Friday, January 19, 2018

Saura Weekly Updates - January 21, 2018

It was another crazy school schedule week!  We are certainly glad we got exams completed before the next round of winter weather.  Hopefully this week we will be able to get second semester started.  Students who missed an exam will be notified about the day and time of their makeup exam. 

Poetry Out Loud Rescheduled
Due to the weather, the district Poetry Out Loud competition has been rescheduled for Friday, January 26.  The event will be held at South Stokes in the auditorium at 6:00 pm.

Yearbook Information
Be sure to get your 2017-2018 yearbook.  Your can purchase yearbooks online at or at school and the cost is $75.

Senior Ad information is also due by January 31.  See Ms. Alyssa Smith in D6/C7 for complete information.

Athletic Boosters Cash Giveaway
The annual cash giveaway is Saturday, March 17, 2018.  Tickets are $100 and entitle the buyer to dinner for two and a chance at $10,000.  Other cash prizes and door prizes will be given away.  Be sure to get your tickets now - only 250 will be sold.  Help support your Saura athletes with a donation and join us for a fun evening.  Tickets may be purchased from Athletic Booster members or at the school.

Events This Week

Monday, January 22
1st Day of Second Semester - Students report to homeroom for schedules
6:00 pm - Stokes Co. Schools Town Hall Meeting @ West Stokes

Tuesday, January 23
8:00 am - SGA Meeting

Wednesday, January 24
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm - Open House for 2nd Semester Classes

Friday, January 26
Report Cards
6:00 pm - District Poetry Out Loud (SSHS Auditorium) 

Other upcoming opportunities....

Wednesday, January 31
ASVAB Administration (Sign up with counselors)

Monday, February 12
6:00 pm - Stokes Co. Schools Town Hall Meeting @ North Stokes

Sports News and Schedules
Be sure to follow the South Stokes Athletic Boosters on Facebook  for information about Saura merchandise and more.

Tuesday, January 23
4:00 pm - Basketball vs. North Stokes

Wednesday, January 24
4:00 pm - Basketball @ East Surry
6:00 pm - Wrestling @ Mount Airy (DATE CHANGE)

Thursday, January 25
4:00 pm - Indoor Track (Western Piedmont & NW Championships @ JDL Fast Track) 

Friday, January 26
5:00 pm - Basketball @ WS Prep
5:00 pm - Indoor Track (RHFitPro Elite Invitational @ JDL Fast Track) 

Saturday, January 27
Wrestling Conference Tournament @ East Surry
10:00 am - Indoor Track (RHFitPro Elite Invitational @ JDL Fast Track) 

Winter Sports Schedules can be found at  Please note:  Dates, locations and times are subject to change.  For the most current information, follow us on Twitter @SauraPride and connect with us on Facebook.  Links to our social media sites, this blog and more can be found at our school website: