Monday, December 18, 2017
Morning Radio News @ 9:05 am
Climbing Structure: The climbing structure is open today but is limited to Grade 6 students only.
Lockers: A reminder that all lockers must be cleaned out this week and checked by homeroom teachers.
Make sure you sign up for your performance time by 1st recess today. Please see Mrs. Galvao in the Band room!
In the Hallways:
Today is the first day of Music in the Hallways! Make sure you cheer on your classmates while they share some holiday cheer at the end of Advisory today!
Conversation and Activities Club: Please join us for Conversations Club today in Room 227. Meet new friends, learn about other cultures, and practice your English. All students are welcome. Please see Ms. Beristain in room 219 for more information.
On sale at morning recess at the canteen. $1.50 per bag.
Attention all grade 6/7 boys who have attended the team selection practices for the competitive team. A list of names has been posted on the PE office door of the players the coaches would like to attend the next practices. Only the players on this list should attend today's practice after school and on Wednesday morning. Please see Mr. Menzies if you have any questions.
This week's competitive team selection practice schedule is posted on the ROMS Athletics webpage. Students interested in playing on these teams are asked to look to see when their team is practicing. Additional Jamboree/Recreational teams for all grades and divisions will be offered in January when we get back to school and all students are welcome!
Congratulations to the ROMS Swim Team on their success at their second swim meet of the year yesterday! Our swimmers had a strong performance and did a great job representing Royal Oak in the event. Great job Eagles!
6/7 Intra murals:
This week will be the finals for the grade 6/7 intramural indoor soccer championship. Tuesday select teams will be playing in semi-final qualifying matches, and Friday will be the final and a champion will be crowned. Mr. Menzies will come to your class to let you know if your division will be participating this week.
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.
ROMS PARENT REVIEW:
A reminder to parents to contact the ROMS Safe Arrival Line at 250-479-0999 or mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org if your child will be absent or late.
ROMS PAC NEWS:
Thrifty Foods Smile Cards:
grade 6 students have been given a Thrifty Foods Smile Card to
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;">email@example.com</span></span>
Here is your afternoon ROMS TV News
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Today is Monday, December 18, and here’s the news about what’s happening at ROMS. The weather calls for cloudy skies with a high 8 degrees. We have had awesome weather for December! Sweet!
There are now 07 days until the big guy in red with large items comes in the middle of the night! Be sure you make your bed every morning. Santa knows.
Did you know:
when lightning strikes it can reach up to 30,000 degrees Celsius (54,000 degrees Fahrenheit)
Playground: The new play structure will finally be open today at recess and lunch. Due to the demand, we will have grade 6’s only on the structure. We will have gr 7’s use the structure tomorrow. This has been 3 years in the making.
Holiday Clean up! Let’s start hauling home those personal items that are lurking in your locker. All lockers need to be clean and inspected for the holiday season. We do not want any fruit flies or mold growing in our lockers over the holidays.
Pizza day: 4 days to our last Friday Pizza day for 2017
Sock Bombs: Remember to keep building your class sock bombs! The more the merrier. They are due this week.
Bus passes: Always have your bus card out and ready to scan as you load the bus.
Recycling: Paper coffee cups go in paper recycling. They are not to go in the milk recycling bins! Be sure to keep your paper bin emptied this week. The big recycling bin will be open all week to allow classes to clean out your rooms!
Field Trips: If you are going on a field trip this week, make sure you have all the required expectations met. No forgetting your forms and fees!
Music in the Hallway: This week, you will hear our band students playing Holiday music in the hallways! Happy holidays!
This concludes our ROMS TV Newscast for today. If it happens, it happens on ROMS TV
We will see you tomorrow on ROMS News!