Daily Announcements

Thursday, February 13, 2020

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Thursday, February 13, 2020
by Taylor Musgrave - Thursday, 13 February 2020, 8:47 AM

Thursday, February 13, 2020

Morning Radio News @ 9:05 am

ROMS Volleyball: Attention all grade 6 and 7 boys playing volleyball today after school. There will be an important meeting for both competitive and recreational teams in the gym at FIRST recess for all players to discuss today's games. All players must attend. There are no volleyball practices for ROMS teams tomorrow or Monday.

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!

France Trip: All grade 8 France Trip students - meet in Mme Ryan's room today at 1:16.

Band Sectionals: Grade 6 band sectionals will run today at lunch advisory time for all saxophone players.

Choir: Choir will run today at lunch activity time in the band room with Mrs. Macewan.

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.

Grade 8 Leadership: Just a reminder that you are to meet outside the office at the beginning of block four today.

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.

Athletic Leadership: Reminder to members of Athletic Leadership that our weekly meeting is today during advisory in the gym

Pizza Order: Today’s pizza day order is Raven, Thunderbird, Wolf and then the Orca. Thank-you to Ms. Blaikie's class for hosting.

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

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


ROMS families are invited to Silver City Movie Theatre on Sunday March 8th at 2pm to watch Ferris Bueller’s Day Off. We will have the whole theatre to ourselves and a chance to chill out with your kids and other ROMS families.

Tickets are $10 and are available at school or at this link:https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/roms-at-the-oives-ferris-buellers-day-off-tickets-93870098993?aff=ebdssbeac

See you there!