A recent gig by MRIS band, ‘Devil Angels’ was hailed a great success at the ‘Small Schools Big Day Out’ held recently. ‘Devil Angels’ was part of the line-up at the inaugural event held at Margaret River Montessori. Manfred Bruggler said it was a good experience for the band to see other school bands performing. […]
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. […]
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 […]
Magical characters from books and movies came to life at MRIS on Wednesday when money was raised for the school’s Sponsor Child, Mohammad from Bethlehem during Dress-up Day. Over $70 was raised through a gold coin donation from students who dressed up in their favourite movie or book character.