Daily Announcements

Thursday, March 16, 2017

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Thursday, March 16, 2017
by Donna Punt - Thursday, 16 March 2017, 9:22 AM


Thursday, March 16, 2017

Morning Radio News @ 9:05 am

Archery Club:
Could all members of the archery club please meet Mr. Kenny briefly in the art room at morning recess. 

Band Sectionals:
There is a Trombone and Baritone Sectional today at 12:47 in the Band room. Please bring your lunch!


Anyone interested in playing chess at lunch can come to room 130 on today during the lunch recess.  All students and skill levels are welcome.

France Trip 2017: 

A reminder to Grade 8 students traveling to France on Monday that there is an important meeting in Ms. Ryan's room at 1:16.

Chill Zone: A friendly reminder to Chill Zone members to meet same place and same time today.

Only twenty-one more school days left to Pre-Order your ROMS 2016/2017 yearbook! Order forms available from Miss Cottier's classroom, Miss Cottier's website, and the front office.  Only a small amount of additional books will be ordered, so be sure to get your pre-order in and guarantee yourself a book delivered to your homeroom in June.  

Pizza Day tomorrow - $2.50 per slice

Canteen today: On sale at recess -chocolate chip cookies, smoothies and spaghetti tacos.

Pellegrinos will be available at Pizza Day this Friday for $2 a can! Nothing goes better with delicious pizza than a cold refreshing pellegrino!

Lost & Found: Please check the lost and found for any items you may be missing. Any unclaimed items will be donated to charity at the end of the day today.


Grade 6/7 Intra Murals: The semi-finals and final for the grade 6/7 basketball intera murals championships are set to commence today! Our semi-final match-ups are division 7-1 vs 7-3, and division 6-1 vs M-3. Come down to the gym at SECOND recess to cheer these teams on and see who will win the Hunter Cup and be crowned intramural champion for this term! 

Athletic Leadership:
Reminder to all members of Athletic Leadership of your meeting today during advisory. Also referees and scorekeepers are reminded of their shifts for today's intra murals.

The 2017 badminton season is set to start right after spring break! Students who were unable to attend yesterday's meeting are asked to swing by the PE office today to pick up the season overview handout. This will also be posted on the ROMS Athletics web page later today.

ROMS TV Announcements

Good afternoon Royal Oak! Here are the News stories you have been waiting for.  Today is Thursday, March 16th and here is what is happening at  751 News! .

Do you know  that we only have 1 school day left until spring break!  Yes that is  day!!  Can you believe it??  

Did you also  that all astronauts have to learn how to speak Russian, and all cosmonauts have to learn how to speak English.

1) Today's weather calls for cloudy skies with some  rain showers again and a high of 9 degrees.  No more rain!!

2) Health Fact:  

  • There are approximately 96,000 km of blood vessels in the human body.

3)  Lost and Found -  will all be gone at the end of the day today!   Be sure to check for your missing items, in particular gym strip items.

4) Report cards come out after spring break.  

5)  Reminder to students, cell phones and ear buds are not allowed in the hallways or change rooms.  

6)  This is our last broadcast before spring break!  Enjoy your two weeks off!

7) And for today’s joke of the day:

  Q: Why does a chicken coop have two doors?

A: If it had four, it would be a chicken sedan.

That concludes our TV news cast! Please join us after spring break for further breaking news stories here on 751 News!

Thanks for making ROMS TV your #1  station! If it is happening, it is happening here on 751 TV


Upcoming Fundraiser: Stay tuned for our Mother's Day baskets fund raiser after spring break.

Lost & Found: Any unclaimed items will be donated to charity at the end of the day today.

Bottle Drive: Student Council Bottle Drive – April 3-13 – Drop off your bottles in front of school before or after school.

Re: Student Absences or Late

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;">romssafearrival@sd63.bc.ca</span></span></span> or call: 250-479-0999 (24 hours per day).

All students who arrive late for school (last late bell rings at 9:04 am) much check in with the office.

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