Sunday, April 16, 2017

Saura Weekly Updates - April 16, 2017

Saura Weekly Updates
April 16, 2017

Spring break is almost over.  When students return to school on Tuesday there will be just over six weeks before exams begin.  There will be a lot of events coming up in April and May so please stay up to date by listening to our weekly messages and checking social media and our website often.

Dates to Remember

Monday, April 17
Teacher Workday

Wednesday, April 19
7:50 am - School Improvement Team Meeting
7:30 pm - ACC Barnstorming Tour

Friday, April 21
5:00 - 7:00 PM - LuLaRoe Fundraising Event
Beta Club Rock-a-Thon

April 27-29
Band Trip

May 1-12
AP Exams

May 16-17
Barnes & Noble Bookfair

Friday, May 19
Senior Trip

Sunday, May 21
3:00 pm - Spring Band Concert

Friday, May 26
8:45 am - Awards Day
2:00 pm - Talent Show

Monday, May 29
Memorial Day Holiday

June 2-8

Friday, June 9
7:00 pm - Graduation

South Stokes has been chosen as a site for the 2017 ACC Barnstorming Tour.  Senior basketball players from Duke, UNC, NC State, and Wake Forest will take the floor for an exciting night of basketball.  Phil Ford will coach this year's team.  The game will be April 19.  Tickets are available at and will soon be available at school and in the community.

LuLaRoe Fundraiser
Friday, April 21 from 5:00 - 7:00 PM South Stokes will host a LuLaRoe Fundraiser at school.  Seven consultants will have over 7,000 products available.  A portion of all sales will be donated back to the school and then matched by LuLaRoe!   (

Color Run - POSTPONED until Fall
The 2nd Annual South Stokes Color Run will be held at Southeastern Middle School on Saturday, May 6, 2017.  Vendors who would like to set up a booth should contact Marsha Dunn at South Stokes High School.  There is no charge for booths at the event.  Participants can register online through April 21 or complete the paper registration form and mail to school (PAPER REGISTRATION FORM).  Be sure to register early for guaranteed t-shirts and color packets.  For more information check out

Save the Date - PROM!
This year's prom will be Saturday, May 13, 2017.  Prom will be held at The Event Center at Summit Square in Stanleyville.  Information about outside date applications and tickets will be available soon.

Yearbook Reminder
Yearbooks are still on sale for $75. You can order online at or contact Alyssa Smith at South Stokes High School. There are only 65 remaining and they are likely to sell out this year, so reserve yours soon!

Sports News & Schedules

Monday, April 17

Tuesday, April 18
3:45 pm - Tennis @ Forbush
4:00 pm - Golf @ Hemlock (WPAC Teams)
4:30 pm - Baseball @ Surry Central
5:30 pm - Soccer vs. Forbush
6:00 pm - Softball vs. Surry Central

Wednesday, April 19
ACC Barnstorming

Thursday, April 20
4:00 pm - Golf @ Mt Airy CC
4:30 pm-  Tennis @ Surry Central
4:30 pm - Baseball @ East Surry
4:30 pm - Track @ Carver (Carver and WSHS)
6:00 pm - Softball vs. North Stokes

Friday, April 21
4:30 pm - Baseball vs. Surry Central
6:30 pm - Softball @ West Stokes

Check out spring sports schedules at at  

** Note: Dates and times are subject to change.  

Don't forget to follow South Stokes on Twitter @saurapride or connect on Facebook @southstokesauras.  Links to both social media accounts along with much more can be found on our website

Have a great week!!