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Be Safe, Be Kind, Be Responsible
PBIS - Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports

Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports is an approach to supporting students to be successful. PBIS was developed from research in the fields of behavior theory and effective instruction. PBIS supports all students through intervention ranging from a school-wide system to a system for developing individualized plans for specific students.


Holiday Shoppe – Penguin Patch

Don’t miss out on our PTA-sponsored holiday gift shoppe!

Penguin Patch Kid’s Holiday Gift Shoppe will be available to each class during their library time starting Monday, December 14, through Friday, December 18. Children can purchase small gift items for parents, relatives, and friends. For families that would like to visit the shoppe together, it will be open during Family Arts & Craft Night on December 16, at 6:00pm.

88% of the items cost $5.00 or less and 60% of the items cost $3.00 or less.


PTA Arts & Crafts Night

On December 16 at 6:00pm, please join us for cookies and hot chocolate while doing holiday arts and crafts with your children. If Sequoia boys and girls have been Safe, Kind, and Responsible we may have a guest appearance from a jolly ol’ man in a red suit, so don’t forget your camera.


Cookie & Candle Pick Up

On Wednesday, December 16, from 12:30 – 3:00pm, please make sure an adult will be available to pick up your fundraiser items.

We will not be able to keep the cookie dough frozen that is not picked up at this time.


November 17, 2015

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IHOP Dine Out
November 10, 2015

UPDATE (11/20) – IHOP Dine Out was a success! We made over $200…Thank you!

Enjoy delicious food in a fun atmosphere along with your family and friends while earning funds in support of Sequoia Elementary!

Monday, November 16 from 6:00 – 9:00pm

The more you eat, the more we raise. Present your flier to your server and IHOP will generously DONATE 30% of each dinner receipt!

IHOP Restaurant – 3525 Bradshaw Road


New Teachers

Sequoia has three new teachers this year!

We would like to welcome Mrs. Doyle (first grade), Ms. Gartner (fourth grade), and Mrs. Golden (fourth/fifth).

All three come highly recommended and are ready to be Sequoia Stars!


Kids Can Food Drive

Beginning October 12, Sequoia will be taking donations for the KCRA 3 Kids Can Food Drive. All food collected from Sequoia will be donated to the Cordova Community Food Locker. Please have your students bring canned and nonperishable food items to Sequoia between October 12 – November 13.


Alumni say “Thank you!” to the Sacramento City Unified School District

Alumni say “Thank you!” to the Sacramento City Unified School District

This PSA includes California Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye, former major league all-star fielder Greg Vaughn and UC Berkeley student and past SCUSD Board of Education student member Arthur Fong.

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