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HEAD ON… Power of sport

September 26th, 2017

Sport has a special power to bring people together, and sport, too, plays a significant part in the lives of pupils, former pupils and members of staff at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools. I am tremendously proud that we were chosen as… Read more

HEAD ON… It all adds up

March 20th, 2017

As a mathematician myself, I believe that a solid understanding and appreciation of the subject has a phenomenally positive effect on many areas of children’s lives. Perseverance, determination, self-confidence and intellectual rigour are just a few of the personality traits… Read more

HEAD ON… Back of the net

January 23rd, 2017

Nurturing strong links with our local community has been one of Monmouth School’s top priorities since our foundation in 1614. We have always dedicated time to organising annual outreach events for nearby state schools in order to share our fantastic… Read more

HEAD ON… Happy Grades

November 21st, 2016

“Success is not the key to happiness, happiness is the key to success.” This mantra, coined by philosopher Albert Schweitzer, is ingrained in everything we do here at Monmouth School. From the annual adventure break to stunning Pembrokeshire, designed to help Year… Read more

HEAD ON… Leagues Ahead

September 2nd, 2016

Monmouth has just been listed at number 14 in The Times’ independent boys’ school A level league tables. Reading this was a very proud moment for me. Thanks to the incredible hard work and dedication of sixth formers and staff, almost one… Read more

As the author Napoleon Hill once said, “Effort only fully releases its reward after a person refuses to quit.” With GCSE and A level examinations just around the corner, boys at Monmouth School have these inspirational words in mind, spurring them on to succeed…. Read more

HEAD ON… Boys will be boys

February 12th, 2016

‘Smart apart, but clever together’ has become somewhat of a mantra at the Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools. It used to be a taboo to suggest boys and girls learnt differently, but here we know that each sex benefits immensely from learning environments which are specifically… Read more

HEAD ON… Coding a bright future

February 12th, 2016

I have heard it said that coding is the literacy of the 21st century. With so many elements of our daily lives – every website, smartphone app and even microwave – powered by code, computing students are future architects of the digital age…. Read more

According to the outstanding exam results achieved by rowers, taking up the sport at school has proven to be a real stroke of genius. I firmly believe that striking a balance between sporting ambitions and academic work teaches pupils invaluable time management… Read more