Sunday, April 2, 2017

Saura Weekly Updates - April 2, 2017

Saura Weekly Updates
April 2, 2017

 If you have not been by The Arts Place in Danbury, I encourage you to go by and check out some spectacular works created by Stokes County high school students.  The exhibit will be on display through April 25th.  For complete information see  We have some amazing artists at South Stokes and you don't want to miss this opportunity to view their work.  At the opening reception Friday night Chase Tedder and Thomas Carroll received the Ben T Vernon Community Scholarship Awards.  Congratulations to these gentlemen who volunteer regularly in their community.

Dates to Remember
Tuesday, April 4
Farm Animal Day

Wednesday, April 5
Cap & Gown Pictures (Check requirements for clothing HERE)
Farm Animal Day
Report Cards

Thursday, April 6
Farm Animal Day
Forsyth Tech Placement Test
(Students taking the test will receive information about date and location)

Friday, April 7
Forsyth Tech Placement Test
(Students taking the test will receive information about date and location)

April 10-17 - SPRING BREAK

Wednesday, April 19
ACC Barnstorming Tour

Friday, April 21
5:00 - 7:00 PM - LuLaRoe Fundraising Event

Saturday, May 6
2nd Annual South Stokes Color Run (@ Southeastern Middle School)

South Stokes has been chosen as a site for the 2017 ACC Barnstorming Tour.  Senior basketball players from Duke, UNC, NC State, and Wake Forest will take the floor for an exciting night of basketball.  Phil Ford will coach this year's team.  The game will be April 19.  Tickets are available at and will soon be available at school and in the community.

LuLaRoe Fundraiser
Friday, April 21 from 5:00 - 7:00 PM South Stokes will host a LuLaRoe Fundraiser at school.  Seven consultants will have over 7,000 products available.  A portion of all sales will be donated back to the school and then matched by LuLaRoe!   (

Color Run
The 2nd Annual South Stokes Color Run will be held at Southeastern Middle School on Saturday, May 6, 2017.  Vendors who would like to set up a booth should contact Marsha Dunn at South Stokes High School.  There is no charge for booths at the event.  Participants can register online or complete the paper registration form and mail to school (PAPER REGISTRATION FORM).  For more information check out

Save the Date - PROM!
This year's prom will be Saturday, May 13, 2017.  Prom will be held at The Event Center at Summit Square in Stanleyville.  Information about outside date applications and tickets will be available soon.

Yearbook Reminder
Yearbooks are still on sale for $75. You can order online at or contact Alyssa Smith at South Stokes High School. There are only 65 remaining and they are likely to sell out this year, so reserve yours soon!

Sports News & Schedules

Monday, April 3
4:30 pm - Tennis @ Walkertown
5:30 pm - Soccer vs. Forbush

Tuesday, April 4
4:00 pm - Tennis vs. Surry Central
4:30 pm - Baseball @ West Stokes
6:00 pm - Softball vs. West Stokes

Wednesday, April 5
4:30 pm - Baseball vs. Forbush
5:00 pm - Golf @ Cross Creek Country Club
5:30 pm - Soccer vs. Surry Central
6:00 pm - Softball vs. East Surry

Thursday, April 6
4:00 pm - Tennis vs. West Stokes
4:30 pm - Track vs. Surry Central

Friday, April 7
4:30 pm - Baseball vs. West Stokes
6:00 pm - Softball @ North Surry

Check out spring sports schedules at at  

** Note: Dates and times are subject to change.  

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

Have a great week!!