Friday, January 24, 2019
Morning Radio News @ 9:05 am
Chill Zone: Today during outdoor activity time Chill Zone will be meeting in room 125. Please meet Ms. Campbell there if you are interested in attending today's session.
Gr 8 Surveys: All Grade 8 Classes who have not completed their Yes 2 It survey please do so today and hand in to Mr. Bergeron asap. Thanks!
From the Learning Commons - Ms. Gaudet is away today; we welcome Mrs. Macdonald, who's substituting for her. As Ms. Lindsay will be at a meeting outside the building during advisory and second recess, the LC will be closed during second recess for today only, if it's an outside day. Students are welcome to borrow or exchange library books during advisory.
Order a pink shirt, order forms are available outside the office or
on our website, the cost is $20 per shirt. Sample sizes will be
available to try on from 1-2 pm today.
deadline is Monday, February 4th.
Pizza Day – Classes will be called in the following order: Orca hallway, Raven, Thunderbird and Wolf. Helpers: M-2 Noel
Athletic Leadership: Reminder to all athletic leadership members of your meeting today during advisory.
Congratulations to all the teams who played their first volleyball game this week! Great start to the season Eagles! Next week’s practice schedule for all teams will be posted tomorrow. Please go to the ROMS Athletics website to view the schedule and see when you are practicing. Parents are also reminded to arrange transportation to away games and ensure you have all the SD63 driver’s requirements completed at the school office.
Practicing at lunch recess today is the 6/7 boys competitive team and Mr. Sparanese’s grade 7 competitive team.
There will be a mandatory meeting for all grade 8 boys volleyball players to confirm transportation to your away game on Monday, today at FIRST recess in the gym office. All players must attend.
ROMS PARENT REVIEW:
Homework Club: Extra academic support is available to students through the homework club. This is a drop in service that will be held on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday mornings from 8-9 am in the Learning Commons, and Tuesday afternoon in Room 215 from 3:10-4:10 pm.
A reminder to parents to contact the ROMS Safe Arrival Line at 250-479-0999 or email firstname.lastname@example.org if your child will be absent or late.
ROMS PAC NEWS
8 FAREWELL BAKE SALE FUND RAISER
When: Friday February 1, 2019
Time: 11:23-11:38am & 1:16-1:56pm (First recess and lunch activity time)
Where: ROMS canteen
Volunteers will be outside the office to accept baked goods.
Please label any items as gluten free, peanut free, or dairy free, otherwise, all baked goods will be accepted! And don’t forget to send money with your child that day to purchase these yummy treats!
Grade 8 Farewell Committee
ROMS Lunch Program
Do you like to bake? Or, do you dislike baking, but like helping others in your community? You might enjoy contributing to the ROMS lunch program. Just click on the link below for more information and to sign up.
Thank you, parents and guardians for a successful fall in our lunch program. Thank you to our hard-working volunteers and those who have donated baked goods (either homemade or store-bought!). Your support has been amazing!
You can sign up for January and onward to June at: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/60B0A49AEAE23A6FF2-contribute
If you have any questions, please contact Christine Carrigan at: email@example.com
Thank you for supporting the ROMS lunch program!
Online ordering and payment now available
Thrifty Smile Cards: All grade 6 students have been given a Thrifty Foods Smile Card to help with PAC Fund raising. If your family is not intending to use it, please return it to the school by dropping it into the PAC box outside the school office. In that way, we can re-assign it to someone else. If you would like a card, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
A great fund raising opportunity
With the FundScrip program, you purchase gift cards on line for your everyday shopping and raise money for our school! If you purchase a $100 card, you get the $100 card sent to your home, while 2% to 7% goes to ROMS. Gift cards make great holiday gifts for friends, colleagues and family - and you don’t have to leave your house to shop!
There are over 152 retailers to choose from, including: Staples (3%), Walmart(2%), Pier 1 Imports(5%), Home Depot(3%), Thrifty Foods(2%), Boston Pizza(5%), Esso(2%), Red Robins(7%), Canadian Tire(4%), Winners(6%), Starbucks(5%), Chapters(5%), Cineplex(4%), and many more!
It’s easy to sign up:
1. Visit www.fundscrip.com
2. Click the Support A Group button to enter your information and the invitation code: SNN4XE
For further guidance and info visit the PAC page of the ROMS website!