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Going Bush at MRIS!

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. […]

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Celebrating Grandparents Day at MRIS!

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! […]

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Mia and Kiva come back to MRIS!

Two former MRIS students came ‘back to school’ recently to assist with Margaret River Senior High School’s transition process. The current MRIS  Year 6 students were keen to listen to the experiences of Kiva Cresswell and Mia Coleman who graduated from MRIS in 2016. MRSHS’s Chris Buckland said it was important that new students had […]

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Culture Camp at MRIS!

Immersing in indigenous culture was just one of the many activities MRIS students from Year 2 and 3 enjoyed while on an overnight camp at Wharncliffe Mill last week. Teachers Ashley Burke and Kate Appleton said the children also participated in outdoor learning, bush crafts, scavenger hunting and nature play. “We can’t express how grateful […]

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