Saturday, November 16, 2019

Saura Weekly Updates - November 17, 2019

This past week was another busy week at South!  We hope you were able to come out to see The Living Storybook:  Peter Pan.  Our theater students worked hard on their show we appreciate your support of our casts.

We also want to say thank you for all of your support during the fall sports season.  Winter games begin this week.  Check out the winter sports schedules that are ready and make plans to attend this season!

Blood Drive
South Stokes will be hosting a Blood Drive Wednesday November, 20, 2019 from 8:30 am until 1:30 pm in the back gym. No appointment is needed to donate, but you can sign up online at Please sign in at the office when you arrive.

Saura Holiday Market
Be sure to mark your calendars for Saturday, November 23 when we will be hosting a Saura Holiday Market from 8:00 am until Noon.  Come out and start (or finish) your holiday shopping with local vendors.  Check out the event on Facebook!

Yearbooks and Senior Ads
Yearbooks are on sale for $65 until the end of first semester. You can purchase them online at or in school.

Senior ads are also on sale until January 20. More information can be found on the yearbook tab of the senior page.

Upcoming Events

Monday, November 18
All County Band Clinic @ SSHS

Tuesday, November 19
All County Band Clinic @ SSHS
6:30 pm - All County Band Performs

Wednesday, November 20
Blood Drive
MCJROTC Inspection
3:30 pm - Coding Club Meeting (Media Center)
3:30 pm- Book Club (Media Center)
3:30 pm - School Improvement Team Meeting (Room F2)

Thursday, November 21
8:00 am - Beta Club Meeting
6:00 pm - Wrestling vs. Glenn / NW Guilford

Friday, November 22
4:00 pm - Basketball vs. McMichael

Saturday, November 23
8:00 am - Noon - Saura Holiday Market
Wrestling @ Orange Duals

In the weeks ahead...

Monday, November 25
Salem College Admissions and Financial Aid Information (Lobby during Lunches)

Tuesday, November 26
4:30 pm - Basketball vs. Trinity (No JV Girls)

Wednesday, November 27
Wrestling @ Triad Duals (Western Guilford)

Wednesday, November 27 - Friday, November 29
Thanksgiving Holiday - No School

Monday, December 2
6:30 pm - Athletic Boosters Meeting

Sports News

Winter sports schedules for basketball and wrestling are now available.  Sports schedules can be also be found on the 
South Stokes Calendar
 You can find additional information on players and more at  Additional schedules will be added as available

Sports Physicals:  Student athletes all must have a current sports physical on file to participate in workouts, practices, and competitions.   Your doctor will need to complete the sports physical form  and should be signed by the student's parent/guardian.

Helpful Links
Check out the links below to access for much of the information you'll need this school year!


Free & Reduced Lunch Applications
 - Apply for Free and Reduced Lunch

Child Nutrition Information - Lunch menus, pre-payment options, nutrition and allergy information and more

Athletic Handbook 

Here Comes the Bus App to track your bus (Currently not updating information correctly, but should be fixed soon)

Student Accident Insurance

Update Student Information (SnapCodes went to parent/guardian email or contact Jill Tuttle for code)

Regular Bell Schedule

8:00 – 8:25 Smart Breakfast (Tutoring)
8:30 – 10:00 1st Period (90 min)
10:05 – 11:40 2nd Period (95 min)
11:45 – 1:40 3rd Period (90 min) & Lunch
1:45 – 3:20 4th Period (95 min)

11:45 – 12:10 1st Lunch: C Building
12:15 -12:40 2nd Lunch: D, E, & F Buildings
1:15 – 1:40 3rd Lunch: PE, JROTC & Outer Buildings