Daily Announcements

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

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Tuesday, September 20, 2016
by Donna Punt - Tuesday, 20 September 2016, 9:40 AM

ROMS Daily Announcements

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Morning Radio News @ 9:05 am

Judo: Royal Oak Judo Club is starting fall practice today after school in the Multi-Purpose Room.  New comers in grades 6, 7, and 8 are welcome to attend.

Canteen tomorrow: Popcorn sold every Wednesday at first recess. Popcorn $1.00.


Grade 8 Boys Soccer: Notice to all grade 8 boys interested in playing soccer for Royal Oak this year - next practice is 7:45 Wednesday morning. See Mr. Stanchfield if you have any questions. 

ROMS PE Strip: Eagles Athletics PE Strip is now for sale!! This is you chance to pick up Royal Oak Eagles t-shirts, shorts, and long sleeve warm up shirts to wear in PE and for other activities. Swing by the PE office to try on sizes and see samples. Order forms are available on the ROMS athletics web page and outside the PE office, and are due by next Friday September 23rd handed in to Mr. Menzies in the PE office.

ROMS TV NEWS @ 12:32

Earthquake Kits:
Reminder to both Students and Staff, to bring in your Earthquake Comfort survival kits.  In the event of an earthquake, we want to be prepared. 

Notice to all bus students – Skateboard and Scooters are not permitted on the buses this year due to safety reasons.

Parents & PAC Royal Oak Review @ noon:

Emergency Preparedness Drills: For emergency preparedness with our students and staff - we conduct six fire drills, two earthquake drills and one lock down drill every school year.  This week we will be conducting a lock down drill - please review with your child the need for the school to practice this very unlikely event. 

Please complete information forms package and return them to Homeroom teacher asap.

Home work Club. Extra support will be available to students on the following days:

Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays from 8:00-9:00 am in Room 215 and

Tuesdays & Thursdays from 3:08-4:08 pm in Room 215

Please ask your teacher for details!

Art Donations: ROMS parents: Please consider donating your fashion, food, sports and other magazines to the art room. We can also use various sizes of plastic containers including 500ml up to ice cream buckets. If there are any parents that would like to volunteer in the Art room, please contact D. Kardash at dkardash@sd63.bc.ca.  

We would like to invite the whole community (parents and students) to our welcome back BBQ! 

When: Wednesday, Sept 28 from 4-7. 
4:00 pm-6:00 pm BBQ -$5 for a burgers or veggie burger, drink and chips. We will also have a yummy sweets.. 
6:00-7:00: Open House in the School Meet your child's teacher/s 
6:30-7:00: New parent orientation in the MPR. This session is important to attend if you are a new parent to the school. 

A reminder to parents to contact the ROMS Safe Arrival Line at 250-479-0999 or email romssafearrival@sd63.bc.ca if your child will be absent or late.

PAC Review:

Please mark your calendar for our next
PAC Meeting On Thursday, October 20th. It is great to have the support of so many ROMS parents.

On GOING Fund raising: Thanks to the businesses that sponsor fund raising for our school!

PENINSULA CO-OP NUMBER: (58597) Put this number in your phone and don't forget to use it when you pay at the gas station or grocer.

Country Grocer receipts: Save your receipts as PAC can earn gift cards to Country Grocer. The collection envelope is hanging by the PAC Bulletin Board at school.

COBS bread: PAC participates in the COBS bread fund raising program. Mention Royal Oak when you go in and 5% will go back to our school with every purchase.

Tru Value Grocery Store in Cordova Bay: Please mention Royal Oak, number 37. Tru Value donates a portion of every transaction to the local community.


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