event, and the numerous volunteers who were able to make this year’s event the best yet. We could not have done... »

Sequoia Sings Wednesday

Sequoia Sings Wednesday

Sequoia Sings is this Wednesday at 8:30 a.m. in the auditorium. Don’t miss beautiful singing by our first graders, along with Mr. Bob’s drummers, plus school announcements and the monthly drawing. »

Variety Show Schedule

Variety Show Schedule

This beloved annual event lets students have a blast and show off their talents and creativity, by singing and dancing, comedy, magic, juggling, playing music or performing skits. Here are key dates for the Variety Show: ● Wednesday, Feb. 13 (2:30–6 p.m.) or Wednesday, Feb. 20 (2:30–6 p.m.): Workshops!​ Registering for a workshop is required. Register at http://sequoiaschool.net/calendar-events/va... »

Bidding is Live!

Bidding is Live!

The Sequoia Auction is now open for online bidding, and getting busy! There are over 200 items and growing, with something to fit every interest, taste and budget. A couple housekeeping items to get out of the way: 1) To get started: If you already have a bidding account from last year you can sign in at the top of the home page, then make sure to verify your bidder and credit card information, es... »

Sequoia Auction: It’s Not Too Late To Donate

Sequoia Auction: It’s Not Too Late To Donate

Are you afraid you missed the deadline? Don’t fret, we can still take your donations. In fact, we need your help now more than ever. OUSD budget cuts are coming. Our goal is to raise $35,000 through the auction. The only way for this event to raise enough money is to have plenty of items and experiences available for the auction. This means we need more donations, at all price points, for al... »

The Sequoia Auction Needs You

The Sequoia Auction Needs You

It’s almost time for Sequoia’s annual Family Dance and (mostly) Silent Auction. This is one of three annual school fundraisers. It’s grown by leaps and bounds over the years. Last year we raised more than $30,000. Our goal this year is to raise $35,000. The hard truth is we are facing big OUSD budget cuts for next year, and we need your help. The Sequoia community must raise funds to fill in the g... »

Teacher Contract Info Session

Teacher Contract Info Session

Want to learn about the current teacher contract negotiations, timeline and how to support teachers in meeting their demands? Join teachers and parents in the auditorium on Thursday, Jan. 31, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. A few teachers will share about the current situation, what families can do to to show their support and additional information. Childcare provided. »

MLK Oratorical Is Fast Approaching

MLK Oratorical Is Fast Approaching

The MLK Oratorical Assembly will be held next Wednesday, Jan. 23, from 9 to 11 a.m. in the auditorium. The evening assembly is Tuesday evening at 6:30 p.m. Families are welcome to attend both events. Please note that all students who are participating in the Oratorical Festival are expected to attend the evening performance as it is their only dress rehearsal. If you are interested in volunteering... »

MLK Oratorical: Practice Makes Progress

MLK Oratorical: Practice Makes Progress

Families are an important part in our students’ success in the MLK Oratorical Festival Competition. Squirrels have begun practicing in school and coaching resumes this week. Students must finalize their pieces with teachers by Friday, Jan. 11. Dr. King was a lover of both the written and the spoken word. The most important aspect of your child’s participation in this tradition is to experience the... »

“Hog Wild” Silent Auction & Family Dance Feb. 9

“Hog Wild” Silent Auction & Family Dance Feb. 9

We need you! Please donate items to the auction. We are really short on items this year and need a big effort from the Sequoia community to ensure that we meet our fundraising goals. Did you happen to receive some nice-but-not-”you” gifts that need a new home? Get duplicates of something? Have gift cards or guest passes gathering dust? Donate them to the auction! You can drop off donations in the ... »

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