Friday, August 3, 2018

Saura Summer Updates - August 5, 2018

Athletic Boosters Meeting
The first Athletic Boosters Meeting for 2018-2019 will be held Monday evening, August 6 at 6:30 pm.

Band Booster Meeting & Band Camp 
The Band Boosters will meet Thursday evening, August 9 at 7:00 pm in the band room.  All are welcome as we gear up for Band Camp and Friday nights in the stands!

Band camp will be held August 13-15 from 8:30 am - 4:30 pm.  Don't miss your opportunity to be a part of the marching Sauras!

Open House & Freshman Orientation
Be sure to add Open House and Freshman Orientation to your calendars for Tuesday, August 21.  

3:30 pm - Freshman Orientation Begins for 9th Graders (Cafeteria)

5:00 pm - Freshman Parent Meeting, Chromebook Training and Distribution

6:00 - 7:30 pm - Open House (Information & Welcome in Cafeteria)

7:00 pm - Chromebook Training for New Students and Make-up Session for 9th grade students and parents (Library - $25 insurance/maintenance fee for Chromebooks)

Complete times and details can be found in the OPEN HOUSE document.   

Thursday, August 23 - 1 pm - 4 pm - Chromebook distribution for returning students who previously had a Chromebook (Form and $25 insurance/maintenance fee required)

Chromebook Distribution Information
Students who have not had a Chromebook at South Stokes will need to attend the Student/Parent Chromebook training prior to being issued a Chromebook.  Returning students who have previously checked out a Chromebook are not required to attend training.  All students will need to complete a Student/Parent Chromebook Agreement Form (last page) for 2018-2019 and pay the $25 insurance/maintenance fee to receive their Chromebook.

Dates/Times for Training & Distribution:

New Students & Freshmen

Tuesday, August 21 at Open House
   - 5:00 pm - Parent/Student Meeting for Freshmen will include Chromebook Training (Auditorium)

   - 7:00 pm - Parent/Student for New Students and make-up session for freshmen (Library)

First Week of School (Aug 27-31)
   - Trainings by appointment

Returning Students who previously checked out Chromebooks
(Parents not required to attend)

Thursday, August 23  
   - 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm (Library - bring form and fee)

First Week of School (Library - bring form and fee)

Drivers Ed Registration

Registration for the next drivers ed class is now available on the Drivers Ed page of the South Stokes website.  Students must be born on or before March 10, 2004 to register for the class.  The class will be held September 10-24 from 4:00-7:00 pm in the auditorium at South Stokes.  Registration will close on August 31.  Please read all information on the Drivers Ed page and complete the registration form if your child is eligible for the class.

New Student Registration
Welcome to South Stokes!  Students transferring to South Stokes who did not attend Southeastern or Chestnut Grove should make sure to contact the Counseling Department prior to Open House.  New students will need to complete demographic information and provide information about previous school(s) attended.  Once records are obtained from the previous school, we will be able to create schedules for the 2018-2019 school year.  Call the school at 336-994-2995 for information about documents needed for enrollment.

Fall Sports Schedules
Fall sports schedules have been updated and can be found HERE.  Please note, schedules are subject to change.