Archive | Excursions

Strapped In: Jazz Morwitzer (Yr 4) tested out the ambulance stretcher at St John Ambulance 
sub centre.

Emergency Insight!

The devastating effect of bush fires was the topic of conversation when the MRIS  Yr4/5 class visited the Margaret River Volunteer Fire and Rescue Service (MRVFRS) last Thursday morning. Students were given a tour of the station by the Brigade Captain and shown what it is like when there is a real call out! The […]

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MRIS Visit Weir

  MRIS Year 2/3 students visited the Margaret River Weir on a search for microinvertebrates, assisted by the Cape to Cape Catchment Group. Assisted by Cape-to Cape Catchment group co-ordinator Tracey Muir and South West Catchments Council’s Zac Webb, the students learned about catchment flora and fauna and the indigenous values of the river.    

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Famous Author Delights Local Students

courtesy of the Augusta-Margaret River Mail, 17th April, 2013 MORRIS Gleitzman, international best-selling author and hero to thousands of aspiring young writers, visited Margaret River Independent School recently. In town to speak at a seminar hosted by school and the Association for Independent Schools WA, Gleitzman toured the school and donated 12 signed novels. More than […]

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Big school visit

MRIS students took part in Destination High School on Wednesday and Thursday, visiting Margaret River Senior High School to familiarise themselves with the classrooms and studies they may attend in future. The year 6 and 7 students were aided by the MRSHS year 8 students, and had fun doing photography, sewing, cooking, woodwork, art, science, […]

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