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Harvest Festival: Volunteers Needed

Harvest Festival: Volunteers Needed

Sequoia’s annual Harvest Festival is on Saturday, Oct. 27, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. This very fun experience for children and families fosters the amazing connection between the Sequoia Community and the neighborhood. Please join us for games, pumpkins, jumpy house, arts & crafts, food, music, haunted house, sugar skulls, water balloon toss, frozen treats from Flavor Brigade and more! Come with your family and friends. This event is run entirely by our student and family volunteers. There are plenty of big and little tasks, such as running a booth, bringing baked goods and setting/cleaning up. For more information on how you can help, fill out the form below or contact event volunteer coor... »

Support Sequoia and the Duct Tape Mr. Bertolo to a Wall SUCCESS

Support Sequoia and the Duct Tape Mr. Bertolo to a Wall SUCCESS

We did it, Squirrels! Save the date and get out your scissors. On Nov. 9, Mr. Bertolo will be DUCT TAPED TO A WALL! Don’t miss this, kids. Parents, bring your cameras. Everyone come celebrate our success in raising over $80,000 by helping Mr. B make good on his promise of doing something outrageous! This money goes towards our overall fundraising goal, which supports Sequoia’s amazing enrichment classes. Without the money we have raised, there would be NO art, science, music, garden and more. This won’t be the last plea, but it really helps. So BIG pat on the back to everyone for helping to make this happen. An additional shout out to the SPTO treasurer, Leslie Olsson, who ... »

Book Fair Helpers Wanted

Book Fair Helpers Wanted

The Fall Book Fair will be held the week of Nov. 5 immediately after school in the auditorium on Monday, Tuesday and Friday for about an hour (2:45–4 p.m.). Due to choir rehearsals on Wednesday, the hours will be 4–6 p.m. On Thursday, the Book Fair will be open 2:45–6 p.m. As always, we need volunteer helpers to set up on Friday, Nov. 2, and to break down on Friday, Nov. 9. A volunteer is also needed on Monday to help the kids in the classrooms get a sneak preview during the school day. This also allows the teachers to pick out their free books. Please contact Heather King at 510-846-5519 or email heatherking.lmt@gmail.com to volunteer. »

Halloween Festivities at Sequoia

Halloween Festivities at Sequoia

The Sequoia Halloween Parade will be held Wednesday, Oct. 31, from 9 to 9:30 a.m. on the playground. Teachers will be sending home specific information about their classroom parties and activities, so please be on the lookout for that information. Because the parade is in the morning and parties may not take place until after lunch, students should come in their costumes and have something to change into after the parade. As always, weapons, or anything that could be construed as a weapon, even if it’s an integral part of the costume, must be left at home. In addition, masks that obstruct vision or field of view should be left at home. As always, families are welcome to come join the f... »

SPTO Meeting Tuesday Oct 16

SPTO Meeting Tuesday Oct 16

Join us on October 16 at 6 p.m. for our monthly Sequoia Parent Teacher Organization (SPTO) meeting in the school cafeteria. Dinner is provided, as well as childcare, for free. This is a great opportunity for Sequoia families: to get involved with your child’s school to meet the new art and garden teachers to learn about SPTO fundraising to get involved with upcoming events to learn about efforts to improve equity at Sequoia In the spirit of Halloween, there will be a costume exchange. Please bring a gently used Halloween costume and trade for a different one. »

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