Daily Announcements

Monday, June 6, 2016

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Monday, June 6, 2016
by Donna Punt - Monday, 6 June 2016, 9:12 AM

ROMS Daily Announcements

 Monday, June 6, 2016

Morning Radio News @ 9:05 am

Games Club:  The Games Club will be meeting in Room 125 at 1:16 pm.

Canteen Tuesday:  Cookies 75 cents, smoothies  50 cents


Intra Murals:  Attention all grade 6/7 students: Tomorrow is the start of the "battle of the floors" intramural dodge-ball series. The Blue floor and Green floor will go head to head in a best of 5 series to determine dodge ball supremacy. Classes set to play tomorrow at SECOND recess are: From the Blue Floor - M-1, 7-1, and 6-1. And from the Green Floor: M-5, 6-2, and M-6. Mr. Menzies will come by the divisions set to play at Advisory tomorrow to explain the format and remind your team of the schedule.

ROMS TV NEWS @ 12:32

Congratulations to the Royal Oak Gr. 7 girls beach volleyball squad of Mary N, Brooklyn R. and Mya S. who won Silver this past weekend in Parksville at the High School Beach Volleyball Island Championships. 

Missing:  The Grade 8 Intra-Mural championship belt has gone missing from Div 8-3 classroom.  If found,  please return it to Mr. Stanchfield as soon as possible.  

ALS Triathalon:  Permission forms are available in the school office.  The Cycle of Hope on Sunday June 12th and swim on Monday, June 13th.   Help us raise money to find a cure!

Parents & PAC Royal Oak Review @ noon:

Country Grocer Gift Cards:  

The Gift That Keeps On Giving…………..

Help us raise funds for ROMS school programs……The PAC has $3,000.  worth of Country Grocer gift cards that you can purchase at face value.  Use them to purchase your groceries or give them as a gift for someone special.  Buy a gift card from us and every dollar goes directly back into school programs - our students benefit from your support! 

Gift cards can be purchased in $50 denominations and can be purchased in the school office Monday to Friday from 8:00 am to 3:30 pm.  Cash or cheque accepted (cheques made payable to ROMS PAC).

We would like to thank Country Grocer,  for their community fund raising campaigns such as the “Country Grocer Receipts” program, and members of our community and extended ROMS families for collecting Country Grocer receipts for our school.   

Thank you for supporting our ROMS school programs!

SPC Card Coordinator:  PAC is looking for a parent to coordinate the online selling of SPC cards in the fall. This is an easy fundraiser to organize and mainly takes some coordination with the SPC rep. Many of the students can use the SPC discount cards at the malls and elsewhere. Please emailromspacpresident@gmail.com if you are interested in heading up this fundraiser.


Open Air Library:  The 'Open-Air' Library, sponsored by Saanich Peninsula Literacy opens for a second summer starting July 5th at Sidney's Beacon Park. Come and experience the joy of reading in this beautiful outdoor setting. Free books are provided each week for all ages to enjoy. Take one home to read and return it or keep it...no strings attached and no library card needed. Join the fun each Tuesday from 10am until noon from July 5th to August 23rd .   

World Oceans Day:  In celebration of this international day, World Fisheries Trust and the Township of Esquimalt are hosting a World Oceans Day event with interpretive walks, guided Songhees canoe tours of the Gorge, crafts, games, live music and food! Many other local organizations that share an interest in our ocean will be joining the celebration with informative displays and ocean-related activities for all ages.   Saturday, June 4th from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm Esquimalt Gorge Park at 1070 Tillicum Rd.  www.worldfish.org

 Grade 8 Farewell:  

Attention all Grade 8 families: 

On June 27th the Grade 8 students will be celebrating 3 fabulous years at a Farewell HOLLYWOOD themed event. The event will take place at ROMS in the Gym and MPR from 6pm-9pm. There will be food, games and a DJ. 

Tickets : will be sold at Lunch Monday, Wednesday, and Fridays starting June 6 th @ $10 each .  If paying by cheque please make it payable to ROMS PAC

We need volunteers to make this event possible.

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Compost Super Sales:  Organic compost soil sales:  $10 per bag or 3 bags for $20.  Pick up on school days from 2:50-3:25 pm

School Supplies On-line Orders: You are now able to order school supplies on-line.  Visit our school website – under Daily Announcements – for detailed instructions on how to place your order.  Please make sure to quote Royal Oak PAC Code 38C7C6 when placing your order.

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