Daily Announcements

Friday, May 13, 2016

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Friday, May 13, 2016
by Donna Punt - Friday, 13 May 2016, 9:16 AM

Royal Oak Middle School Daily Announcements

Friday, May 13, 2016

Morning Radio News @ 9:05 am

150th Open House – Today is the day, it is  Royal Oak's 150th Birthday party!

There will be a school assembly at 12:30 pm for the students followed by an open house at 2pm for all parents and families. 

Band:  All grade 8 band students should meet in the gym at 12:25pm today with their instrument and music to set up for their performance during the 150th anniversary assembly.

School Buses:  All school buses will be picking up bus students at the end of the day today on Greenlea on the back field due to the Open House.  Please make sure that you make your way across the field as quickly as possible after school.   This is for today only!

Bell Schedule Today:  A reminder that the bell schedule is altered and Advisory begins at 11:23.

Gym & MPR:  The Gym is closed from Block 2 for the remainder of day and the MPR is closed all day.

Be The Change Winners will be announced next week.  Thank you for your support.

Word of the Week Winners:  Division 7-4  (Go 1st for pizza)

Grounds Clean Up Winners:  Cleanest Zone is Wolf – Winners Division 7-3 (Go 2nd for pizza)

Pizza Day – Classes will be called in the following order: Green floor, Grade 8's and then Blue floor Pizza Helpers:  Band Program


Lost & Found:  Please check the lost and found.  Items will be bagged up tomorrow in preparation for the Open House.


Track and Field: There will be a mandatory meeting for all track and field athletes participating in Monday's track meet at SECOND RECESS in the gym today. All  students must be able to tell Mr. Menzies how they are getting to the meet and also know what events they are participating in. See you there! 

ROMS TV NEWS @ 12:32

Choir:  There will be a choir rehearsal today during lunch activity in the band room.

This Saturday, May 14th at 2 pm, there will be a public open house for all past Royal Oak students, parents and community members.  Be sure to tell others!  

Parents & PAC Royal Oak Review @ noon:

PAC AGM:  The AGM/last PAC meeting of the year is next Wednesday, May 18th. All parents are welcome to attend. The meeting starts at 7 pm and is held in the Learning Commons at Royal Oak. 

PAC is looking for parents to help with the 150 th celebrations at Roms this weekend. Please email romspacpres@gmail.com. There are opportunities Fri am / pm and Saturday pm. 

Compost Sales:  Organic compost soil sales:  $10 per bag or 3 bags for $25.  Pick up on school days from 2:50-3:25 pm

Smile Cards:  Please use your Thrifty Foods Smile Cards when you buy their groceries. Our

PAC receives 5% (yes, 5c for every dollar you spend! ) on all purchases

that families make, using their Thrifty's Smile Cards.  The program wraps

up for the school year in June, so we have less than 2 months left.  If you

don't have a card, but would like one, please email

romspacthriftys@gmail.com  If you have questions about how the Thrifty

Foods Smile Card Program works, please see