Daily Announcements

Monday, May 28, 2018

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Monday, May 28, 2018
by Donna Punt - Monday, 28 May 2018, 10:03 AM

Monday, May 28, 2018

Morning Radio News @ 9:05 am

Thank you to all of the students. Parents and staff who attended the Spring Fair on Friday night. Special thanks to all who participated in the events including the dunk tank. To all of the amazing parents who worked so hard to make the Spring Fair a huge success, we could not have done this without you. An extra shout out to the Extreme Team and Mr. Mollard for their fabulous work with the music and parking. It was a fantastic event and fun was had by all!!

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

Band MC’s: There will be a meeting for all student MCs for the band concert on Monday during first recess.

Band Concert: The year end outdoor band concert and BBQ will take place tomorrow evening. BBQ starts at 6pm and the concert starts at 7pm.

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.


Athletic Leadership:
Reminder to all Athletic Leadership Students that we will be meeting today during advisory. Please bring your lunch to the gym after block 3.

Track and Field:
There will be a mandatory meeting for all track and field members attending track meet #4 later today at SECOND recess in the gym. We will be confirming all relay teams as well as transportation at this meeting. The events happening at the track meet later today are: 4 x 100m relay, 4 x 400m relay, 2000m final, and boys high jump. The City Finals are next week, June 6th, and is an all-day event. To view the results from all events completed so far, please go to lowerislandschoolsports.ca to see if you have qualified to attend.

Survivor ROMS:
Attention all grade 8 students! Survivor is coming to Royal Oak. Members of athletic leadership will be visiting your class today to introduce the competition and give you details about sign up and event days. Sign up for teams of 4 will be this Friday, June 1st, in the gym, so talk to your friends and classmates and put a team together.




School Bus Registration 2018/19

School bus registration is now open for the 2018/19 school year. Please use the link provided to register your student. To ensure a seat on the bus please have your registration completed by June 29, 2018. The bus routes listed below are to be used as a guideline only. Updated bus routes for next year will be posted on this site by August 15, 2018.

See attached letter. [https://goo.gl/forms/ENlxIsURaXytVEEq2| School Bus Registration Form ] Office Hours 7:30am—4:00pm, Monday to Friday 12:00pm—1:00pm, Monday to Friday Closed Phone (250) 652-7343 Email [transportation@sd63.bc.ca |transportation@sd63.bc.ca] [https://claremont.sd63.bc.ca/blocks/forum_email/unsubscribe.php?email=wendy.trotter%40g

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 if your child will be absent or late.


ROMS TV Script, May 28


Today is Monday,  May 28 and here’s the news about what’s happening at ROMS. Our weather calls for mostly sun with some clouds today and a high of 16 degrees.  

The end of the school year is in sight!   There are 3 days left in May after today. June 1st is on Friday!

A big thank you to all the staff who helped make the Spring Fair a success!  There was a great turn out and fun had by all! A special thanks to the teachers who went in the dunk tank.  This fundraiser was a big success for our PAC.

 Quiz your teacher:  

  1. When is the last school day?

  2. Who is new Principal for next year?

  3. Which student dunked a teacher 4 times with 4 balls on Friday?

Did You know?

  • Did you know the tea bag was invented in 1908

  • Did you know plastic bottles were first used for soft drinks in 1970

  • Did you know the drinking straw was invented in 1886

  • Did you know Scissors were most likely invented ancient Egypt

  • Did you know Britain was the first country to use postage stamps

  • Did you know Diet Coke was introduced in 1982


Now over to _______ , with the rest of your ROMS tv news .


Your Reminders:


Keep your locker clean and free from food products


Wash your gym strip at least every 2 weeks


If you have lost an item, check the lost and found.  


Ask your teacher how you and improve or get missing work in.


If you have personal items at school from a project, be sure to take them home.


That’s all for today! Be sure to stay safe and wear your seatbelt! We will see you tomorrow!  ROMS TV Newscast OUT!