Daily Announcements

Thursday, October 3, 2013

Picture of Bonnie Haley
Thursday, October 3, 2013
by Bonnie Haley - Thursday, 3 October 2013, 9:44 AM

Check out the front page of the School District Website (www.sd63.bc.ca) featuring Royal Oak students and the Terry Fox Run!

Boys washroom on the green floor is looking much cleaner today. Thanks for keeping it clean guys!

X-Country Marshals, please meet Mrs. Smyth at the front foyer at 1:45 – just before the end of the lunch activity time.

X-Country runners have a race today at Beaver Lake. All cross country runners racing in the meet today, please meet Mr. Azim at the foyer door to check out at 2:50.  Please check with your teacher first that this is alright.  See Mr. Azim or Mrs. Smyth if there are any questions.

There is an important meeting for all students interested in playing on a
basketball team today at lunch recess (1:16) in the gym.

Mountain Biking is cancelled this Friday due to the wet conditions on the hill as well Mr. Prescott will be away

Bus Cards:  Bus cards are slowly arriving.  Please keep your card in a safe place as we will soon be asking for them as you load the bus. 

Grade 6 Band Sectionals Today, are Trumpets at 1:16 in the bandroom.

This announcement is for
ALL grade seven students who are interested in traveling to France in their Grade 8 year, 2015 Spring Break.  There is a meeting in room 220 today after lunch eating and advisory during second recess at 1:20.  All grade sevens are welcome.

Please hand in your
Photo Order Forms to the office by Monday. Photo retake day is October 21.

Teen Fest 2013 is coming your way this Saturday, October 5th at Eagle Ridge Rec Center in Langford. Check the posters in our hallways and see the information on our website.

Pizza Day tomorrow for $2.50 a slice. Please bring exact change.


Mountain Biking is cancelled for this Friday due to the wet conditions on the hill as well Mr. Prescott will be away.

Parent/Teacher Interviews will be held Wednesday October 23 and Thursday October 24, from 2:45pm to 5:45pm. These dates are also early closure days, students are dismissed at 2:08pm.
You can
Sign-up on our website. Please email your child's teacher if these dates or times are not convenient. A full staff list is under the 'Contact' tab on the ROMS website.

Boys & Girls Club Services of Greater Victoria offers Parenting Programs for parents of pre-teens and teens in a respectful, safe, and confidential environment. Next courses held at Bayside School:

  • Are They Talking? Are You Listening? - Join the discussion about key communication components that will continue to build and respect the parent & child / youth relationship as they grow and develop - especially if they've fired us from the job of parent in charge of health and safety! How do we get hired back on as a consultant? Thu, Oct 3, 6:30-8:30pm, Ecole Bayside Middle School

  • Parenting Our Developing Pre-Teen - Support and increase your awareness and understanding about the developmental process as your child moves toward 'life as a teenager'. Discussion, tips, and tools about what to expect and some of the possible choices teens may make, or are already making! Mon, Oct 7, 6:30-8:30pm, Ecole Bayside Middle School

Contact Jan Townsend 250-217-4929 or email jtownsend@bgcvic.org

Photo forms due by Monday if you want to order a photo package. You are under no obligation to purchase a package.  Photo retakes are on Monday October 21
st at 9:15am.