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A teenage footballer at Monmouth School for Boys has scored a fine goal on his regional debut. Seb helped the Independent Schools Football Association’s (ISFA) South Under-16s team to a crushing 6-1 win against Essex Schools. The 15-year-old netted in… Read more

Pupils at Monmouth School for Boys received a special visit from a Buddhist monk this week. Lama Samten,who lives in New Zealand but originates from Tibet, is also a teacher and spoke to GCSE Religious Studies students. He highlighted the… Read more

Cricketers in Monmouth have started their winter programme under the watchful eye of a senior Glamorgan coach. A group of leading seam bowlers from Monmouth School for Boys and Monmouth School Boys’ Prep have been put through their paces by… Read more

A Monmouth schoolboy has joined forces with his new hound to win a World sporting title in Poland. Teenager Rowan triumphed alongside his pet, Vrank, while representing Great Britain, in the Junior Men’s category at the International Canicross Federation’s World Championships…. Read more

A 15-year-old Monmouth cricketer has capped a golden summer by gaining selection for Glamorgan’s academy. Harry, a talented opening batsman, scored a remarkable 2,037 runs in 2018 and hit five centuries, including 106 not out against England Women at Loughborough…. Read more

Harry Potter-style magic potions, explosions and smoke rings were among mind-blowing demonstrations for primary school children at a science workshop in Monmouth. Almost 750 children flocked to the Blake Theatre to watch a whiz-bang show from Monmouth School for Boys’… Read more

Former Monmouth student, Jeremy Lawlor, scooped a top honour at Glamorgan County Cricket Club’s end-of-season awards. The ex-Monmouth School for Boys’ ace was named Glamorgan’s Second team Player of the Year on Friday 28th September. He received the award from Glamorgan… Read more

The newly-appointed head boy, who hopes to study Medicine at Oxford, wants to inspire his peers at Monmouth School for Boys. Charlie, the new Head of School, is hoping to pass on his love of music, particularly the bassoon, piano… Read more

Huge congratulations to Will & Archie who have had a very successful Summer of kayaking. Both boys were selected for the Pan Celtic Championships at Holme Pierre Pont, & unexpectedly the Welsh teams won both the Junior 14 & Junior… Read more

Year 9 go wild in Pembrokeshire

September 27th, 2018

Tuesday 18th September 2018 saw 77 Yr 9 boys and 7 staff embark on the journey to Pwll Caerog Farm in Pembrokeshire (near St David’s) for three days of exciting activities and peer bonding. The boys got the chance to take part… Read more

Year 12 students in Monmouth Schools Sixth Form joined together recently for an action-packed afternoon of team-building exercises. The activities, under the supervision of the Royal Air Force, were organised to mark the launch of co-educational teaching in the Sixth… Read more

Students cook up a culinary treat

September 21st, 2018

Students at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools have been cooking up a treat. As part of the Sixth Form enrichment programme, students from Monmouth School for Boys and Monmouth School for Girls have been enjoying a cookery course. Pupil, Katie, said: “The… Read more

A promising teenager has been selected for the Independent Schools Football Association’s (ISFA) South Under-16s representative squad. Monmouth School for Boys’ student, Seb, will feature against Essex Schools at Chigwell School on Sunday 14th October after impressing in trials at… Read more

A group of teenage friends have raised more than £2,700 in memory of an aspiring cox after tackling the gruelling Loch Ness rowing challenge. Rowers from Monmouth School for Boys were on track to set a new record for rowing… Read more

A former Monmouth schoolboy has qualified for next year’s Ironman World Championships in Hawaii after winning his age group in one of the toughest endurance races. Old Monmothian, Finn Arentz, took first place in the 18 to 24 age category… Read more

Hockey ace impresses for Wales

September 13th, 2018

A sportsman at Monmouth School for Boys has been showcasing his impressive hockey skills with Wales. Sixth Form student, Dan, was a member of Wales Under-17 boys’ squad which played as Celtic Jaguars at the England Hockey Futures Cup. Playing under… Read more

A long-serving member of staff who loved the outdoors and supported a host of headmasters at Monmouth has died peacefully after a short illness, aged 81. Mr Peter Nickells was a hard-working and dedicated member of staff at Monmouth School… Read more

Teenage friends from a Monmouth school will be tackling a monster rowing challenge on Loch Ness on Saturday 15th September in memory of an aspiring cox. Eight rowers from Monmouth School for Boys are raising funds towards the cost of… Read more

Talented students from Monmouth lit up Creates Gallery with an array of stunning artwork in an eye-catching End of Year Exhibition. The exhibition included outstanding pieces from Monmouth School for Boys’ A level students Wilfrid, Robert, Angus, Harry S, Samuel,… Read more

A life-changing Indian summer

August 30th, 2018

A group of intrepid students from Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools broadened their horizons and embarked upon a month long expedition to India. Accompanied by five members of staff, the 26 teenagers from Monmouth School for Boys and Monmouth School for Girls… Read more