Daily Announcements

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

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Tuesday, December 13, 2016
by Donna Punt - Tuesday, 13 December 2016, 9:31 AM


Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Morning Radio News @ 9:05 am

Butchart Gardens:  All students going on the Student Services field trip to Butchart please meet in Room 215 after you have signed into home room.

Lost & Found: A reminder that all unclaimed items from the Lost & Found will be donated to charity by the end of the school day on Wednesday, December 14th. Make sure you check out the lost and found today!!!

Band Sectionals: There is a grade 6 clarinet sectional today at 12:47 in the band room. Please bring your lunch.

Stage Band:
There is a stage band rehearsal today at 1:16 in the band room.

France Trip 2017:
Any grade 8 students going to France this year, please meet with Mme Ryan in her room at 1:16 today.

Art Projects: Art projects from Term 1 need to be picked up this week. They can be found on table near Art room.

Craft Club: Craft Club will be on Thursday, December 15th at 1:16 in room 125.

Canteen A reminder that there will be no canteen sales today.

Judo: A reminder that there will be no judo today after school. See you in the New Year!

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


Reminder to all grade 8 girls interested in competitive volleyball of your team selection practice after school today. All grade 8 girls are welcome. Tomorrow morning at 7:30am there will be the second grade 7 girls team selection practice.

Grade 6/7 Indoor Soccer Intra murals: The semi-final for indoor soccer tournament will commence today at SECOND recess in the gym. Team that qualified and who are playing in the semi final are: M-5, 7-2, 6-3, and M-2. Mr. Menzies will be coming around to these classes to advise them of further instructions later this morning.

Grade 8 Girls Basketball: hanks to Kennedy, Charlotte, and Jordan for returning your basketball uniforms!  You are back on the NICE list.  Don't be late other Grade 8 Girls Basketball Players!

Tuesday’s ROMS TV Announcements

Good afternoon Royal Oak! Here is your TV News stories for Tuesday, December 13h

This is the last week of school before the Holiday Break! Yes 3 days to go! Make sure your are on the nice list! The guy in the red suite calls the school daily to see how you are doing!

Did you also know that 1/4 of your bones are in your feet. Those feet of yours have a lot of bones!!

1) Today's weather calls for sunny skies and a high of 2 degrees. The forecast looks cold but sunny for the rest of the week!

2) If you played basketball this year, be sure your uniform is returned to your coach.

3) Report cards went home last Friday! Envelopes should have come yesterday. If you did not bring back your envelope, please do so tomorrow!

4) The winter break is coming in 3 days!. Remember to check the lost and found for missing clothing items and take your gym strip home to be washed. Unclaimed items donated to charity at the end of the school day on Wednesday, December 14th.

5) Our PAC group is holding a bottle drive right after the Holiday Break. Be sure to tell your parents that they can donate all refundable bottles to the school on the first week back after the holidays. Parents can simply drop off the bottles in the morning.

6) This week in PE is the dance unit. Be sure to bring your full gym strip and be ready to be dancing up an active storm!

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 News station of Choice, If it is happening, it is happening on ROMS TV


Remember to visit pour school website for current information royaloak.sd63.bc.ca

Re: Student Absences or Lates

Good afternoon,

If you know your child will be late or absent please remember to let the school and teachers know ASAP via: email: <span style="font-variant:normal;"><span style="font-style:normal;"><span style="font-weight:normal;">mailto:romssafearrival@sd63.bc.ca</span></span></span> or call: 250-479-0999 (24 hours per day)

A great deal of time is spent on making calls to ensure children are safe and accounted for due to unconfirmed absences. Please clearly state First and Last Name and your child's Teacher or Division . Our office staff greatly appreciate this.

PAC Review:


Purdys Chocolate Orders Ready for pick up on the following days and


Tuesday December 13th 9:00 am to 9:30 am and 3:00 pm to 3:30 pm in the main foyer of the school

Wednesday December 14th 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm and 3:00 pm to 3:30 pm in the main foyer of the school

**If you are unable to pick up during these dates and times please contact me at

Josie at jpucci@shaw.ca to make alternate plans.

PAC Bottle Drive:

Bottle drive – Save your bottles and recyclables over the holiday


Help support ROMS.  Bring your recyclables to the school  for the first

two weeks of the New Year (January 3rd-13th) *Drop off before and after

school* *into gated area near the sport courts*.

Poster Contest for the most creative Recycling poster for the Bottle drive.

All entries in by January 6th and winning student gets a pizza party for

their home room class.

All Funds raised will go ROMS PAC

You can also drop off all year at the Bottle depot. Please say