Daily Announcements

Thursday, October 3, 2019

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Thursday, October 3, 2019
by Taylor Musgrave - Thursday, 3 October 2019, 10:12 AM

ThursdayOctober 3, 2019

Morning Radio News @ 9:05 am

ROMS Swim Team: Students who received Swimming packages return forms to Mr. Menzies and register with Pacific Coast Swimming. First practice is on October 15th. Anyone interested in still joining can see Mr. Menzies in the PE office.

Athletic Leadership: There will be a general meeting today during advisory for all departments in the gym. Please bring your lunch.

Grade 8 Boys Rec. Basketball: Notice to all grade 8 boys interested in playing on the recreational basketball team - there is a meeting in Mr. Stanchfield's room, 232, This morning during recess.

Basketball: This week's basketball practice schedule for all teams is posted on the Athletics website and on the PE office doors. Grade 7 girls who are not on a team yet this year. Please come to a meeting in the gym at FIRST recess with Mr. Menzies. All grade 7 girls who are interested in playing both competitive and recreational are asked and encouraged to attend. Practicing at SECOND recess today are grade 6 boys. All grade 6 boys are welcome to attend. Practicing after school today is the grade 8 boys competitive basketball team.

Terry Fox Run: The 2019 Terry Fox Run is tomorrow at Royal Oak. All students will participate during their PE class or FAAS class to honor Terry's legacy of raising awareness and fight cancer. Please bring a toonie for Terry or a greater donation to contribute to the Terry Fox Foundation. Also, wear your Canadian colors of red and white. We look forward to a fun Terry Fox run!

Grade 8 Intra-Mural: Notice to divisions 8-7, 8-8 and 8-9 of their intra-mural indoor soccer games Wednesday at lunch.

Choir: Choir will be cancelled today and will resume again on Tuesday.

Grade 6 Band Sectionals: Grade 6 sectionals will run today during advisory period for percussion students.

Youth in Action: There will be no Youth in Action meeting today. The next meeting will be next Thursday at first recess to discuss our first initiative!

Cross Country: There will be a meeting for all members of the cross country team who are running today in the race at FIRST recess in Ms. Wheatley's room. Also, those athletic leadership students who are marshaling at the race please come as well.

Grade 8 Hoodies: Just a reminder that the deadline for grad hoodies is October 11. Last sample day is October 9 during recess outside the office. Please give forms and money to your teachers. They will not be taking late orders.

ROMS Athletic Website: Please go to the ROMS Athletics website and lowerislandschoolsports.ca for details on all school sports and programs.

Canteen: sliders, cookies, Iced tea

Lost and Found: Students please come and check the lost and found for anything that you may be missing. It is getting pretty full.


Grade 6 Immunization Consents: A reminder to all parents, whether consenting or declining immunizations, to have the consents back to the school by October 7th, 2019. If you have any questions please call the School’s Public Health Nurse, Lesley Marsden, at 250-544-2411.

Grade 8 Hoodie Samples: Attention Grade 8 parents. The last chance to sample Grad 2020 hoodie is Wednesday October 9. Deadline is October 11. They will be out in front of the office during recess. You can pay with cash or cheque’s payable to Royal Oak Middle School PAC.

The champion hoodies look fabulous!

Hoodies youth size- $40
Hoodies Adult size- $50