Category Archives: Office

Teacher Conference Schedule (early dismissal) for December 10-21

The school office has posted the early dismissal conference schedule for the last two weeks of school before the winter break (Dec 10-21, 2018).  Please check the schedule and make any necessary arrangements for pick up, child care, etc.  Classroom … Continue reading

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Morning Volunteers Needed

The revised Settled Start program seems to be working well so far in the mornings before school starts.  Please remember that there is no supervision on the playground until 8am.  The cafeteria is open for breakfast starting at 7:30am, but … Continue reading

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Kindergarten 2019-2020 Lottery

Attention Parents: If you have a child who will start Kindergarten next year (for the 2019-2020 school year), you MUST submit your lottery application by November 14, 2018. Only children who will be 5 years old before September 1st, 2019, … Continue reading

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Attention Fifth Grade Parents:

If you want your fifth grader to attend Sequoia Middle next year, you MUST complete an online transfer request through MDUSD’s website.  They highly recommend completing your request prior to November 9th.  If an online transfer request is not completed, … Continue reading

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News from the Sequoia Office

November 14th is the final day to sign up any/all 2019 Kindergarten students who will be 5 years old by September 1, 2019, for the 2019/20 Kindergarten Lottery.  The Sibling Priority list for the Lottery is only for 2019 Kindergarten … Continue reading

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School Cafeteria Lunches

MDUSD is no longer using the website “My School Bucks” for adding money to students’ cafeteria accounts. They are using a new vendor, “Titan School Solutions,” this year; however, they are still working on getting the online payment system setup … Continue reading

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SPA Board Nominations

Calling all Sequoia Families: We are looking for a few good women and men to volunteer on the 2018-19 SPA Board.  Nominations are now open!   We encourage everyone to submit the names of potential candidates.  Please check out your … Continue reading

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Sequoia Staff Shines!

Sequoia staff members have been racking up the accolades recently!  Tannaz Heaney (Kindergarten) was one of only five finalists for MDUSD Teacher of the Year. Bev Joukoff (2nd Grade) was one of only six nominees for Pleasant Hill Educator of … Continue reading

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BTSN & Kinder Lottery

A couple reminders from Principal Gascot: Back to School Night is next Tuesday, August 29th. The schedule is as follows: Parents of students in 3rd, 4th, and 5th grades will meet in the cafeteria from 6:00-6:15pm, then go to their … Continue reading

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Today is EARLY dismissal! (from Principal Gascot)

Hello Sequoia Families, Do not forget today is Wednesday, an early-out day. ALL students 1st-5th get dismissed at 1:25pm. Please be patient with the pick-up zone traffic. A staff member will come to you to ask you for your child’s … Continue reading

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