Daily Announcements

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

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Tuesday, May 29, 2018
by Donna Punt - Tuesday, 29 May 2018, 9:39 AM

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Morning Radio News @ 9:05 am

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

All grade 8 band students are to meet in the band room at the beginning of block 4 today to help set up for the band concert tonight.

All band students please remember to take your instrument home or to the band room after school today, do not leave your instruments in your classroom.

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

Eagles Club:
Eagles Club members are reminded that tomorrow WED is the Elders Tea . Please bring your food item to the Learning Commons at 9 am on Wed.  Eagles will meet in Rm 215 at block 2 on WED.

Canteen tomorrow: Popcorn sold every Wednesday at first recess. Popcorn $1.50


Track and Field: Congratulations to the students who represented Royal Oak at the 4th after school track meet last night. The City Finals are next week and are an all day event on June 6th. Mr. Menzies and Mr. Sparanese will be holding meetings soon to organize our City Finals team. To see the results from all track meets, please go to lowerislandschoolsports.ca.




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</span> if your child will be absent or late.

ROMS TV Script, May 29


Today is Tuesday,  May 29 and here’s the news about what’s happening at ROMS. Our weather calls for mostly sunny skies with some cloud cover today and a high of 17 degrees.  

The end of the school year is in sight!   There are 2 days left in the month of May!  We will soon be in our final month of the year!

Quiz your teacher:  

  1. When is the first day of school in September?

  2. When is our next long weekend?

  3. Who won the NHL hockey game last night and how long ago has it been since a rookie team has made the finals

Did You know?

Did you know Hawaii is the only US state that grows coffee

  • Did you know Iceland consumes more Coca Cola than any other country

  • Did you know more people are allergic to cows milk than any other food

  • Did you know that after petrol, coffee is the largest item bought and sold

  • Most Japanese schools don’t have janitors. Instead children do the cleaning daily as part of a practice rooted in Buddhist traditions that associate cleaning with morality.


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


Your Reminders:


Always do your homework as soon as you get home


Check the lost and found daily if you lost your water bottle


Ask your teacher now what you need to improve


Grade 8 Farewell Tickets go on sale this Friday!  Keep June 25th open on your calendar


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