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Over 200 pupils took to the stage with the African Children’s Choir to perform a joyful concert which celebrated life and the uniting power of music. Children from Inglefield House, The Grange and Agincourt School & Nursery sang a medley… Read more

An 11-year-old cricketer has become the first pupil at his school to score a century since 2011. Gus, who goes to The Grange Monmouth Preparatory School, achieved this outstanding feat during a 25 overs match against Cardiff and The Vale…. Read more

On Monday morning the Prep III boys were accompanied up to Inglefield House to take part in a maths activity morning alongside their Year 5 counterparts. The brilliant morning featured team activities and challenges both inside the classrooms and outside…. Read more

Last Saturday, our Head Boy, Oliver, organised a sponsored walk with Prep IV in order to raise money for his chosen charity, WWF. The boys climbed The Sugarloaf. It was very well supported and Oliver managed to raise £590 through… Read more

Over 100 boys took part in the Grange Sponsored Speedshot, with the aim of providing the school with new football goals and kit. Everyone was hugely enthusiastic and competitive, recording some very powerful shots. Prizes will be awarded to the… Read more

The boys in Computing Club have been enjoying developing their coding skills, by completing fun activities on Scratch. They all successfully programmed their own working drum kits this week, creating their own instructions to do so.  

On Monday, Prep IV visited the SWALEC Stadium, Cardiff, home of Glamorgan County Cricket Club. After an introductory talk on the history of the ground, the boys embarked on a behind the scenes tour. This included a visit to the… Read more

Prep IV were treated to a morning of code breaking activities, led by visitors from GCHQ. They explored the history of code and learned about some of the different coding methods, including: substitution, steganography and cryptography. They learned how these… Read more

Six boys from The Grange and six girls from Inglefield House travelled to Wycliffe College for the heats of the Maths Quiz earlier this week. It was a very challenging quiz, with all of those involved working to their limits… Read more

Prep I bluebell walk

May 7th, 2017

Both Prep I classes have enjoyed visiting the woods on the Kymin this week in their art lessons. They spent time matching the colours that they could see using watercolours, completing close observational sketches of bluebells and sketching woodland landscapes.

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