MRIS observed National Sorry Day today coming together to share the steps towards healing for ...
Colourful characters filled the playground last week as part of MRIS’s Movie/Book Dress-up Day. More ...
Margaret River Independent School students were represented at the 2017 Anzac Parade held in Margaret ...
The colourful diversity of costumes was a highlight of Harmony Day held at MRIS on ...
MRIS observed National Sorry Day today coming together to share the steps towards healing for the Stolen Generations, their families and communities. A new flagpole was installed at the school specifically to fly the Australian Indigenous Flag which was raised during the service. A minutes silence was observed. Year Five students, Lowana O’Grady, Emma Heyink […]
Colourful characters filled the playground last week as part of MRIS’s Movie/Book Dress-up Day. More than $90 was raised through gold coin donation for the school’s Sponsor Child, Islam Hassan from Jerusalem. Kyyham and Eden took on a medieval vibe as Peter from ‘Narnia’ and ‘Brave’s’ Merida, while Jebb was an Ewok from ‘Star Wars’ […]
A member of the ‘ MRIS Quenda Squad’ hasreturned to school. Also known as theSouthern Brown Bandicoot (lsoodon obesulus), the quenda (from the Noongar word kwent) is a short-nosed bandicoot, a type of marsupial found mostly in the south-west of WA. Roaming the Pre-Primary area looking for food scraps, a quenda has been sighted by […]
“Above the Water” by local artist Paris Hawken has won the Art Auction’s inaugural $1500 ‘Margaret River Art Award’ sponsored by Bendigo Bank. The cyanotype was chosen from over 60 other artworks. In past years a local guest artist attends the auction and pick out their favourite piece, this year and moving into the future, […]
Basketball is king at Margaret River Independent School thanks to two new basketball hoops recently acquired by the school. Sports Specialist, Sean Allen was lucky enough to get a great deal on the equipment from Sports Power Margaret River with money raised at the 2016 Meander Mayhem Fun Run. The popular Fun Run will be […]
Margaret River Independent School students were represented at the 2017 Anzac Parade held in Margaret River on Anzac Day. Laying a floral wreath in MRIS colours were Year Six students, Sholto Armstrong, Billy Freeman and Kareena Munnich-Trezise. Principal Wendy Roediger said the school has been involved in the community service for many years now. “It […]