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‪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!

Lit Quiz team success

November 29th, 2019

We were delighted to take part in the regional round of this year’s Kids’ Lit Quiz. The boys faced stiff opposition from eleven other school teams made up of pupils between the ages of 9 and 14, but succeeded in… Read more

The junior runners at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools continue to make progress in this season’s Gwent Cross Country League. Matthew and John led the way for Monmouth School Boys’ Prep in the second event, at Pembrey Country Park in Llanelli. Matthew,… Read more

The young runners at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools have made an excellent start to the new Gwent Cross Country League season. Monmouth School Boys’ Prep pupils Matthew and John both achieved outstanding top 10 finishes in the Novice Boys’ race at… Read more

An eight-year-old boy has topped the scales in the annual pumpkin-growing competition. Staff at Monmouth School Boys’ Prep had difficulty putting Drew’s whopping 76.1kg pumpkin on to the weighing scales. Four members of staff lifted the Year 4 pupil’s mammoth… Read more

Young musicians at a Monmouth school have taken part in a singing workshop with the vocal coach from a popular television show and performed at Birmingham Town Hall. The Grange Choir and five Year 3 pupils at Monmouth School Boys’… Read more

A Commonwealth Games cyclist and dignitaries got on their bikes to make a spectacular entry at Monmouth School Boys’ Prep’s Prize-Giving ceremony. Old Monmothian Lewis Oliva, who won a silver medal at Commonwealth Games last year, was among the party… Read more

The governors of the Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools are delighted to announce the appointment of Mr James Murphy-O’Connor as their first overarching Principal. James was appointed from an impressive field of applicants and will take up this new post in September… Read more

A popular and established Monmouth tennis coach was a special guest at the Fever-Tree Championships at The Queen’s Club last week. Chris Davis, who has coached for 46 years, was recognised for his outstanding service and dedication to the sport… Read more

Three pupils had a day to remember when they took on the headship at their respective schools. The temporarily promoted pupils each held their own assemblies, led meetings, taught classes at their respective schools, carried out tours, and greeted parents… Read more

On Tuesday, the Sports Prize Winners from across the school were treated to a day out at the Cricket World Cup. They watched some first class cricket at Sophia Gardens, Cardiff, between Sri Lanka and Afghanistan. The boys had the… Read more

A group of intrepid friends jumped off waterfalls, built shelters and ate fish eyes to raise money for the YoungMinds charity. Head Boy, Seb, organised the adrenaline-filled trip to the Bear Grylls Survival Academy which raised £3,000. Seb has led… Read more

The family of a caring and considerate teenage boy is thanking people from the “bottom of their hearts” after a major £100,000 appeal fund in his memory was smashed in less than a year. The Walker family estimate that “thousands”… Read more

Yr 6 Science adventure

May 11th, 2019

The boys in Year 6 have enjoyed a busy, cultural and fun-packed trip to London this week. They enjoyed looking at, and discussing, examples of Modern Art at the Tate Modern. Afterwards, they walked along the embankment to the London… Read more

Young researchers showcased their impressive projects at the fourth annual Monmouth Science Fair. Year 6 pupils at Monmouth School Boys’ Prep and Monmouth School Girls’ Prep were joined, at the Blake Theatre on Thursday 25th April, by two pupils from… Read more

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