Daily Announcements

Monday, May 7, 2018

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Monday, May 7, 2018
by Donna Punt - Monday, 7 May 2018, 9:40 AM

Monday, May 7, 2018

Morning Radio News @ 9:05 am


Monday May 7 is Music Monday, the nation-wide day to celebrate music and music education.  The grade 7 band will be traveling to Sidney this morning to perform at the Saanich Music Showcase with hundreds of other music students from the district.  Be sure to make music a part of your day today!

All grade 6 saxophonists have sectionals on Tuesday, May 8 during advisory in the band room.

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.

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


Attention badminton players! There will be an important meeting for all students who have qualified to play in the City Finals after school today must attend to discuss details about today's tournament. Good luck to the ROMS badminton team in today's competition at SMUS. Go Eagles!

Field Hockey: This  is a reminder to all field hockey players that there is NO practice this week as there is a staff meeting.  Players are reminded that they must check in with Ms. Fuller at First Recess on Wednesday to confirm how they are traveling to and from UVic for our games on Thursday.

Reminder to the grade 6/7 boys rugby team, and the girls rugby team, of your practices today after school today.

Track and Field:
The first practice of the week is tomorrow morning at 8:15. Also, the first meet of the season is at UVIC's Centennial Stadium this Thursday, May 10 after school. All participating students are reminded to return your permission forms to Mr. Sparanese or Mr. Menzies by tomorrow, and final sign up for this meet's events will be at practice tomorrow morning. A link to the permission package and practice schedules can be found on the ROMS Athletics web page.




We have an amazing opportunity for those that work with children and youth or parents who have children and youth. 

Janet White is a clinical counsellor and relationship specialist. Join us to hear her discuss how we can work to create capable adults. Time for Q & A to follow.

Date: May 17th 
Time: 7:00m- 9:00pm 
Location: Dave Dunnet Theatre at Oak Bay High

Tickets are $10 available at 

[ https://www.eventbrite.com/e/creating-capable-adults-an-evening-with-janet-white-tickets-45703111236 | https://www.eventbrite.com/e/creating-capable-adults-an-evening-with-janet-white-tickets-45703111236 ] 

Girls Learning Code Day: For girls 8-13 on May 12 @ St. Margaret's School 1-5 pm Register at : bit.ly/GLCvic2018

A reminder to parents to contact the ROMS Safe Arrival Line at 250-479-0999 or <span style="background:transparent;">mailto:romssafearrival@sd63.bc.ca</span> if your child will be absent or late.


Please join us for the final PAC meeting of the school year to be held on Thursday, May 17th at 6:30 pm in the Learning Commons. Come out and meet the new Principal, Ms. Karen MacEwan.

Spring Fair – ROMS PAC is hosting a Spring Fair on Friday, May 25th from 5:30-8:00 pm on the school grounds. Games2U, Dunk Tank, Raffle Baskets, Silent Auction, Snow Cones, candy bags, and family BBQ (burgers, hot dogs, veggie burgers, salad, chips & drinks). Please bring the whole family out. Also, the PAC is seeking volunteers to help make this event happen. Please visit the ROMS school website to sign up /