Daily Announcements

Thursday, June 14, 2018

 
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Thursday, June 14, 2018
by Donna Punt - Thursday, 14 June 2018, 10:38 AM
 

ROMS DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS



Thursday, June 14, 2018



Morning Radio News @ 9:05 am


Band Sectionals:

All grade 6 trumpet players have sectionals Thursday during advisory in the band room .



Jazz Band: There will be a jazz band rehearsal on Thursday during lunch recess in the band room.  Students who are interested in joining jazz band next year are encouraged to attend.



Boys and Girls Groups Filed Trip

Today both groups will meet in front of the school at 12:20 pm to get ready for the bus ride to the Island View Beach for the Year End celebration. See you all there!


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


Library Books:
From the Learning Commons - tomorrow, June 15, is the due date for ALL library books. If you are still needing your novel for a class assignment, no worries, keep it until you're finished, then drop it off in one of our 2 book drops. Next week, lists of overdues will be coming around to classrooms.


Youth In Action:
GOT DEAD BATTERIES? 
Bring all your used batteries to room 222, Miss Cottier's room, or the office! Not only are we keeping batteries out of landfills, but each battery you recycle has enough zinc to SAVE THE LIVES OF 6 CHILDREN in Kenya. Get your batteries in by FridayJune 22nd. 


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.


Pizza Day tomorrow - $2.50 per slice



ROMS SPORTS:

Athletic Leadership: There will be a meeting for all members of athletic leadership today during advisory. Please bring your lunch to the gym after block 3.



Survivor ROMS:
Day 2 of Survivor ROMS is tomorrow at SECOND recess. Teams that have survived and who will compete are listed on the PE office door. There is an immunity idol hidden in the school grounds that if found, can be used to bypass a challenge during competition tomorrow and help your team's chances of making it to the Survivor Final next week. The immunity idol is at eye level and is within the recess boundaries. God luck Survivors!

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ROMS PARENT REVIEW:

**A REMINDER TO ALL PARENTS THAT IF YOUR CHILD WILL BE RIDING A SCHOOL BUS NEXT SCHOOL YEAR YOU MUST REGISTER THEM WITH THE TRANSPORTATION DEPARTMENT BEFORE THE END OF JUNE – visit www.sd63.bc.ca transportation or our school website for more information.


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 PAC NEWS:

Hello ROMS Grade 8 Families,
 
The Grade 8 Farewell is only 24 days away and we are in desperate need of more volunteers.  

In order for the Grade 8 Farewell event to be successful we are asking you, the parents, for help by donating an hour or so of your time.  Please sign up for a time slot through Sign Up Genius at the below link:

 https://www.signupgenius.com/go/60b084da4aa2baaff2-grade <https://www.signupgenius.com/go/60b084da4aa2baaff2-grade>
 
 If you have already signed up for a time slot, thank you! Please spread the word about this event to other grade 8 parents and encourage them to volunteer. 
 
If you are having trouble signing up through Sign Up Genius, please email Belinda Waller directly at: bandmwaller@shaw.ca<mailto:bandmwaller@shaw.ca> and she would be happy to sign you up 

NOTE: Tickets will be on sale for the students to purchase at lunch time every Friday in June. The cost is $15.
 
This event can only be successful with your participation! Please volunteer and help us give our Grade 8s a fun farewell.  

Grade 8 Farewell Committee



ROMS TV Script, June 14

Today is Thursday,  June 14th and here’s the news about what’s happening at ROMS.  Our weather calls for sunny skies again and a high of 19 degrees.  

 

The end of the school year coming faster than the Supersonic jet plane blasting off.   Keep your seat belt tight and hang on to your hat!

 

Recycling!   - Please make sure your team recycles and sorts everything correctly before coming to the recycle stations.

 

Survivor:  All the best with the semi finalist in the Survivor challenge tomorrow at lunch!

Quiz your teacher:  

  1. What are the colours of the rainbow?

  2.   What is the name of the musical group Mr Bridgeman plays in?

 

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

Did You know?

  • Did you know the Eiffel Tower has 1,792 steps

  • Did you know Buckingham Palace has over 600 rooms

  • Did you know there are 7 points on the Statue of Liberty's crown

  • Did you know the Eiffel Tower has 1,792 steps

  • Did you know Niagara Falls could fill 4,000 bathtubs every second

The ROMS News Year.  This will be the last day for the ROMS News Program.  Thank you for your viewership and commitment to the program.     We look forward to seeing you next year!

 

Your Reminders:

Ask your teacher what you need business you need to take care of before the year is out.

Grade 8 Farewell Tickets will be on sale tomorrow at lunch outside the main office.

Cell Phones are still be kept in your lockers during the school day!  They should only come out under the direction of your teacher.

That’s all for today and for the school year! Be sure to stay safe and wear your safety gear over the summer.  We will see you next year.  Same time same channel!   

 If it happens, it happens on ROMS TV !