Daily Announcements

Wednesday, November 9, 2016

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Wednesday, November 9, 2016
by Alison McIlwraith - Wednesday, 9 November 2016, 9:06 AM

Morning Radio News @ 9:05 am

Learning Commons: The Learning Commons will be closed for a District Training Session today and Thursday. This closure includes before school and both recess breaks, so be prepared to go outside on both days. Due to the closure, there will be no ROMS TV News until next week.

Voice Ensemble:
There is a very important Vocal Ensemble rehearsal today at 1:16 in the the Band. All members must attend. 

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. 

Canteen today: Popcorn on sale for $1.50 at first recess. Chocolate milk for $1.00 and white milk for 50 cents also on sale.

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

Pizza Day: This Thursday is Pizza and Pellegrino Day - Pizza is $2.50 a slice and Pellegrinos are $2.00


Intra murals: Notice to divisions 8-1, 8-2, 8-6 and the combo 8-7/8-8 team of their indoor soccer playoffs today at lunch.


No ROMS TV News Wednesday & Thursday

Parents & PAC Royal Oak Review @ noon:

Remembrance Day Assembly: We would like to invite parents/guardians to join us for our Remembrance Day ceremony on Thursday, Nov 10 at 10:45 am.

Lost & Found: Please check the lost & found for items – three weeks worth of “stuff”:

Free Seminar: Understanding Mental Health – Jack Talks for Parents - jack.org – Tuesday, November 29, 2016 7:00-8:30 pm at Claremont Secondary School Ridge Theatre. Please register at http://bit.ly/2eSeCk4

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

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:

Purdys Chocolates Fundraiser: We have launched our Purdys Chocolates fundraiser – 25% of sales go directly back to Royal Oak Middle School. Visit the school website at royaloak.sd63.bc.ca to place your order. Deadline for orders is November 25th

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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