Sunday, March 18, 2018

Saura Weekly Updates - March 18, 2018














It was a busy weekend for the Sauras.  On Saturday we had students representing South at  
the annual Quiz Bowl in Mount Airy, a baseball jamboree, and our annual Athletic Booster Cash Drawing.  Congratulations to the Quiz Bowl team who came in 2nd place and a big thank you to the students, parents, and community members who helped make the baseball jamboree and the cash giveaway a success.  We truly appreciate your support of the Sauras!



Make-up Day
The recent snow day will be made up on Friday, March 23.  Friday will be a regular student day.  Spring Break will now begin on Saturday, March 24 and run through Monday, April 2.  Students will return to school on Tuesday, April 3.


End of 3rd Quarter

Friday, March 23 is the end of the 3rd quarter.  Please be sure to check your child's grades to see their progress to this point in the semester.  If you have questions about your child's grades or would like to know more about how they are progressing in class, be sure to contact your child's teacher to schedule a conference.


Drivers Ed Class

Registration for the next Drivers Ed class is now available.  The class will be held April 3 - 17 3:30 pm-6:30 pm after school at South Stokes in the auditorium.  Students must be born on or after October 3, 2003 to register.  Registration is available on the South Stokes Drivers Ed page.  Registration will close on Tuesday, March 20 and the class list will be posted by Thursday, March 22.  Be sure to read all of the information on the drivers ed page before registering for the class.  The next class will be scheduled for this summer.


Bus Drivers Needed!

Stokes County Schools is always looking for new bus drivers and sub bus drivers.  The next bus class will be April 9-11th here in Stokes County.  There is also a class scheduled for July 16-18th and September 17-19th.  If you are interested in learning more or signing up for a class, visit http://www.stokes.k12.nc.us/bus-driver-jobs.html.




Spring Semester Fees
Last week students received information about their fees for spring semester.  Please remember to send fee money in as soon as possible.  You can also pay fees online at https://www.k12paymentcenter.com/ as well.  If you have questions about fees, please call the office.  

Fee Schedule:
Art - $12
Band - $12
Chorus - $10
Theatre - $10
Math - $5
All PE classes - $8
Science - $5
AP Science - $10



Yearbook Information
Be sure to get your 2017-2018 yearbook.  Your can purchase yearbooks online at yearbookforever.com or at school and the cost is $75.



Events This Week

Monday, March 19
6:00 pm - Stokes County Board of Education Meeting (Danbury, NC)

Tuesday, March 20
Cap & Gown Delivery During Lunch

Wednesday, March 21
8:00 am - SGA Meeting

Friday, March 23
End of 3rd Quarter

Saturday, March 24-Monday, April 2
Spring Break

Tuesday, March 27
6:30 pm - JROTC Booster Meeting

Tuesday, April 3
Students return to school

Other upcoming events...

Tuesday, April 3 - Tuesday, April 17
Drivers Ed Class

Tuesday, April 10
Cap & Gown Pictures


Sports News and Schedules
Spring sports are now underway!  Spring Sports Schedules are now available at http://www.south.stokes.k12.nc.us/Spring_Sports_2018.pdf.  Please note:  Dates, locations and times are subject to change.  



Tuesday, March 20
4:00 pm - Golf @ Pilot Knob Park
4:00 pm - Track vs. Starmount/Walkertwon
6:00 pm - Varsity Baseball @ Mount Airy
6:00 pm - Soccer @ East Surry

Wednesday, March 21
6:00 pm - Varsity Baseball vs. Mount Airy

Thursday, March 22
5:30 pm - Soccer @ West Stokes
6:00 pm - Softball @ North Surry

Monday, March 26
4:00 pm - Golf @ Pilot Knob CC (Conference Teams)
4:30 pm - Baseball vs. Alleghany

Tuesday, March 27
6:00 pm - Soccer @ Mount Airy
6:00 pm - Softball @ East Surry

Thursday, March 29
6:00 pm - Softball vs. North Stokes




For the most current information, follow us on Twitter @SauraPride and connect with us on Facebook.  Links to our social media sites, this blog and more can be found at our school website:  www.south.stokes.k12.nc.us

Be sure to follow the South Stokes Athletic Boosters on Facebook  for information about Saura merchandise and more.


GO SAURAS!