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Film Focus: MRIS Showcases Indigenous Culture Connection

MRIS’s unique Indigenous Program led by the school’s Wadandi Mentor, Josh Whiteland of Koomal Dreaming will be highlighted in a short film. Shot on campus last week, the film will be used as a marketing tool to showcase the connection between MRIS students, their Wadandi Mentor, and their knowledge of the local Noongar culture. It […]

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Children’s Rights in the Spotlight at MRIS!   

The ‘Rights of Children’ were in the spotlight recently for MRIS Year 6 students as part of the school’s health curriculum. Students discussed ‘rights’ like education, shelter, food, and  safety  as well as responsibilities required to allow people to have their rights supported, for instance… following the rules or standing up for their rights and […]

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Calm Change at Church

A new Sensory Calming Space will be created in the school’s Library providing all MRIS students with access to a calming, tranquil place. MRIS principal, Wendy Roediger said the Sensory Calming Space can be accessed by all children depending on their emotional needs. Funding to create the area came from a successful application under the […]

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Remote learning success at MRIS

  The recent implementation of Remote Learning at MRIS during the current Covid 19 pandemic was embraced by staff, parents and students demonstrating an excellence in on-line teaching. As the school reintroduces face-to-face learning in physical classrooms this week, MRIS Principal Wendy Roediger (pictured left) said Remote Learning programs put into action during recent weeks, […]

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MRIS remembers the ANZACS!

    The tradition of honouring fallen soldiers on ANZAC Day continued despite the Covid 19 Pandemic with a staggered wreath laying ceremony at Memorial Park in Margaret River. MRIS  Year 5 student, John Chugg represented MRIS. He laid a wreath at the Margaret River War  Memorial whilst wearing his grandfather’s medals from World War […]

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