Daily Announcements

Friday, March 15, 2019

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Friday, March 15, 2019
by Donna Punt - Friday, 15 March 2019, 9:48 AM

Friday, March 15, 2019

Morning Radio News @ 9:05 am

Chill Zone:
There will be no session today for Chill Zone. See you all in April and have a restful spring break.

Choir Practice: We will have a very important rehearsal today in the band room at 1:16.

France Trip: There is a France Trip meeting at lunch today, at 1:15 in Mrs. Ryan's room. 

From the Learning Commons - Ms. Lindsay welcomes, officially, Ms. Leblanc to the LC staff. She is sharing the library tech job with Ms. Gaudet, working on Fridays. Please give her a warm ROMS welcome when you see her.

ROMS News: The winner of the ROMS News draw is Div 8-9 Ms. Laton. Mr. Bergeron will give you your mystery prize when we return from Spring Break.

Pizza Day – Classes will be called in the following order: Thunderbird, Wolf, Orca & Raven Helpers: Div M-9 Mrs. Thompson

Found: A pair of black ski pants with the #26 on them are left over from the Gr 8 ski trip lost & found. Please claim at the office.


2019 badminton season information is now posted on the ROMS Athletics website. If you missed the meeting yesterday, have a look to see what the season will look like and how to get involved.

Colour Clash 2: Colour Clash 2 is happening in the gym today at SECOND recess. Come cheer on your floor colour as our grade 8 volleyball players play a match that is sure to be exciting. Also, be sure to wear your floor's colour to show your school spirit! See you there!

Gr 6/7 Boys Rugby:
Attention all grade 6 and 7 boys who want to play rugby this year. There will be a final meeting today at FIRST recess in the gym to determine who is interested in playing and which teams we could enter into the league. We will be deciding today what teams we will have based on interest and the players who have come to practices and meetings this week.

Gr 8 Boys Rugby:
Notice to grade 8 boys rugby players of our practice on the first Monday afternoon after Spring Break. Please, return forms to Mr. Stanchfield or Mr. Ravenhill. 


Student Learning Survey for Grade 7 students and parents, please refer to our main webpage for more information.

2019-20 Registration is ongoing for new registrations coming from Out of District, Out of Catchment, Private Schools or Out of Province.  Registration packages are available on-line or at the School Office.

Please note that we will not be hosting an Open House this year (previously held in February).   An information evening will be held later in May for all confirmed incoming Grade 5 students including  new (grade 6/7/8) registrations coming from Out of District, Out of Catchment, Private Schools or Out of Province.

Returning ROMS students do not have to complete a registration form. Grade 8 students transitioning to Claremont for Grade 9 in September do not have to complete a registration form for Claremont.

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 royaloak_attendance@saanichschools.ca if your child will be absent or late.


** The next PAC meeting is Thursday, April 18, 2019

***Left at the Canteen: A green snowman bowl – please claim at the office! ***

Purdy’s Chocolates Fund raiser:

Hello Royal Oak Middle School Families,

Royal Oak Middle School is fundraising with Purdys Chocolatier this Easter!

Our goal with this Easter fundraiser, is to raise money to purchase Chrome Books for our students. 

If you’d like to support us through purchasing some very sweet Easter gifts for friends, family and yourself, please click the link below:


After you’ve signed in you can buy the amazing chocolates or invite others to join and support our Fundraising Campaign. Once you have joined the online campaign, you are able to see the details of your order deadline date (which is April 1st, 2019), and where and when you are able to pick up your Easter treats. 

If you need special arrangements for order pick up, please email Josie at jpucci@shaw.ca 

Thank you so much for your support!