Daily Announcements

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

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Tuesday, February 9, 2016
by Donna Punt - Tuesday, 9 February 2016, 10:07 AM

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Morning Radio News @ 9:05 am

Early Dismissal Today @ 2:00 pm


  Attention all grade 7 girls volleyball players! There will be a brief meeting at morning recess today to discuss your games this afternoon. Please be on time and help remind your teammates of the meeting. See you there!

Intramurals:  Welcome to week 2 of the grade 6/7 intramural championship. Teams set to play today are:
Robson's Renegades (M-4) vs. Buxcey's Bulls (M2), and Fuller's Flames (6-3) vs. The Vipers (6-1). Teams must be dressed in PE strip and in the gym right after advisory today ready to play.

Volleyball teams practicing today
after school are: Grade 8 boys and also grade 6 boys. Please see this week's practice schedule, posted around the school and on the ROMS website, to confirm your team's practice time this week.

ROMS TV NEWS @ 12:32

Craft Club: Today at 1:16- 1:56 at room 125.

Band Sectionals:  All grade 6 trumpet players have sectionals on Tuesday, Feb. 9 during lunch activity in the band room.  There will be a jazz band practice on Wed, Feb. 10 during lunch activity in the band room.

Early Dismissal:  Today is our early dismissal for parent teacher conferences.  Buses will be here @ 2:00 pm.  At the 1:156 bell, students will return to homeroom classes to tidy up and get their personal items before loading the buses. 
Students are not to visit the elementary schools or to be hanging around the school as teachers will be talking with parents.

Note:  An adjusted bell schedule as been emailed out to the teachers.

Canteen today:  Cookies  75 cents, smoothies  50 cents

Bake Sale:  Wednesday Feb 10th Bake sale at Lunch hour for the Grade 8 farewell - Come and buy a treat and support this grade 8 fund raiser ! 

Yearbook: ROMS 2015/2016 Yearbook is now available for Pre-Order! Yearbooks are 128 pages of full colour awesomeness!! This year the book will contain over 2,000 photos from anything from athletics, to extra-curricular, to random moments caught on camera! Books are $35 and forms are available from Miss Cottier and on her homework website!  Grade 8's have until March 11th to email a baby photo!

Parents & PAC Royal Oak Review @ noon:

Grade 8 families: Please bring your baked goods to sell Wednesday morning and deliver them to the canteen . Thank you

PAC Meeting:  Parents should plan to attend the general PAC meeting this month on Monday, February 15th. Stu Rhodes will be speaking during a portion of the meeting on the opportunities available to students in the trades area. There will be some interesting information shared.
Bottle Depot Account:  The grade 8 farewell committee has setup an account at the Bottle Depot. Parents can drop off their recycling to any of the 3 Bottle Depot locations. YOU MUST REFERENCE our "Royal Oak PAC account" PRIOR to the start of them ringing up your recycling. There will also be a bottle drive at the beginning of April and all proceeds will go to benefit the grade 8 farewell. Thanks to all families for your support.