Sequoia Middle School TGIF -

Friday, January 5th, 2018

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Sequoia Families,


Happy New Year and welcome to 2018! We are looking forward to seeing all of students back on Monday, January 8th. Monday will be a "Blue Day" and also the first day of the third quarter/Second Semester. Many of ours students will be changing classes (6th Grade Rotation and 7th/8th Semester Electives) so there will be extra excitement in the air. Looking forward to a great 2018!

Calendar of Upcoming Dates

January:

School Resumes - Monday, January 8th

First Basketball Game vs. Pine Hollow - Monday, January 8th

Report Cards Mailed Home - Friday, January 12th

Private School Applications due to office - Friday, January 12th

Martin Luther King Day Holiday - Monday, January 15th

Teacher In-Service 1pm Early Release - Friday, January 26th

Sequoia Updates

Healthy Kids Survey:

Thank you to the many families who have taken our "Healthy Kids Survey" we are looking for 40 more families to provide input. If you can spare 10 minutes we would appreciate it.


We are asking parents to take the annual "Healthy Kids Survey". This anonymous parent survey provides great feedback for us on your experience here.

Click the link here to be directed to take the survey.



Homework Club Update:

Schedule

Monday - A3 (General) and E5 (ELL and General)

Tuesday - C3 (General) and B4 (ELL and General)

Thursday - C7 (General) and D7 - Silver Days, B4 - Blue Days (ELL and General)


Career Day 2018!

On March 14th we will be holding our 5th Annual Career Day, when over 40 presenters will present to Sequoia students on a wide-range of professions. Career Day is a student favorite and a great way to be involved with Sequoia Middle School.


Career Day Presenters: Do you have a job you would be willing to talk about with our students? Perhaps a friend of family member has an interesting career and is great with 11-14 year olds? Open the attached Presenter Letter and Presenter Form to get more details about this fun and rewarding experience. Forms can be turned into the PFC box in the main office. (Attached Below)


Second Quarter Sequoia Renaissance:

Click here for the Renaissance Schedule

Club Corner

Click here for a list of Clubs and Club meeting dates. (Updated November 17th, 2017)

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