Sunday, October 23, 2016

Saura Weekly Updates - October 23, 2016

Weekly Updates - October 23, 2016

End of Quarter - October 31
The end of the first quarter is Monday, October 31.  This is the halfway point for fall semester classes.  Please review your child's grades and attendance in PowerSchool and when report cards come home on November 14.  If you have questions or concerns, please set up a conference with your child's teacher.  

Senior News!!
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!!

If the seniors would like to pick which pose from their senior pictures will go in the yearbook, they need to see Ms. Alyssa Smith before Friday, Oct. 28.

Friday, October 28 is also the deadline for senior quotes for the yearbook.  Quotes must be school appropriate and 15 words or less.  Give quotes to Ms. Smith.

Seniors who would like baby pictures in the yearbook should turn in $5 and the picture before Thanksgiving break (Nov. 22).

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.

Dates to Remember
Tuesday, October 25
7:00 pm - Band Boosters Meeting (Band Room)
7:00 pm - Gridiron Meeting (Cafeteria)

Friday, October 28
2:00 pm - Catawba College Representative on Campus

October 31- End of 1st Quarter

November 10 - Teacher Workday

November 11 - Holiday

November 14 - Report Cards

Sports News & Schedules

Monday, October 24
Baseball players who played last year meet afterschool
5:30 pm - Soccer vs. North Surry

Wednesday, October 26
5:30 pm - Soccer @ Carver

Thursday, October 27
7:00 pm - JV Football vs. North Surry

Friday, October 28
7:30 pm - Varsity Football @ North Surry

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