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On Monday morning the Prep III boys were accompanied up to Inglefield House to take part in a maths activity morning alongside their Year 5 counterparts. The brilliant morning featured team activities and challenges both inside the classrooms and outside…. Read more

Last Saturday, our Head Boy, Oliver, organised a sponsored walk with Prep IV in order to raise money for his chosen charity, WWF. The boys climbed The Sugarloaf. It was very well supported and Oliver managed to raise £590 through… Read more

Eleven pupils took part in the Confirmation service in the Monmouth School Chapel on 14th May, at which the Bishop of Monmouth (the Rt Revd Richard Pain) preached, confirmed candidates and presided at Holy Communion.  Boys and girls took part… Read more

Outdoor Classroom day

May 18th, 2017

On Thursday we were blessed with a beautiful sunny day on which to celebrate Outdoor Classroom Day. The day began with a chance to climb a fantastic mobile climbing wall, with even some our three year olds being brave enough to… Read more

We were all ridiculously proud of our clever Reception children on Wednesday when they took us on a journey to ‘Busy Town’ during their class assembly. The children showed us just how challenging and varied the lives of our emergency… Read more

Five giant balloons were launched on a mission to space by 42 boys who have been working on the project since November last year. The High Altitude Balloon (HAB) Club, run by 17-year-old Sam at Monmouth School, created precious payloads… Read more

Over 50 boys from the rowing club from the 3rd Form upwards competed at Bristol Avon Regatta last Saturday with great success, racing various clubs as well as local rivals Cheltenham and Monkton as well as Canford and Pangbourne from… Read more

EAL trip to Big Pit

May 15th, 2017

Form III and IV EAL students explored some Welsh History on Sunday by visiting the Big Pit Museum in Blaenavon. The guide leading the trip was a former miner, and entertained the students with a wealth of stories and knowledge…. Read more

French debating news

May 15th, 2017

On May 5th Monmouth School hosted the French debate 2017. The motion was, “In order to fight terrorism, it is necessary for governments to implement mass surveillance of their citizens”. As well as the two teams from our own school,… Read more

Over 100 boys took part in the Grange Sponsored Speedshot, with the aim of providing the school with new football goals and kit. Everyone was hugely enthusiastic and competitive, recording some very powerful shots. Prizes will be awarded to the… Read more

On Monday, Prep IV visited the SWALEC Stadium, Cardiff, home of Glamorgan County Cricket Club. After an introductory talk on the history of the ground, the boys embarked on a behind the scenes tour. This included a visit to the… Read more

Prep IV were treated to a morning of code breaking activities, led by visitors from GCHQ. They explored the history of code and learned about some of the different coding methods, including: substitution, steganography and cryptography. They learned how these… Read more

A party of forty Monmouth School and HMSG musicians has secured a rare invitation to perform in St. Peter’s in Rome. The singers and string players will provide music for a service in the largest church in the world as… Read more

Year 2 RAF Workshop

May 11th, 2017

The Year 2 children welcomed Chris on Monday morning who told the children a little bit about life in the RAF. He showed the children how a honeycomb structure ensures a very strong, yet light wing design. Chris was very… Read more

On Wednesday the children gathered on the field to take part in their sponsored Muddy Puddle Walk. They had to travel around the field collecting character tokens from the Peppa Pig stories, stopping to jump in the big puddles along… Read more

Monmouth School has been praised in the latest edition of Tatler magazine’s highly regarded Schools Guide. Whilst praising the academic achievements of the school (‘45% per cent of last year’s A-Level grades were A*-A, with a hefty Oxbridge list’) they… Read more

Prep I bluebell walk

May 7th, 2017

Both Prep I classes have enjoyed visiting the woods on the Kymin this week in their art lessons. They spent time matching the colours that they could see using watercolours, completing close observational sketches of bluebells and sketching woodland landscapes.

Lacrosse stars from Haberdashers’ Monmouth School for Girls have high hopes of representing Wales in the world championships after defeating Scotland at home internationals. Elinor, Sofia, Annabel, Catrin and Bethan, who all take part in intense monthly training sessions with… Read more

On Wednesday May 3rd Alan Shrimpton of the Hybrid Air Vehicle company visited Monmouth in a visit organised by Mr Dunn, to give a talk in the Physics department to the RAF section of the CCF and Physics A-Level students…. Read more

The Monmouth Rockets joint schools softball club triumphed at the end of April when they won the Manchester Softball League’s Bronze Cup. Success didn’t seem likely at first with the Rockets getting off to an awful start. Sluggish after a… Read more