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Renowned educator Prof Helen Street visits MRIS

Influential educator, Professor Helen Street presented a parent education workshop ‘Better than Ok. Helping young people to flourish at school and beyond’ to the Margaret River community last week. She also facilitated a Professional Development day with MRIS staff which was very well-received. Hosted by Margaret River Independent School, Helen, who is a an applied social […]

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Work to start on new MRIS classrooms!

The old Quick-E-Mart playground was farewelled at MRIS last week. The 15 year old structure has come to the end of its used-by-date and will make way for the construction of two new classrooms. Tenders went out this week and pad preparation is scheduled during the school holidays. A new Nature Play area will be […]

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Enjoying the fun of tech at MRIS!

Money raised from the 2017 Meander Mayhem is supporting MRIS student in their Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) studies. Five Q-scout robots from Robobloq worth $650 have been purchased. Students will be working on coding techniques now accessible on school i-pads. Yr 5 teacher Lindsay Burke said students are learning important skills in sequencing […]

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MRIS Athletics Team successful at 2018 Sports Carnival

MRIS athletes have successfully competed in the Leeuwin Interschool Sports Association (LISA). Field events were held on Tuesday at Karridale Primary School and track events were held at St Thomas More against Karridale, Augusta, Rapids Landing and St Thomas More. Championships and Runner-up Championships as well as Spirit of Sport Awards are as follows: Year […]

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Renowned Educator hosted by MRIS

Influential educator, Professor Helen Street will present a parent education workshop ‘Better than Ok. Helping young people to flourish at school and beyond’ on May 3. Hosted by MRIS, Helen who is a an applied social psychologist has a passion for education and improving mental health in children She has appeared as an expert guest […]

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Taking nature tours to the public at MRIS!

In a first for MRIS,  student-led tours for the public operated on the Nyindamurra Nature Trail on Tuesday. After a year of intensive study with Yr 3 teacher, Ashley Burke and mentoring with Wardandi leader, Josh Whiteland, students shared traditional bush knowledge, delivering an informative, interactive tour for community members including shire councillor, Naomi Godden. […]

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