Daily Announcements

Thursday, October 10, 2019

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Thursday, October 10, 2019
by Taylor Musgrave - Thursday, 10 October 2019, 8:58 AM

Thursday, October 10, 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 today October 10th.

Ultimate Frisbee: Congratulations to the ROMS Ultimate team on representing our school in the inaugural season of Ultimate Frisbee. Last night they showed great teamwork, sportsmanship, and did a great job representing our school.

Basketball: This week's basketball practice schedule can be found on the ROMS Athletics website and on the PF office doors. Practicing at SECOND recess today is all grade 6's and 7's in the gym with Mr. Ravenhill and Mr. Lloyd. Next week's schedule will be posted soon.

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.

Cross Country: A reminder to all Cross Country athletes who are planning to run in the Meet today at Cedar Hill Golf Course. There is a mandatory meeting at first recess in Ms. Wheatley's classroom to arrange rides.

Youth in Action: There will be a Youth in Action meeting today at first recess in Ms. Cottier's room.

Choir: There will be no choir today at lunch. Choir will resume next Tuesday.

Grade 6 Sectional: There will be sectionals for grade 6 flute players during lunch advisory time at 12:47 today. Please attend if you are a grade 6 flute player!

Grade 8 Hoodies: Just a reminder that the deadline for grad hoodies is October 11. 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. Please see Ms. Ryan for tickets.

Canteen: Mac & Cheese, Cookies and Ice 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. Deadline is October 11. 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

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


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