Daily Announcements

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

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Wednesday, November 29, 2017
by Donna Punt - Wednesday, 29 November 2017, 9:21 AM

Thursday, November 29, 2017

Morning Radio News @ 9:05 am

Polar Expressions Writing Contest:
From the Learning Commons - TOMORROW is the deadline for getting your short story contest in to Ms. Lindsay. Please come see her at recess or at lunch activity time today if you want some last-minute help with your story. 

Eagles Group:
A reminder to all Eagles club members of our meeting today in block 2 in the green conference room.  We have a special guest coming on Wed. See you then! If you have any questions see Ms. Noel

Youth In Action:

There is an important Youth in Action meeting Thursday at 11:23am in Miss Cottier's classroom.  

We Are Rafiki

Only five blue Rafiki bracelets left! Please see Miss Cottier or one of the Youth in Action members at the front of the school at 1:15.  Thanks for helping support our Ethiopia village initiative!

ROMS Clothing:

Order your ROMS clothing now. Order forms available outside the PE office. Last day to order is this Friday.

Popcorn: On sale at morning recess at the canteen. $1.50 per bag.

Canteen Thursday: On sale at recess tomorrow -cookies & burritos.


Please have a look to see when your team is practicing and playing this week. Players are reminded to confirm transportation arrangements to away game in advance and be able to tell their coach who is driving them to the game and home.

There will be an important meeting for all boys on the grade 6/7 boys recreational basketball team, today at FIRST recess to discuss tomorrow's jamboree. Please come to the gym after block 2,

Congratulations to the grade 6/7 girls rec basketball team on a successful season! The girl completed their final jamboree last night at Monterrey and made Royal Oak proud by trying their best. Thanks to coach Jim for leading the team this season. Great job Eagles!!

Gr 8 Intra murals:
Reminder to grade 8's to check the indoor soccer playoff schedule on the PE bulletin board. 


***A reminder that all practice schedules are posted on the ROMS Athletic web page. Games are listed on the lowerislandschoolsports.ca It is your responsibility to know when your team practices or has a game scheduled.


Winter Band Concert: Thursday, December 7th @ 7:00 pm Mark your calendars.

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.


Thrifty Foods Smile Cards:

All grade 6 students have been given a Thrifty Foods Smile Card to help
with PAC Fund raising.  If your family is not intending to use it, please
return it to the school by dropping it into the PAC box outside the school
office.  In that way, we can re-assign it to someone else. If you would
like a card, please contact <span style="text-decoration:none;"><span style="font-weight:normal;">romsparents@gmail.com</span></span>

ROMS TV Script, November 29

Here is your afternoon ROMS TV News  

S1: Hello! I’m ____________________

S2: And I’m _____________________

Today is Monday, November 29 and here’s the news about what’s happening at ROMS.  The weather calls for cloudy skies and and a high 8 degrees.   


26 days until the big guy in a red and white uniform comes.  Make sure you are on the nice list.

Did you know Canada is the second largest country in the world, right after Russia. Canada is the World's Most Educated Country: over half its residents have college degrees. Canada's lowest recorded temperature was -63 C in 1947.

Outside days!  When it is an outside day, we expect all student to get their snacks, coat and be outside  

Boundaries:  reminder the new paved path is an out of boundary location during recess and lunch activity time.   

Great effort to the grade 8 girls basketball team yesterday in their game!  Well done girls!


Playground:   The construction of our new playground structure is coming along fast.    Once the building of the structure is done, they still need to put a wood frame around the structure and fill it with wood chips. Stay tuned!  


This concludes our ROMS TV Newscast for today.  If it happens, it happens on ROMS TV   ROMS news will be back on Monday.