Daily Announcements

Friday, October 4, 2019

Picture of Taylor Musgrave
Friday, October 4, 2019
by Taylor Musgrave - Friday, 4 October 2019, 8:58 AM

Friday, October 4, 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.

ROMS News Trivia Winner Week 1: This week’s ROMS News Trivia winner is M3. Congratulations Ms. Cottier’s class, you have won a special prize.

Grade 8 Boys Rec. Basketball: Notice to grade 8 boys interested in recreational basketball - sign up with Mr. Stanchfield today and our first practice is Monday at lunch.

Basketball: Next week’s practice schedule will be posted later to say or tomorrow morning on the ROMS Athletics website. Please have a look to see when your age group or team is practicing.

Terry Fox Run: The 2019 Terry Fox Run is today at Royal Oak. All classes will run during their FAAS or PE classes today. Teachers are asked to bring their class down to the gym during your designated block for a quick orientation before we head out to run. Please bring your toonie for Terry or a greater donation to the gym during the block you run. Also, wear your Canadian colors of red and white. We look forward to a fun Terry Fox run today!

Cross Country: Congratulations to the cross country team who had some amazing finishes at the Beaver Lake race yesterday! Thanks to the gr 8 athletic leadership girls who marshalled the race. Next practice is on Tuesday morn.

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.

Screamfest: All ROMS students and families are invited to the 11th annual Screamfest Halloween event at Claremont school on Oct 23/24. This event features numerous unique mid way games, a dunk tank, the famous Vortex Tunnel and Haunted Walk, as well as a full concession and amazing draw prizes. Things are spooky at 5:30pm when the doors open and get scarier at 7:00.

Tickets are $10 each and will be on sale Monday during advisory in the front hall by the office.


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.

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

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

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