Daily Announcements

Wednesday, October 9, 2019

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Wednesday, October 9, 2019
by Taylor Musgrave - Wednesday, 9 October 2019, 9:05 AM

WednesdayOctober 9, 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 tomorrow October 10th.

Athletic Leadership: Attention all members for the clothing department in athletic leadership. Please come to the gym with your lunch today during advisory for an important meeting with MR. Menzies.

Basketball: Attention all grade 8 girls interested in playing on the recreational basketball team this year. There will be a meeting for all grade 8 girls who would like to play today at FIRST recess in the gym. All grade 8 girls are welcome. Practicing after school today are all grade 8 girls interested in competitive basketball from 3:15 – 5:00.

Ultimate Frisbee: Reminder to all members of the ROMS ultimate frisbee team of your jamboree here at ROMS today after school. The jamboree is from 3:30 - 5:00.

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

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.

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.


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