Daily Announcements

Tuesday, October 22, 2013

 
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Tuesday, October 22, 2013
by Bonnie Haley - Tuesday, 22 October 2013, 9:28 AM
 

This week, Wednesday and Thursday are Early Closure Days for Parent/Teacher Interviews. We have a regular 4 block day with shortened blocks. Block times have been given to teachers to post.  Buses will be here right at 2 pm so students will be dismissed at 1:58. For those of you who get picked-up, please remind your parents about early closure.

Friday, October 25th is our 2nd Non-Instructional Day. No students in attendance.

Litter - Thank your for your efforts with litter.  The grounds are looking much better.

Sports News:
--The 6/7 girls competitive basketball
team has a game at Gordon Head after school today.

--6/7 boys and girls rec basketball teams have a practice today at lunch recess. Please be in gym strip.
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Today is the last chance to sign up for 7/8 girls recreation basketball. Please see Ms. Robson at recess.
--All girls Grade 6/7 competitive basketball players, please meet at lunch (1:16 pm) today in the upper basketball court outside.  Be dressed to play.
--Cancelled! The 7/8 competitive girls basketball game at Central on Wednesday the 28th has been cancelled
--Basketball warm-up jerseys are now available for order. Forms are on the website or athletics board.  Orders due Thursday, Oct 24th! |

--Soccer intramural playoffs will take place tomorrow (Wednesday) at lunch recess. It was a very close race between all teams! 7-2 vs. 7-3 will play for 1st and 2nd, and M-5 vs. M-2 for 3rd and 4th.


Choir Practice today at 1:16.

Grade 6 Sectionals this week:
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Wednesday October 23rd Clarinets
--Thursday October 24th Saxophones


The
canteen will be open during recess tomorrow for snacks.

Guys Group at the Commonwealth Center Teen Lounge offers a different activity every Thursday from swimming to floor hockey to poker nights. It's free, and there's always snacks too. Check it out from 6-8 every Thursday!

Colquitz school is opening their doors
FOR THE BOYS ONLY Pro Bro Day on October 25. There is still room to register. Please see Mrs. Mathews to get your forms as soon as possible.

Halloween for Hunger – ROMS Food Drive until October 31st. Help support local families in need by bringing in cans and non-perishable items to your classroom. The hallway with the most cans and non-perishable items will win a prize!

Parents:

Parent/Teacher Interviews are on
Wednesday and Thursday. Students are dismissed at 1:58.
Buses will arrive early. Please contact your child's teacher if you cannot meet these days.

This Friday is a Non Instructional Day. No students in attendance.

Earthquake supplies - Please check to see what supplies your child's division is being asked to bring in for earthquake preparedness. This week we will be participating in the “Shake out BC” drill.

Colquitz school is opening their doors
FOR THE BOYS ONLY Pro Bro Day on October 25. There is still room to register. Please see Mrs. Mathews to get your forms as soon as possible.

Interactive Math Night
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 @ 7pm
ROYAL OAK MIDDLE SCHOOL
Open to all SD63 Parents and Guardians
RSVP: copacssd63@gmail.com

This is an informative, practical, and interactive session for parents. Our goal is to provide an opportunity for parents to gain a better understanding of current math curriculum and teaching. Talented district staff with Math expertise will be volunteering their time to meet with us. All academic levels will be addressed in appropriate grade groupings.