Sunday, May 30, 2021

Saura Weekly Updates - May 30, 2021


Congratulations, Class of 2021!

Thank you to everyone who came out to celebrate our Class of 2021 on Friday evening.  We were very fortunate that the rain held off and we were able to hold a traditional ceremony outdoors.  If you weren't able to attend, you can watch the ceremony on the South Stokes YouTube channel.

Spring Exams 2021
Makeup exams will be given on Tuesday, June 1 beginning at 8:30 am.  Any student who did not take their state exam last week should be at school on Tuesday morning to complete their exam.  If you are sick and need to schedule another date to take the test, please contact Mr. Tedder (  School will dismiss at 12:20 pm on exam days.

Chromebooks & Other School-Owned Materials
All students should return school-owned calculators, Chromebooks, chargers, hot spots, books, and other materials to the school.  Any devices not returned will be added to the fees owed list.

Driver's Education
The next driver's education class will be held June 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, and 14 from 8:30 am - 1:30 pm at South Stokes in the auditorium.  The class roster for the next class is posted on the Driver's Ed page of the school website.   Students who will not be able to attend this class should contact Cindy Mitchell at South Stokes (336-994-2995).  Lunch and breakfast will be available for students attending.

Yearbook Updates
All yearbooks have been purchased at this time. We do have a waitlist in case additional copies become available. You can contact the school office or Ms. Alyssa Smith ( if you would like your name added to the waitlist.

Sports Updates

Sports physicals will be given on campus on Tuesday, June 1 from 3:00-5:00 pm in Room E5.  Any student interested in participating in athletics next year will be required to have a current physical on file.  The SPORTS PHYSICAL FORM can be found on the school website under Athletics.  The cost is $10.

Cheerleading for 2021-2022
There will be a meeting for those interested in cheering during the 2021-2022 on June 2 at 6:00 pm in the cafeteria.  Tryout dates are June 9th-12th and the tryout video will be posted before tryouts begin.  For more information, contact Teresa Hicks at

Women Golfers Wanted!
The Saura Women's Golf Team is in need of players.  If you are interested even if you have never played, call the school or contact Coach Mendenhall (

Upcoming Events

Monday, May 31
Memorial Day Holiday

Tuesday, June 1
Makeup Exams
Early Dismissal @ 12:20 pm
End of 4th Quarter
3:00 - 5:00 pm - Sports Physicals (Go to E building)
4:30 pm - Baseball vs. North Stokes
6:00 pm - Wrestling vs. Uwharrie & Morehead

Wednesday, June 2
4:00 pm - Tennis vs. Bishop McGuinness (Women's)
4:00 pm - Track Meet @ North Stokes (Bishop, SSHS, NSHS)
6:00 pm - Wrestling @ Bishop McGuinness
6:00 pm - Cheerleading Meeting (Cafeteria)

Friday, June 4
4:30 pm - Baseball @ Bishop McGuinness

Looking ahead...

Monday, June 7
Summer School Begins (Select Students)
4:30 pm - Baseball vs. Glenn
4:30 pm - Tennis @ North Stokes (Women's)

June 7-14
Driver's Education Class

Tuesday, June 8
NW1A Conference Championship Track Meet @ North Stokes
7:00 pm - Wrestling vs. Mount Airy

Wednesday, June 9
Women's Tennis Conference Tournament
Cheerleading Tryouts

Thursday, June 10
Cheerleading Tryouts

Friday, June 11
Wrestling Conference Tournament @ South Stokes
4:30 pm - Baseball @ Mount Airy
Cheerleading Tryouts

Saturday, June 12
Cheerleading Tryouts

Tuesday, June 15
Wrestling Regionals

Saturday, June 26
State Wrestling Tournament

Thank you for helping make this a successful school year!