Latest News

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

Welsh U20 Rugby Visit

May 21st, 2016

The boys at The Grange were treated to a visit from Welsh U20 International rugby player, Rhys Fawcett, at drop off on Thursday. Rhys has been at a training camp with the rest of the Welsh U20 Squad in Monmouth…. Read more

Swimming Gala News

May 21st, 2016

The annual Grange Swimming Gala again drew huge crowds to the poolside. The Prep I and II event was held in the morning; all boys in the year groups swam admirably and competed fiercely in their races. The biggest cheer,… Read more

Prep I became a little adventurous this week, working in their house teams to solve physical problems. The weather was a problem we overcame by moving indoors and the boys performed admirably in challenges such as: tyre and crate stacking,… Read more

Prep III Manor Adventure

May 7th, 2016

Prep III have faced many challenges last week at Manor Adventure, not least the weather, and I am pleased to report that they enjoyed themselves immensely. As promised last week in our newsletter, here are some images of their adventures…… Read more

Well done to Cameron and Chris in Prep IV for their recent achievements in hockey. The boys play for Gwent County Hockey U11 Boys (A) team. They won their Regional Qualifiers round last weekend, which took place in Swansea –… Read more

Our afternoons this week have been taken up largely with the House Football competitions. First to play, on Monday, were Prep III with Nelson House winning a close contest, ending in a sudden-death penalty shoot out. On Tuesday the Prep… Read more

Horse-riding Team news

March 18th, 2016

The Grange Riding Team had a successful and fun time at the NSEA Inter-School Show Jumping Competition at Kings Bromyard on Saturday. A mixed Inglefield/Grange team of four including Arthur and Tommy came third in the Grass Roots 50cm class… Read more

Table Tennis Success

March 12th, 2016

Well done to Ojas in Prep II who recently became number one in Wales, for U9 table tennis. Ojas had to play to a very high standard in several tournaments in order to achieve this ranking. Ojas trains twice a… Read more

Gold for Cross Country team!

March 12th, 2016

Congratulations to the Grange Cross Country teams who have been competing in the Gwent league. We are delighted that the boys won Gold for the best school team over the 5 race series: the certificates and medals were given out… Read more

House Cross-Country

February 26th, 2016

The boys showed grit and determination in facing a new route during the House Cross Country competitions at the end of last half term. Well done to the winners of the individual races: Prep I – Sebastian, Prep II –… Read more

Latest Chess News

February 26th, 2016

The Grange saw some great results at the Welsh Junior Chess Championships in Cardiff on 20-21 Feb. In the U12 Championship Dylan M. was 3rd after sacrificing a Queen in 2 of his games! In the U10 Major section Anderson… Read more

The Welsh Junior Championships 2016 hosted by The Grange saw children from all over Wales competing in this lively and well attended event. In the U11 Major section, Finlay came 1st with Anderson 2nd and Harry joint 3rd! Toby came… Read more

Tennis success for Theo

January 29th, 2016

In playing for GB against France, Theo won in his singles games, including beating the French No1, but he and his partner narrowly lost in the doubles, in a tiebreak. He even had James Ward, fresh back from the Australian… Read more

Our Grange table tennis team has been assembled following weeks of competition between year groups. Boys have been playing against the table to try and achieve the highest individual rally total and earn a place in the team selection matches…. Read more

A schoolboy who dreams of winning at Wimbledon has beaten France’s top player in his age range at a tournament in London. Theo, who attends The Grange Monmouth Preparatory School, was one of just four youngsters from all over the… Read more

6-A-Side Football competition

January 23rd, 2016

A crisp frost covered the pitches as the tournament got underway, though as the 12 teams displayed their excellent skill and teamwork, the field of play thawed out nicely. In this, the 19th annual event, the teams appeared closer than… Read more