Sunday, September 3, 2017

Saura Weekly Updates - September 3, 2017

It has been a great first week at South!  Students are in class working, we had fun at a pep rally on Thursday, and celebrated a big victory on the football field Thursday night.  This week has further confirmed that we have awesome students here at South.

If you would like to buy a yearbook at the special price of $60 you still have a day or two!  Visit by Monday, September 4 to get $5 off the regular price!

Chromebook Distribution
Parents and students who have not received Chromebook training are encouraged to attend the makeup session on Tuesday evening, September 5 at 6:00 pm.  Bring your $25 insurance/maintenance fee and complete the short training to receive your Chromebook that evening.

Important Breakfast & Lunch Information 
Be sure to complete free and reduced lunch applications to determine continued eligibility.  If students received free or reduced lunch last year, they are still covered, but only for a short time.  

Drivers Education Class
The next drivers education class will be held September 18 through September 29 from 3:30-6:30 pm in the cafeteria.  Students must have been born on or before March 18, 2003 to register.  The last day to register for this class is Wednesday, September 6.

South Stokes 2nd Annual Color Run

Plan to come out and support South Stokes at our 2nd Annual Color Run on September 30, 2017. The event will be held at Southeastern Middle School beginning at 9:00 am and all ages are invited to walk, run, or jog in the event. Be sure to register by September 15th to secure your race bib, color packet and t-shirt.  For mo re information or to register, check out

Dates to Remember

Monday, September 4
Labor Day Holiday

Tuesday, September 5
Senior Picture Makeups
Seniors getting their picture taken is free, but if they would like to receive proofs in the mail there is a $20 sitting fee. Seniors should report to the BACK GYM for pictures Schedule Times by LAST NAME: 
A-C: 8:30
D-F: 8:50
G-L: 9:10
M-R: 9:30
S-Z: 9:55

6:00 pm - Chromebook Training

Wednesday, September 6
Drivers Education Class Registration Closes
Fall Pictures
Students should report to the auditorium by homerooms:
8:30 Gentry & Worth
8:40 Garcia-Fischer & Tuttle 
8:50 Amos & Roudabush 
9:00 Clark & Holland 
9:10 Hopkins 
9:20 Snow & Dempsey 
9:30 J Holmes & Jones 
9:40 Elliott & K Smith 
9:50 P Cromer & Voss 
10:00 R Smith 
10:10 Lemons & Jessup 
10:20 Dunn & M Holmes 
10:30 Lineberry & Boak 
10:40 Haymore & McBride 
10:50 Stanley 
11:00 Fouche 
11:10 Last Call

Monday, September 11

6:30 pm - Athletic Boosters Meeting

Wednesday, September 13

7:50 am - SIT Meeting

2017-2018 School Calendar

You can find the Stokes County Schools 2017-2018 calendar at

Sports News and Schedules
Tuesday, September 5
4:00 pm - Golf @ Cross Creek
4:00 pm - Tennis @ WS Prep
5:00 pm - Volleyball @ West Stokes

Wednesday, September 6
5:15 pm - Soccer @ Elkin

Thursday, September 7
4:00 pm - Tennis vs. Mt Airy
6:00 pm - Soccer @ Forbush
7:00 pm - JV Football vs. Alleghany

Friday, September 8
7:30 pm - Varsity Football @ Alleghany

Fall sports start schedules are available at  We look forward to seeing you at South soon!

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