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Sequoia Middle School

265 Boyd Rd, Pleasant Hill, CA 94523

When you walk through the halls of Sequoia Middle School, it's hard not to be motivated by their successes. The school has a strong academic-based program and provides an optional outside enrichment activity for students who need more academic work.

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Sequoia Middle School is a school that has been recognized by the state of California for its excellence in teaching and learning. With an enrollment of over 930 students, this magnet middle school covers grades 6 to 8 with six different classes per grade level. The academic environment at Sequoia attracts many people who want their children to have one more shot before heading off into high-school territory - after all, there's no better way than getting them hooked on academics early!


Fast Facts About Sequoia Middle School


  • Sequoia Middle School has a 50% Math proficiency rate which is higher than the average for most schools. The 66% reading literacy percentage is also on par with national averages and helps give students more opportunities in this field of study.

  • At Sequoia Middle, there are many programs that help children to excel academically such as Saturday school or after-school tutoring sessions. These extra hours spent at school have been shown to increase scores by 10%.

  • Students of color make up 71% of the enrolment at this school. This number is much higher than district averages, which average out to be around 52%. The student-to-teacher ratio here stands at 27:1 - a number that's significantly greater than what you would find in other schools on average which are usually about 17:1 or so.

  • The student body is neatly split between 50% male and female students, with 40% of the population coming from low-income families. There are 35 teachers on staff to provide support for all levels of academics as well as one full-time counselor who provides guidance in times of need.

  • Sequoia Middle School is the biggest in the Mt. Diablo Unified School District, and it sure has a varied student body! Hispanics account for 40% of our population with Whites at 30%. Asians make up 17.5%, which shows that Sequoia students are really diverse.

  • Sequoia Middle School is one of the best schools in California. In 2018-2019 they are ranked as being among the top 30% for test scores, which means they scored better than 70% of all other schools on total tests given during this time period!


The academic environment at Sequoia attracts many people who want their children to have one more shot before heading off into high-school territory. If you're looking for a great place for your child to get some last-minute studying before they head off into the big world of high school, contact us today!

Pleasant Hill, California is blessed with some of the area’s most amazing schools. Here’s a list of some of our favorites:

  • Pleasant Hill Elementary School

  • Pleasant Hill Middle School

  • Sequoia Elementary School

  • Strandwood Elementary School

  • Valhalla Elementary School

  • Pleasant Hill Adventist Academy

  • Valley View Middle School

  • Gregory Gardens Elementary

All of these wonderful schools are located just a short distance from our location at 609 Gregory Lane, Suite #220 in Pleasant Hill! Stop by for a visit anytime!

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