Daily Announcements

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

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Wednesday, October 5, 2016
by Donna Punt - Wednesday, 5 October 2016, 9:13 AM


Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Morning Radio News @ 9:05 am

Canteen today: Popcorn on sale at first recess. Popcorn $1.00

Canteen Thursday: On sale at recess tomorrow - Cookies $1.00, smoothies 50 cents

Attention grade 8 ROMS students: grade 8 farewell hoodies are available to order and purchase at the lunch break from Wednesday to Friday this week. Try them on, pick up an order form and bring back with payment ASAP. LIMITED TIME OFFER...ACT FAST!!

Found: Set of Toyota keys with Bear Mountain Athletic Club tag on them. Please claim at the office.

Lost & Found – The lost & found is very full. Please check it and see if any items belong to you! Any unclaimed items will be donated to charity on Tuesday, October 11th.


Cross Country:
There will be a lunch recess meeting (right after advisory) TODAY in Mr. Azim's run for all cross country runners competing in the meet at Beaver Lake on Thursday. We will be arranging rides. Please bring completed orange forms.  

ROMS TV NEWS @ 12:32

Wednesday's ROMS TV Announcements

Good afternoon Royal Oak! Here is your TV News for Wednesday, October 5th

Did you know Our eyes are always the same size from birth, but our nose and ears never stop growing.

The Toronto Blue Jays faced the Baltimore Orioles last night, in a sudden-death game, that sent one team on to the Division Series and one team end their season. Who was the winning team?

The count down is on Royal Oak! There are 22 days until Screamfest 2016? The Get your tickets Thursday at Lunch outside the office.

1) Who is Ms. Espedido? Ms Espedido is both new and a veteran teacher to Royal Oak school She taught many years at RO before taking a year to go teach at Lochside Elementry. Ms Espedido has taught many subjects with French being her speciality at RO. Ms. Espedido is a very creative, caring and very humorous teacher who is looking forward to being back at RO as a grade 8 teacher this year.

2) ROMS extra curricular sports is well underway! If you have any questions about school sports, Mr Menzies is the person you want to talk to in the gym.

3) Photo packages are coming your way in the next day or so.! Photo Retake day will be October 19

4) Lost and Found! The lost and found closet is full. If you have lost any gym strip, shoes or clothing, you need to check out the lost and found this week before it is taken away.

5) It's Fire Prevention Week is next week! Classes are asked to make sure exit doors are not blocked and there is not too much paper items attached to the class walls.

6) Outdoor PE equipment: If you borrow a basketball or soccer ball from the blue bin at recess, you are asked to return it. Mr. Menzies would really appreciate your efforts with this regards.

7) Thursday morning! Remember that Thursday is the teacher meeting morning. Only students on sports teams or students going to the Learning Commons can come in before the morning bell.

8) Who is Mr. Stanchfield? Tune in tomorrow to find out the details on this Gr 8 teacher!

That concludes our TV news cast for today! Please join us tomorrow for further News updates.

Thanks for choosing ROMS TV as your number one News station

Parents & PAC Royal Oak Review @ noon:

Important information and facts regarding SCREAMFEST please read: /pluginfile.php/6281/mod_resource/content/0/ScreamFest 2016 Newsletter-03Oct2016.pdf

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!

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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