Volunteering

Book Fair Apr. 8–12

Book Fair Apr. 8–12

The Spring Book Fair is this week. This fantastic event is run by Sequoia parents, and we need volunteers. If you can help, please email Michelle at duffdiaz@gmail.com (or just show up and ask how to help).   The Spring Book Fair hours are as follows: Mon–Tue and Thu–Fri after school from 2:45 to 4 p.m. Wednesday from 4 to 6:30 p.m. (after choir rehearsal)   Did you know that… &nbs... »

Volunteers Needed:  Neighborhood Appeal

Volunteers Needed: Neighborhood Appeal

Can you help invite our neighbors to the Annual Pancake Breakfast (sponsored by the fabulous Dads’ Club), Camp Fair and Science Fair happening on Sunday, Apr. 28?   The Neighborhood Appeal team is asking families and friends to walk the blocks surrounding Sequoia to deliver letters and invitations between Apr. 13 and Apr. 27. The more volunteers, the fewer mailboxes each volunteer will need t... »

Shout Outs

Shout Outs

Thank you TK & K! Donations: Ms. Nubia, Ms. Angelina, Ezra, Lucus, Roni Love, Liliana and family Classroom help and support: Grandma Janet, Casey, Sarah, Mr. Bertolo Motor Skills: Ms. J, Elana, Grandma Janet, Nate, Jeremy, Jen, Nathaniel, Mary Snack setup: Ashley, Ofer Snack: Sienna, Xavier »

Readathon Starts Friday

Readathon Starts Friday

Blank reading logs and donation logs go home this Friday to kick off the 10th annual Sequoia Readathon. From Friday through Monday, Apr. 15, the kids will read their hearts out (as usual), and this year we need parents and guardians to fundraise with just as much passion. Get a jump now by signing up a Network for Good “personal fundraiser” for your student. Go to hps://sequoiaschool.ne... »

Bakers Needed

Bakers Needed

To help fuel all the bidding and boogieing at the Family Dance & Silent Auction on Saturday, Feb. 9, there will be a bake sale to raise money for the fourth and fifth grade classes to attend camp. Please help us make this fundraiser a success by contributing something (or several somethings): cookies, cupcakes, cakes, pies… We’ll take it all! If you don’t bake, you can still... »

Sequoia Family Workday Jan. 26

Sequoia Family Workday Jan. 26

Hello and Happy New Year! The Dads’ Club would love to invite any and all families to come out Jan. 26 for our winter workday from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. on the school yard. We will be tackling projects that our wonderful teachers have asked of us. All you need to bring is yourself. Hope to see you there! Questions? Email Jason Gumataotao at thegumataotaos@gmail.com or Brian Keeffe at briankeeffe@gmail... »

Dads’ Club Meeting and Workday

Dads’ Club Meeting and Workday

We have two events this month, and all parents are welcome! Monthly meeting: Thursday, Jan. 10, at Monaghan’s, Mountain Blvd., 7 p.m. (note time change) Sequoia Family Workday, sponsored by the Dads’ Club: Saturday, Jan. 26, 9 a.m.–1 p.m. Questions? Email Jason Gumataotao at thegumataotaos@gmail.com or Brian Keeffe at briankeeffe@gmail.com. »

MLK Oratorical Assembly Jan. 23

MLK Oratorical Assembly Jan. 23

SCHEDULE CHANGE: The evening performance will be held Tuesday, Jan. 22, from 6:30 to 8 p.m., the night before the daytime assembly on Wednesday, Jan. 23. Forty years ago the MLK Oratorical was founded as a way to honor Martin Luther King, Jr. by showcasing students’ public speaking skills. Teachers and students are already working on selecting their pieces for the competition. We have an all-star ... »

SSC Meeting Tuesday, Dec. 11

SSC Meeting Tuesday, Dec. 11

The School Site Council (SSC) decides how to spend Title I money on programs/priorities that will best serve Sequoia students. Please come to the next meeting on Tuesday, Dec. 11, from 5 to 6 p.m. in the library. »

Thank You for Another Successful ArtSPARK

Thank You for Another Successful ArtSPARK

Thank you to all of the volunteers who pitched in to help make ArtSPARK happen. Our student art show is truly a reflection of our fantastic community. We felt your kid power. If you missed the Saturday event, classrooms will have an opportunity to view the show on Monday and Tuesday. Remember to pick-up your art on Tuesday, Dec. 4 after school. We also need hands dismantling the event on Tuesday a... »

“Hog Wild”: Volunteers Needed for Silent Auction & Family Dance

“Hog Wild”: Volunteers Needed for Silent Auction & Family Dance

It’s that time of year again, and we are gearing up for the Sequoia Silent Auction & Family Dance Feb. 9. This year’s theme is “Hog Wild,” and we need volunteers! With your help, we had an amazing event last year and hope to do even better this year. There are a number of ways to help. We need the following volunteers: Creative writers ​​to help promote the event (website copy, updates on Nex... »

Webmaster(s) Needed

Webmaster(s) Needed

Sequoia is looking for one or more interested individuals to take over webmaster duties in preparation for our current webmaster moving on after this year. Duties involve updating information at the start of each year and working with the communications team to keep our site up to date. It is a great way to volunteer at Sequoia especially for those unable to be on site regularly. Time commitment v... »

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