Daily Announcements

Friday, September 15, 2017

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Friday, September 15, 2017
by Donna Punt - Friday, 15 September 2017, 9:19 AM

Friday, September 15, 2017

Morning Radio News @ 9:05 am

Playground Equipment:
Geric Construction will be making a $50,000 donation to our school play ground structure today at 11 am. Mr. Bergeron will be bringing around a card to each classroom for students to sign in appreciation for this generous donation!!

Pizza Day today: $2.50 per slice. Chocolate milk $1.50 & milk $1.00

Pizza Day – Classes will be called in the following order: Raven Hallway, Thunderbird, Wolf and Orca Helpers: Mr. Bergeron - Leadership

Coupon Books:  A friendly reminder to all students to please hand in your coupon book orders or return the coupon book asap. 


Attention all soccer players. If you are interested in playing on a ROMS soccer team this year, please be sure to swing by the gym and add your name to the sign up list on the white board. Team meetings and practices may start next week.

Cross Country:
There will be a cross country meeting at second recess today in Ms. Wheatley's room 122 (Wolf hall). Anyone interested in running cross country this year please be there.  See Ms. Wheatley or Mrs. Smyth if you cannot attend

Athletic Leadership and Management:
Reminder to all grade 8 students who are interested in being a member of Athletic Leadership and Management this year, that there is a very important meeting today. Please come to room 130 (Mr. Sparanese's room) at 1:20 today during SECOND recess. That's Athletic Leadership introductory meeting today, SECOND recess in room 130.

All grade 8 boys thinking of playing basketball for ROMS this year are invited to join Mr. Sparanese for a shoot-around Monday Sept 18th and Wednesday the 20th at lunch immediately following advisory. You must be in strip!

ROMS Gym Strip Orders:
Attention all Royal Oak students! The 2017/2018 Royal Oak PE strip order forms are now available outside the PE office. Get your limited edition Royal Oak athletic t-shirts, long sleeves, and shorts in a variety of colours, for the upcoming school year. Order forms will only be accepted until next Tuesday, Sept 19th, to don't wait! See Mr. Menzies at the PE office for size samples.

Criminal Record Check: A reminder to parents and guardians that volunteers are always needed in order to facilitate sporting events and teams. Please make sure that you have a current criminal record check on file with School District #63. Please visit our ROMS Athletics web page to stay current.


Home work club has begun:

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 3:10-4:10 pm in Room 215

Please ask your teacher for details!

Art Donations: ROMS parents: Please consider donating your fashion, food, sports and other magazines to the art room. We can also use various sizes of plastic containers including 500ml up to ice cream buckets. If there are any parents that would like to volunteer in the Art room, please contact D. Kardash at dkardash@sd63.bc.ca.  

Learning Commons (Library): We are always looking for volunteers in the Learning Commons. If you are interested and are able to volunteer please contact our Teacher Librarian Lorraine Lindsay at llindsay@sd63.bc.ca

We encourage drop off and pick up of students on Greenlea – It is safer for the students and less congested in the parking lot.

Parents picking up students – We ask that you do not wait outside classrooms. Please wait outside front entrance of the school or inside the main lobby if the weather is unfavourable. At middle school we encourage independence. There are over 635 students and the hallways are very congested.

Please, do not park in the bus lane – the buses need to be able to pick up students safely.

Consider the Environment - We encourage your child to walk, bike or ride the bus to school. Parking Lot Congestion – Go Green!!!!!

Please complete information forms package and return them to Homeroom teacher asap.

Welcome Back, Meet The Teacher BBQ – Wednesday, September 27 - 4:00-7:30 pm Everyone Welcome !!

School Photo Day – September 21 st.

A reminder to parents to contact the ROMS Safe Arrival Line at 250-479-0999 or mailto:romssafearrival@sd63.bc.ca if your child will be absent or late.