Category Archives: Community

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

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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

School Traffic & Pedestrian Safety

A great flyer came out from the District this week about School Traffic & Pedestrian Safety; please review it with your children, plus any other family members or caregivers who drop off or pick up at school. In addition, please … Continue reading

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Follow Sequoia on Facebook

If you haven’t already, please “Like” and “Follow” Sequoia on Facebook: You’ll also find links to all the individual grade-level Facebook pages there; just look in the Notes section of the main Sequoia page. Please be sure to sign … 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

Posted in Beautification, Community, Community Service Day, eBlast, Sequoia

Spring Clothing Drive tomorrow 6/2

Remember to drop off all of your donations of clothing and small household goods at Sequoia tomorrow morning, Saturday 6/2, between 9 and 11 AM. Thank you for your contributions! If you have any questions, please contact

Posted in Community, General, Outreach

Annual End-of-Year Party

SPA is hosting our 3rd annual FREE end-of-year party on the last day of school. Bring the entire family for great fun and a chance to be with classmates and friends one last time for the 2017-18 school year. It … Continue reading

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Last Call for Wine Tasting Sign-up Party!

This is it!  Our annual wine tasting sign-up party is this Thursday, May 31, from 7-9 pm.   Our newly-elected SPA Treasurer Shannon Ward has graciously offered to host the event at her home in Pleasant Hill; the address will be … Continue reading

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PH Fourth of July 5K Fun Run

Once the again, the City of Pleasant Hill is planning a big celebration for the Fourth of July this summer.  The day kicks off with the popular Firecracker 5K Fun Run.  Here’s the cool part: the Pleasant Hill 4th of … Continue reading

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Spring Cleaning FUNDrive – June 2, 2018

Sequoia families, it’s time for some Spring Cleaning! We’re partnering with a thrift store company called Savers/Value Village to help you clean out your closets, donate your gently used items to those in need, keep unwanted items out of landfills, … Continue reading

Posted in Community, eBlast, Outreach, Volunteering