Daily Announcements

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

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Tuesday, October 3, 2017
by Donna Punt - Tuesday, 3 October 2017, 9:17 AM

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Morning Radio News @ 9:05 am

Vocal Ensemble:
There is a Percussion sectional today at 12:46 in the Band room. Please bring your instrument and your lunch!

Band Sectional:
There is a Percussion sectional today at 12:46 in the Band room. Please bring your instrument and your lunch!

Girls Group:
Today we are going to make SLIME! We will have all the materials you need to make the fluffiest, prettiest, grossest slime ever. Please bring your lunch and a container to put your slime in afterwards. This meeting is for Girls Group Rotation 1 which is Div. 61, 63, M2, M3 and 73. We will meet at the Blue Conference during advisory. See you there!

Learning Commons Crew: today's LC crew members are Yechan and Caleb. Please arrive by 1:20. Tomorrow's crew members will be Danya and Talia.

Terry Fox:
A reminder to all staff and students that everyone will be participating today in the Annual ROMS Terry Fox Marathon of Hope: Gr. 6 and 7 classes will take part in the morning all then all Gr. 8's will take part in the afternoon.  Please remember your donation, your gym strip and running shoes!  

Cops 4 Cancer:

This is our big cancer fund raising week. Every class has been given a container to collect the COPS 4 Cancer money. If every class could sent the money down on an envelope daily so we can track it on the growth chart.
Remember the challenge is to get Ms Hunter into the dunk tank!

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



Grade 8 girls have a practice tomorrow morning at 8:00am. Please be there on time.

Grade 8 boys and grade 6/7 boys soccer will both be practicing Thursday morning at 8:00am this week.

Grade 6/7 girls team will practice Thursday after school from 3:15 - 4:15. 

Information handed out at yesterday's introductory meeting has now been posted on the ROMS Athletics web page, and extra paper copies of this notice are available on the bulletin board outside of the gym. Basketball team selection practices will begin soon, so stay tuned to announcements for times and additional details.

Swim Team:
Attention all students interested in being part of the ROMS swim team this year!. There is a meeting in the multi purpose room, during first recess today. All students are welcome and encouraged to come to the meeting, including those who can only participate in the swim meets this season.

Cross Country:

A reminder to cross country team members that you have a practice tomorrow Wednesday at 8:15 am.  Come dressed and ready to run!  See Ms. Wheatley or Mrs. Smyth if you cannot attend.

Also, please remember that the meet/race has been moved to Thursday this week.  It will be at Beaver Lake park, by the picnic area and parking lot.  Please meet in Ms. Wheatley's room in the wolf hallway on Wednesday, during first recess, to arrange rides.



Grade 6 immunizations

Recently immunization consent packages for grade 6 students were sent home from the school. If you have not already done so, please return the completed consent form to the school in a sealed envelope as soon as possible. Students in grade 6 will be offered immunizations in school-based clinics with the consent of a parent(s) or representative. Please contact the local Health Unit at  250-544-2400 and ask to speak with a Public Health Nurse if you have any questions. Immunizations will be provided at the school for grade 6 students on October 24, 2017.

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

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

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.