Daily Announcements

Thursday, March 1, 2018

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Thursday, March 1, 2018
by Donna Punt - Thursday, 1 March 2018, 9:36 AM

March 1, 2018

Morning Radio News @ 9:05 am

Pink Shirt Day..........And the winner is Division 6-1 had 100% participation yesterday, everybody wore pink!! Congratulations to Division 6-1. Ms. Hunter will be bringing you donuts!!

Band Sectionals: All grade 6 flute and clarinet players have sectionals today during advisory in the band room.

Jazz band:.

There will be a jazz band rehearsal today at 1:15pm in the band room.

Boys Group: Reminder about Boys' Group Meet today at the Beginning of Advisory in the Blue Conference Room. 

Craft Club: Today at 1:15 in the Art Room. See Ms. Ozi for details.

France 2018 Trip:
The France Trip meeting today in Mrs. Ryan's room 234. Please be sure to attend for important information.

Gr 8 Ski Trip: There is a mandatory meeting for all grade 8s participating in tomorrow's ski trip in the MPR at recess this morning. All grade 8s planning to attend tomorrow's ski trip please come directly to the MPR following block 2.

Gr 8 Students: A reminder to all Grade 8 students planning on attending Claremont in September that the Course Selection deadline is tomorrow today. .

Lego Club: 

Come and build every Thursday at lunch activity in Ms. Campbell's room, 131. 

Paper Recycling Today:

Just a reminder that it is paper recycling day today. Please make sure that you send a student down with your recycling to the bins at the beginning of Advisory.

ROMS TV - Next week we'll be having a new ROMS TV crew start their two-week stint, which means they need to come to the LC
 TODAY to learn their new jobs. Would Lauren R., 6-1, Livia A., also 6-1 and Victor T., 7-3, please come to the Learning Commons at 11 am. (block 2). Thanks.

Youth In Action:
There is an important Youth in Action meeting today at 11:23am in Miss Cottier's room to discuss our next campaign!

Canteen Thursday: On sale at the Canteen during first recess is mac & cheese, cookies & iced tea.

Pizza Day tomorrow - $2.50 per slice

ROMS SPORTS: Athletic Leadership:
This week's Athletic Leadership meeting will be today during advisory as tomorrow is the Gr. 8 ski trip. All members are asked to bring their lunches to the gym after block 3.

Gr 8 Boys Rugby: Notice to the grade 8 boys Eagles rugby team of their practice on Wednesday. See Mr. Stanchfield if you have any questions. 

Congratulations to the grade 8 girls competitive team on their wins last night. They have advanced to the semi-finals and will play for the city championship next week! Great work Eagles!

There will be an important meeting for all players on the grade 6/7 boys competitive team today at FIRST recess. All players must attend and be able to tell Mr. Menzies how they are getting to their game later today at PCS.

Grade 6/7 Boys and Girls Rugby Coaches Needed:
We are looking for a grade 6/7 boys as well as a grade 6/7 girls rugby coach. We have quite a bit of interest from students who are interested in playing rugby this year. Unfortunately we do not have a staff member who is able to coach this term. We are in desperate need of parent coaches. If you are interested and available to coach please contact Ian Menzies, Athletic Director at imenzies@sd63.bc.ca as soon as possible. Thank you!



LOST AND FOUND: over flowing – all unclaimed items will be donated to charity on march 15th please come in and check it out!

Bus Registration: As of February 1st the School District 63 transportation department will no longer be accepting bus registrations for the 2017-18 school year. Please contact the Transportation Department at 250-652-7343 if you have any questions.

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.


ROMS TV Script, March 1st

Here is your afternoon ROMS TV News report

S1: Hello! I’m ____________________

Today is Thursday, March 1, and here’s the news about what’s happening at ROMS.  The weather calls for  sunny skies with clouds and a high of 7 degrees.   

This is the first day in the month of March where we look forward to spring.  Yesterday was our Pink Shirt day which was a huge success.  Thanks to all who participated.  

Pizza Day:  tomorrow is our big day!  Remember your money!  

Grade 8’s:  Be sure to get your course selection form in today!  

Grade 8 Ski Trip:  Tomorrow the grade 8 students go on the annual ski trip!  Be sure to set your alarm for the early wake up!  Big thanks to Mr. Kenny for organizing this!  

Did You know?

You can't hum while holding your nose.

The surface area of Russia is slightly larger than that of the surface area of Pluto.

Anne Frank and Martin Luther King Jr. were born in the same year.

Seniors graduating in the class of 2015 have never been alive while The Simpsons was not on TV.

 Human Facts:

Your brain is demanding, as it uses about 20% of your entire body’s oxygen and caloric intake.

Ask your teacher:   Whenis the first day of spring and why is it on this date?

Cell Phones:   Make sure your cell phone is kept in your locker!  You know that!

Monday - Pro D Day: Remember Monday is a Pro D day.  No school!  

This concludes our ROMS TV Newscast for today.  If it happens, it happens on ROMS TV

We will see you Monday with a News update on ROMS News!