Daily Announcements

Friday, April 25, 2014

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Friday, April 25, 2014
by Bonnie Haley - Friday, 25 April 2014, 9:55 AM

Mini X is on today! Room locations have been sent to the teachers and also posted in the hallways. At the 1:56 bell, go directly to your session. Note room change for Ms. Herrmann's 'Theatrical & Costume Make-up' is now in room 121.

Important track and field meeting today at recess (11:23) in the gym to get permission forms and sign up!

All students participating in gymnastics for mini-x are to meet Mrs. Blaikie at the front of the school at 1pm.

participants please meet Mr. Mollard in the MPR at 1:30 to set up the mats and get your judo uniforms.

Pizza Day Today with the Mountain Bike Club helping. Grade order called today is: 6/7B, 8, 6/7G

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


Mini-X Activity and room numbers are posted in the halls. Please go directly to your Mini-X activity after lunch activity unless your group is leaving the school earlier.


Gym closed today at lunch for mini ex set up

  • Grade 6 badminton tournament is on Monday, April 28th at SMUS at 3:30. All participants need to check in with Ms. Robson on Monday at recess to organize rides!

  • Track and Field practices next week:

  • Thursday morning @ 8:15 (all events)

  • Tuesday @ lunch recess (high jump only)

  • Wednesday after school 3:30-4:15 (all events except high jump)

  • Grade 6/7 boys basketball drop in Monday @ 3:15

ROMS Talent Show -
Wednesday, April 30th @ 7pm, $2.00 admission.
Concession open during the intermission
Everyone Welcome! Come alone or bring your family and friends!

Boys watch was found in the change-room yesterday. Please claim at the office.


Cancellation of Recess due to Job Action

As the community is already aware, the BC Teachers' Federation recently began strike action that, at this time, represents the withdrawal of a number of teacher-related duties including the supervision of students in the morning, at recess and after school.  (read more)

Temporary Bell Schedule during Job Action – Effective Wednesday, April 30, 2014.(click here)

PAC - our current Parent Advisory Council is looking for new Members to join the executive team as several members are leaving us due to their child moving to High School.  Please consider joining the PAC, it is not a huge commitment, but a very important one. 
Contact Brenda Chan <
<span style="font-family:Arial, sans-serif;"><span style="font-size:small;">romspacpresident@gmail.com</span></span>> if you are interested.

ROMS COMPOST SOIL NOW AVAILABLE! $10/40 lb bag or 3 bags for $25Pick-up between 8 - 9am or 3 -4pm.  Contact Mr. Menzies or Mr. Bergeron250-479-7128 if you have any questions.

Try On An Instrument!
- This is an opportunity for new students to band to try-out an instrument before they make a choice for next year. Come to Royal Oak next Tuesday, April 29th from 6pm to 8pm.

Special Budget Board Meeting on Wednesday , April 30th at 7:00 p.m. at the School Board Office - Board Room 

Sole Sisters Victoria5th Annual Kids Run, Sunday, May 4, 10am to Noon. Check out the website www.solesistersvictoria.com

Student Service Open Housedate change (Tues, April 29, 2014, 7 pm)
CHANGED TO: Thursday May 8, 2014 from 2 – 4pm in the Learning Commons.

This is the final week to bring in your Scrap Metal to our Recycling Bin! All proceeds go towards the band program.

Please click on the
School District website for updated information regarding the BC Teachers' Federation NOTICE OF STRIKE ACTION.

Visit our website: http://royaloak.sd63.bc.ca