Sunday, January 13, 2019

Saura Weekly Updates - January 13, 2019

It's EXAM WEEK!  Exams will be administered beginning Tuesday with 1st period exams.  If there is bad weather, please continue to check our school website, Facebook, Twitter, and listen to phone messages for updates to the schedule.  

Chromebooks for Exams
Students will need to bring FULLY CHARGED Chromebooks for exams.  Students who have school-issued devices and do not bring them on exam days must make-up the exam on a different day.  Students who use personal devices during the semester will be allowed to check out a Chromebook on the morning of their exams.  No personal devices may be used for exams.

Yearbook Information!
Information about senior ads went home this past week.  There are several sizes for families who want to purchase a spot in the yearbook to commemorate their child's achievements.  You can also design the senior ad online at  The deadline for ads has been extended to February 5!

Yearbooks are still on sale for $65, but will go up in price to $75 after first semester exams.  You can purchase a copy at school or online at  Be sure to reserve your copy now before the price goes up second semester.

Make-up Days
The Board of Education met on Friday afternoon and set the following make-up schedule for the missed days this past week.  Thursday, December 20 will now be a full student day, Friday, December 21 will now be a student day with an early dismissal at 12:30 pm. January 22, February 15, and February 18 will also now be student days. 

Events This Week

Tuesday, January 15
1st Period Exams
12:30 pm - Early Dismissal

Wednesday, January 16
2nd Period Exams

12:30 pm - Early Dismissal 
1:30 pm - School Improvement Team Meeting

Thursday, January 17
3rd Period Exams

12:30 pm - Early Dismissal 

Friday, January 18
4th Period Exams

12:30 pm - Early Dismissal 
End of First Semester

Saturday, January 19
District Poetry Out Loud Competition @ The Arts Place - Time TBD

Other upcoming events...

Monday, January 21

Tuesday, January 22
STUDENT DAY - First day of 2nd semester

Thursday, January 24
5:00 - 7:00 pm - PSAT and Financial Aid Night

Tuesday, January 29
7:00 pm - Band Boosters Meeting

Sports News and Schedules
All students interested in participating in athletics must have a current physical on file (PHYSICAL FORM).  For more information about teams, practices, and more, see Coach Adams or the coaches of each sport.  

Friday, January 18
4:00 pm - Basketball @ Bishop McGuinness

Saturday, January 19
9:00 am - Wrestling JV Showcase @ Lake Norman
4:00 pm - Swim Meet @ Armfield CC

Winter Sports Schedules