Daily Announcements

Friday March 9, 2018

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Friday March 9, 2018
by Elissa Carson - Friday, 9 March 2018, 9:18 AM

Friday, March 9, 2018

Morning Radio News @ 9:05 am


Whistler band trip hoodie order forms are due to Mr. Bridgman today.

Science Challengers:

Science Challengers meet today at lunch recess for a study session in Mr Azim's room. Our run-off competition will be Tuesday at lunch.

Drama Club:

Congratulations to all drama club members for two successful play performances this week. All cast are invited to an Ice Cream Sundae party today at 115 on the stage to celebrate the wrap up of our play.

Pizza & Pellegrino Friday:
This Friday is a Pizza and Pellegrino day at Royal Oak. Pizza $2.50 and Pellegrino $2.

Hallways will be called in the following order:

Raven, Thunderbird, Wolf and Orca

Extreme Team Outing:

Extreme Team members, you must have your permission forms in to Mr. Mollard by morning recess. Mr. Mollard will be at his office at morning recess to collect them. Please meet for the outing at 12:30 in the Blue Conference Room.

Eagles Club:

There will be a special meeting with some treats for all Eagles members on Monday at advisory and lunch time. We will meet in Rm 215. See Ms Noel if you have any questions.


Congratulations to the grade 6/7 boys competitive team on a great season! The boys played hard last night in the City Final and had some really close matches, finishing 4th in the league. A big thank you goes out to Mr. Freeburn and Mr. Quested for their time coaching the team this season.

This concludes the 2018 volleyball season. Thank you to all the coaches who supported and led Royal Oak teams! We had a great season and our players showed fantastic improvement over the past 3 months. Great job EAGLES!!!

Players are asked to return any jerseys they may have accidentally taken home ASAP.

Attention all boys in grade 6 and grade 7! There will be a meeting for all students interested in playing rugby this year in the multi-purpose room during SECOND recess today. Please come to the MPR after advisory if you are interested.


Girls Rugby Coach Needed:
We are looking for a 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!


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.


PAC General Meeting, Thursday March 15th:

Our Next PAC meeting is Thursday March 15th. In response to numerous parent requests, we have scheduled two action packed presentations:

The first presentation “Let's Chat About Vaping” begins at 6:30 pm.


  • Shedding light on the myths regarding Vaping and it harmlessness

  • Recognizing the rise in the use of Vapers and how to talk with your children about this growing trend.

The second presentation “Social Media for Parents” begins at 7:15 pm


  • To educate on safe on line engagement.

  • To view the landscape of social media sites and their applications.

  • To increase awareness of your child’s social media presence.

  • Provide some strategies to keep your child safe.