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Harmony Day promotes belonging at MRIS!

MRIS celebrated Australia’s cultural diversity during 2018 Harmony Day. Students and staff performed the ‘Harmony song’, dressed in orange and cultural costume, and odd shoes and socks to raise $92 for the school’s sponsor child. All classes decorated a Harmony Tree with different coloured thumbprints signifying unity. “Harmony Day creates a great opportunity for all […]

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Celebrating Belonging at MRIS!

‘Everyone belongs’ is the theme for this year’s Harmony Day . Held on March 21 Day , this event celebrates Australia’s cultural diversity. It’s about inclusiveness, respect and a sense of belonging . Yr 6 is embracing this theme by creating a Harmony Tree which will be decorated with different coloured thumbprints from each student […]

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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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Happy Harmony Day at MRIS

The colourful diversity of costumes was a highlight of Harmony Day held at MRIS on Tuesday. Students were invited to come dressed in a “Culture of your Choice” and pay a gold coin donation for the privilege of celebrating “the beauty and diversity of our world”. Over $90 was raised and will go to MRIS […]

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