Mimili Anangu School (08)89562999 dl.1527.info@schools.sa.edu.au

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Junior Primary having some fun whilst practising how to give and follow directions โ†”๏ธโ†•๏ธ Watch out for those blue 'traps'! ... See MoreSee Less

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very clever kids ๐Ÿฅฐ ~use Yankunytjatjara language too for directions. ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿพ (teach both English and Yankunytjatjara) -tjukaruru - mala -waku -tjampu

Students from the Secondary class worked hard all week at the Trade Training Centre. They worked together to learn about many areas of construction. On the first day they each built a wall frame, learning about measuring and levelling. The favourite words they learnt were "flush, plumb and square".
They learnt how to use saws, drills and attach gyprock. On the second and third day they learnt how to tile the wall. They cut tiles to a set measurement, glued them in place and grouted the wall. A big week of learning and some very promising trades people in the making!
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Secondary students at the Trade Training Centre doing Building and Construction.
They were building a wall today.
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The best thing!

Keep up the good work! My house needs a fixing

A reflection back to Day 4 of camp with a Mercedes College visit, fun at Latitude and the movies. The Upper Primary class are almost back in Mimili ready for a big sleep tonight. ... See MoreSee Less

Day 3 of the Upper Primary camp saw the students walking and planting trees. ... See MoreSee Less

Day 2 of Upper Primary Camp starting with a good breakfast. ... See MoreSee Less

At Alice Springs Airport ready to fly to Adelaide - enjoy the ride Upper Primary! ... See MoreSee Less

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have fun UP class, see you mob in Adelaide ๐Ÿ’™

Have a great time

Upper Primary ready to leave Mimili for camp. ... See MoreSee Less

Upper Primary ready to leave Mimili for camp.

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Have a great time in Adelaide ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป

Have fun tjitji tjuta!

Get back to the bush

Enjoy

A fantastic day of celebration for the Paint the Lands ReAd, Black and Yellow at Mimili.
Children and families joined in the celebrations at Mimili as the 100th school to participate. The egg hatching brought much excitement for everyone. Out of Mimili's egg hatched a maku!
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Looks like a wonderful family day, fun had by all! Warka wiru tjitji tjuta munu Mimili Anangu School

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Community

Our community is located in South Australia, approximately 70 km west of the Stuart Highway and 380 km south of Alice Springs.

Mimili is an Anangu community on the Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara Lands in the north west of South Australia.

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Working at Mimili

Currently, staff comprises of both contract and permanent teachers who work closely with an Anangu Coordinators and Anangu Education Workers.

A supportive Performance Development Planning environment exists. New graduates can be involved in..

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Curriculum

At Mimili our approach to Australian Curriculum delivery is being continuously developed and improved.

We implement the EYLF in both playgroup and preschool with a 2016 focus of including the DECD literacy and numeracy indicators for the preschoolers.

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The majority of students at Mimili are Anangu and their first language is Pitjantjatjara or Yankunytjatjara, as this is usually the language spoken at home. The students are only formally introduced to English when they start school.

A significant factor for Anangu Communities and Schools is the transient nature of the population. The School can have students who attend for periods of days or weeks and then return to their home communities.

The Anangu people tend to live in family groups within Mimili Anangu Community or on their Homelands.

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