To provide a safe and holistic environment with a challenging curriculum which will enable all students to become independent life-long learners and responsible citizens. Sequoia Elementary Physical Education programs include:
- Age appropriate modality and kinesthetic learning for all grade level drawn from Standards developed through California Education System; which can be found at: http://www.cde.ca.gov/be/st/ss/documents/pestandards.pdf
- Teach students how to work together towards a common goal
- Prepare student for academic learning through focus, concentration, and awareness
Sequoia Elementary sets and expects high expectations for students. Teachers work as a team to encourage students to be independent and group learners and use a variety of methods to develop problem-solving skills, cooperation, and higher-level thinking skills, instead of the standard textbook format. In order for a student to be successful everyone at Sequoia works closely with parents and other community members to be responsive to the needs of students and the community.