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A hand-stitched replica of the Bayeux Tapestry has inspired generations of children at a Monmouth school. The original Bayeux Tapestry looks set to be displayed in the UK for the first time in 950 years with an announcement expected from… Read more

An intrepid 12-year-old Monmouth student has been recognised nationally after photographing a spectacular glacial scene in the Scottish highlands. Madeleine’s eye-catching image from the top of Sgurr a’ Mhaoraich has won her a top prize in a competition run by… Read more

Three aspiring female engineers have been awarded prestigious Arkwright scholarships. Lisa, Francesca and Kia will have access to mentors from industry throughout their A level studies at Monmouth School for Girls. Lisa has been matched with the Haberdashers’ Company, Francesca… Read more

An innovative and popular headmistress, who was renowned for her stylish leadership qualities and a sparkling sense of humour, has died at the age of 87. Patricia (Phillips) Caspari was the Headmistress at Monmouth School for Girls for five years… Read more

Pupils at Monmouth School for Girls worked together to produce a first-class stage performance of Macbeth at The Riverfront in Newport. Taking part in 17th annual Shakespeare Schools Festival, the cast from Years 7 to 11 demonstrated the inclusive message… Read more

Kind-hearted students from a Monmouth school have collected teddy bears, toothbrushes and notebooks for poverty-stricken people in Eastern Europe. Pupils at Monmouth School for Girls filled almost 100 boxes – a record haul – for Link to Hope’s Christmas Family… Read more

The spiritual and historical significance of St Catherine’s Day was celebrated by Monmouth School for Girls in a special service at St Mary’s Priory Church. St Catherine is the patron saint of the Haberdashers’ Company. Pupils, staff, guests and dignitaries… Read more

More than 200 children from schools in the area were told about importance of learning foreign languages in an inspirational evening in Monmouth. Bernadette Holmes MBE, a Director of Speak to the Future, said the country’s economic prospects would be… Read more

An aspiring doctor from Monmouth School for Girls has finished runner-up in a prestigious surgical essay competition. Caitlin 17, is hoping to read medicine at university after her A levels at Monmouth. And The Year 12 student showed her medical… Read more

Broadcaster, journalist and author Clare Balding OBE delivered a fascinating and inspiring talk to parents, pupils and governors as part of Monmouth School for Girls’ 125th Anniversary celebrations. Clare’s illustrated lecture was full of insight into a stellar career in… Read more

A group of Monmouth students will be creating a splash this weekend in support of a popular houseparent whose family’s home in the British Virgin Islands was destroyed by Hurricane Irma. Sam Parsons (pictured left, far right with his family)… Read more

A former Monmouth School for Girls pupil has left a legacy to support orphaned children in two parts of Nairobi after a life-changing experience in Kenya. Nineteen-year-old Tilly Lawson, from St Owen’s Cross near Ross-on-Wye, launched a scheme to build… Read more

One determined girl’s perseverance, quiet self-belief and dedication to rowing have been rewarded with a life-changing scholarship to study in America. Emily, a boarder at Haberdashers’ Monmouth School for Girls, has been offered a rare opportunity to study at the… Read more

HMSG shortlisted for TES award

September 22nd, 2016

We are delighted to announce that HMSG has been shortlisted for a Times Educational Supplement award thanks to national coverage of a magical Christmas story. Our entry now has the chance to win in the Marketing/Communications Campaign of the Year category at… Read more

Thoughtful boarding school pupils have set up a multicultural club to celebrate the heritage of their housemates and help foreign pupils to integrate with ease. With 26% of all boarders at Haberdashers’ Monmouth School for Girls coming from China and… Read more

A school’s innovative catering department narrowly missed out on winning a coveted award after being shortlisted from entries nationwide. The hardworking team at Haberdashers’ Monmouth School for Girls was ‘Commended’ at the Education Business Awards 2016 during a glamorous awards… Read more

A kind-hearted school community has donated 170 bras to a charity which could help transform poor women’s lives in Africa. Pupils, staff and families of boarders at Haberdashers’ Monmouth School for Girls have united to support the Bra Bank initiative,… Read more

Big Boarding Sing

June 29th, 2016

On Sunday 26 June, three singers from Augusta House plus Oliver from Monmouth School travelled up to London to take part in The Big Boarding Sing organised by the BSA as part of their Golden Jubilee Celebrations. An intensive but… Read more

A gold award has been presented to Haberdashers’ Monmouth School for Girls to mark its place in a list of the UK’s top 20 girls -only boarding schools. The list, published by Best-Schools.co.uk, is compiled from the percentage of A* and A grades… Read more

Augusta House Charity Bonanza

October 1st, 2015

Generous girls and staff have donated in their hundreds for the Migrant Appeal alongside taking part in the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning for Macmillan Cancer Support. A kind-hearted idea initiated by the girls of Augusta House, the senior boarding house… Read more