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A former student at Monmouth School for Girls has given a Royal performance in Cardiff. Carys Davies was a member of the Welsh National Opera’s youth branch which performed the traditional Welsh folk song, Ar Lan yr Mor for the… Read more

A stunning painting by an A level Art student at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools is taking pride of place in a popular burger restaurant. Raine focused on the theme of food and culture for her A-level coursework and her eye-catching burger… Read more

A former student who enjoyed acting lessons at school, has given a confident performance on a new national television programme. Tori Baker, 20, appeared as Songbird in the BBC 1 Saturday evening hit reality show, I Can See Your Voice…. Read more

A percussion teacher and self-employed musician, whose work was affected by the coronavirus pandemic, successfully swapped his drumsticks for oven gloves. Mr Jonathan Helm, a Visiting Music Teacher at Monmouth School for Girls, rose to the challenge he faced while… Read more

Talented musician, Ally, has gained her ATCL (Associate of Trinity College London) Diploma in Violin Performance from Trinity College London. The professional qualification, recognised world-wide, entitles Ally to use the letters ATC after her name, and is equivalent to the… Read more

The much-anticipated debut novel by a Monmouth School for Girls’ alumna is being launched later this month. Cari Thomas, who was raised in Devauden and educated at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools, has signed a four-book deal with HarperCollins. Cari’s debut novel,… Read more

The new senior prefects at Monmouth School for Girls have been appointed after a selection process that was full of outstanding candidates. Freya has been chosen as the next Head Girl at Monmouth School for Girls. Freya, 17, has been… Read more

Talented harpist, Olivia, has finished runner-up in a virtual music competition involving students from across South Wales. Olivia, a Year 8 pupil at Monmouth School for Girls, won the Year 7 to Year 13 harp section and was second overall… Read more

Fifteen superb acts lit up the first-ever virtual edition of Monmouth’s Got Talent on Friday (26th March). Year 7 pupils at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools, Issy and Reuben, each received £25 as the runners-up prizes. Issy dazzled with her version of… Read more

Body image, negative comments on social media and acceptance of others were among the sensitive topics covered in a successful online event. Pupils at Monmouth School for Girls enjoyed a virtual music tour and were involved in a discussion on… Read more

Two Year 8 pupils at Monmouth School for Girls have been shortlisted in a regional Eisteddfod competition involving musicians from all over South Wales. Olivia, a harpist, and Emily, a vocalist, are finalists in an Online Eisteddfod organised by Glamorgan… Read more

A former student at Monmouth School for Girls is proving that hard work and dedication certainly pays off. Alumna, Carys Flew, is studying for her Master’s in International Relations in Historical Perspective at Utrecht University in The Netherlands. A student… Read more

A popular annual talent show involving secondary school children in Monmouth will be returning next month – virtually. Monmouth’s Got Talent (MGT) is a special celebration of music, dance and theatre and will be streamed via YouTube on Friday 26th… Read more

Tributes have been paid to an innovative and popular former Head of Music at Monmouth School for Girls, who has died at the age of 81. Colwyn Sillman (pictured) had a passion for conducting orchestras, held prestigious teaching roles in… Read more

The outstanding educational offer at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools has moved online from today (Thursday 7th January). With the entire United Kingdom in a national lockdown, the family of schools will be delivering live lessons via Microsoft Teams and, for the… Read more

Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools will be switching to online teaching from Thursday 7th January 2021. Last summer during the first UK lockdown, the schools delivered a hugely successful online teaching programme, Habsmonmouth Online. “At 6pm yesterday, the Welsh Education Minister announced… Read more

Conductor, Jane Glover, has been recognised in the Queen’s New Year’s Honours. The Monmouth School for Girls alumna has been made a Dame for services to music. Principal, Mr James Murphy-O’Connor, said everyone at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools was delighted with… Read more

Monmouth School for Boys’ English Department is running its popular Evening of Literature & Music, albeit virtually. Students from Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools present a wonderful range of music, prose and poetry – all with a distinctly festive feel. Year 10… Read more

Reverend, Clifford Swartz, presents Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools – A Virtual Service of Lessons & Carols.

A talented artist at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools has made beautiful Christmas cards to raise money for Cancer Research Wales. Raine, a Year 13 boarder, created lovely designs, with the cards sold to staff and students at Monmouth School for Girls…. Read more