Daily Announcements

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

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Tuesday, September 27, 2016
by Donna Punt - Tuesday, 27 September 2016, 9:43 AM


Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Morning Radio News @ 9:05 am

Film Crew:
Random Act of Kindness filming crew meeting in Ms.Broome's office at recess today.

Band Sectionals: Grade 6 Bass Guitar Sectionals is today at 1:16 in the Band room. 

France Trip: Today's France Trip Meeting has been cancelled. Any grade 8's who want to travel to France during Spring Break this year, there may be two spots available. If you're interested, please see Mrs. Ryan at recess today in room 234.

Craft Club: Craft club is starting today in room 125 at 1:16 pm.

Judo: Judo club after school today in MPR at 3:30 pm See Mr. Mollard if you are interested.

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


Terry Fox Run: The Terry Fox Run will take place during PE classes today and Wednesday this week. Prizes will be handed out to the PE rotations that raise the most $ for cancer research, and that wear the most red and white on run day. Please bring your donation to your PE class today or tomorrow!

Intra Murals:
Notice to divisions 8-2, 8-3 and 8-6 of their intra-mural indoor soccer games Wednesday at lunch.

ROMS TV NEWS @ 12:32

Good afternoon Royal Oak! Here is your TV News for Tuesday, Sept 27th

Fact of the day!

Did you know that In the course of an average lifetime, while sleeping you might eat around 70 assorted insects and 10 spiders, or more.

1) Orange Shirt Day – Yes Orange shirt day is this Friday! Be sure to get wear your orange clothing! Come to the front of the school at recess to be included in the Orange Shirt Photo.

2) Welcome Back BBQ: The Welcome Back and Meet the Teacher evening is this tomorrow night. There will be BBQ burgers and veggie dogs for everyone. Be sure to invite yourparents to come out and meet your teachers!

3) ROMS Sports: Today and tomorrow is our annual Terry Fox Run during PE classes. Be sure to bring in your toonies for Terry and wear Red and White. See you on the field running for Terry!

4) Congratulations to all students who have joined up with our many sports teams here at Royal Oak. Being involved in school sports is a great way to make school fun!

5) Halloween Scream Fest is on Oct 27 and 28th! You can start buy your tickets tomorrow night at the meet the teacher night. Screamfest will be bigger and better this year! Tickets are limited!

6) Royal News! Prince William and Princes Kate will be travelling to Kelowna today to experience our amazing province!

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

Thanks for tuning into ROMS TV!

Parents & PAC Royal Oak Review @ noon:

Screamfest 2016 Needs Parent Volunteers to help make this event possible.  

The on-line volunteer registration form is up and running! Edits may be made as we go. You can link to it here: [ 
http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0c4eadab2aa1ff2-roms1 |http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0c4eadab2aa1ff2-roms1 ]

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. 

ON SALE: AT THE OPEN HOUSE (cheques or cash accepted)
Country Grocer & Red Barn Cards:  $50.00 denominations .You can help raise funds for our school programs by simply purchasing gift cards for Red Barn or Country Grocer at no additional cost to you.  All proceeds from sale of the cards go directly to ROMS PAC.

SPC Student Price Card!  $10.00 Save more when you shop.
With offers and discounts at over 120+ retailers, SPC gives you access to all the brands you love.

Receive a free $20.00 credit to Skooli tutoring with every purchase!


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.

Save more when you shop.

With offers and discounts at over 120+ retailers, SPC gives you access to all the brands you love.

Think ALDO, American Eagle Outfitters, Forever 21, Old Navy, Taco Bell ,Urban Outfitters,  Bath & Body Works, West 49 and the list goes on and on.

If you're a student all you need to do is show your SPC Card to receive instant savings every time you shop. Offers vary but most are 10%-15% off*.