Mesa Mayor Scott Smith and Vice Mayor Alex Finter visited Sequoia Charter Elementary School students on March 3 to celebrate Dr. Seuss’ birthday and the 16th annual National Education Association's "Read Across America Day."
Smith and Finter conducted a Seuss-a thon by visiting six classrooms for 10 minutes each and performed renditions of the author’s most popular books. The school also hosted a free “Reading Under the Stars” event from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.
Sequoia Charter School is located at 1460 S. Horne Street. For more information on Sequoia Charter Elementary School, visit www.sequoiaelementary.org or reach them at (480) 890-4002.