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Spell-A-thon Results

Great news!  Once again, the Spell-A-Thon was a great success and we raised just under $20,000 for our school. Thank you so much for your support! Students who turned in pledges (of any amount) will receive a participant prize sometime this … Continue reading

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Don’t forget that all Spell-a-Thon $$ is due today, Thursday, 2/14/19.  While we will still take pledges/donations after tomorrow, the money will not count towards classroom and individual competition prizes.  Check is preferred, payable to “SPA,” and all donations are tax … Continue reading

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SPELL-A-THON Due Date Extended

The date to turn in pledges for the 2019 SPELL-A-THON has been extended to Friday. February 14th.   Payment by check is preferred and donations are tax deductible.

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Please turn in sponsor sheets and pledge envelopes tomorrow (Thursday, January 17th).  After the tests are taken and graded, the Spell-a-thon team will tally what is due and return the sponsor sheets and envelopes back to the students for collection of all … Continue reading

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Happy New Year.  Don’t forget the  Sequoia Elementary Spell-A-Thon officially kicks off next week when the kids go back to school.  Over the break, feel free to study those words and collect pledges.

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This week all students should be bringing home a SPELL-A-THON packet. While the test date is not until Thursday, January 17, 2019, both the SPA Board and the Sequoia staff wanted to give the students plenty of time to collect … Continue reading

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Shop AmazonSmile & Benefit Sequoia

Did you know that AmazonSmile is a website operated by Amazon with the same products, prices, and shopping features as   The difference is that when you shop on AmazonSmile, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase … Continue reading

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Campus Clean Up Day – Sat, Sept 22nd

Saturday, Sept 22nd, is Pleasant Hill’s 14th Annual Community Service Day.   Campus Clean Up at Sequoia Elementary is one of the registered projects.   From 9am-noon, volunteers will be sweeping, weeding, picking up trash, and planting new plants.  This … Continue reading

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Beautification Day April 29th

This Sunday, April 29th, the Hope Center of Pleasant Hill will be providing volunteers to clean up and beautify our school.  If you would like to join them and help, please come by between 9:30am and noon.  Please bring brooms, … Continue reading

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Spell-a-thon Winners!

Thank you to everyone that supported the 2018 Spell-a-thon. We collected just over $22,000! Congratulations to the following Spell-a-thon winners! Classes with highest average test score (will celebrate with a cookie party) Kindergarten: Mrs. Heaney First Grade: Mrs. Conrad 2nd … Continue reading

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