Saturday, September 29, 2018

Saura Weekly Updates - September 30, 2018

This week we will hold fall conferences for students and parents to meet with teachers about students' progress in fall semester classes.  Please stop by Tuesday between 5:00 and 7:00 pm to visit.

Events This Week

Monday, October 1
6:30 pm - Athletic Boosters Meeting

Tuesday, October 2
8:00 am - Coding Club Meeting (Media Center)
10:00 am - Hollins University Representative (See your counselor)
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm - Fall Conferences

Wednesday, October 3
11:00 am - College Fair

Thursday, October 4
Fall Picture Makeups
9:00 am - Goodnight Scholars Informational Meeting (See your counselor for details)
3:30 pm - Coding Club Meeting / Forsyth Tech Visit

Friday, October 5
Student Day (Makeup day for Sept 17)

Other upcoming events...

Wednesday, October 10

Monday, October 15 - Friday, October 19
Spirit Week

Wednesday, October 17
3:30 pm - School Improvement Team Meeting
6:00 pm - Powder Puff Game

Thursday, October 18
5:30 - 7:30 pm - FAFSA Night

Friday, October 19

Fall Conferences
We are now five weeks into the semester and we would like to update you on your child's progress this school year.  Teachers will be available Tuesday night, October 2 from 5:00 pm until 7:00 pm for conferences.  If you are not able to attend, we encourage you to email or call your child's teacher.  You can find email addresses on our STAFF PAGE.  We hope to see you on Tuesday evening!

Senior T-Shirts
Attention all seniors!  It's time to order your senior t-shirts.  Short sleeves are $20, long sleeves are $25, and hoodies are $27.  Order forms were given out in homeroom.  You may pick up an extra one in F4, F6, or the main office.  You may place your orders with Mrs. Becky Patterson in F6 or Mrs. Hunter in F4 before or after school or in the office during the school day.  The last day to order is Friday, October 12, which will be here before you know it.  Don't miss out and order yours soon! 

Register Now for the PSAT
Sophomores and juniors planning to attend a four-year college after high school are encouraged to take the PSAT.  The PSAT will be administered at South on Wednesday, October 10 during the school day.  Students should register in the counseling office for the test.  There are a limited number of seats for the test and registration will close on October 3.  The fee is $16 and may be paid by cash or check.  Checks should be made payable to South Stokes and a phone number should be included on the check.  See your counselor for additional details.

Free & Reduced Lunch
October 11 is the last day students can qualify for free and reduced lunch based on last year's eligibility.  If you have not already filled out a form for the 2018-2019 school year, please do so as soon as possible.  You can now complete them ONLINE or on paper.  If you need a paper form for Free & Reduced Lunch or a Fee Waiver form, you can pick them up in the office.

School Fees
Don't forget to take care of fall fees.  Payment can be made in the office.  Please include phone numbers on checks.

Stokes County Fee Schedule, 2018-2019

Anatomy – Adv. Sci.
Athletic Fee (one time)
Chemistry – Adv. Sci.
Driver’s Education
Lock Rental
Lost Lock
Parking Permit
Physical Education
Science – Regular
 -AP Science
Spanish Workbook

Sports News and Schedules
All students interested in participating in athletics must have a current physical on file (PHYSICAL FORM).  For more information about teams, practices, and more, see Coach Adams or the coaches of each sport.  

Monday, October 1
4:00 pm - Golf @ Pilot Knob
6:00 pm - Soccer @ Walkertown
6:30 pm - Athletic Boosters Meeting

Tuesday, October 2
4:00 pm - Tennis vs. East Surry
5:00 pm - JV & Varsity Volleyball vs. Mt. Airy

Wednesday, October 3
5:00 pm - JV & Varsity Volleyball @ West Stokes

Thursday, October 4
4:30 pm - Tennis @ North Stokes
5:00 pm - JV Volleyball vs. Reagan; Varsity Volleyball vs. WS Prep 
6:00 pm - Soccer @ WS Prep

Friday, October 5
7:30 pm- Varsity Football @ WS Prep


Fall Sports Schedules