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A team from Monmouth School for Girls has triumphed in a long-running general knowledge quiz. Daisy (captain), Carys, Joana, and Freya became the first all-girls’ team from Monmouth to win the annual Prep Schools’ Challenge since it was founded in… Read more

Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools students paid their respects on Remembrance Sunday to those who served their country and made the ultimate sacrifice. Head of School at Monmouth School for Boys, Joe, and Head Girl at Monmouth School for Girls, Rachel, laid… Read more

Sixth Form students at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools had a wonderful insight into the legal profession during a successful trip to London. Ten students each from Monmouth School for Boys and Monmouth School for Girls enjoyed meeting pupils from other schools,… Read more

An extraordinary former pupil at Monmouth School for Boys was remembered in a special Armistice Day Service. Distinguished guests, including Brigadier Robert Aitken CBE, Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of Gwent; The Royal Welsh and Major-General Lennox Napier CB OBE MC DL,… Read more

A kind-hearted 13-year-old boy has raised money for charity after hosting a Hallowe’en party in Monmouth. Monmouth School for Boys’ pupil, Iestyn, organised the party for children in the reception class at Monmouth Schools Pre Prep and Nursery and their… Read more

A former Monmouth student has been named as the 2019 rugby Referee of the Year. Wayne Barnes, a former Sixth Form student at Monmouth School for Boys, picked up the World Rugby honour in Japan on Sunday 3rd November. The… Read more

A speedy 17-year-old student at Monmouth School for Boys has overcome treacherous conditions to win a prestigious European canicross title in Belgium. Rowan teamed up with his dog, Dirk, to clinch the junior crown for Great Britain at the International… Read more

In the first week of the October half term holiday, eleven Year 10 girls and two Year 10 boys took part in the German exchange with the Sigenagymnasium, Nuremberg. The pupils all stayed with families of pupils from the Sigenagymnasium… Read more

Students at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools will be taking part in the world’s greatest unrehearsed civic procession in London. Dancers and musicians from Monmouth School for Girls will be part of the vibrant and colourful street parade in The Lord Mayor’s… Read more

Two Old Monmothians impressed on the international stage today at the Rugby World Cup in Japan. Former Monmouth School for Boys’ Head Boy, Hallam Amos, scored an excellent try for Wales in a 40-17 defeat to New Zealand in the… Read more

Thirty-five pupils at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools spent six action-packed days in New York learning about the city’s fascinating history, its challenges and many opportunities. The Years 10 to 13 pupils at Monmouth School for Girls and Monmouth School for Boys… Read more

A popular teacher who spent 34 years of his career at Monmouth School has died, aged 87. Roger Smith joined Monmouth in September 1955 as Master in Charge of Spanish. He latterly taught A level Economics before becoming Director of… Read more

Former Head Boy at Monmouth School for Boys, Hallam Amos, has represented Wales at the Rugby World Cup in Japan. Hallam played on the wing and was unlucky not to get on the scoresheet in Wales’ 35-13 victory against minnows,… Read more

Pupils at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools marked World Mental Health Day on Thursday 10th October. Mental health and well-being is an important issue for the whole school community. Two experienced counsellors spoke to students at Monmouth School for Boys and Monmouth School for… Read more

Five outstanding pieces of work by three Old Monmothians have been selected for an art exhibition in London. Jason Wan’s Horse and Mr Griffin, Agassiz Chan’s Sister and Jago Harling’s Back Street and Graffiti Street are outstanding pieces and were… Read more

Professor Rory O’Connor, from Glasgow University, delivered a fascinating talk to parents and staff about understanding suicide and self-harm in young people. Professor O’Connor is a renowned expert in the field and spoke intelligently and with compassion last night at… Read more

A former Monmouth student, who sang beautifully at a spell-binding school concert earlier this year, is performing in a prestigious opera in Austria. Old Monmothian, Andrew Henley, is currently appearing as Heinrich der Schreiber, a principal role in Richard Wagner’s… Read more

The weather this year was very kind to the 96 Y9 boys and accompanying staff who made the journey to Pwll Caerog Farm in Pembrokeshire (near St David’s) for three days of exciting activities and peer bonding. This year we… Read more

Last Sunday, Monmouth School Rowing Club competed at Monmouth Autumn Head, a regatta hosted by Monmouth Town here on the Wye. The Rowing Club sent crews from every age group and achieved a good sweep of wins against over 200… Read more

A group of kayakers coped well with the after-effects of Atlantic storms to enjoy some kayak surfing on Sunday on Ogmore Beach. The older boys used the skills learnt two weeks ago at Symonds Yat on their White Water Safety… Read more