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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 boys in Year 4 thoroughly enjoyed their visit to the Wales Millennium Centre last week. The purpose of the trip was to see the Welsh National Opera performance of La Cenerentola – Rossini’s version of the classic tale of Cinderella. It was… Read more

Three sets of musically-minded brothers are among 20 Monmouth students who have passed an innovative examination with flying colours. Eight children from Monmouth School Boys’ Prep and 12 now at Monmouth School for Boys, shone in their extra-curricular Kodály musicianship… Read more

Outstanding singing and superb character acting made Monmouth School Boys’ Prep’s two-night musical production of Oliver! a spectacular success. The boys’ performances at the Blake Theatre were staggering and the character portrayals for those in lead roles were remarkable. The… 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

Children from a Monmouth school have been crowned the national quiz champions for the first time. Srinivas, Cameron, Reuben and William triumphed in the Quiz Club National Inter-School General Knowledge Quiz Championship. Eleven-year-old Srinivas captained the team whose hard work… Read more

Keen conservationists at Monmouth School Boys’ Prep have released more than 1,000 elvers into the River Wye as part of a sustainability project. The pupils from Prep II looked after the elvers, fed and watched them grow in a tank… Read more

Make science lessons longer and increase the length of break-time. That was the advice of three ‘new’ head teachers at Monmouth Schools Pre-Prep and Nursery, Monmouth School Boys’ Prep and Monmouth School Girls’ Prep on Wednesday 16th May. Three pupils –… Read more

Budding researchers, who investigated the five-second rule for food hygiene, scooped the top prize in the third annual Monmouth Science Fair at the Blake Theatre. Monmouth School Boys’ Prep pupils Ivo, Ozz, Kip and Oliver impressed the judges with their… 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

A spectacular singing project involving children from five Monmouth schools has been declared an overwhelming success – and could become an annual fixture. Children from Overmonnow, Osbaston and Kymin View primary schools joined pupils from Monmouth School Boys’ Prep and… 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

An exciting community singing project is bringing together primary-aged children for a special concert in Monmouth on Friday 23rd March. Around 150 children, aged between nine and 11 years old, will create a massed choir of voices at the Blake… Read more

Military veteran Darren Carew gave a captivating and inspirational half-an-hour talk and led a rugby coaching session for pupils at Monmouth School Boys’ Prep. Darren is now a qualified coach with the Welsh Rugby Union and was invited to Monmouth… Read more

As a spectacular conclusion to their topic of Space, Prep III had an exciting and informative visit to the Spaceguard Centre in Knighton last Thursday. This was a fantastic opportunity for the boys to see real life applications of what… 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

House Cross country results

February 24th, 2018

It was a sunny, but cold, afternoon for the annual House Cross Country event. The boys who took part all raced admirably and were very grateful to receive their hot chocolate and biscuit kindly served by members of the FROGs… Read more

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