Do you realize
that all the employees here at Sequoyah went to school somewhere when they were
younger? We don’t often think about the
adults in our lives as having been young and going to school just like you are
student that leaves Sequoyah, whether they graduate or leave for other reasons,
go on to other things. Some of them go to
college, the military, vocational training or they go into the job market. You see them all over the United States and
even in the world for some in the military.
have Sequoyah graduates working all the way from Washington D.C. such as Jeremy
Marshall, class of 1998; to San Jose, California such as Nathan Stanley, Class
of 2008; to Florida such as Cleve Baker, class of 1991; to Santa Fe, NM such as
Kenneth Johnson, Class of 1984; to Tahlequah and the Cherokee Nation Tribal
Council such as David Walkingstick, Class of 1999.
the years, we have had Sequoyah graduates who returned to Sequoyah Schools as
employees. Several were in
administration or were teachers while others worked in the dorm, the cafeteria
or for facilities. They came back and
gave of themselves to the students of Sequoyah.
school board has several Sequoyah alumni which include Board President Amon
Baker, Class of 1948; Member Forman Ross, Class of 1955; Member Roberta
(Springwater) Gibson, Class of 1961; and Vice President Dewayne Marshall, Class
are currently Sequoyah Alumni working as employees here at Sequoyah. They include: Karen Bell (Class President),
Mary Campbell (Class Salutatorian), Larry Masters, Amanda Little (Class
Salutatorian) and Charlie Wildcat.
year did each of the current Sequoyah Alumni listed in the previous paragraph
graduate? If you check the senior panels
in the hallways, they are all there.
Karen Bell – 1997
Mary Campbell – 1977
Larry Masters – 1974
Amanda Little – 2005
Charlie Wildcat – 1983