Daily Announcements

Tuesday, February 26, 2013

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Tuesday, February 26, 2013
by Bonnie Haley - Tuesday, 26 February 2013, 9:58 AM

Tomorrow is the BIG DAY to bePink at Royal Oak!  Yes we want every Student and Staff to be dressed in as much Pink as possible to make a clear statement that we do not tolerate Bully or Nasty Behaviour at Royal Oak.   You can make a difference by wearing Pink and saying NO to inappropriate Behaviour in our culture.  
Pink T Shirts are on Sale today at Lunch.  Be sure to get yours before they sell out!! 

Gr 8s - all Permission forms to Claremont should now be in.  The Trip to Claremont is on Thursday.  Students are to bring their lunch to block 3 class on Thursday.  There is also a Student/Parent information night at Claremont on Wednesday Night @ 7 pm. 

Gr 8s – please return your PINK course selection sheets to your homeroom teacher by next week. Remember, first come first served.

Congratulations to Div. 6-2 for winning the Gr. 6 Dodgeball Championships Yesteday.  They will be playing the teachers next week.
--7/8 Rec Girls volleyball players have a practice today at 1:16
--6/7 Rec girls volleyball players have practice at 1:16 todan and an AWAY game at Shoreline School after school today.
--Gr 7/8 comp Boys & 6/7 Rec Boys have a practice tomorrow morning at 7:45am
--Gr. 7 Dodgeball Intramural Championships will take place Wednesday at 1:16 in the gym.  Gr. 7 homeroom teachers please get your team organized today for tomorrows big championship game.    Gr. 8's will play on Friday at 1:16
Attention grade 7-8 boys rugby players - the next practice will be Wednesday after school. Cleats and mouth-guards are mandatory. See Mr. Stanchfield if you have any questions.

All girls interested in playing
Field Hockey for Royal Oak this year, please attend a meeting at 11:25 in room 222 with Ms. Fuller on Thursday.

Students recommended for the
Math League Contest, please go to the library at the beginning of Block 2 with a pencil & a calculator. The contest lasts 30 minutes.

Musical Theatre:
--Singing and Acting auditions for Musical Theatre are taking place today in the band room during lunch activity time.
Dance auditions for Musical Theatre are taking place in the drama roomstoday during lunch activity time. Come down and show off your talent.
--Grade 6 Band Sectionals as well as Jazz Band and Choir have been
cancelled this week due to band testing.
Musical Theatre tech and stage crew - students who signed up for the musical theatre tech and stage crew - including lights, sound, makeup, props and stage crew - have an important meeting in room 121 today during lunch activity. 

Found: silver dangling earrings with silver feathers.
--One of the 7/8 Competitive boys volleyball players left their gym bag outside the office yesterday. Please claim at the office.


  1. Tonight the Claremont Spartans vs the Saanich Police Department at 7:00pm @ Claremont. Doors open at 6:30pm. Everyone Welcome!

  2. Saanich Parks & Recreation - Junior Leadership 10-12 years
    This Spring Break we'll focus on teamwork and games. Lots of games! The program will include fun interactive workshops, leadership exercises, and swimming. Course at Commonwealth Pl & Gordon Head. Contact Alana Stewart for info:
    T: 250-475-7624 alana.stewart@saanich.ca

  3.  Boys & Girls Club Services of Greater Victoria, Parenting Programs, is offering:
       Evening Community Workshop, for parents/caregivers of children/youth, age 6-19

      "Your Child/Youth's Temperament" - Our Nature's - strengths/challenges/effects of "who we are" on how our children/youth think, feel, and do (parents too)
      Thursday, March 7; 6:30-8:30pm
    Victoria West Community Association, 521 Craigflower Road, Victoria
       $10/community member; $5/Boys & Girls Club family member
    250-590-8922, www.victoriawest.ca

  1. If you have any or know of any students who are new immigrants (here less than one year and up to 3 years), age 13 – 19, need activities to do over the spring break. Please contact: Letitia at Inter-Cultural Association 250.388.4728