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.
Over $100 was raised during MRIS Odd Socks Day to celebrate World Kindness Day last week. Students paid a gold coin donation for the privilege of wearing Odd Socks or any oddly matched garment. The money raised will go towards “Special Children’s Christmas Big Day Out”, a worthy initiative by the Lions Cancer Institute which […]
For the privilege of dressing in Halloween costumes, students and teachers gave a gold coin donation to raise funds for the school’s sponsor child, Mohammed. Over $80 was raised.
MRIS student, Tahlia Serra’s lovely auburn locks will be made into a wig for people going through chemo or with Alopecia. She donated her hair last week after losing her Nan to cancer last year. “After watching Nan go through chemo I made a decision to have my hair cut off and donate it to […]
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 […]
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’ […]