Sunday, May 12, 2019

Saura Weekly Updates - May 12, 2019

It was another exciting week at South with state playoff games, staff appreciation activities, field trips and Prom!  Congratulations to our Prom Queen Lendzey Taylor and Prom King Travis Bingman!!  

The spring will continue to find the Sauras busy as we celebrate our students' accomplishments.

Spring Raffle
Be sure to purchase your tickets for the Saura Summer Celebration Basket that are now on sale.  Tickets are $1 and the drawing will be held on Saturday, May 18 at the Saura Community Yard Sale.  The basket includes the following:

Accommodations at a beach house at Emerald Isle 9/20/2019-9/23/2019
2 - 1 Day Passes for Wet & Wild Emerald Pointe in Greensboro, NC

1 - Family 4 Pack to Alligator Adventure at Barefoot Landing in Myrtle Beach, SC
1 - $25 Gift Card to Joe's Hamburger in Myrtle Beach, SC
1 - $30 Gift Card (total for admission for 2) to the NC Zoo in Asheboro, NC
1 - 2 Pack to The NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores

Tickets may be purchased online or purchased at school.  For more information or for tickets visit the Spring Raffle page of our website.

Saura Community Yard Sale
The Sauras are holding a community yard sale at Southeastern Middle School on Saturday, May 18, 2019, from 8:00 am until Noon.  If you have clothing, household items, furniture or other items like the ones listed below and you would like to donate for the sale you may drop them off before school from 8 am - 8:30 am or after school from 3:30 pm - 4:00 pm.  All proceeds will help purchase instructional supplies and make campus improvements.  If you have questions about donations, contact the school at 336-994-2995 and speak to Amanda Campbell.

We're looking for...

CLOTHING: Ladies, mens, kids, children’s, baby, purses, belts, ties, wallets, dresses, shirts, pants, shoes. Virtually all types of Clothing, Shoes, and Accessories.

HOUSEHOLD: Dishes, glasses, silverware, small household appliances, bedding, linens, pillows, draperies, curtains, rugs, jewelry and cosmetics, comforters, home decor, baby items, art and frames.

TOYS: Stuffed animals, board games, dolls, action figures, and sports equipment.

ELECTRONIC: Stereo, radio, Xbox, Nintendo, Playstation, computers, laptops, monitors, DVD players, cameras, typewriters, and electronics. All types of small kitchen appliances. Televisions are accepted in most areas (excluding California and Pittsburgh). We can accept flat panel, LCD, LED & Plasma televisions. We’re sorry but we cannot accept older CRT, DLP or tube TVs.

BOOKS: Hardcover, softcover, fiction and non-fictions, e-readers.

EQUIPMENT: Exercise equipment: small weight benches, weights, sports gear, Sporting equipment: ski equipment, snowboards, helmets, baseball bats, basket balls, soccer equipment, tennis equipment, Tools: drills, saws, nail guns, Yard tools: lawnmowers, weed eaters, and hand trucks (no fuel of any type please!).

SMALL FURNITURE: Mirrors, nightstands, headboards, and office chairs.

OTHER: Bikes, musical instruments, small filing cabinets, garage sale leftovers, small appliances: microwaves, blenders, toasters, coffee makers, and almost anything else. 

Exams and Chromebooks
Exams will be here soon!  Students need to make sure all keys on their Chromebooks are working and that their Chromebook is updated.  If student Chromebooks need servicing, please take them by the library and see Mrs. Himmelspach or Mrs. Campbell.

Exam Schedule
Friday, May 31 - 1st period exams
Monday, June 3 - 2nd period exams
Tuesday, June 4 - 3rd period exams
Wednesday, June 5 - 4th period exams
Thursday, June 6 - Make-up exams

Saura Seniors Serve
Our seniors will be walking the halls of and spending time at elementary schools in the southern district on Wednesday, May 22.  After their service at the elementary schools they will go on the senior picnic and enjoy an afternoon together.   Seniors received their permission forms in homeroom on Friday and need to return them as soon as possible. 

Drivers Ed Registration

The next drivers ed class will be held June 17-21 from 8:00 am - 2:00 pm.  Registration is now available on the Drivers Ed Page of our school website.  Students must have been born on or before December 17, 2004 to be eligible for the class.  Please read all of the information on the Drivers Ed Page before registering.

Events This Week
Monday, May 13
7:50 am - AP Biology Exam

Tuesday, May 14
7:50 am - AP Calculus Exam
7:00 pm - Baseball @ East Surry (3rd Round State Playoffs)

Wednesday, May 15
7:50 am - AP English Language Exam
3:30 pm - School Improvement Team Meeting (F2)
6:00 pm - Soccer vs. Gray Stone Day (3rd Round State Playoffs)

Thursday, May 16
11:50 am - AP Statistics Exam

Saturday, May 18
State Track Meet @ NC A&T

Sunday, May 19

3:00 pm - Spring Band Concert

Looking ahead...

Monday, May 20
6:30 pm - Athletic Boosters Meeting

Wednesday, May 22

Saura Seniors Serve Day

Thursday, May 23

7:00 pm - National Honor Society Inductions

Friday, May 24
9:00 am - Awards Day
Talent Show

Monday, May 27

Memorial Day Holiday - NO SCHOOL

Friday, May 31

1st Period Exams
Early Dismissal @ 12:30 pm

Monday, June 3

2nd Period Exams
Early Dismissal @ 12:30 pm

Tuesday, June 4

3rd Period Exams
Early Dismissal @ 12:30 pm

Wednesday, June 5

4th Period Exams
Early Dismissal @ 12:30 pm

Thursday, June 6

Make-up Exams
Early Dismissal @ 12:30 pm
Last Day of School

Friday, June 7

7:00 pm - Graduation

Sports News
State playoff games will continue this week.  Be sure to come out and support your baseball and soccer teams!  

We also invite you to attend the Athletic Boosters Meeting on Monday, May 20 at 6:30 pm in the cafeteria to help support your Sauras!