The Sequiota Scoop

A weekly glance at what's happening at Sequiota Elementary

5.2.16

Thursday, May 5th is the last day for Boys & Girls Club Pick-Up

Teacher Appreciation Week-This Week!

This week is Teacher Appreciation Week! Please take a moment and use the link below to let your child's teacher know they are appreciated! To help you celebrate your child's teacher, I have also included a link below that has all staff members "favorites". Thank you for showing appreciation for the best staff in Springfield!!

Support The Foundation for Springfield Public Schools in Give Ozarks

The Foundation for Springfield Public Schools is participating in Give Ozarks 2016 event, a 24-hour online fundraising marathon taking place on May 3, 2016.

About 200 Ozarks nonprofit agencies are participating in this event to raise both money and awareness of philanthropy in our region. The Foundation for Springfield Public Schools will raise funds for 2016 Back to School grants. The Back to School grant application process is now underway and the deadline is June 17. Awards for Back to School grants will be made in September.

You can support our effort by making a secure donation at https://giveozarks.org/2016/foundation-for-springfield-public-schools-4 anytime from midnight to midnight on May 3, 2016. The Foundation will have the opportunity to win cash prizes throughout the day.

To view a video on how to donate please click on this link: https://vimeo.com/164115417 To set up your Give Ozarks account in advance go here: https://giveozarks.org/signin

All gifts are tax-deductible to the fullest extent allowed by the IRS and we welcome gifts of any amount from $5 and up. Give Ozarks is one of dozens of crowdsourced nonprofit online fundraising marathons being hosted by community foundations across the nation on May 3, which is Give Local America Day.

The Foundation for Springfield Public Schools is an Agency Partner with the Community Foundation of the Ozarks, which is hosting Give Ozarks along with presenting sponsor BKD Wealth Advisors; platinum sponsors, The Musgrave Foundation, The Commerce Trust Co./Coover Charitable Foundation and Ron and Janice Penney; and numerous other sponsors.

It's not too late to sign up to volunteer for Field Day!

If you are willing and able, please use the link below to sign up to help with Field Day!

Miss the flyer to order school supplies? You can order online using the button below!

Order School Supplies For 2016-2017 Here

You will need this code to order supplies: acct # 91185

There is still time to register for the Summer Explore Program! Use the link below:

Enroll for Explore! Summer Program!!

Registration is now open for all grade levels!!

END OF THE YEAR DATES/EVENTS ARE BELOW:

End of the Year Celebration Assembly

Thursday, May 12th, 9:30am

3414 South Mentor Avenue

Springfield, MO

Field Day!!

Friday, May 13th, 9am

3414 South Mentor Avenue

Springfield, MO

Sequiota Annual Talent Show

Wednesday, May 18th, 10am

3414 South Mentor Avenue

Springfield, MO

K-2 will perform from 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

3-5 will perform from 1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.

What's Happening @ Sequiota This Week? Read Below!

Monday 2nd:

3rd Grade attends the Cardinals Game

Tuesday 3rd:

Civility Assembly

Wednesday 4th:

4th Grade Field Trip to Wilson's Creek

4th Grade Choosing Ceremony @ 2:30 p.m. (following the field trip)

PTA Board Meeting @ 4:00 p.m. in the Learning Commons

Thursday 5th:

4th, 5th & Singsations Music Performance @ 6:00 p.m.

Career Day

Friday 6th:

5th Grade Field Trip to Silver Dollar City

Tuesday 10th:

First Grade Field Trip to the Zoo

Wednesday 11th:

Orchestra All City Concert

Thursday 12th:

Celebration Assembly @ 9:30 a.m.

Friday 13th:

Field Day

Monday 16th:

Student of the Month Field Trip @ 9:00 a.m.

Wednesday 18th:

Talent Show

Thursday 19th:

Last Day of School! Early Release @ 1:30 p.m.

Kindergarten Online Enrollment

Enroll your child online now!

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Sequiota is a hidden treasure on the southeast side of Springfield! Over the last 50 years, Sequiota has changed in appearance but the values remain the same. We recently gathered to celebrate 50 years of education, success, community and family! Sequiota is a school where students come first and are at the heart of every decision made. Sequiota is home to some of the BEST families in Springfield! Sequiota would not have the ability to do all that it does without the support of our PTA. The Sequiota PTA truly has the students best interest at heart and serves as a huge foundation of Sequiota Elementary School. If you are looking for a school with a small community feel, you have come to the right place. At Sequiota, we are not just a school, we are a family that supports one another and collaborates to provide the BEST education possible for our students.