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Busy week of rugby

October 1st, 2017

It has been a busy week of Rugby at MBP with fixtures on Monday, Wednesday and Friday. On Monday, the U10’s played King’s Hawford in a set of closely contested home fixtures. Wednesday saw the U11’s visit Hereford Cathedral School… Read more

Young horseman Tommy scooped a top honour in a show jumping competition yesterday at Herefordshire Country Fair. The 11-year-old was the best overall rider for his section in an inter-hunt relay. Tommy, his eight-year-old sister Megan and Bronwyn rode on… Read more

Archie’s Kayaking Success

June 11th, 2017

Archie, in Prep IV, is a member of Monmouth School Kayak Club and has been very successful in recent competitions. Archie was selected to join the Welsh Slalom Squad at the weekend and was also promoted to Division 2. He… Read more

An 11-year-old cricketer has become the first pupil at his school to score a century since 2011. Gus, who goes to The Grange Monmouth Preparatory School, achieved this outstanding feat during a 25 overs match against Cardiff and The Vale…. Read more

Over 100 boys took part in the Grange Sponsored Speedshot, with the aim of providing the school with new football goals and kit. Everyone was hugely enthusiastic and competitive, recording some very powerful shots. Prizes will be awarded to the… Read more

On Monday, Prep IV visited the SWALEC Stadium, Cardiff, home of Glamorgan County Cricket Club. After an introductory talk on the history of the ground, the boys embarked on a behind the scenes tour. This included a visit to the… Read more

House Cross Country

February 25th, 2017

The annual House Cross Country proved to be testing this year with the boys racing in freezing conditions, with even snow at one point! Thank you to the FROGs who provided the boys with a wellearned hot chocolate at the… Read more

Ping pong players from all corners of the globe came together to compete in The Grange Monmouth Preparatory School’s first Table Tennis World Championships. Fiercely competitive, and yet very friendly, duos represented China, Wales, England and Chile at the inaugural… Read more

Grange Football Tournament

January 20th, 2017

Around 100 budding footballers from local primary schools came together to compete in the 20th annual Grange Invitational 6-a-side Tournament on Wednesday afternoon. Teams of all abilities played a total of 26 games at The Grange Monmouth Preparatory School to determine… Read more

Showjumping success

January 7th, 2017

At the end of last term Tommy and Lloyd joined forces with Megan and Millie from Inglefield House to compete in the NSEA Regional Finals. In the show jumping, the team came 2nd in the 50cm jumps and 2nd in… Read more

House Rugby

December 10th, 2016

All of the boys at The Grange competed in the annual House Rugby tournament this week. Some excellent rugby was played across all of the year groups with the boys keen to do the best for their House. The tournament… Read more

Trampolining success for Lawrence

November 26th, 2016

We are very proud of Lawrence for his latest Trampolining achievements. Lawrence won the under 11 boys 2016 Welsh Schools Trampolining Championships at the weekend so will go on to represent The Grange at the Central Zonal Qualifiers in Cannock… Read more

Rugby Success

November 19th, 2016

The U11’s successful seaon continued at the District Tournament in Blaenavon last Friday. After remaining undefeated in a series of group games,  they progressed to the semi-final which they also won. They then met New Inn in the final. A… Read more

Rugby Success

September 23rd, 2016

It has been a very successful start to the year for rugby at The Grange. We are very proud of our Prep IV team who won the 7-a-side tournament at The Elms, the day before they left for France. The… Read more

Fun Sports

July 7th, 2016

Much fun was had at our annual Fun Sports afternoon where the boys competed in various sporting activities in their House teams. It was the perfect way to end the school year with screams of enjoyment ringing around the whole… Read more

Sports Day

July 2nd, 2016

In true stoic fashion, Sports Day went ahead despite the threat of bad weather. The boys participated exceptionally well in their events, with several records being broken. Raleigh’s performance was by far the best on the day, completing a hugely… Read more

The atmosphere was electric on Thursdayafternoon, as the boys watched the England v Wales match. With equal numbers of boys supporting each team, it got very noisy at times. Not one boy moved out of his seat when the bell… Read more

Thanks to the huge fund raising efforts of the FROGs the bouldering wall has now been erected and the official opening is to take place on Monday! The wall has foot and hand holds both sides so the distance of… Read more

Chess News

June 11th, 2016

Again this year The Grange hosted the Wales v English Regions chess tournament with Wales playing the English South East teams on Saturday and the English South West teams on the Sunday. Grange boys and ex-Grange boys now in the… Read more

A sporty duo who love nothing more than flying through the air have both become national trampolining champions. Lawrence, who attends The Grange Monmouth Preparatory School, became the U11 Elite Welsh Champion at the event in Cardiff last weekend. And… Read more