shout outs

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... »

Harvest Festival Thanks

Harvest Festival Thanks

Thank you to all the Squirrels who volunteered to make the Harvest Festival a great success. While building community and getting into the autumnal spirit, we raised more than $3,000 for our school! A big shout out to the bakers, booth volunteers, haunted house decorators and actors, room parents, SPTO/Dads’ Club, Mr. Bertolo and Nabisco the Goat. Huge gratitude to Heidi Aboites for pouring her he... »

Thanks to all Bike Day volunteers and sponsors!

Thanks to all Bike Day volunteers and sponsors!

Bike Day was a huge success this year, thanks to our Sequoia volunteers who staffed all the stations, and to our sponsors: La Farine, Verve Coffee Roasters, Tacos El Grande, Cycles of Change, Safe Routes to School, Bike East Bay, and the Bikemobile. We really appreciate everyone who came out to help, or even just to chitchat and enjoy treats while their kids learned to ride on two wheels, operate ... »

Thanks for Teacher Luncheon Volunteers

Thanks for Teacher Luncheon Volunteers

This year’s teacher luncheon on May 1 was a huge success. We had so much good food, the teachers have leftovers for lunch today. Thank you to everyone who donated food, flowers and beverages to the luncheon. All of our teachers and staff at Sequoia felt the love of our community. We overheard so many nice comments over lunch about our special parent community, the love they felt from you all... »

Thank You to Sequoia Earth Day Volunteers

Thank You to Sequoia Earth Day Volunteers

A great big thank you to the Sequoia families that came out for the Earth Day workday last Saturday (April 22). We did a major clean out of the container on the Hearst Ave. side of the playground, and pulled weeds and spruced up the garden spaces outside the cafeteria and on the Scenic Ave. side of the school. Everyone got a chance to get good and dirty! The list of volunteers included (apologies ... »

Thank You from the Readathon Committee

Thank You from the Readathon Committee

This year’s Readathon was a resounding success and raised more money than ever! Of course, we owe that success to our amazing kids, parents, teachers, and community, and so… The Readathon Committee would like to thank our beloved Sequoia teachers, as well as Mr. Bertolo and Angelina Bazan, for their help and flexibility on DEAR Day and throughout the Readathon. DEAR Day would be nothing with... »