New Headmaster appointed at The Grange, Monmouth Preparatory School

February 5th, 2016

A new headmaster with a passion for outdoor education has been selected to lead The Grange. Mr Neil Shaw has been appointed Head of the Grange and will take up the role in September 2016. Currently Headmaster of Westonbirt Prep School, Read more

Girls’ school is officially excellent in every way

February 5th, 2016

A sector-leading girls’ school has been rated as “excellent” in every aspect of its work by Estyn, Wales’ answer to Ofsted. According to inspectors, Haberdashers’ Monmouth School for Girls and its preparatory school, Inglefield House, are achieving “extremely high” standards Read more

Tickets available for HMSG and Monmouth School production of Beauty and the Beast: 9-12 March

February 4th, 2016

Tickets cannot be bought without a completed Booking Form returned to Reception at either HMSG or Monmouth School. Ticket Booking Form Beauty and the Beast (PDF – 70Kb) Payment can only be made by cheque, cash or charge to a pupil’s Read more

CCF glam up for Regimental Dinner

February 1st, 2016

CCF cadets and a very special goat got glammed up for an insightful evening at the Royal Welsh Regiment’s Maindy Barracks in Cardiff. The lucky sixth formers from Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools were invited to a Regimental Dinner on Thursday which began by meeting Read more

Oxford and Cambridge offers flood in for Monmouth

January 25th, 2016

Twelve talented pupils from Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools have been offered the life-changing opportunity to study at Oxford and Cambridge universities. Focus and determination have paid off for eight boys from Monmouth School and four girls from Haberdashers’ Monmouth School for Read more

School dog sparks online canine craze

January 25th, 2016

Canine companions have given boarding schools across the country something to bark about on Twitter this week after a mutt from Monmouth inspired a new hashtag. Thanks to a picture of Humphrey, a cocker spaniel who lives at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Read more

Children raise the roof at percussion workshop

January 19th, 2016

More than 650 schoolchildren learned about a whole range of fantastic instruments at a hands-on percussion workshop. Taking place at Monmouth School’s Blake Theatre, three sessions of the noisy masterclass delighted youngsters on Thursday, January 14. Pupils in Years 5 Read more

Thousands log on to magical game created by Monmouth School pupils

January 19th, 2016

Deadly arrow rain and fire tornados are among the amazing powers which have attracted more than 3,000 people worldwide to play a new computer game created by schoolboys. Olympia RPG is a mind-blowing roleplay game, painstakingly built in Minecraft by Read more

Tickets on sale for Wyastone Concert, 11 February 2016

January 13th, 2016

Choral and Orchestral Concert for the National Eisteddfod of Wales 2016 – Wyastone Concert Hall, Thursday 11th February 2016, 7.30pm As in previous years, this year the choirs of HMSG and Monmouth School will join forces with HMSG Year 7 Read more

HMSG and Monmouth School pupils pick up prizes at 2015 Innovations Awards

January 12th, 2016

Eleanor from HMSG was awarded with the prestigious Intellectual Property Award prize at the recent Innovations Awards held by the WJEC. Her A level project was picked out from 500 nominations across Wales with its combination of craftsmanship and crisp Read more

Joint HMSG and Monmouth School visit to Berlin

January 5th, 2016

This impressive city has been described as loud, tolerant, multicultural, historical, modern,  creative, political, trendy, lively….  during the first week  of the Christmas holidays a small group of Year 11, 12 and 13  HMSG and Monmouth School students of German Read more

Olympic medallist honoured to re-open school sports hall

December 7th, 2015

An Olympic silver medallist felt “privileged” to watch the next generation of female athletes in action when he officially re-opened a school’s revamped sports hall. Old Monmothian, Lord Colin Moynihan, returned to Haberdashers’ Monmouth School for Girls on Friday – Read more

HMSSO Workshop 1 – 2015/16

November 17th, 2015

The first of three workshops which this year has been organised by HMSG, took place in Hamersley Hall and St Catherine’s, and is being directed by Amy Clouter. The repertoire as always is challenging, and will demand lots of individual Read more

Joint art exhibition to unite schools

November 16th, 2015

Creative teenagers from three senior schools are joining forces to put on a diverse and exciting art exhibition for their community. Around 60 pupils from Years 11 to 13 at Monmouth School, Haberdashers’ Monmouth School for Girls and Monmouth Comprehensive Read more

Don’t miss gangster musical Bugsy Malone

October 23rd, 2015

Talented pupils have formed an orchestra to provide the live soundtrack to a gangster-packed production of Bugsy Malone by the Monmouth Music Theatre Youth group. Taking to the stage at Haberdashers’ Monmouth School for Girls tonight and twice tomorrow, the Read more

Designers use STEM skills to make egg-launching rockets

October 8th, 2015

Budding engineers learnt how to design and make rockets to safely launch eggs through the air during an explosive day of teamwork and problem-solving. Nearly 80 children gathered at Haberdashers’ Monmouth School for Girls on Tuesday to take part in Read more

Pupil-led literary festival shortlisted for national award

September 14th, 2015

A unique pupil-led celebration of literature has been shortlisted for a national award. The annual Monmouth Literary Festival, which took over the town’s venues for the second time this summer, is up for Best Independent-Maintained School Collaboration in the TES’ Read more

Crikey! HMSG Sisters become youngest ever entrepreneurs to face the Dragons

September 7th, 2015

Two entrepreneurial sisters have become the youngest business people ever to face the famously formidable Dragons’ Den panel. Inventor Sky, 12, and her sister Kia, 14, presented their innovative gadget Crikey Bikey, a harness to help parents teach kids to Read more

Tatler Schools Guide 2016

September 2nd, 2015

Highly-regarded society magazine Tatler has praised the Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools’ outstanding sports teams, musicians and top-notch facilities. Hot off the press, Tatler Schools Guide 2016, highlights Monmouth School as a “Welsh dragon”, who “knows what makes boys tick”, with HMSG Read more

Japanese exchange trip broadens pupils’ horizons

August 24th, 2015

Lucky pupils have just returned from an “eye-opening” trip to Japan, where they immersed themselves in the country’s culture. Eleven teenagers from Haberdashers’ Monmouth School for Girls and Monmouth School, from Years 10 to 13, travelled to Osaka for the Read more