Students at MRIS have taken part in Samaritan’s Purse Operation Christmas Child helping to make a difference to children in need. More than 15 shoebox gifts were made up by students to give to girls and boys aged from 2 to 14 years. These gift-filled shoeboxes are likely to be the only gifts ever received […]
Peace Day was celebrated at MRIS this week with a range of activities organised by the Year 5/6 class. Students created crafts including peace bandannas, dream catchers , and peace rocks. Over $160 was raised for the MRIS Sponsor Child.
Students ‘went bush’ on Thursday during MRIS’s annual Year 1 Bush School. Children enjoyed making damper and Worry Dolls, as well as weaving, a tracking activity and a fire-making session all supported with parent help. Teacher, Skye Robertson said students talked about the Aboriginal use of fire, as well as good fire and bad fire. […]
MRIS honoured grandparents when it held its 3rd Annual Grandparents Day recently. Over 30 Grandparents enjoyed morning tea, brought their favourite family recipe and a sample plate to share. They also visited classrooms and had student-guided tours on the Nyindamurra Nature Trail. Thanks to all our wonderful Grandparents who made it such a great day! […]