Daily Announcements

Friday, February 22, 2013

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Friday, February 22, 2013
by Bonnie Haley - Friday, 22 February 2013, 9:36 AM

Good Luck to the Grade 8 Math Challengers who are competiting at Camosun College this afternoon. We wish you all the best and thank you for representing Royal Oak.

Pink day is coming your way Feb 27th.  Everyone is asked to wear as much Pink as you can (scarves, necklaces, socks, bracelets, earrings etc.) we want to send the message that we accept everyone for who they are, regardless of our size, shape, skin colour or ethnic background. We are all people needing to be accepted. Pink T shirts are on sale at lunch for $10 each - be sure to get yours. 

Grade 8 students – please return your blue field trip form to your homeroom teacher this morning.

Grade 8 Students: Claremont's "Key Club" is putting on a Movie Night for Grade 8 & 9 students on Thursday February 28th. The viewing will be the Pixar movie "Up". Seating is limited, refreshments will be served and entrance is by donation.  The movie starts at 4 pm.   Mr. Bergeron will come to classes with further details.

There will be
no gr. 8 dodge ball today at 1:16.  However the gym will be open for shooting baskets or practicing volleyball. Please remember to wear inside running shoes in the gym.

The 7/8 Competitive Boys Volleyball players play a HOME game today after school.

grade 7-8 Boys rugby players, excellent work yesterday. Next practice is Monday after school. See Mr. Stanchfield if you have any questions.

The Yearbook Photo Club is having a Pizza Party in the library today after school from 3:15 to 4:30.

Musical Theatre: Auditions will be on Monday and Tuesday during 1:16 lunch activity. Dance auditions will be held in the drama room with Mrs Savage, and Singing and Acting auditions will be in the band room with Mr. Ziegler

Grade 8s – It's time to prepare for your Grade 8 Farewell.  Ask you parents if they would be interested in helping and they can email our PAC president for details.

Pizza day today for $2.50 a slice.

Lost: Ipod Nano – fell out of a student's pocket. Please turn into the office if you find it.


  1. Grade 8 parents:  you should have seen a blue permission form for going up to Claremont for an orientation session.  Please return the form with your child.  The forms are also available on the school web page. The field trip is Thursday, February 28th.

  2. Term two is quickly coming to a close.  Please check with your child and your child's teachers to ensure all assignments are up to date.  

  3. Attention Parents! You and your family are invited to Claremont High School to attend a night of fun, family entertainment! Claremont Spartansvs the Saanich Police Department on Tuesday, February 26th at 7:00pm @ Claremont. Join the community for Claremont's Charity Basketball Game as we raise money for Jeneece Place. There will be a BBQ dinner, refreshments, music, prizes, a half-time show (including a children's BBall game) and lots of fun! Doors open at 6:30pm.