Sunday, August 13, 2017

Saura Weekly Updates - August 13, 2017













Important Information about Athletic Events
With the move to the new 1A conference, admission to athletic events will be $6 this year.  Punch cards for the 2017-2018 school year are on sale for $60 and are good for admission to 20 home athletic events - that's half price admission.  Punch cards may be purchased at the school or at any home athletic event.  Student cards will be available soon.

Drivers Education Class
The next drivers education class will be held September 18 through September 29 from 3:30-6:30 pm in the cafeteria.  Students must have been born on or before March 18, 2003 to register.  For complete information and registration, visit the Drivers Ed page on the South Stokes website.  Registration will close on September 6.

South Stokes 2nd Annual Color Run

Plan to come out and support South Stokes at our 2nd Annual Color Run on September 30, 2017. The event will be held at Southeastern Middle School beginning at 9:00 am and all ages are invited to walk, run, or jog in the event. Be sure to register by September 15th to secure your race bib, color packet and t-shirt.  For mo re information or to register, check out https://www.eventbrite.com/e/south-stokes-high-school-2nd-annual-my-school-color-run-registration-36066140798?aff=efbeventtix.




Dates to Remember


Monday, August 14-16
Band Camp 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Tuesday, August 22
3:30 pm - Freshman Orientation
6:00-7:30 pm - Open House

Thursday, August 24
1:00 - 4:00 pm - Chromebook Pick-up (10th-12th graders who had a Chromebook last year - bring form and $25 insurance fee)

Monday, August 28
First Day of School (Full Day)

Monday, September 4
Labor Day Holiday

Tuesday, September 5
Senior Picture Makeups

Wednesday, September 6
Drivers Education Class Registration Closes
Fall Pictures



Freshman Orientation - August 22, 2017

3:30 pm - Welcome (in Cafeteria)

3:40 - 5:00 - Student Activities

5:00 - 5:45 pm - Freshman Student/Parent Meeting & Chromebook Training




Open House - August 22, 2017

6:00 - 7:30 pm - Open House (Schedules in cafeteria for 10th - 12th graders)

7:00 pm - Chromebook Training for any 9th grade parents who missed the training at 5:00 pm and 10th, 11th, & 12th graders and parents who did not attend last year.



Chromebook Pick-up 10th-12th Graders 
Thursday, August 24, 2017

1:00 - 4:00 pm - 10th -12th graders who received Chromebooks last year may pick-up their Chromebook. $25 insurance fee and Chromebook agreement signed by student and parent.



2017-2018 School Calendar

You can find the Stokes County Schools 2017-2018 calendar at http://www.stokes.k12.nc.us/calendar.html.




Sports News and Schedules
Tuesday, August 15
4:00 pm - Tennis vs. McMichael - CANCELLED
5:00 pm - Volleyball @ Rockingham

Wednesday, August 16
5:30 pm - Soccer @ North Surry

Thursday, August 17
4:00 pm - Cross Country @ Yadkin
4:30 pm - Tennis @ Glenn
7:00 pm - JV Football vs. West Stokes

Friday, August 18
7:30 pm - Varsity Football @ West Stokes


Fall sports start schedules are available at http://www.south.stokes.k12.nc.us/Fall_Sports_2017.pdf.  We look forward to seeing you at South soon!



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 www.south.stokes.k12.nc.us.




GO SAURAS!