Daily Announcements

Friday, May 24, 2013

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Friday, May 24, 2013
by Bonnie Haley - Friday, 24 May 2013, 9:28 AM

Today is the final day for our Interns: Mr. Dylan McCafferty in 7-1, Mr. Steve North in 6-4 and Ms. Janna Little who worked in the Learning Commons. Thank you all for working with us at Royal Oak and we wish you a very successful future. Please come back and visit!

Today we also
welcome a guest speaker, Dr Peter Gary, during block 2. Dr. Gary is a Holocost survivor and will talk about how he uses his experiences for good. You will be called down to the gym by grade groups. Please go to your block 2 class and wait to be called to the gym.

Grade 8 Farewell – Order your T-shirt and purchase your ticket this week!

Congratulations to all those track and field athletes who competed in Wednesday's qualifying track meet at Uvic!  The last qualifying track meet will be Wednesday, May 29.  If you still want to compete in a track and field event, next Wednesday will be your last chance.  All qualifying atheletes will compete in the City Championships on Wed. June 5.  Students who want to qualify on Wed. May 29 have a meeting on Monday, May 27 at 1;16 in the gym

All Field Hockey players need to return their uniforms to Miss Fuller by May 31- next Friday -  NO EXCEPTIONS!

Reminder to the
grade 7-8 rugby team to return their washed uniforms to Mr. Stanchfield as soon as possible.

Do you want to be a part of a mini-school play? Well, you're in luck! We have a show rehearsal in the MPR at 1:16. Please wait for the organizers to show up.

The local Mustard Seed food bank is getting an extreme makeover next weekend (June 2nd). Ms. Robson's car is going to be in the "convoy of awesome", bringing as much food to the food bank as her little car can hold! She is challenging all classes to try and bring in as many cans as possible.

Attention Dump Jumpers. 
--Please sign-up for today's ride.
--There is an important meeting for all members of the Dump Jumpers Mountain Bike Club on
Monday, May 27 at 1:15, immediately following Advisory.  Meet with Mr. Prescott in his office.  That's Monday after Advisory, meet in Room 119 with Mr. Prescott.

Pizza day today.

Thanks to all the parent volunteers for the Grade 8 Farewell. You are awesome!

ROMS Metal Recycling ends today - May 24 – The bin will be removed this afternoon.

ROMS Soil still available – Purchase some of this amazing compost soil in 40lb bags for $10/bag or 3 bags for $25. in reusable burlap bags. This is the final delivery for the school.