Described as the “best concert ever”, the 2014 Margaret River Independent School’s End- of-Year Concert ...
Salvador Dali, The Sweet Valley Twins, Steffi Graf & Kathy Freeman attended MRIS recently for ...
The hardship encountered by Tanzanian school children was highlighted at Margaret River Independent School recently ...
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Peer Support kicked off this week with students from Yr 1 to 6 attending workshops. Principal, Wendy Roediger said peer support is a leadership program which MRIS has run over the past 6 years always focusing on a different emotional intelligence focus. “This year we are promoting ‘harmony’. Students participate in activities which develop values […]
Cubby material is being sought for MRIS students to use in outdoor play. Parents and friends are asked to seek out any suitable cubby construction material for use at school. Sports teacher Sean Allen will oversee regular cubby building sessions with the students as part of an outdoors connection programme. He said the idea of […]
Australia’s “Queen of Common Sense” Maggie Dent visited Margaret River Independent School on Wednesday to see first-hand the exciting learning opportunities being offered at the primary school. Making a special visit to MRIS whilst on a presentation tour of the South-west, Mrs Dent said she was keen to see the new teaching initiatives at MRIS […]
MRIS’s inaugural Fun Run was held on Friday with more than $1000 raised for school sports equipment. Organiser and Yr 4/5 teacher, Lindsay Burke said Pre-primary to Yr 1 ran 500m, while the older students ran a kilometre loop around the school. Yr 6/7 students, Noemie and Lilly completed 11 kms, and Yr 1 students […]
2015 Enrolments are NOW OPEN for Little Indies Discovery School for 3-year-olds Come along and enjoy afternoon tea with us between 1pm and 2pm on Wednesday, December 3 and have a tour of the Nyindamurra Nature Trail. See what Little Indies can offer your 3 year old through nature-based learning through play, creativity, art and environment all […]
A pop-up Ice-cream Shop came to Kindy/Pre-Primary recently with students enjoying scoops of “sandy delights” in an array of delicious flavours. Students created “ice-cream confections” and then sold them to their classmates. The pretend shop is all part of the fun of imaginative play in MRIS’s early childhood programme.
MRIS Pre-Primary students, Steel, Kai and Maisy dressed-up as their heroes—a policeman, David Attenborough and Frozen’s Elsa to help raise $84.95 for MRIS’s sponsor child, Islam Hassan.Students donated a gold coin for the privilege of dressing as someone they admire.
MRIS will host Paddy Beels, OBE recipient for Services to Education, and retired head teacher of acclaimed Wingate Nursery School in Durham, England. Association of Independent Schools WA’s Ron Gorman said MRIS had been selected amongst a number of WA schools for Paddy Beels to visit. “MRIS is doing great work and Paddy has a […]
Lance Holt students from Years 3-6 spent the morning with their local counterparts, sharing sports lessons and a tour of the Nyindamurra Nature Trail. Having come from an urban school run in a three-level city building in Fremantle with just one tree, the visiting students were amazed at the bush surroundings at the Independent School. […]