Daily Announcements

Friday, September 25, 2015

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Friday, September 25, 2015
by Nancy Puckett - Friday, 25 September 2015, 10:34 AM

Morning Radio News @ 9:05 am

Environmental Club: Environmental club is meeting today at lunch recess in Ms. Robson's room 221. Please wear closed toe shoes, and clothing you don't mind get dirty.

Youth in Action: There is a very important Youth in Action meeting at first recess TODAY in Ms Morgan's room, (Rm 132).

Archery Club:  If you are interested in joining the ROMS Archery Club, there is an important information meeting at lunch recess in the Art Room with Mr. Kenny.

Today during Advisory, we are asking classes to send a student with the blue paper recycle bin to south doors where the large Green Paper recycle bin will be open to receive your recycled paper.   

Recycling Team: Do you want to make a difference in our Community with recycling?  If so, you need to be part of the RO Recycling Team?   This team will look after the hallway recycling towers and stations.  It will require service outside of class time.  There will be meeting Tuesday at at 1:15 in the Art Room. 

Pizza Day: the order today is the Gr 6/7 Blue Floor, the 6/7 Green floor and then the grade 8's.  Reminder that everyone goes to home room class prior to being called.   There is no running in the halls towards the canteen.


Basketball: The 2015 Royal Oak basketball season is around the corner. Any students interested in playing on a ROMS basketball team this year must attend an important meeting with Mr. Menzies at lunch recess today in the gym. Please remember to be there on time!

Grade 7/8 Boys Soccer: There will be a very important meeting for all grade 7/8 boys soccer players at recess in the gym today. Please be there on time and all players must attend to discuss Monday's tournament with Mr. Menzies.

Grade 6/7 Girls Soccer: Would all Grade 6/7 Girls Soccer players please see Miss Mah in Room 121 for a brief and important meeting on Monday, at first recess. Please return forms to Miss Mah in Room 121.

Soccer: A reminder to all soccer players, please ensure you have handed in your permission forms to your coaches or Mr. Menzies as soon as possible. Our tournaments start soon so make sure you have all forms in!

Rowing: There will be an important meeting for all grade 8 rowers today at lunch in the blue computer lab. Please meet Mr. Menzies there at 1:20 pm after advisory.

Intra-murals Grade 8: Notice to all grade 8 divisions to submit an intra-mural soccer team list to Mr. Stanchfield this week. Games will hopefully start next week. 

Parents & PAC Royal Oak Review @ noon:

Thanks to the many parents who have signed up to help at the BBQ next week. It will be a great evening. 

An online sign up sheet is now set up for the Halloween event. You may still email mbrookes@shaw.ca with any questions but you can sign up or get specific volunteer information at the following link. http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0c4eadab2aa1ff2-roms

Don't forget to place a "pre-order" for the Red Barn grocery cards. As stated, you can email romsredbarn@gmail.com and then the cards will be available for pick up next Wednesday and you will make payment at that time. (Cash or cheque) The Red Barn cards are great for the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday grocery shopping. 

Here’s how it works - the Red Barn will donate 10% of the value of all “Barn Bucks” purchased! $5.00 for every $50.00 you spend is donated back to our school. You can purchase your $50.00 “Barn Bucks” cards through the PAC to buy your groceries at all 4 of the Red Barn Market stores. Email romsredbarn@gmail.com with your name, phone number and the number of $50 cards that you would like to order by Monday, Sep 28th. Thank you for supporting our school!

Fright Night Tickets will be on sale Sept. 30th evening at ROMS .Tickets are $10 each or 4 for $35 ( early bird pricing) 

With each Halloween ticket you will receive: 

Entrance into ROMS event plus 12 carnival tickets which can be used for dinner, one time through the haunted walk, midway games and eligibility for all the contests, draws and door prizes.  

***If guests want more food, multiple chances for the draws, additional midway tickets or more walks through the haunt, extra tickets will be available for sale at the event.