Jumping against heart disease

JUMPING into the fight against heart disease and stroke became a mission for the students from Margaret River Independent School last week. The Year 4/5 students raised approximately $1000 when they  performed a Jump Rope for Heart skipping exhibition for the rest of the school. Trained during an intensive three week skipping program by their […]

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Strapped In: Jazz Morwitzer (Yr 4) tested out the ambulance stretcher at St John Ambulance 
sub centre.

Emergency Insight!

The devastating effect of bush fires was the topic of conversation when the MRIS  Yr4/5 class visited the Margaret River Volunteer Fire and Rescue Service (MRVFRS) last Thursday morning. Students were given a tour of the station by the Brigade Captain and shown what it is like when there is a real call out! The […]

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Trail entry: Jasset and Sholto at the Nyindamurra Nature Trail entry

MRIS Exceptional!

An excellent educational experience with an exceptional environment”… this is the view of the Department of Education after recently granting MRIS an extended registration period of 3 years. Reviewers from the Department visited MRIS in June to ensure all facets of the school were consistent with government guidelines. MRIS Governing Body chairperson, Nick Dornan said […]

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MRIS_FRENCHOPENDAY_2014_CA_26French Fun: MRIS principal, Wendy Roediger carried out “Meet and Greet” in fabulous French-style!

Vive Le France

The 2014 French Open Day was a great success with the whole school community coming together to organise a wonderful event. Up to 200 people passed through the Arc De Triomphe, over 150 lunches were sold, and plenty of ice-cream was consumed. Year 2 MRIS student, Charlie Murray won a trip home in the authentic […]

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Fabulous French Fun!

Get ready for a day of French fun as we prepare for MRIS’s French Open Day to be held on Saturday, September 20. This year we are lucky enough to have the Makers Market attending as well as the “Fission Gypsies”, a French-style jazz band headed by our own Manfred Bruggler, as well as performances […]

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