Author Archives: donavaughn

Halloween Bowling Save the Date!

Our annual Halloween Family Bowling Bash will be held on Sunday, October 28, from 2:00-5:00 pm at Diablo Valley Bowl in Concord. Start working on your Halloween costumes, as prizes will be awarded for the Best Family, Best Boy, and Best Girl costumes.  We have a new … Continue reading

Posted in Bowling, eBlast, Sequoia

Did you provide a paper directory form at AIOD?

Did you provide us with a paper directory form at AIOD? If so, may we please ask a favor? It would greatly improve the accuracy of the directory booklet that is to be distributed in September if you would also … Continue reading

Posted in AIOD, Directory, eBlast, Sequoia

Community Clean-Up Day

The Pleasant Hill Community Clean-up Day was a complete success! We had over 50 community members, high schoolers, students, Sequoia families, SPA Board, and staff (teachers, principal and our custodian, Dean) showing up to make Sequoia Elementary sparkle. We weeded, … Continue reading

Posted in Community Service Day, eBlast

RISO Training Tomorrow

A reminder to parents who volunteered for our Copy Cats program. There will be RISO copy machine training on campus tomorrow at 8:30. Sign up at the office (925-935-5721) if you haven’t done so already OR if you haven’t already … Continue reading

Posted in Copy Cats

New New Sequoia Elementary Website

Looks like the district updated the school URL recently.  The new address is very simple, compared to the prior address. http://ses.mdusd.org. We have this linked at http://www.SequoiaParentsAssociation.com on the right of the page about midway down (see the school link … Continue reading

Posted in Website

SPA Table at Open House

Come by to purchase spirit wear or tickets to awesome end-of-year events OR to learn more about and volunteer for 2017-18 committees. We’re giving away old school spirit wear to anyone willing to consider volunteering during the 2017-18 school-year! Get … Continue reading

Posted in eBlast, Spirit Wear

Auction and Gala Results

Sequoia parents raised more than $50k through the online auction and gala! We want to extend a heartfelt thank you to our great volunteers, donors, and the families and friends that contributed through their bidding. It’s a great achievement for … Continue reading

Posted in Auction, eBlast, Gala

SPA Elections Start Today!

It’s time to vote for next year’s SPA board! Each family should receive an emailed ballot from Election Buddy on Today. You have one week to cast your vote and each family may only vote once. New this year, some … Continue reading

Posted in eBlast, Elections

Decoding Dyslexia

Decoding Dyslexia (www.decodingdyslexiaca.org) presents “Transitioning your LD child to college,” Monday, May 1, from 7 to 9 p.m. in the community room of Church of the Resurrection, 399 Gregory Lane, Pleasant Hill. Our speaker is Shelley Smith. Shelley Smith is … Continue reading

Posted in Community

Student Information Forms for 2017-18 School Year Due Monday, May 1

The Office is not distributing student information forms through Backpack Express this year.  These forms are optional, but they do inform teacher selection for your student before the new school year begins.  Click here to download the form and make … Continue reading

Posted in Forms, Office