Author Archives: derekmims

Annual Raffle is Under Way!

In conjunction with our Online Auction and upcoming Gala, we are also holding a fantastic Raffle Drawing!  We have three different prizes to choose from; you choose which one you want to go for, or spread your tickets into 2 … Continue reading

Posted in Auction, eBlast, Gala

Volunteers Needed for Gala Support

We are still in need of volunteers to assist at the two auctions for schools that send volunteers to our gala. We also need some help with decorations and set up for our own Gala, either the Friday night before … Continue reading

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Raffle Ticket Sales start this week!

Keep an eye out this week for raffle ticket sales; look for volunteers selling tickets at drop-off and pick-up times!  Our annual raffle occurs in conjunction with our Gala & Auction, and once again we have some great prizes this … Continue reading

Posted in Auction, eBlast, Gala

Gala & Auction Facebook Page

We encourage you to visit, Like, and Follow our Sequoia Gala Facebook page (, in addition to our main school page and your grade level pages.  We will post important updates to the Gala page, as well as pictures, quotes, … Continue reading

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VIP and Reserved Tables for Gala…

…are available via our Online Auction! VIP Tables – bidding starts at $100 Want to ensure you and your friends have seats together at one of the best tables in the house? Purchase a VIP table with reserved seating! Each … Continue reading

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Important Dates for 2018-19 School Year

We know it’s only March, but a few people have asked questions about important dates for next school year.  Please pencil in the following dates and events: All-in-One Day (AIOD): Tuesday, August 14, 2018 First Day of School: Thursday, August … Continue reading

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Gala Needs YOU – Volunteer Opporunities

Our Annual Gala & Auction is just around the corner, and we need YOUR help!  This is event is our largest fundraiser of the year, and we can only do it successfully with the help of the volunteers who have … Continue reading

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Deadline to Purchase & Submit Yearbook Pats is Thursday 2/15

Just a reminder that if you want to purchase a “Pat on the Back” for your child(ren) to include in the Yearbook, the due date is this Thursday, February 15th.  We DID NOT sell pats at All-in-One Day (AIOD) this … Continue reading

Posted in eBlast, Yearbook

ACE Registration Opens at Noon Today

Registration for the Spring 2018 ACE Classes begins at noon today (Saturday, 2/10/18).  See our UPDATED Classes At-a-Glance schedule. After noon, visit to register for classes.  Link will NOT be active or current until after noon. Questions? Contact our … Continue reading

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STEM Fair Reminders

Hello, Parents!   We’d like to clarify some questions that have been going around regarding STEM Fair and the registration process. After registering online, print your confirmation and provide that page for your child’s teacher to sign. You will not … Continue reading

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