Admissions Info

The application period for the 2019/2020 school year has now passed. If you are interested in being added to our waitlist, please contact, or use the form below.

If you are interested in a later school year, please see the steps below as they follow the same pattern each year, beginning with our Information Night in mid-January. Please check back HERE in the fall for the exact date. Thank you for your interest in Sequoia Nursery School!

We’re Interested! Sign Us Up!

Children aged three years or older by September 1 are eligible for admission. Siblings of alumni are given priority. If you’re interested in Sequoia Nursery School for the 2020/2021 school year, please read on! 

“I think the activities are perfect, the teachers engaging and creative, and most parents work really hard to make it a great day for all the kids.”

— Sequoia parent feedback from the anonymous survey


Three Simple Steps

There are three simple steps to our admission process.

1. Information Night — Attend an informative evening with other prospective Sequoia Nursery School parents at the Sequoia Lodge. This event will take place at the school on Wednesday, January 15, 2020, 7:00–8:30 PM. Parents only please (babes in arms okay).

2. School Tour — Signups for tours will be available at the Information Night. Tours will be held on various mornings from late January through early February. Tours run from 9:15 to 10:00 AM, and we encourage you to bring your child. If you are unable to attend the Information Night and would like to schedule a tour, please contact the Membership Chairperson at

3. Submit an Application — Please click here to download an application. Applications will be accepted through February 22, 2020. Acceptance and waiting list letters will be sent out by mid-March.

For any other questions about the admissions process, please contact the Membership Chairperson using the form below. You can also email or leave a message at (510)519-4690.

Contact Admissions

Contact Membership Chairperson by filling out the form below:

Alternatively, you can email or call (510) 519-4690.