teachers and staff

Meet Sequoia’s New Teachers

Meet Sequoia’s New Teachers

Please welcome Erin Turner, the new inclusion specialist to Sequoia Elementary! This is Erin’s ninth year teaching and she is excited to be in a role with a focus on inclusive practices. She began her teaching career in New York City in an inclusion program in the Bronx. Erin moved to the Bay Area three years ago. She loves Oakland and is excited to be teaching close to home in such a positive, su... »

Principal’s Corner

Principal’s Corner

Hello Squirrel Families: It’s with a sad heart that I am announcing four of our staff members transitioning away from Sequoia. Change is always hard, but we wish our colleagues the best as they move on to other endeavors. Kristin Papania is our English Language Development Coach. She will be retiring at the end of year. She has worked tirelessly to support our second language learners, and has bee... »