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Flying High with the Eagles at MRIS!

West Coast Eagles players Oscar Allen, Ryan Burrows and Brad Sheppard visited MRIS on Tuesday to talk about their AFL. journey and the importance of keeping healthy and living an active lifestyle. They also discussed the emergence of female football players and how being female was no barrier to an illustrious football career. On Wednesday, […]

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MRIS features in Maggie Dent’s top Nature Play picks!

After impressing respected Australian education and childhood expert Maggie Dent on a visit in 2014, the Margaret River Independent School has received the tick of approval, featured in Dent’s Nature Play Gallery. The gallery features 47 schools from around the country that have integrated the principles of nature play into their play spaces. “There is a […]

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Building for the future:  Nola Marino (centre) discussed the construction of two new classrooms with Lyn Serventy and Wendy Roediger.

Classroom Expansion at MRIS!

MRIS has secured a $100,000 Capital Grant from the Federal Government to go towards the construction of two new classrooms in 2018. The new classrooms will accommodate the expansion of the school into single stream classes as MRIS enters its 37th year of operation. Local MP, Nola Marino visited the school on Tuesday to meet […]

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Extra-curricular activities at MRIS!

The MRIS surfing program was once again a great success in 2017 with our senior students hitting the waves of Redgate beach during a four week surfing program with Josh Palamateer’s Surf Academy. http://mrsurf.com.au/. MRIS strives to offer quality extra-curricular opportunities like surfing, gymnastics and most recently a pop-up restaurant collaboration with Knee Deep Wines. […]

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