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.  
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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.

Sports:
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.
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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.
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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.


Parents:

  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:
    What:
       Evening Community Workshop, for parents/caregivers of children/youth, age 6-19

    Topic: 
      "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)
    Date/Time: 
      Thursday, March 7; 6:30-8:30pm
    Location: 
    Victoria West Community Association, 521 Craigflower Road, Victoria
    Costs:
       $10/community member; $5/Boys & Girls Club family member
    Registration: 
    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