Saturday, April 21, 2018

Saura Weekly Updates - April 22, 2018

Campus Beautification
Thank you to our students, staff, and the Duke Energy team for participating in our campus beautification day on Friday!  A special thank you to Brandon Burgess and Mrs. Roudabush for organizing the day.

Letter Jackets

Order forms for letter jackets are now available by clicking HERE or you may pick one up in the office.  Order forms and payment are due to school by April 27.  (The proof has a misspelling that will be corrected on the actual jackets.)

Coming Soon...Lion King!
Mark your calendars for May 4 and 5 and come out to see our theater students perform Lion King, Jr.  Students are working hard on sets, costumes, and staging in preparation for the show.  Be sure to check out our student leaders at one of the three shows that weekend!

AML Wrestling
The South Stokes Football program will be hosting a night of family friendly professional wrestling with the stars of AML Wrestling on Friday, May 18.  Doors open at 5:30 pm if you would like to meet the wrestlers and the first match begins at 7:00 pm in the South Stokes Gym.  Tickets are $13.00 and can be purchased in the main office.

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

Events This Week

Monday, April 23
3:30 - 6:00 pm - Lion King Rehearsal (Speaking Parts Only) - Auditorium - CANCELLED

Tuesday, April 24
Progress Reports (Be sure to check your child's grades and attendance in PowerSchool)
3:30 - 6:00 pm - Lion King Rehearsal (Painting) - Auditorium
6:30 pm - JROTC Booster Meeting
7:00 pm - Band Booster Meeting

Wednesday, April 25
Community College Placement Test
3:30 - 6:00 pm - Lion King Rehearsal (All) - C8/Auditorium

Thursday, April 26
Community College Placement Test
3:30 pm - 6:00 pm - Lion King Rehearsal (All) - Auditorium

Friday, April 27
Deadline for Letter Jacket Orders
3:30 pm - 10:00 pm - Beta Club Rock-a-Thon

Other upcoming events...

Tuesday, May 1
A Day for Change - Collection for Relay for Life

Friday, May 4
7:00 pm - Lion King, Jr

Saturday, May 5

2:00 pm - Lion King, Jr
7:00 pm - Lion King, Jr

May 7 - 11
Teacher Appreciation Week 
Cheerleading Tryouts

Friday, May 11
Relay for Life @ SSHS

Saturday, May 12
Boys' Volleyball Tournament

Friday, May 18
AML Wrestling @ SSHS

Saturday, May 19
7:30 - 11:30 pm - PROM - The Event Center @ Summit Square

Sunday, May 20
3:00 pm - Band Concert

Wednesday, May 23
3:00 - 5:00 pm - Forsyth Tech Orientation for Seniors

Friday, May 25
8:45 am - Awards Day
Talent Show (Time TBD)

Monday, May 28
Memorial Day Holiday

Friday, June 1 - Thursday, June 7

Wednesday, June 6
1:30 - 4:00 pm - Graduation Practice

Thursday, June 7
10:00 am - 12:30 pm - Graduation Practice

Friday, June 8
7:00 pm - Graduation

Sports News and Schedules
Spring sports are now underway!  Spring Sports Schedules are now available at  Please note:  Dates, locations and times are subject to change.  

Tuesday, April 24
1:00 pm - Golf Conference Tournament @ Cedarbrook CC
4:00 pm - Track vs. McMichael/West Stokes
4:30 pm - Baseball vs. North Stokes
5:00 pm - Softball @ North Stokes (Doubleheader)

Wednesday, April 25
6:00 pm - Soccer @ North Wilkes - CANCELLED
6:00 pm - Softball @ Alleghany

Thursday, April 26
4:00 pm - Track vs. WS Prep / Bishop McGuinness
4:30 pm - Baseball vs. West Forsyth
6:00 pm - Softball @ Forsyth Country Day

Friday, April 27
4:30 pm - Baseball @ North Stokes

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