Daily Announcements

Tuesday, February 18, 2020

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Tuesday, February 18, 2020
by Taylor Musgrave - Tuesday, 18 February 2020, 8:50 AM

Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Morning Radio News @ 9:05 am

ROMS VolleyBall: Today at FIRST recess, there will be an important meeting for all grade 6 girls on ROMS White who are playing at Cedar Hill today. All members of ROMS White are asked to come to the gym after block 2 today.

Nations Cup Cross Country: Attention all students who are participating in the Nations Cup running event at Bear Mountain on February 29th. Please see Ms. Wheatley at first recess or Advisory today. She needs to get some information from you in order to register the ROMS team.

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

Choir: Choir will be cancelled today and will resume again on Thursday 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 on March 12th, 2020

Grade 8 Leadership: Could you meet Mrs. MacEwan at the start of Advisory to hand out cupcakes and chocolate.

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.

Math Challengers: Math Challengers who have not yet returned their field trip forms, please do see Mr Azim as soon as possible as our competition is this Friday. We will have one last preparation meeting on Thursday of this week.

Girls Group: Girls in rotation 1 will meet at the Blue Conference at Advisory to make tile art today.

Judo: There will be judo after school today in the Multi-Purpose Room.

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


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!