Daily Announcements

Friday, December 15, 2017

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Friday, December 15, 2017
by Donna Punt - Friday, 15 December 2017, 9:29 AM

Friday, December 15, 2017

Morning Radio News @ 9:05 am

Music in the hallways:
There is a quick meeting for all students who are playing for Music in the Hallways today during first recess. Please meet Mrs. Galvao in the Band room at 11:23. 

Holiday Activities in the LC:
Are you curious about how Christmas is celebrated in other countries? Are you thinking of making your own gifts? Want to do some Christmas baking? Come have a look at our display of books. You can also make some decorations for your classroom or your home with our holiday-themed colouring sheets - they're right on the front counter as you come in, next to the display of holiday comics.

Sock Bombs: We have extended the deadline....Wednesday, December 20th the final day to bring in basic necessity items for our Sock Bombs to help those people in need at Our Place. Please ensure you place your items in your class box in preparation for delivery next week!

Chill Zone will be meeting today in room 225 during outdoor activity time. Please see Miss. Campbell for details. 

Pizza Day – Classes will be called in the following order: Orca hallway, Raven, Thunderbird and then Wolf. Helpers: Division 7-3 Ms. Kardash



Next week's competitive volleyball team selection practice schedule has now been posted on the ROMS Athletics webpage. Please have a look to see when different teams are practicing next week. Recreational teams will be starting up first thing in January.

Practicing later today is the grade 6 girls competitive team after school. All grade 6 girls are welcome to attend.

Grade 8 Intra Murals:
A huge shout out to the grade 8 indoor soccer champions - the 8-2 Participants, for their exciting win over the 8-1 Kenny's. Next up in the New Year – Dodge ball.

Team-mate Jersey Day:
Today is Teammate Jersey Day! Thanks to all of you who are participating today! Be sure to be with your team at recess today. Members of Grade 8 Athletic Leadership will be walking around at lunch recess today rewarding students who are with their teammates, or wearing the same jersey. Also, today is the staff vs students basketball game in the gym at SECOND recess. Mr. Stanchfield has been practicing his slam dunks all fall and ready to throw it down. Be sure to come down and check out the action.


***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.


Report Card Envelopes: Just a reminder to parents to please remember to return signed report card envelopes to the homeroom teacher as soon as possible.

Lost & Found: Once again the lost and found is bursting at the seams. Please check for your lost or missing items as soon as possible. All unclaimed items will be donated to charity by the end of the day on Thursday, December 14th. Don't miss out !!

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>


No ROMS TV News on Fridays.