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Welcome to Sequoia School for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing

Sequoia School for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (SSDHH) is a public charter school located at 1460 South Horne in Mesa. We serve Kindergarten through 12th grades on  our campus.  SSDHH's faculty and staff consist of highly qualified and skilled deaf and hearing instructors who educate and prepare students to succeed in both the hearing and Deaf worlds.

  • Tuition FREE
  • Bilingual/Bicultural Program
  • Small class sizes
  • Related services provided
  • Transportation Options Available
  • After School Tutoring Program
  • Stampede Athletic Club
  • Campus-wide AIA Athletics
  • Student Organizations
  • FREE ASL classes for Parents and Relatives
  • Faculty members are highly qualified and trained in Deaf Education
  • Staff members are fluent in American Sign Language and written English
  • FREE College before High School Graduation

Summer Camps at Horne Campus
Open Gym Volleyball for All Girls - Grades 7-12
Every Monday and Wednesday in June, we'll have open gym volleyball for all girls grades 7 to 12 in the Horne Campus gymnasium from 4-6 PM. Come work on your skills and play games. It is free and coaches will be here to help you.
Sequoia Schools 1st Ever Football Camp

SSDHH News

Walk to School - October 23rd - Horne Campus
Walk to School - October 23rd - Horne Campus
Posted on 10/02/2014
INTERNATIONAL WALK/BIKE TO SCHOOL DAY AND SAFE ROUTES TO SCHOOL INVITES OUR STUDENTS, STAFF, PARENTS/GUARDIANS AND COMMUNITY STAKEHOLDERS TO MEET AT THE SE CORNER OF SOUTHERN AND HORNE IN THE PARKING LOT NEXT TO CIRCLE K. WE WILL BEGIN MEETING AT 7:10 AM AND BEGIN OUR WALK AT 7:20 SHARP. YOU MAY ALSO JOIN US ALONG THE WAY---FOR LOCATION: Contact: C. Woodard- (480) 461-3200 x10658  more
Edkey / Blue Cross Blue Shield Walking Works Challenge
Edkey / Blue Cross Blue Shield Walking Works Challenge
Posted on 09/03/2014
WalkingWorks is a Blue Cross Blue Shield online tracking platform, inviting you to move from “learning about” to “doing something about” your health. You can use time or miles to record your physical activity, then log and track individual progress on the interactive web portal.  more
Best of Sequoia - Thursday, May 1st from 4:30 to 7:30 PM
Best of Sequoia - Thursday, May 1st from 4:30 to 7:30 PM
Posted on 05/01/2014
Join the Radio Disney Phoenix Road Crew with the hottest music from all your favorite artists. Get connected with cool prizes, interactive games, water maze, great food and fun for the entire family. Carnival games and rides are only $2 per person FREE ADMISSION  more
Proposed State Budget Add-on would hurt SSDHH & Special Needs Students
Proposed State Budget Add-on would hurt SSDHH & Special Needs Students
Posted on 04/11/2014
Sequoia School for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing needs your help! The most recent proposed budget from the state legislature includes an add-on that does not include the funding which allows underperforming charter schools to defend their school from charter revocation. As an alternative to funding the process, the legislature’s solution is to bypass the process as it exists now. Which means every charter school receiving a 'D' rating for three years will have their charter automatically revoked and be forced to close without due process.  more
Middle school kids learn money-managing basics at U.S. Airways Center
Middle school kids learn money-managing basics at U.S. Airways Center
Posted on 03/11/2014
It was a big day of learning for some 2,500 kids at U.S. Airways Center in downtown Phoenix. They were there to learn financial basics, which is something typically not covered in school.  more
Sequoia School for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Promotional Videos
Sequoia School for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Promotional Videos
Posted on 01/22/2014
At Sequoia School for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing, I'm never left out. It's a bilingual, bi-culutral school. I get the best of the hearing AND deaf worlds. I never miss a lesson. My teacher's use American Sign Language and written English. I play AIA sports with hearing and deaf kids. I get help when I need it with after school tutoring and even attend college before high school graduation for free! My K-12 classmates can do anything. Come take a tour or learn more at SequoiaDeafSchool.org.  more
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