Daily Announcements

Friday, September 23, 2016

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Friday, September 23, 2016
by Donna Punt - Friday, 23 September 2016, 9:10 AM

ROMS Daily Announcements

Friday, September 23, 2016

Morning Radio News @ 9:05 am

Vocal Ensemble: Vocal Ensemble rehearsal is today at lunch time, 1:16 in the Band room. Everyone is welcome to join.

Youth In Action:
Important Youth in Action meeting at Recess (11:23am) on Monday in Room 231! Application forms will be distributed to students who are interested in participating in this years WE day youth empowerment conference in Vancouver on Nov 3rd!

Craft Club: Craft club is starting next week on Tuesday Sept 27 in room 125 at 1:16 pm.

Pizza Day Today $2.50 per slice - Today, classes will be called in the following order: Thunderbird Hallway, and then Wolf Hallway, and then Orca Hallway and then Raven Hallway.

Pizza Helpers: Mrs. Ryan & France trip students


Grade 8 Boys Soccer:
Important notice to the grade 8 boys soccer team – there is an important meeting in Mr. Stanchfield's room @ morning recess today. Don't miss it. 

Grade 8 Athletic Leadership: There will be an Athletic Leadership meeting today at SECOND recess in the gym. All grade 8's in Athletic Leadership must attend. Please help remind your fellow athletic leaders to attend.

ROMS PE Strip: Reminder to all students and staff that all orders for Eagles Athletics PE strip t-shirts, long sleeves, and shorts are dew by the end of TODAY. Please come to the PE office to try on sizes and see samples. Orders must be delivered directly to Mr. Menzies and will not be accepted after 3:30pm today.

ROMS TV NEWS @ 12:32

Good afternoon Royal Oak! Here is your TV News for Friday, Sept 23

Fact of the day!

Did you know that ants can lift 50 times its own weight.

1) Orange Shirt Day – Yes Orange shirt day is coming soon! Be sure to get yourself an orange shirt for Friday September 30th.

2) Open House: The Royal Oak Open House and Meet the Teacher evening is next Thursday! There will be BBQ burgers and veggie dogs for all parents and students from 4 to 7 pm. You do not want to miss out on this event! Be sure to remind your parents to come out and meet your teachers!

3) Reminder Homework club – remember you can attend homework club every Monday, Wednesday and Friday mornings and Tuesday and Thursday afternoons. This is a great place to get caught up on your school work.

4) ROMS Sports: Numerous sports are well under way such as soccer and basketball. Be sure to listen to the announcements for sport team practices that you are interested and involved in.

5) Gym strip! Have you taken your gym strip home for a washing lately? If not it is time to take care of that requirement.

6) Recycling. You are doing a great job with reducing the amount of garbage we produce every day. Did you know that the Saanich school district has reduced the amount of garbage that goes into our land fill by 50% over the last 10 years? Well done recyclers!

7) Halloween Scream Fest is coming your way on Oct 27 and 28th! Be sure to follow ROMS News for future updates on this great event.

That concludes our News report for today! Please be sure to join us on Monday for News updates.

Parents & PAC Royal Oak Review @ noon:

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!

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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