Daily Announcements

Wednesday, February 12, 2020

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Wednesday, February 12, 2020
by Taylor Musgrave - Wednesday, 12 February 2020, 8:46 AM

Wednesday, February 12, 2020

Morning Radio News @ 9:05 am

ROMS Volleyball: There will be an important meeting for all grade 8 Girls’ teams in the gym at FIRST recess today with Mr. Menzies to discuss today's games. All players must attend so please come to the gym after block 2 today and help remind your fellow players.

Nations Cup Cross Country: A reminder to all athletes who are interested in participating in the race at Bear Mountain on Saturday, February 29th to bring your signed permission form and money to Ms. Wheatley by Thursday (tomorrow). If you need any more information please see Ms. Wheatley as soon as possible. Remember...all students are welcome!

8’s Intra-murals: Reminder to divisions 8-1, 8-3, 8-8 and 8-9 of their intra-mural dodgeball games today at lunch.

Lost and Found: Just a reminder that our ROMS lost and found is now on display across from the canteen. All unclaimed items will be donated.

Valentines Day Door Decorating: Just a reminder you can decorate your door anytime this week. Doors will be judged on Thursday, Feb 13 in block 4.

Vaping Poster Contest: ROMS is holding a Vaping awareness poster contest for the month of February the criteria site can be picked up outside the office. There GREAT Prizes for the top 3 posters.

ROMS Parent Review

Information Coronavirus: We have attached a new letter on our website regarding information about the Coronavirus. There is also a new update on the SD 63 website. Please take the time to read.

Claremont information night: Grade 8 parent’s Claremont is holding a welcome night on Thursday, February 20, 2020 starting at 6pm – 8:30pm

Volleyball: This week's volleyball practice schedule can be found on the ROMS Athletics website and on the PE office doors. Also, game schedules for all competitive and recreational teams have been posted on lowerislandschoolsports.ca so please have a look to see where your team will be playing throughout the season.

Grade 8 Parents: Grade 8 Students have until Friday, March 13th to email Miss Cottier a baby photo for the yearbook.


Next PAC meeting is February 19, 2020 @ 7 pm in the Learning commons

PAC meeting Agenda:

  • Administration Report

  • Special Presentation - How to talk to your kids about racism - by Lisa Gunderson. Learn how to talk to your kids about racial events happening in the news and in their schools.  Let's talk about the N pass, colourblindness and blackface.

  • Approval of the Agenda and call for additional items

  • Approval of January's minutes

  • President's Report

  • Treasurer's Report

  • COPACS Update

  • Grade 8 Farewell Update

Discussion items:

Fundraising Event: ROMS @ the Movies - March 8th - 2 pm.

ROMS has rented out the entire theatre for ROMS students and families to enjoy Ferris Bueller's Day Off. Information on how to buy tickets ($10) will be available soon.

Pink shirt Day is Feb 26th. PAC will be selling pink shirts on Friday Feb 21 at recess and Lunch. Cost is only $10.

We will also be selling SPC cards. Discount shopping cards for students when they show their SPC card at Ardene, Aerie, Old Navy, Journeys, West 49 just to name a few. $10 each. Any questions please email courtneylloyd1226@gmail.com