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A talented drummer at Monmouth School Boys’ Prep has finished runner-up in Junior Monmouth’s Got Talent. Reuben, who won the Year 6 percussion section in the school’s Eisteddfod, achieved second place in the talent show at Bridges Centre. The 11-year-old played… Read more

Four pupils at Monmouth School Boys’ Prep ran superbly to capture a team bronze medal in Welsh Athletics’ Welsh Cross Country Championships. Matthew, John, Josh and Will braved the wind and rain, achieving personal bests and securing third place for… Read more

The Eisteddfod this year was closely contested and saw some excellent individual and whole House performances, resulting in a win for Grenville! The craft contests were also keenly contested in the castle, daffodil and dragon building competitions.

Monmouth School Boys’ Prep’s runners were well represented at Chepstow Racecourse in the Gwent Cross Country League. The Novice Boys’ section has been plagued by injury this season. John was not able to finish the previous race after twisting his ankle… Read more

Year 6 enjoy their Treat Day

February 8th, 2020

The boys in Year 6 were treated to a day out on Monday as a reward for all of their hard work in the run up to the entrance assessments. In the morning they hiked up the Kymin, where they… Read more

On Wednesday afternoon, we hosted Llandaff for a full afternoon of football fixtures. All of the boys from Years 5 and 6 took part and were supported by a fantastic crowd of parents. The games were very close and the… Read more

Year 3 have been conducting experiments with laser in their science lessons. The boys planned their own experiments to demonstrate that light travels in straight lines. To further demonstrate this, Dr Wall shone a LASER through milk powder in an… Read more

Year 5 took their annual Science trip to the Spaceguard Centre recently. They learned a lot about space with interactive demonstrations, got to sit in a planetarium, saw large telescopes close up, and talked to the professional astronomers about their… Read more

Tight final in House football

February 5th, 2020

We started the new football season with Year 5 and 6 House matches on Wednesday afternoon. Despite the shocking weather of late, the sun even managed to make an appearance. As always, the afternoon was hotly contested and many of… Read more

New season, new sports

February 5th, 2020

Monmouth School Boys’ Prep students have been getting active this season as they get to grips with their new sporting activities. Year 3 have been thoroughly enjoying their hockey drills and the Year 4 football practices have been keenly contested.

Students at The Grange have got off to a fabulously scientific start this year. Various interactive practical sessions have introduced the boys to biological and physical sceience including Year 3 making their own ‘bone levers’ and discovering how important light… Read more

The iconic Rockfield Studios proved a fabulous venue for the Year 4 pupils at Monmouth School Boys’ Prep. The boys recorded their own version of Go Tell it on the Mountain and learnt about the science of sound on Friday… Read more

Pentrepoeth Primary School have won The Grange Invitation Six-a-Side Football Tournament in Monmouth for the 10th time. The Newport-based school’s A team prevailed in the Cup final, beating Osbaston A in a penalty shootout after the match had remained goalless… Read more

The Monmouth community joined together as more than 500 people took the plunge in an uplifting swimathon in memory of a kind and caring teenage boy. Swimmers of all ages and abilities pushed themselves to the limit at the second… Read more

‪Parents and relatives are in for a wonderful treat at Monmouth School Boys’ Prep’s Service of Lessons and Carols this afternoon. The boys have been sounding awe-inspiring, under the baton of Mr Joe Walton, in rehearsals at St Mary’s Priory… Read more

This week, following a successful season of fixtures against other schools, the boys played in a fiercely contested House competition. On Tuesday, the boys in Year 3 thoroughly enjoyed showing the skills they had learned as they played their first… Read more

Thank you to all of those boys, and parents too, who gave up some of their free time on Saturday to attend the FOMS Christmas Fair at the Blake Theatre. It was lovely to see so many of you there… Read more

Eight-year-old Quinten is among several new pupils this term learning the bassoon at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools. The Monmouth School Boys’ Prep pupil is enjoying his weekly lessons with visiting music teacher, Clare Walker. The bassoon is a woodwind instrument in the double reed… Read more

Pupils at Monmouth School Boys’ Prep achieved Mission Impossible this morning. The boys showed wonderful rhythm, movement, and balance in their International Dance Teachers’ Association (IDTA) assessment. Their dance routine to the music of the action film, Mission Impossible, was wonderfully crafted and brought lots… Read more

Year 6 came back from their fixtures on Wednesday at BGS, Bristol caked in mud. They had a series of very successful fixtures in the process, winning all of their 6 games. Well done, boys! Sorry about the washing!