Daily Announcements

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

 
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Wednesday, November 16, 2016
by Donna Punt - Wednesday, 16 November 2016, 10:01 AM
 

ROMS DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS



Wednesday, November 16, 2016


Morning Radio News @ 9:05 am


France Trip 2018
Any grade 7 students who want to go to France in their grade 8 year, in 2018, please meet in Mme. Ryan's room at 1:16 today.


Drawing Club: 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 at first recess. Popcorn $1.50,


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



ROMS SPORTS


Grade 6/7 Boys: Reminder to the grade 6/7 boys rec basketball team of their practice tomorrow morning at 8:00. Please be there on time and ready to practice at 8:00 sharp.


Grade 8 Intra murals:

Notice to divisions 8-1 and 8-3 of their championship indoor soccer game today at lunch. The cup is on the line!


ROMS TV NEWS:


Wednesday's ROMS TV Announcements


Good afternoon Royal Oak! Here is your TV News stories for Wednesday, November 16th


Did you know there are 39 days until Christmas?


Did you also know Koalas sleep around 18 hours a day

1) The Royal Oak will be our Craft and Gift Sale is Saturday, November 26 from 9:30 to 3 pm Students are welcome to put in a craft table! This could also be a great fund raiser for your class or event.


2) Reminder that Friday is the world famous Pizza and Chocolate milk Day at RO. Div 8-6 will be the pizza helpers this week.


3) Today will notice a large number of visitors in our school There are 22 University of Victoria Student teachers observing what goes on a Royal Oak. Please be sure to welcome them in your classrooms.


4) For all Lochside Students. Mr Grewal is retiring as the Principal of Lochside. If you see him in your travels, be sure to give him a happy retirement wish.


5) The Lost and Found is almost full! Be sure to look there for your missing clothing items!


That concludes our TV news cast for today! Please join us tomorrow for further breaking news stories here at RO.


Thanks for making ROMS TV as your # 1 News station! If it is happening, it is happening on ROMS TV




Parents & PAC Royal Oak Review @ noon:


Canadian Student Tobacco, Alcohol and Drugs Survey for Grades 7-12 students: /pluginfile.php/6382/mod_resource/content/0/Student%20Survey.pdf



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



PAC Review:


ROMS PAC Meeting


Please join us for the next PAC meeting on, Thursday November 17th, at 7:00 pm in the Learning Commons.


Come hear about what's going on in your child's classroom as our guest speakers, Jean Prevost and Carly Hunter, discuss:


  • What is Inquiry?


  • Why is it important for students to learn through Inquiry?


  • What is the role of Inquiry in the redesigned BC Curriculum?


  • What does Inquiry look like at ROMS?




ROYAL OAK MIDDLE SCHOOL

PAC General Meeting AGENDA


November 17th Meeting start time is 7:00pm.


PAC Executive Team: Co-Presidents: Christa Easton , Stef Hutchison ,Vice President: Roland Tscheinig ,Treasurer: Christine Dutchak ,Secretary: Lynn Hood, Member at Large Communications: Josie Pucci-Cocco, COPACS Rep: Jamie Disbrow ,Member at Large: Michelle Hughes. Volunteer Coordinator: Rosalina Munro, Grade 8 Liaison: Lynn Bartle & Dora Demedeiros

Presentation By: Jean Provest, Carly Hunter .

We will touch on these points:

What is Inquiry?

Why is it important for students to learn through inquiry?

What is the role of Inquiry in the redesigned BC Curriculum?

What does Inquiry look like at ROMS?


ROMS Administration: Carly Hunter, Ken Bergeron


1. Call meeting to order 7:00

2. President’s Welcome and Introductions

3. Approval of October’s minutes & Approval of agenda

4. ROMS Administration Report

5. President’s Report

6. Co-PACS Representative Report/Update

7. New Buisness


Fundraising: Thanks to the businesses that sponsor fundraising 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 fundraising 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.


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



Holiday Gift Sale: The ROMS Annual Craft and Silent Auction, is Saturday, November 26th from 9:30 - 3pm. Come do some Christmas shopping and support our school.


Some silent auction items to mention:

-Village's Restaurant Gift Certificate

- Guess Sunglasses from Royal Oak Optometry

-Throw from Fabricland

-Handmade baby blanket from a ROMS family

Don't forget to come by on November 26th to shop. As a reminder, admission is by donation.


If you have an item to donate for silent auction please send into school prior to November 24th.


If you are student and want a craft fair table please submit your application asap student tables are $20 and if you need to rent a table that is $5. If you have questions please email trompain@shaw.ca.


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


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.

THANK YOU FOR SUPPORTING ROMS!


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