School News

Rainbow Week

During  Anti-Homophobia/Anti-Transphobia week (May 15-19) in our school district, a group of Grade 8 students did Anti-Homophobia / Anti-Transphobia presentations in every grade 6, 7 and 8 classes.... Read more

Rockheights Swim Club

New this year.  First session starts on Wed January 12th afterschool at Esquimalt Pool.  Contact  for more information... Read more

No Stone Left Alone Ceremony

Thank you to all the participants, staff & students who attended our Remembrance Day activity, No Stone Left Alone, at Esquimalt's Veterans Cemetery (God's Acres) on Friday, November 4th.... Read more

Halloween Howl Huge Success!!

Music Dept Fundraising was a howling success on Friday, October 28th.  Thanks to all our parent and student volunteers. It was a wonderful event!... Read more

2016-17 Calendar

A one page printable document can be found under Newsletters. Includes all stat holidays and non-instructional days.... Read more


2016/2017 PUBLIC BUDGET MEETINGS The Board of Education of School District No. 61 (Greater Victoria) invites members of its community to attend the following public meetings at which the 2016/2017 Operating... Read more

Fitness Room

Our Fitness Room is up and running. Thanks for all the wonderful donations. Photos of the room can be found at the end of the March 4th Newsletter.... Read more

Curriculum Celebration Afternoon

Friday, Feb 26th.  Lunch is at 11:34 to 12:19.  Students who have not completed their work for Term 2 will be staying to complete their assignments in a supervised location.... Read more

OPEN HOUSE – FEB 11 at 7:00pm

This Open House is geared to Gr. 5 students and students new to our school in Sept 2016.  It is a one hour presentation and school. We hope to see... Read more

Family Movie Night

February 12th at 6:30pm. Come and watch a movie (TBA). Popcorn and water will be available. This is a PAC sponsored event.... Read more

Festive Spirit Week

During the last week of school in December, our students council hosts a week long Festive Spirit Event with activities each day culminating in an afternoon dance on Friday, 18th.... Read more

Staff vs Students Hockey Game

Please join us for our annual staff vs students hockey game is on Thursday, December 16 at 1:15pm to 2:30 pm at the Archie Browning Centre.... Read more

Electronic Newsletters

As of October 8th, we have been emailing forms and newsletters.  If you are not receiving this information, please check your junk mail to see if they have gone there, or... Read more

Halloween Gala

Please join us for some delicious food, music and family fun! It is a costume party so be prepared to dazzle!... Read more

Year End Events

Grade 8 at Wildplay on June 11  Grade 7 at  PlayLand on June 12, Grade 6 at Fleming Beach on  June 23, Grade 8 Celebration at Fleet Club on June... Read more

Festive Spirit Week

Our Student Council has organized Spirit activities for the 3rd week in December prior to Winter Break.  Listen to morning announcements and watch for posters around the school to inform... Read more

No Stone Left Alone

Grade 6 students were invited to participate in BC's first No Stone Left Alone Ceremony on Friday, November 7th.... Read more

Festival of Lights

Me to We students are fundraising to purchase their Christmas Tree in this year's annual Festival of Lights.... Read more

Me to We Day

On Oct 22nd, our Me to We students had a wonderful day in Vancouver at the Me to We Event!... Read more

Subway lunches

Pre-ordered subway lunches started on Thursday, October 23rd.  This is a grade 7 (Team 2) fundraiser.... Read more

Device Free Zones

Reminder that all hallways and the office are device free. Students need to keep their phones and earbuds tucked away and out of sight.... Read more

Wednesday Pizza Lunch

Pizza sales have been so popular.  we've increased the order.  $2.50/slice. Proceeds go towards the Hockey Skills Academy.... Read more

PAC Executive

We had a successful October PAC meeting where the Executive was established for the 2014/15 school year. Please find a complete list under the PAC Menu.... Read more

District Orientation Afternoon

Grade 8 students to spend the afternoon touring their high school for 2014/15, while grade 5's from Macaulay and Vic West will be attending an afternoon at Rockheights, starting at... Read more

Hockey Academy Students vs Firefighters

Congratulations to our Hockey Academy students for winning their game against the Esquimalt Firefighters team on April 7th.  It was a fun event and the whole school went to the... Read more

Cancellation – Bootcamp

Due to lack of fundraising participation, we have cancelled Bootcamp this year but will host another fundraising event later in the spring. Funds raised will be returned to parents before... Read more

Battle of the Books Animoto & Sign-up

It's that time of year to sign up for the Annual Middle School Battle of the Books. For more information, check out Ms. Aerts' Animoto Read more

Students From Brazil

Students from Brazil will be arriving to Rockheights on Monday January 13 and will spend 3 weeks involved in the culture and activities of our school. We are looking forward... Read more

Rockheights Goes Green!

On Monday January 13 the students and staff of Rockheights Middle School will be recycling and composting almost everything. In each classroom and throughout the halls there will be bins... Read more

Spirit Week Events

Dec 17-Christmas on Your Roof Top; Dec 18-Annual Staff vs Students Hockey Game (9:30-11:00am);Dec 18-Holiday Sweater Day; Dec 19-Christmas Colour Day; Dec 20-Pyjama Day; Dec 20-Annual Pancake Breakfast for Students  ... Read more

Festival of Lights

This week several students and staff went to the Empress Hotel to decorate the Rockheights Middle School “Me to We” tree in support of the British Columbia Children’s Hospital Foundation.... Read more

Time Change for Lunch

Effectively immediately, the eating portion of lunch has been extended by 5 mins to allow students more time to eat in class (go to lockers/use washrooms) before heading outside for... Read more

Pizza Wednesdays

Me to We students are selling pizza for $2.50 per slice every Wednesday at lunch except October 23 when it is early dismissal for parent-teacher interviews.... Read more

Me to We Fundraising/Raffle

BC Childrens' Hospital is the current Me to We Fundraiser.  The top donating division will receive a pizza lunch.  As well, there will be a raffle for an iPod shuffle... Read more

Girl Groups

On Wednesday, October 2nd, Girls Circle and Go Girls has started.  Girls Circle is facilitated by the Restorative Justice Institute, and Go Girls is facilitated by Big Brothers and Big... Read more

Guys Only Group

Guys Only runs from 3:00 to 5:00 on Friday afternoons at the school. New members are always welcome!... Read more

We Day Celebration

On October 18, Mr. Futter will be taking 14 students to attend the Annual We Day Celebration in Vancouver.... Read more

Teacher Blogs

Don't forget to check out your teacher's blog under the heading  Staff Info (Staff Blogs).... Read more

Parent Online Resources

We've added a few online resources for parents:  Helping Your Anxious Child or Teen; Internet Safety Resource; Nutrition Links, etc.... Read more

Photo Retakes

On Monday, October 21st - afternoon only. Order forms can be picked up at the office.... Read more

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