Category Archives: Community

Planning meeting on 9/18 for Mrs. Joukoff’s Retirement Party

Mrs. Joukoff’s Retirement Party – Planning meeting Wednesday, Sept 18    ~    8:30am to 9am   ~   MUR All ideas and input welcome! Mrs. Joukoff’s Retirement Party will be held on Tuesday, November 19th at 3:15pm, and it will be open to … Continue reading

Posted in Community, eBlast, General, Teacher Appreciation

Sequoia Cub Scout Pack 405 – Orientation Sunday 8/25, 5:30pm.

Join Cub Scouts! Would you like your child to build confidence, try new things, and explore the outdoors all while making new friends and having fun with family?  Cub Scouts is a year round program that connects boys and girls, kindergarten through 5th grade, … Continue reading

Posted in Community, Cub Scouts, Sequoia

Crayola ColorCycle & The Crayon Initiative at Sequoia

Crayola ColorCycle & The Crayon Initiative At Sequoia Sequoia Elementary is banding together with Crayola ColorCycle and The Crayon Initiative to help our kids understand the importance of their role in protecting the environment. Through these initiatives, Sequoia students & … Continue reading

Posted in Community, eBlast, Green Team, Sequoia

4th of July 5k Family Run – Benefit Sequoia

The 15th Annual Pleasant Hill Firecracker 5K Run & Walk and Kids 100-Yard Dash is a fantastic way to start the July 4th holiday! Benefiting Pleasant Hill schools, the run has raised over $160,000 and continues to grow each year. … Continue reading

Posted in Community, eBlast, Fundraising, Sequoia

It Takes a Village

Happy Summer!!! Sequoia Families,  can you help Mara and her family?  Mara is a dedicated Sequoia mom, former SPA Board member, and past Chair of our annual Gala.  Her daughter, Alyssa is in 5th grade, and her son Eli is … Continue reading

Posted in Community, eBlast, Outreach, Sequoia

CA Healthy Kids Climate Survey

From Principal Kawahara: The California Healthy Kids Survey provides data around the whole child and the school experience and is used by the District to drive priorities.  Please take a few minutes to complete the survey.  The link can be … Continue reading

Posted in Community, eBlast, General, Sequoia

Holiday Outreach / Donation Drive

As most of you have heard, this year we have been unable to coordinate with the District to support the Adopt-a-Family program as we have in the past. However, we still want to encourage members of our Sequoia Community to … Continue reading

Posted in Community, eBlast, Sequoia, Volunteering

Donation Drive for Wildfire Victims

California’s deadliest wildfire on record broke out in the small community of Paradise, CA, on November 8th. The entire town of 27,000 was evacuated and displaced. Neighboring towns of Magalia, Concow, Chico, and Pulga were also affected. Over 8,000 homes … Continue reading

Posted in Community, eBlast, Sequoia

Sequoia STARs – Meet Sparkle & Shimmer

If you’re curious about the “STAR Bucks” your kids have been talking about and want to learn more about Sequoia’s new PBIS (Positive Behavior Intervention & Support) program, check out the info page on the SPA website.  Don’t miss the … Continue reading

Posted in Community, eBlast, Sequoia

Sequoia Elementary Principal Search Update

I realized over the last week that the District has not shared much information with parents about our principal situation.  Our interim principal is Ms. Bernie Yeghoian, who is filling in while the District goes through the interview and hiring … Continue reading

Posted in Community, eBlast, General, Sequoia