Daily Announcements

Tuesday, October 8, 2019

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Tuesday, October 8, 2019
by Taylor Musgrave - Tuesday, 8 October 2019, 8:58 AM

TuesdayOctober 8, 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

Picture Deadline: Just a reminder that the deadline for picture orders is Thursday October 10th.

Basketball: This week’s basketball practice schedule is posted on the PE office doors and on the ROMS Athletics website.

Touch RugbyThe touch rugby jamboree today October 8th at Lansdowne has been cancelled due to a scheduling conflict. Please contact Mr. Menzies if you have any questions.

Ultimate Frisbee: The next Ultimate jamboree is tomorrow here at ROMS from 3:30 – 5:00. All players are encouraged to attend.

Grade 8 Intra-murals: Notice to divisions 8-1, 8-4 and 8-9 of their intra-mural indoor soccer games Wednesday at lunch.

Grade 6/7 Intra-murals: The grade 6/7 indoor soccer intramural tournament is set to begin today during second recess. Divisions who are scheduled to play are asked to come to the gym right after advisory.

ROMS PE Strip Order: Attention all students and staff who ordered ROMS t-shirts, Shorts, and bags. Members of Athletic Leadership will begin to hand out orders later this week during advisory.

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 are invited to the 11th annual Screamfest Halloween event at Claremont school on Oct 23/24. Tickets are $10 each and will be on sale today during advisory at the front entrance of the school.

Judo Club: There is a meeting for students who are interested in participating in the Victoria Judo Club. We will be meeting in the Multi-Purpose Room at the beginning of morning recess.

Choir: Choir will run today at lunch activity time.

Band Sectionals: Grade 6 band sectionals will run today at advisory period for Bass and Baritone players.

Girls Group: Girls in rotation 1 which are M1, M4, M5, M6, 71, and 72 will meet today. We'll walk to Royal Oak Plaza for a scavenger hunt. Please bring your lunch and jacket and meet at the Blue Conference. We'll head out right after Block 3.

Canteen: pizza bread, cookies, Iced tea


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

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. There will be no late orders accepted.

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


Grade 8 Families
Thank you to everyone who have purchased hoodies and handed in or completed their Grade Farewell volunteer/donation form.

We are holding the first Grade 8 Farewell meeting in the Learning Commons on Oct. 17 at 7:00 pm. If you are interested in volunteering to help plan this event for the Grade 8 Class of 2020, we would love to see you there!! If you have any questions or comments, please contact Lynn Bartle at lbartle@shaw.ca.