Daily Announcements

Thursday, February 18, 2016

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Thursday, February 18, 2016
by Donna Punt - Thursday, 18 February 2016, 9:23 AM

Thursday, February 18, 2016

Morning Radio News @ 9:05 am

Mental Health Awareness Day:  Today is mental health awareness day.  We hope that you remembered to wear your brightest colours to help raise awareness and support for mental health in our community and our school.

Drawing Group:  Meets today in Ms. Savage's Room 223 at lunch activity time.  Please bring your pencil case, coloured pencils, scissors, sharpies, glue.  Please let Ms. Savage or Ms. Spencer know if you are unable to come.

Pro G Girls: All girls who are participating in the Pro G Girls tomorrow please meet with Ms. Broome in the Green Conference room during advisory today for a brief meeting.

Science Challengers Do you enjoy science and math?  Would you like to explore and study areas beyond the curriculum?  Are you willing to join a team and compete against students from other schools? If so, please come to an important meeting on Thursday at lunch activity in room 130.  All grades welcome

Canteen today:  Cookies 75 cents, smoothies  50 cents, chicken nuggets $2.00

Word of The Week Winners:   Div 6-3

Pizza Day
– Classes will be called in the following order:        Green floor, Grade 8's, Blue floor      Helpers:  M-5

Pink Shirt Day:  Anti Bullying Day  - On Wednesday February 24th, wear pink to support anti-bullying day. A limited number of shirts will be on sale at first  recess this week, outside the office for $10


Gr 6 Boys Volleyball:  There will be a meeting for all grade 6 boys volleyball players today at morning recess to discuss transportation to today's game. Please be there on time and help remind you teammates. That's all grade 6 boys volleyball players, meeting this morning at recess in the gym.

Practice Schedules:
  Practice schedule for next week have now been posted around the school and on the athletics website. Please have a look to confirm your team's practices for next week. Also, go to lowerislandschoolsports.ca to view games schedules and locations.

ROMS TV NEWS @ 12:32

Band Sectionals
:  All grade 6 saxophonists have sectionals today during lunch activity in the band room.

Athletic Clothing:  Eagles Athletic Clothing is available for order until Feb 23 so try on some samples to find the right size, get your order forms filled out, and hand them back in to Mr Menzies. There will be a table set up today at lunch recess outside of the multi purpose room where you can try on size samples for hoodies, shorts, sweat pants, and shirts. Show your school spirit ROMS with some Eagles Apparel!

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:

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.