Sunday, October 16, 2016

Saura Weekly Updates - October 16, 2016

Weekly Updates - October 16, 2016

Homecoming Week was a great one at South!  Many students showed their school spirit throughout the week and we congratulate our 2016 Homecoming Queen Kenya Jones; Homecoming Princess Lauren Brown, and Miss Congeniality Hope Cooper who were crowned Friday night.

Congratulations to our Marine Corps JROTC Program for being selected as a Naval Honor School for the 2015-2016 school year in recognition of exemplary performance!

Senior Shirts
Attention all seniors! It’s time to order your senior t-shirts. Short sleeves are $20 and long sleeves are $25. Order forms were given out in homeroom. You may pick up an extra one in F6. You may place your order with Mrs. Becky Patterson in F6 before or after school or during your lunch. Last day to order is Friday, October 28 – which will be here before you know it. So don’t miss out - order soon!!

Other Reminders
Don't forget to pay school fees in the office or online.  Fees can be paid with check or cash.  Checks should include phone numbers.  You can also pay fees online at Find detailed information about this service on the Stokes County Schools website on the Parent Page

Yearbooks are on sale.  Visit or contact Alyssa Smith at South Stokes.

Paint your parking spot!  See Mrs. Dunn or a Saura Spirit member for more information.

Dates to Remember
Monday, October 17 
Community College Placement Test 
6:30 pm - Athletic Booster Club Meeting

Tuesday, October 18

Community College Placement Test 

Wednesday, October 19

Friday, October 21

School of Science and Math Presentation (For interested sophomores)

October 31- End of 1st Quarter

November 10 - Teacher Workday

November 11 - Holiday

Sports News & Schedules

We are very proud of Jenny Smith who won the Singles Tournament of the WPAC Women's Conference.  Also, congratulations to our Women's Golf Team who were the Western Piedmont Conference Champions and Coach Mendenhall who was named this year's Coach of the Year.  

Monday, October 17
5:30 pm - Soccer @ Surry Central

Thursday, October 20
5:30 pm - Soccer vs. West Stokes
7:00 pm - JV Football @ West Stokes

Friday, October 21
7:30 pm - Varsity Football vs. West Stokes

For a full schedule of athletic events, see the South Stokes High School Athletic Calendar.  

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