Daily Announcements

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

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Tuesday, November 25, 2014
by Nancy Puckett - Tuesday, 25 November 2014, 9:28 AM

Morning Radio News @ 9:05 am

Water Colour Christmas Cards starts Thursday after school 3:20 to 4:20, see Ms. Kardash for forms and information. Room 123. Only a few spaces still available, first come, first served.

Royal Oak is starting a new Anime/Manga Club. All interested students are welcome. Please see Aries Parker at morning recess in the Multipurpose Room.

All grade 6 clarinetists have sectionals today during lunch activity period.

Canteen today: Cookies 75 cents, fruit smoothies – 50 cents, homemade pizza - $2.50


Royal Oak Judo Club will be practicing after school today in the Multi-Purpose Room.

Winter clothing order forms can be found in front of the office and on the Athletics website. Orders are due by November 28th. Get your ROMS hoodies, PJ pants, onesies and athletic socks in time for the holidays.

Grade 6 volleyball skills clinic today at 3:15.

Grade 7 girls skills clinic tomorrow at 7:30am.

6/7 girls competitive team plays at Monterey today at 3:45.

wim club meeting tomorrow at lunch recess in the MPR.

Soccer intra-murals today are M-6 vs. M-2 for 3rd and 4th place.

Reminder to divisions 8-3 and 8-4 of the grade 8 intra mural soccer championship Wednesday at lunch.

Excellent job by the grade 8 boys rec. basketball team yesterday. Reminder of practice Friday at lunch.

There is an important meeting for the grade 6/7 competitive girls basketball team in Mrs. Blaikies room at recess.

Grade 8 Rowing: It was a great season for our Royal Oak Rowers this year at Elk Lake. There were 3 regattas throughout the fall culminating with the City Championships. Our rowers had 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place finishers at the city championships. This is a great opportunity to try a new sport so come out next year Grade 7's! Well done rowers!

Congratulations to the 7/8 competitive boys basketball team on winning all 5 league games this year. The boys will now host two playoff games next week in our gym Monday and Wednesday after school. The boys would really appreciate your support

Parents & PAC Royal Oak Review @ noon:

As part of our emergency preparedness programs, we practice fire, earthquake and lockdown drills throughout the year. Feel free to speak to your students about the importance of practicing these drills. We will be having a lockdown drill in the next few weeks.

Your Royal Oak parents are working to make this the best craft fair yet. Silent auction items keep coming in daily thanks to efforts by our craft fair chairperson, Royal Oak parents and amazing ROMS staff.

Recent silent auction items to mention:

- DAVID'S Tea mug and tea collection
- Royals tickets for two
- Handmade Christmas Quilt
- Royal McPherson tickets to "The Gift"
- Subway certificates

We are still in need of a handful of volunteers.
This is a great opportunity to have fun while helping out our school. You will want to be there for the silent auction anyway!

Kitchen assistance 9:00 – 11:30 (Still need 1 more volunteer for this time slot)
Kitchen assistance 11:15 – 2:30 (Still need 4 volunteers for this time slot) Pending late lunch sales, this may end early.
Craft Fair 9:00 – 11:30 filled
Craft Fair 11:30 – 1:30 filled
Craft Fair 1:30 - 3:45 (Still need 1 volunteer for this time slot)

Don't forget to come by on December 6
th to shop. As a reminder, admission is by donation.

Grade 8 Rowing: It was a great season for 14 Royal Oak Rowers this year. They had a fabulous showing with many trying rowing for the first time! There were 3 regattas throughout the fall culminating with the City Championships. We had 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place finishers and all rowers worked hard and had smiles on their faces throughout, even with the crisp weather. This is a great opportunity to try a new sport so come out next year Grade 7's!