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This year’s ‘incredible’ celebration of literature, organised by pupils from Monmouth’s three senior schools, has been hailed as the best yet. Monmouth Literary Festival, which took place last week, highlighted the talent and diversity of young people in the community,… 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

Leading neuroscientist writer, Dr Dean Burnett, enthralled students today by revealing the quirkier workings of the brain at this year’s Monmouth Literary Festival. Dr Burnett’s appearance at the Savoy Theatre marked the very first author visit of the 2018 festival – held from… Read more

Former Monmouth student, Hallam Amos, completed an excellent summer tour with Wales by scoring a fine try in a commanding 30-12 win against Argentina in Santa Fe. The former Monmouth School for Boys’ Head Boy rounded off a superb second-half flowing… 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

Business-minded students have won through to the UK Young Enterprise National Final in London. MySlides, formed by A level students at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools, scooped three awards at the Welsh final on Monday 11th June. Headed by Adam, MySlides won… Read more

Nineteen students and three staff camped in sunny Llangollen over the second weekend of Half Term and enjoyed two days of kayaking on the Rivers Dee and Tryweryn. An advanced group spent their time on the National White Water Centre, honing… Read more

Twenty Form III and IV boys spent four days in Paris during the summer half-term, during which they climbed to the top of the Eiffel Tower, went on a cruise on the Seine, had a tour of the main sites… Read more

Three intrepid adventurers braved waist-high stinging nettles, torrential rain and blistering sunshine to complete a gruelling 150-mile charity run spanning the length of the River Wye. Head of Geography at Monmouth School for Boys, Gerry Stentiford, tackled the six-day challenge… Read more

Former Monmouth student, Hallam Amos, scored a first-half try in Wales’ narrow 22-20 Test victory against South Africa in the USA. The 23-year-old, who played at full-back, bagged his fourth try in his 16th Test appearance as a new-look Wales… Read more

A celebration of literature, organised by pupils from Monmouth’s three senior schools, is back for its fifth year. Well-known natural history writer, Horatio Clare, who has written two highly-acclaimed children’s books, is the headline guest for this year’s Monmouth Literary… Read more

Three intrepid adventurers with a strong Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools’ connection will be running the length of the River Wye in a gruelling charity challenge, starting this weekend. Head of Geography at Monmouth School for Boys, Mr Gerry Stentiford, will be… Read more

Children at Monmouth School for Boys have enjoyed performing traditional Indian dance moves originating in the Majha area of the Punjab region. The Form I pupils have been studying Sikhism in Religious Studies lessons and learning about the festival of… Read more

Pupils from Monmouth School for Boys visited three places of worship in Cardiff to experience different styles of worship and religious expression. The Form I students were fortunate to see an Arti ceremony on their visit to the Shree Swaminarayan… Read more

More than 60 competitors took the plunge in Monmouth School Sports Club’s charity fund-raising Great Wye Swim. Michael Lewis and Lydia Stratford were in excellent form, winning the male and female wetsuit categories of the 2km swim, which included a… 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

For two nights last week the drama studio was transformed into a tense and troubling crime scene, as the stage was set for the World Premiere of Icarus’ Sister, written by drama teacher, writer in residence and professional playwright Mr… Read more

A beautiful Symphonic Serenade, with music ranging from Song of the Seashore to the Star Wars Saga, brought the curtain down on the year for the senior wind ensembles at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools. The evening, at the Blake Theatre on… Read more

A Monmouth student is ranked among the leading mathematicians for his age in the country.  Ben, aged 16, will be attending a United Kingdom (UK) Mathematics Trust’s National Mathematics Summer School in Leeds.  The Monmouth School for Boys’ pupil is… Read more

Children from Monmouth School for Boys enjoyed an unforgettable day at Sophia Gardens in Cardiff as part of an exciting new cricket partnership with Glamorgan. Glamorgan County Cricket Club Chief Executive, Hugh Morris, described Monmouth as the ‘premier cricket school… Read more