Daily Announcements

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

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Wednesday, April 30, 2014
by Bonnie Haley - Wednesday, 30 April 2014, 8:55 AM

Notice to Students and Staff that our new bell schedule starts today. The new bell schedule times are posted outside classrooms. Our school day will end at 2:53.

The Grade 8 Farewell Commitee meets today during Advisory at 12:32 in the Learning Commons. Please bring your lunch.

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


Tonight! Come to ROMS Talent Show! Performance begins at 7pm.
Admission is only $2.00 and there will be a concession open during the intermission.
Everyone Welcome! Come alone or bring your family and friends!

This Friday is our 2nd Mini X session. The block order will be 2,3,4 followed with the Mini X block.


  • The City Finals for badminton are today at 1:00 at SMUS.

  • High jump practice today at lunch recess.

  • Girls' rugby team plays today at Stelly's.

  • Girls rugby players going to Stelly's today for the game, please meet at the front of the school by 3 pm.

  • Hockey intra-murals today are: 6-1 vs. M-4 and 7-2 vs. 7-3

  • Track and Field practices this week are today after school (all events except high jump) and tomorrow morning at 8:15 (all events). Please bring your signed permission forms!


Red Cedar Readers - it is time to vote! If you are eligible to vote, please stop by the Learning Commons on Thursday May 1 to complete your ballot.

Found: red/wine colored girls glasses with rhinestones at the edges. Please claim at the office.


Please Notice that our new bell schedule starts today. The school day will end 15 minutes earlier due to the elimination of the recess break. Temporary Bell Schedule during Job Action – Effective Wednesday, April 30, 2014.

ROMS Talent Show Tonight at 7pm. Everyone Welcome!

Band Forms are now online.
If you are currently in band, you will be automatically in band next year unless you talk to Mr. Ziegler. New students to the band program need to complete a Band Form for next year. Please visit our website for details.

Please click on the
School District website for Job action updates.

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)

Grade 8 Farewell – The Theme is “Glow in the Dark/Neon Dinner Dance”on Monday June 23rd from 6 to 9pm.

This event cannot happen without parent volunteers! Coordinators are needed for the following positions: Food, Decor, Chaperon, Activities and Fund raising. The Coordinators will also need assistants – so volunteer for however much time you can spare. Please call Cathy at 250-658-6336 or email: <span style="font-family:Arial, sans-serif;"><span style="font-size:small;">cathy5460@gmail.com</span></span>.

- 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.  Email: Brenda Chan <<span style="font-family:Arial, sans-serif;"><span style="font-size:small;">romspacpresident@gmail.com</span></span>> for info.

ROMS COMPOST SOIL NOW AVAILABLE!$10/40 lb bag or 3 bags for $25Pick-up between 8 - 9am or 3 -4pm.

Special Budget Board Meeting tonightApril 30th at 7:00 pm. at the School Board Office - Board Room 

Sole Sisters Victoria5th Annual Kids Run, Sunday, May 4, 10am to Noon. Info: www.solesistersvictoria.com

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