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New Bus Fleet for Sequoia Village

Posted On: 2017-08-03 11:11 AM
Parent Company Edkey, Inc. has provided a fleet of buses for K-12 Sequoia Village School in Show Low, AZ. Sequoia Village School provides free busing throughout the Show Low area.
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Sequoia Wellness Committee and Our Updated Wellness Policy

Posted On: 2017-07-24 04:46 PM
Sequoia Wellness Committee has adopted a wellness policy that emphasizes nutrition, physical education, and community involvement goals and guidelines. All are invited to give input to the wellness policy and join the Sequoia Wellness Committee.
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Sequoia Village teachers

Posted On: 2017-07-11 05:14 PM
Sequoia Village School teachers Heather Gray, Amanda Luptak, and Kristen Orton have trained all year to "flip" their classrooms in support of the Whole Brain - Whole Child Learning Model.
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Sequoia Village School graduate Meagan Mikesell presents her mother with a rose after receiving her diploma. (Photo by Laura Singleton/The Independent)
Sequoia Village School graduate Meagan Mikesell presents her mother with a rose after receiving her diploma. (Photo by Laura Singleton/The Independent)

Sequoia Village Schools kicks off grad season

Posted On: 2017-05-23 10:53 AM
From White Mountain Independent...

Sequoia Village School became the first in the White Mountains to officially launch the high school graduation season. The school conducted its ceremonies May 19 that saw 18 high school seniors earn their diplomas.
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Attend College Fair Week in Arizona - Oct 23 - Oct 27

Posted On: 2016-10-19 01:02 PM
October 23 to October 27 is College Fair Week in Arizona. We urge you to attend one of the college fairs listed below during that week. You will learn about different colleges and universities and be able to ask questions of college admissions officers.
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Sequoia Village Fall Festival is this Saturday, Sept.17th!

Posted On: 2016-09-13 02:37 PM
Sequoia Village School's Fall Festival will be taking place this Saturday, September 17th, 2016 at the Sequoia Village campus in Show Low. Activities and Attractions include: Swords and Shields, Create a Crown, Bakery Walk, Book Exchange and more!
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Photo courtesy of Tamara Becker
Photo courtesy of Tamara Becker

First Edkey Professional Development Day of 2016-2017 School Year

Posted On: 2016-09-06 12:13 PM
On August 26, Edkey staff came together for the first Professional Development Day of the school year. After an opening address by Edkey CEO, Mark Plitzuweit, teachers met with site-based teams and grade level PLC's to discuss data and student outcomes.
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Sequoia Village Parent Orientation Date Changed!

Posted On: 2016-07-14 12:35 PM
The Parent Orientation Meeting at Sequoia Village School scheduled for July 20th at 5:30 PM has been changed to July 27th at 5:30 PM. Please note the change if you were planning to attend. Thank you and we're sorry for any inconvenience.
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Photo courtesy of Tamara Becker
Photo courtesy of Tamara Becker

Sequoia Village Raises Money for New Playground

Posted On: 2016-06-02 09:29 AM
The community in Show Low came out to support Sequoia Village School on Sunday, May 29 for a fundraising event to build a new playground. The event was hosted by Black Horse Brewery and all proceeds went to the school's playground fund.
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Photo courtesy of Mindy Savoia, Paul Cryder and Flickr
Photo courtesy of Mindy Savoia, Paul Cryder and Flickr

Photos from Sequoia Village Spring Festival

Posted On: 2016-05-03 10:37 AM
Sequoia Village's Mindy Savoia and Paul Cryder have posted pictures from the Spring Festival held at Sequoia Village on April 30th. This year's Star Wars theme awarded a lot of costume opportunities for kids and staff.
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Sequoia Village Spring Festival April 30th
Sequoia Village Spring Festival April 30th

Sequoia Village Spring Festival Sat. April 30th from 10 am to 2 pm

Posted On: 2016-04-25 09:38 AM
The theme for the festival will be 'Star Wars: Battle for the UNIVERSE' and it will culminate with an epic marshmallow blaster battle at around 1pm. Lots of carnival games, a 'universal treasure hunt,' broadcast live on 96.5 the STORM from 9a-1p.
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What you need to know about Prop 123

Posted On: 2016-03-29 09:41 AM
This article will hope to give you all of the information you need on Arizona Proposition 123 up for vote in a special election this May 17. Prop 123 adds education funding to K-12 students and settles a lawsuit between the legislature and public schools.
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Mark Plitzuweit named New EdKey CEO

Posted On: 2016-02-24 04:43 PM
After a comprehensive search for a new CEO, EdKey's Board President, Mary Giffords, is proud to announce that our new CEO is Mark Plitzuweit. Read the full statement for more information on our new chief executive officer.
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Courtesy Photo / WMI
Courtesy Photo / WMI

Village Spelling Winners Advance

Posted On: 2016-02-22 09:04 AM
From White Mountain Independent...

These Sequoia Village School Spelling Bee winners move on to the Navajo County Spelling Bee. They are first place: Trinity Hughes, fifth grade; second place: Shane Williams, seventh grade; third place: Kyrie Luptak, third grade; ...
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Make an ECA Donation

Posted On: 2015-12-14 09:25 AM
Don't miss your chance to support students and possibly lower your tax bill. Make an ECA tax credit donation to Sequoia Charter Schools and change a student's life. Every dollar goes toward extracurricular activities, and you may choose which school or pr
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Parents Right to Know Notification

Posted On: 2015-09-23 10:53 AM
We are pleased to notify you that in accordance with the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001, you have the right to request information regarding the professional qualifications of your child's teacher. Please read the letter for the complete information on
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Sequoia Village Pirate Fall Festival

Posted On: 2015-08-19 04:53 PM
Ahoy Mateys! All ye scallywags best be showing up or ye'll be walkin' the plank! Sequoia Village School Annual Fall Festival & Yard Sale Saturday, September 19, 2015 (10 am - 2 pm) Yard Sale will be from 9 am - 1 pm Fun will include: Lots of carnival gam
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Photo by Assistant Superintendent Mark Duplissis
Photo by Assistant Superintendent Mark Duplissis

New Electronic Sign at Sequoia Village School

Posted On: 2015-08-17 04:03 PM
After six years of fund-raising, Sequoia Village School PTO has purchased a brand new electronic sign for the school. Michele Carlyon, PTO President, recently presented the sign to Mindy Savoia, Principal in the presence of Mr. Douglas Pike, CEO.
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Sequoia Village Pink Panthers fight cancer

Posted On: 2015-06-10
From WMICentral.com...

Michele Carlyon, president of the Sequoia Village School PTO, and Jim Hillebrecht (both in the center) are on stage with all the students and staff who participated in the fourth annual Sue's Crew walk against cancer on May 16. The school had 20 students
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Health Fair in the Sequoia Village Gym on March 21st

Posted On: 2014-03-17
On March 21, our Junior High TOP® Club will host a health fair in the gym from 1:00-4:00 p.m., for all families to walk through and receive important information. This will be from our TOP® Club participants as well as from many community members.
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Larry Nicholls Named Navajo County Teacher of the Year

Posted On: 2013-11-21
It is our pleasure to announce that our own SVS 5-6 teacher, Larry Nicholls was nominated and voted Navajo County Teacher of the Year! Bobbie Warren (K) was also one of the nominees. White Mountain Radio 93.5 held this radio event and prese...
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