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Budding researchers filled a theatre with colourful posters and props to present a diverse variety of scientific experiments this week. A hands-on test to see which colour hair generates the most static electricity and a trial to decide if dogs… Read more

Bridging the engineering gap

April 29th, 2017

This week saw the culmination of the Prep II Bridge Building Project. The boys went through the whole design process with their bridges from the initial brief through research, planning, design, construction then finally to testing and evaluation. The boys… Read more

Beautiful music filled St David’s Hall in Cardiff yesterday as over 400 children performed in a momentous concert to mark Haberdashers’ Monmouth School for Girls’ 125th anniversary. Pupils were joined on stage by Old Girls, current staff and professional musicians… Read more

Abolish homework forever, take more lessons into the great outdoors and allow children to do as they please. That was the advice of three revolutionary head teachers at Agincourt School & Nursery, Inglefield House and The Grange Monmouth Preparatory School… Read more

We are incredibly proud of Miles, who took part in the Primary Maths Challenge Bonus Round and was awarded the Bronze Award. This puts Miles in the top 1.4% of pupils that took the initial challenge. Well done to the… Read more

Celebrating Pi Day

March 18th, 2017

On the 14th March mathematicians around the world celebrated Pi Day. Prep IV have been celebrating this by carrying out mathematical investigations with circular food. Using Jammie Dodgers, Jaffa Cakes and Polos, they tested and proved the theory that the… Read more

As you are hopefully aware, 2017 marks HMSG’s 125th anniversary and we shall be honouring this milestone in the history of the Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools through a number of events throughout the year. To showcase the cultural life of the… Read more

A talented ensemble of boys shone during their innovative performance as part of a momentous concert in St John’s Smith Square, London. Singers at The Grange, who are taught using the progressive Kodály method, showcased the results of their hard… Read more

Super-smart scientists came second in a national quiz competition held at Oxford University’s Museum of Natural History. The Grange Monmouth Preparatory School’s four-strong team competed in the final round of Quiz Club’s Science Inter-School Quiz Championships on March 3. Bill,… Read more

How well do you know the coins in your pocket? The PIII boys found out a wealth of information on their visit to the Royal Mint in Llantristant. Boys were led along the full production process and learnt about the… Read more

Science Assembly

March 4th, 2017

The boys have been treated to two science assemblies this week. The first, led by Dr Wall, explained how other planets, which could sustain life, have been found. The second, led by Sam from Monmouth School’s 6th form, described his… Read more


March 4th, 2017

Last Friday afternoon allowed us all to see what a talented group of boys that we have at The Grange. Their musical performances were excellent and the Choir sang beautifully in preparation for their concert next week. The House Choral… 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

Eisteddfod Poetry Finals

February 25th, 2017

We were treated to strong performances in the poetry recitation final as a start to the Eisteddfod competition. A representative from each house competed in the year group competition with their own interpretation of their poem. The winners are as… Read more

Quick-thinking boys and girls united to compete in the area heats of a general knowledge quiz championships. Pupils from The Grange and Inglefield House joined forces to answer questions on a range of topics including science, geography, Disney cartoons, current… Read more

Junior Monmouth’s Got Talent

February 11th, 2017

Thank you to all of the boys who have entertained us over the last two weeks with their auditions in assembly. It certainly wasn’t an easy decision, but the boys who have been chosen to represent The Grange at Junior… Read more

Welsh Water Visit

February 11th, 2017

We were treated to an informative and interactive assembly on Monday morning, led by representatives from Welsh Water. While they were here they also carried out a water survey to see if we were wasting water unnecessarily – we are… Read more

Prep III Concert

February 11th, 2017

Prep III entertained their parents with their musical talents during the excellent Form Concert on Tuesday. They sang the Irish song ‘Oro, My Little boat’ and a Korean song ‘Doraji. The strings and the wind ensemble played beautifully.

Grange boys followed in the footsteps of legendary musicians this week when they became the first school to visit Monmouth’s historic Rockfield Studios. Prep II spent most of Monday in the same studio where Queen recorded Bohemian Rhapsody – the third best-selling… Read more

An innovative ensemble of boys is one of seven school choirs from around the UK to be asked to perform in a momentous concert at St John Smith’s Square in London. Singers at The Grange, who are taught using the… Read more