Daily Announcements

Friday, April 26, 2013

 
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Friday, April 26, 2013
by Bonnie Haley - Friday, 26 April 2013, 9:21 AM
 

Today is our Mini X day with the altered time schedule of blocks. Students in Go Carts are to bring their helmets. Students in Judo are to meet in Rm 119 at 12:20 with lunch in hand.
Bells will ring at 10:55, 1:25 and 3:08.

Reminders:
l)  Students go outside during recess and lunch activity time.  Hallways should be clear. 
2)  in the morning, please enter through the front doors before the bell if you need to come in early.

Grade 8 Farewell. The vote was 78% for the Hollywood Theme. Further details on this idea will now be developed.

Monday is Team/Club Photo Day. Please arrive on time so you can join your team/club at the scheduled time.

Today's Earth Week challenge is: Sweater and Toque Day. The temperature in the school will be lower today until around 10am. Come to school prepared and dress warm.

Sports News:

Congratulations to the Royal Oak Girls Field Hockey
team on their great games yesterday.  A big win over Cedar Hill and a couple of close games against Bayside and GNS.  There will be no practices next week!  Please check in with Miss Fuller, Miss Little, or Miss Cottier before Wednesday lunch to confirm your attendance at our games next Thursday!!

Congrats also to the 7-8 Eagles rugby team
for two well played games yesterday. Reminder of our next practice, Tuesday, after school. See Mr. Stanchfield if you have any questions.

A reminder to all sprinters
attending the Uvic Track and Field meet on Monday, to hand in your permission forms to Mr. Menzies on Monday or you will not be able to attend.

Long Distance track
meet on Monday, April 29th. If anyone missed the practice, please see Mr. McCafferty in room 231 at Lunch, or Mr Menzies at lunch.

Dump Jumpers, remember to sign up!

Panorama Rec Centre will have an information table in the MPR at 12:30 today. Find out about their programs.

Freestyle Youth Dance for ages 11-16yrs.  Friday May 3rd at Panorama Recreation Centre 7-10pm.  Tickets are $7  during the dance, there will be 3 performances by Raw Citizens hip hop dance crew. 

Parents:
Team/Club Photo day on Monday, April 29, from 9am to 11:30. Please arrive on time to join your club/team schedule.

Check out the
Earth Week Energy Challenge at www.sd63.bc.ca. Click on the feature picture and open the challenge. Students will participate in a daily challenge.

One week left! -
Our Scrap Metal recycling fund raiser for the band program continues until May 3rd. See our website for accepted items.

Composted Soil is on Sale at Royal Oak!  Bags of soil are $10 each or 3 for $25. 

Save the Date – Come to S'Cool! Performances on May 9 and 10, 4:30 & 7:30pm. Tickets available Monday in the Library between 8:30 and 9am.