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An eight-year-old boy is celebrating after topping the scales for the second successive year in a popular pumpkin growing competition. Tom used a wheelbarrow to move his giant 42kg pumpkin into the main hall at Monmouth School Boys’ Prep for… Read more

The junior runners from Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools have made a positive start to the new Gwent Cross Country League campaign. The A team from Monmouth School Boys’ Prep are fifth in the standings after the opening fixture at Llandaff Fields… Read more

A 10-year-old boy from Monmouth is leading a campaign to raise awareness among his peers of mental health. Seb has tackled the Three Peaks Challenge and is raising money for Young Minds, a UK charity which supports children and young… Read more

The record try-scorer in Welsh rugby union history received a special mention at Monmouth School Boys’ Prep’s annual Prize-Giving. Winger, Shane Williams, the former British and Irish Lion, who scored 58 tries in 87 appearances for Wales, was the inspiration… Read more

A Monmouth school is celebrating the record-breaking achievements of its talented athletes in the Gwent Cross-Country League. Harry D capped Monmouth School Boys’ Prep’s most successful cross-country season, finishing runner-up in the individual section of the Novice Boys’ event. Harry… Read more

Children from Monmouth School Boys’ Prep brought their favourite characters to life to raise more than £1,000 for Sport Relief. Humphrey wore a Hulk costume, while Samuel dressed as a police officer and Tom was a moustachioed runner for a… Read more

Two Monmouth choirs joined together for the first time for a magical Choral Evensong at Brecon Cathedral.  A choir of 75 children from Monmouth School Boys’ Prep Grange Choir and Monmouth School for Boys’ Chapel Choir shone in the medieval… Read more

In-form Monmouth athlete Harry D clinched a silver medal and helped his school team to a third-placed finish at the Welsh Athletics’ Welsh Cross Country Championships in Swansea. Harry, who was representing Monmouth School Boys’ Prep, hit excellent form in… Read more

Monmouth athlete Harry D finished third in the penultimate race in the Gwent Cross-Country League at Pontypool Park. Harry remains second overall in the Novice Boys’ standings with the fifth and final race in the series set to take place… Read more

Children across Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools enjoyed a range of activities yesterday (Friday) to raise money for Velindre – Wales’ leading cancer centre. Pupils and staff from Monmouth School Boys’ Prep made donations to wear red clothing to school, while students… Read more

A teenager, whose father has overcome cancer, is urging students to paint Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools red for a day. Thirteen-year-old Darcey, a pupil at Monmouth School for Girls, has seen at first hand the tremendous work carried out by staff… Read more

A new teacher, with a strong identity to the area, has joined Monmouth School Boys’ Prep. Mr Kieran Fradd, who grew up in Newport and attended Rougemont School, is the form tutor to Prep IVHF. He will also teach the… Read more

Talented pupils from a Monmouth primary school have progressed to the regional final of a national science quiz competition. Captain Srinivas led a Monmouth School Boys’ Prep team to a thrilling win in the South-West heat of the National Inter-School… Read more

Dylan the conkerer

December 15th, 2017

Ten-year-old Dylan has triumphed in the 54th annual Monmouth School Boys’ Prep Conker Championships. After a first-round exit last year, Dylan won 10 games with his ‘Dijjie’ conker on his way to the overall 2017 title. “It wasn’t easy to… Read more

In-form Harry D snapped up a bronze medal as four athletes from Monmouth School Boys’ Prep made their debuts in the Gwent Cross-Country League. Debutant Matthew, from Prep II, finished an impressive 30th in the third race of the series… Read more

In-form Monmouth athlete Harry D is the new East Wales Under 11 Boys Cross-Country champion. The Monmouth School Boys’ Prep pupil won the title at Brecon which also doubled as the second race in the Gwent Cross-Country League. Harry (pictured… Read more

In-form Monmouth athlete Harry D took the runner-up spot in the Welsh Athletics Cross-Country Relay Championships at Monmouthshire Showground. Harry (pictured far left on the podium) represented Monmouth School Boys’ Prep, who continued their fine start to the new season… Read more

St Mary’s Church was packed as pupils from Monmouth School Boys’ Prep and Monmouth School Girls’ Prep celebrated Harvest together for the first time. Chaplain of Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools, Reverend Clifford Swartz, spoke about the importance of being thankful for… Read more

Runners from Monmouth School Boys’ Prep have made an excellent start to the new Gwent Cross-Country League season. Harry D (pictured, left) was in sparkling form at Llandaff Fields in Cardiff, finishing third – out of 118 starters – in… Read more

Humble by Nature Visit

October 13th, 2017

The boys in Prep II enjoyed their visit to Humble Farm, where they saw a variety of livestock. Particular favourites were the goats and the pigs. The boys enjoyed feeding the pigs apples! Whilst doing this, they learned a number… Read more

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