Daily Announcements

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

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Wednesday, October 12, 2016
by Donna Punt - Wednesday, 12 October 2016, 9:08 AM


Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Morning Radio News @ 9:05 am

Voice Ensemble:
There is a Vocal Ensemble rehearsal today at 1:16 in the Band room. New members are always welcome!

Miss Fuller's PE Classes: Students that did not write the football quiz will do so tomorrow at FIRST RECESS in Room 124 on the Green Floor.

Miss Fuller's Science students: Students that missed the Cells Quiz will be writing the quiz on today at FIRST RECESS in Room 124 (Green floor).

Canteen today: Popcorn sold every Wednesday at first recess. Popcorn $1.50,

Drawing Club:
There is Mindful Drawing Group today in Ms Noel's room on the blue floor during outside activity time. Please bring a journal, pencil crayons,felts, pencil,sharpie and glue. 

Photo Order: A reminder to students and staff to hand your photo orders into the office as soon as possible.


Grade 6/7 Boys Basketball:
Reminder to all grade 6/7 boys playing basketball of your team selection practice today after school. Please be there on time and all boys interested in playing are welcome. Practice starts at 3:15 and end at 4:30pm.

Intra Murals: Notice to divisions 8-1, 8-3 and 8-7 and 8-8 of their intra-mural soccer games Wednesday at lunch. 

Cross Country: We will have a quick meeting today at lunch recess to record and arrange rides to our meet at Lambrick Park tomorrow.  Please bring in your completed driver form and if you haven't picked up that form yet, please see Mr Azim or Mrs Smyth.

ROMS Swim Team:Reminder to all students interesting in participating on the ROMS Swim Team to get your forms in to Mr. Menzies ASAP. The first practice in this Thursday 7:30am-8:30am at Commonwealth Pool.
Swimmers cannot participate unless they get their forms completed and handed in.

ROMS TV NEWS @ 12:32

Wednesday's ROMS TV Announcements

Good afternoon Royal Oak! Here is your TV News stories for Wednesday, October 12th

Did you know the colour orange was named after the fruit, not the other way around.

There are 15 days until Screamfest! Get your tickets Thursday and Friday at Lunch outside the office ! Bottom line - The haunted house is super scary this year! Tickets are selling fast – be sure to get yours! They can sell out so act now!

1) Who is Lats Tilly? Lars is a grade 8 student here at RO. . He is very active in soccer and dirt biking. Lars has a dog named Ginger who is a boarder collie. His favourite food is pizza. Lars comes from a hobby farm in the Prospect Lake area wher he has numerous animals to care for. Have a great day Lars!

2) School Photos - Remember Photo Retake day is October 19th.

3) It's Fire Prevention week! Always be ready for the loud bell to ring and to respond!

4) Parent Teacher interviews are coming up on Oct 18th and 19th. Students will be dismissed at 2:08 on these days.

5) Who is Tennyson ? Stay tuned tomorrow to find out who is Tennyson is

6) Grade 8's - order your 2017 Hoodie Thursday at lunch! You want to get your order in so you can wear the hoodie this school year!

7) The RO sports are going strong! . If you have questions about playing on intra mural teams! See Mr M in the gym! Wednesday at lunch is intr mural day!

8) Screamfest is looking for parent volunteers. Make sure your parents know how to sign up for jobs on our school web page. Scream fest will be bigger and better than last year!

9) Swim Team is starting up! First practice is tomorrow! Talk to Mr. Menzies in the gym for details !

10) The Toronto Blue Jays keep winning. They now are moving on to play Cleveland! Go Blue Jays Go !

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

Thanks for choosing ROMS TV as your best News station

Parents & PAC Royal Oak Review @ noon:

ROMS Craft Fair – Silent Auction – Saturday, November 26th 9:30 am-3:00 pm – Admission by Donation. Visit the PAC webpage under the “Parent” tab on our school website for further details and registration forms. Contact Tracey Rompain for further information at trompain@shaw.ca

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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