Sunday, August 7, 2016

Saura Weekly Updates 8/7/2016

 Weekly Updates - August 7, 2016

Sports News
Practice for fall sports is underway!  Be sure to get involved in the Saura athletic program if you have not already.  Those not taking to the fields, courts, or courses this fall are encouraged to be in the stands showing their Saura Pride!

If you are interested in joining the ladies' Saura tennis team, contact Coach Darren Redding at

Coach Hall encourages students interested in joining the Saura football team to come out and be a part of this dedicated group of athletes.
Remember - all athletes must have a current physical and signed concussion form before beginning practice. 

See our football team in action on Saturday, August 13 - 9:30 am - 12:00 pm for the Saura Jamboree (Admission $5).

Be sure to check out our fall sport schedules on the MaxPreps calendar:
South Stokes High School Athletic Calendar

Band News
Band Boosters will meet on Tuesday, August 9 at 7:00 pm in the band room.

Band Camp will begin Monday, August 15 at 8:30 am.  More information can be found on the band website ( on the Blog page.

Our band will be performing at the opening Convocation for Stokes County Schools.  Be sure not to miss Saura sounds from the stands at our opening home football game on Friday, August 19 against West Wilkes!

Saura Gear
Don't miss the opportunity to get your Saura gear this fall.  Buy online now at  Hurry, the store closes tonight, Sunday, August 7.  You can also pick up items at our home football games.  Let's blanket the county with maroon and gold!

New items will be added to the online store beginning August 23 (Open House).

Dates to Remember
Tuesday, August 23
3:30 pm - Freshman Orientation
5:00 pm - Freshman Parent Meeting
6:00 - 7:30 pm - Open House

Monday, August 29
First Day for students - Students will report to the gym when the bell rings at 8:25.
Homeroom lists will be posted in the lobby.

Monday, September 5
Labor Day Holiday

Saura Daily Schedule 2016-2017
8:00 – 8:25 Smart Breakfast
8:30 – 10:00 1st Period
10:05 – 11:40 2nd Period
11:45 – 1:40 3rd Period & Lunch
1:45 – 3:20 4th Period

11:45 – 12:10 1st  Lunch: C Building
12:15 -12:40 2nd Lunch: D Building, Art & Auditorium
12:45 – 1:10 3rd Lunch: E & F Buildings
1:15 – 1:40 4th Lunch: Auto, PE, ROTC & Band

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