Students will be able to sign up for their lockers as of Wednesday, September 5th, 2018 at noon.
Access to the lockers is gained through our Raven’s App.
Temporary bus passes are available for pick up in the school office starting Tuesday, September 4th, 2018.
The bus passes will be required starting the first week of school to ride the school bus. Students will be picked up on Tuesday morning without their bus passes.
Permanent bus passes will be available at a later date.
We receive many phone calls over the summer from parents wondering what school supplies their son or daughter should bring to Royal Bay Secondary School in September. At Royal Bay, some teachers will want students to bring specific items to work on assignments; this information will be communicated during the first week of classes. We have, however, come up with a generic list of items that could be used in all classes, and will be helpful during those first few days until parents can shop for the specialty items:
- 3-ring binder with loose leaf paper & dividers
- Pens & pencils
The school will be closed for a full staff meeting until 1:00 pm on Thursday, August 30, 2018.
The school office will reopen at 1:00 pm.
Counselors and teachers will not be available for the remainder of the day.
Our school photo day is the first Friday back.
All students will receive information about photo packages.
All students will have their photo taken as this is use for their school ID, yearbook and bus passes.
There is no obligation to purchase photo packages.
FIRST DAY OF CLASSES
Tuesday, September 4th, 2018
Only Grades 9 and 10 students
Wednesday, September 5th 2018
All students attend a full time schedule.
Only the Grade 12 students can collect their timetables on either, August 28th or 29th.
Timetables will be handed out to all Grades 9-12 students on their first day of school.
Bussing for September 4th, 2018
School buses will be running 3 hours early on September 4, 2018. For example if your student is scheduled to be picked up at 3:20pm, they will be picked up at 12:20 pm on September 4th only.
Bus schedules will be running at regular times for the remainder of the week.
For more information please see poster: Sexual Health Clinic
West Shore Health Unit
345 Wale Rd.
Wednesdays 1:00 – 2:30pm
Wellness Centre @ Belmont
3041 Langford Lake Rd.
Thursdays 1:00 – 2:30pm
Sooke Health Unit
#104 – 6672 Wadams Way
Fridays 1:00 – 2:30pm
In 2016, Royal Bay Secondary began a ‘School Travel Planning’ process; a focused method aiming to increase the number of students and families who travel actively to school and decrease traffic congestion around the school site.
‘Active travel’ is choosing modes of transportation that use our bodies. By walking, biking, taking transit or using a ‘Drive to Five’ location we will create a safer school environment, increase our children’s ability to sit, focus and learn, address mental, physical and emotional health concerns that are present for many families today, create a strong connected community and show appreciation for the natural spaces around us.
Please consider the attached ‘Best Routes’ map to find your walking or cycling route, your nearest transit stops or your nearest ‘Drive to Five’ location.
Please find attached below more information, including a route map.
Click on the link below to sign up for lockers at Royal Bay
Click on the link below to download the New RBSS Raven’s App