The Annual Margaret River Art Auction is now in its 14th year. This popular event continues to showcase diverse works from the region’s most prominent artists, high-profile interstate contributors, and emerging local artists. Our 2019 event will be held on Saturday 21 September at the TAFE Winery Campus on Bussell Highway from 6pm. Up to 300+ […]
Crazy Hair Day at Margaret River Independent School brightened up the wet, winter day on Thursday. Students and staff wore some weird and wonderful hair-dos including a cup cake, spider and a unicorn to raise money for the school’s Sponsor Child.
MRIS students were keen to try out MRIS’s new Nature Playground during the first week back at school for 2019. Completed during the school holidays, students were excited to check out all the features of the structure which includes a fireman’s pole, climbing frame, fort, lower level cubby, and a bucket and pulley system. The […]
Colourful characters filled the playground last week as part of MRIS’s Movie/Book Dress-up Day. More than $90 was raised through gold coin donation for the school’s Sponsor Child, Islam Hassan from Jerusalem. Kyyham and Eden took on a medieval vibe as Peter from ‘Narnia’ and ‘Brave’s’ Merida, while Jebb was an Ewok from ‘Star Wars’ […]
SISTER CRAFT: Amelia & Lucy Hamilton enjoyed the free craft activities on offer in the MRIS classrooms during the MRIS French-Canadian Open Day ‘Festival du Bois’ on Saturday. The event was a great success due to the enormous effort put in by parents and the MRIS community. Principal Wendy Roediger said Open Day is […]
Colouring-in, chatting and buddy bonding was popular at MRIS last week. Yr 5/6 visited its buddy class in Pre-primary for a persuasive text exercise and then shared a picnic lunch, while MRIS’s popular CHAT Club swung back into action offering students the chance to participate in mindful colouring-in and guided chat during lunchtime. The club […]