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A Not-so-Random Act of Kindness

It all began with a single kind thought! Nickole Munyard (education assistant at our school) was watching Max Godden (our crossing man on Forrest Road) guide students over the crossing outside school in the midst of a winter rainstorm when she thought, “He should have somewhere to shelter from the rain inbetween crossings”. Being Nickole, […]

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Writers’ Circle Welcomes Miriam Wei Wei Lo

Writer’s Circle started its second season in Week 5 this term, where aspirant writers from Years 3 to 6 gather to share creative ideas and build their skills in writing.  Students excitedly received their welcome packs outlining the goals and writing genre for this season, together with their Writer’s Notebooks to collect snippets of songs and […]

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Adam Hall and the Velvet Players Visit for Musica Viva

Last week Musica Viva’s Adam Hall and the Velvet Players returned to MRPS to perform their classic Rhythm & Blues repertoire for students. They were consummate performers, captivating their audiences with their inimitable performance style, their patter, their on-stage collaboration and the professional music they produced! To quote Musica Viva, “Singer/trumpeter Adam Hall and his […]

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Bee-Bop-a-Lula Award

This week’s Bee-Bop-a-Lula Award goes to…………. Year 2 – Room 17 Ms Helen says You have demonstrated the beat and rhythm through speech, body percussion and instruments.  This is fantastic.  You are using your listening ears!   Last week’s recipient was….. Room 22 – Mrs Noble’s class Sally said it was for: learning the moves […]

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