Daily Announcements

Friday, February 28, 2014

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Friday, February 28, 2014
by Bonnie Haley - Friday, 28 February 2014, 9:18 AM

February is Random Acts of Kindness Month - do something nice for no reason at all!

Morning Announcements:

Congratulations to Sophie S. in 6-3! Sophie won 1st place in Class D in the Royal Commonwealth Essay Contest and was the only winner on the Island. We're proud of you Sophie. Wahoo!

Today we say
Goodbye to our students from Brazil. Thank you for visiting us here at Royal Oak and for sharing your experiences and talents. We look forward to hearing even more great things about you in the future! The Brazilian students and their buddies will celebrate with a BBQ at lunch today.

Block 1, M-5 PE class will be held in Ms. Smyth's room #231 today.

Pizza day today with M-4 helping during Advisory. Order called to canteen: 6/7 blue, 8, 6/7 green.

Be sure to tune into the ROMS News at lunch advisory for further announcements!


Congratulations to both Miss Cottier and Mr.  Goy's 6/7 boys competitive volleyball teams for their outstanding games played yesterday! Miss Cottier's team had a huge 25-22 playoff victory against central and Mr Goy's team had three big wins over John Stubbs and Journey! Well done boys!

  • There will be a Grade 8 boys rugby practice today at 3:30. Please see Mr. Stanchfield if you are unable to attend.

  • There will be rugby practices on Tuesday, March 4 and Wednesday, March 5 for all Grade 6, 7 and 8 boys. If you have not signed up, please see Mr. Stanchfield ASAP.

  • Any girls still interested in playing rugby this year, please see Ms. Robson. All ages and abilities welcome!

  • The Grade 8 boys volleyball team is playing for first place on Monday at home. Come cheer them on!

  • There will be a volleyball game on Tuesday at lunch between the Grade 6/7 boys and 6/7 girls!

  • The Island Swimming Championship is this Sunday from 9-3 at the Commonwealth pool.

  • All swim club members who are planning on attending the Championship this weekend need to see Ms. Robson today.

  • Grade 7 boys volleyball team players are to hand in their uniforms to Ms. Espedido today, please.

Thunder and our School Liaison Police Officers sport their 'Think Pink' attitude on the front page of the School District 63 website. Check it out!

FINAL WEEK to PreOrder your 2013/2014 Royal Oak Yearbook! The book is already packed full of a thousand pictures with many more to be added in! This year is the first ever hardcover edition, don't miss out on this once in a lifetime opportunity!! Order forms are available on our website under Parents/Forms/Yearbook.

FREE evening with Four Olympian basketball players at the UVIC Farquhar Auditorium on Sunday March 2nd from 7 to 9 p.m.

Grade 9 Course Selection sheet – click here. Form due Wednesday, March 5, 2014.

Mr Johnson was thrilled to be the recipient of a Random Act of Kindness on Thursday. Thank You, whoever you are!

Missing one very light brown, well worn Basket Ball, with Adin written on it.  If you see it or know where it might be, please see Mr. Mollard.


Grade 8 parents can book a 15 minute interview with a Claremont Counsellor on Monday, March 3 or Tuesday, March 4th. Please call 250-479-7128 local 459 between 9:30 and 2:30 pm to book an interview at Royal Oak Middle School. The purpose of this interview is to answer questions not addressed in the Course Selection package.

Scrap-metal Recycling @ ROMS from February 12 to April 25! Clean out your basements and garages and make money for Royal Oak. See our website for more information.

FREE evening with Four Olympian basketball players
at the UVIC Farquhar Auditorium on Sunday March 2nd from 7 to 9 p.m. Contact Ted 250-652-6781 for more information. Be Your Best brochure


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