Daily Announcements

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

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Wednesday, May 18, 2016
by Donna Punt - Wednesday, 18 May 2016, 9:26 AM

ROMS Daily Announcements

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Morning Radio News @ 9:05 am

Science Challengers:  Today is competition day at UVIC.    Please remember to attend morning homeroom before meeting in front of the office after the bell.  

Girls Circle: Girls Circle meets today at advisory, 11:40  in the Blue Conference Room. See you there!

Lost & Found:  Please check the lost and found for items that you may have lost.  All items will be bagged up on Tuesday, May 24th and donated to charity.

Canteen today:  Popcorn on sale  at first recess.  Popcorn $1.00, Chocolate milk $1.50, White milk $1.00

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


Track & Field:  Schedules are posted around the school and on the ROMS Athletics webpage. Track meet number 3 is next week, Wednesday May 25 and will include the 4 x 100m relay, the 4 x 400m relay, and the 2000m final. Please go to lowerislandshoolsports.ca for further details.

Field Hockey:  All field hockey players are reminded of their Mandatory meeting today during First Recess in the Learning Commons.


ROMS TV NEWS @ 12:32

Band Sectionals:   There will be a jazz band rehearsal today during lunch activity in the band room.  

Trumpet Players:  All grade 6 trumpet players have sectionals on Thursday, May 19 during lunch activity in the band room.

Performance Opportunity:  There will be an open stage in the MPR on the night of the ROMS year end band concert on May 25.  Any students interested in performing as a solo or small group act please see Mr. Bridgman by Thursday, May 19.  Performances should be well prepared and could include a variety of performing arts such as musical, dramatic or dance performances.

We Create Change:  Thank you Royal Oak. In just two weeks we raised over $665 to help build a school in Ecuador. In total this year, we raised just over $1500 to help build a school. A great big shout out and Early pizza line  goes to....Mrs Ryan's class - You should let Tyler V go first! Thank you to everyone who donated.

Parents & PAC Royal Oak Review @ noon:


PAC AGM:  The PAC AGM meeting is this 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. This is the last PAC meeting of the year.

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

Parent Info Session for childhood anxiety:  Empowering Strategies and Effective Support. Registration is free, and is required. Please note that this is a REPEAT event of the February Bayside presentation, being offered this time in the north zone at North Saanich Middle School. 

All parents/guardians of Saanich and WSANEC School Districts welcome!

Tuesday, 31 May 2016 from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM

Julie-Anne Richards presenting

North Saanich Middle School - 10400 McDonald Park Road - North Saanich

Please note this is the same as the February Bayside presentation

PLEASE REGISTER: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/childhood-anxiety-empowering-strategies-and-effective-support-repeat-tickets-25331342728

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