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Surfing up a treat in Porthcawl

September 27th, 2019

Boarders from Monmouth School for Girls and Monmouth School for Boys hit the waves in Porthcawl recently, as part of a fun-filled surfing activity programme. The much-anticipated day out was enjoyed by everyone who took part – even new Head… Read more

A student who flourished after arriving from China has reflected on her life-changing experience at Monmouth School for Girls. Rainie has just started the first year of her degree at Warwick University after shining in her A levels at Monmouth,… Read more

This year’s senior prefects at Monmouth School for Girls are determined to make a difference. Head Girl, Rachel, and Deputy Head Girls, Esme and Myfanwy, want to give something back to the school community. All three girls are members of… Read more

A former pupil delivered an inspirational and uplifting message to students at Monmouth School for Girls. Professor Anne Davies, the Dean of the Faculty of Law at the University of Oxford, was the guest speaker at the school’s annual Speech… Read more

The whole of Year 8 at Monmouth School for Girls yesterday enjoyed a restorative walk along the riverbank with canine companions. The students looked after Betty the basset and Bryn, a rescued greyhound, among others, during the (Dog) Walking for… Read more

Students, staff and former pupils marked International Women’s Day at Monmouth School for Girls. Led by Monmouth School for Girls Women’s Forum, former pupils Flora Coutts and Hannah Trefgarne returned to give a presentation at a networking event in the… Read more

Students at Monmouth School for Girls have joined a global protest against climate change. Inspired by the young climate activist, Greta Thunberg’s speeches, around 70 Monmouth pupils called on the government to declare a climate emergency and take active steps… Read more

Five talented and creative pupils at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools have been offered the life-changing opportunity to study at Oxford and Cambridge universities. The dedication paid off for four pupils at Monmouth School for Girls and one pupil at Monmouth School… Read more

People in Monmouth and further afield joined together for a remarkable fund-raising activity in memory of a 13-year-old boy who died unexpectedly last summer. Around 650 people, including Olympian Thomas Haffield and Wales Women Under-19s Lacrosse squad, took the plunge… Read more

Swim for Tom entries flooding in

November 26th, 2018

More than 200 people will be taking the plunge in a swimathon in memory of a teenager who died unexpectedly earlier this year. The event is part of a major initiative to raise £100,000 towards a dedicated fund in Tom’s… Read more

An Olympic rower was the special guest as St Catherine’s Day was celebrated by Monmouth School for Girls in a service at St Mary’s Priory Church today (Friday 23rd November). St Catherine is the patron saint of the Haberdashers’ Company… Read more

A world-renowned conductor has returned to her roots to open an inspiring new Performing Arts Centre in Monmouth. Professor Jane Glover CBE, who has conducted at prestigious venues across the world, including the Royal Opera House and Metropolitan Opera of… Read more

Pupils at Monmouth School for Girls focused on the symbolism of the Poppy and the Last Post – the combination of mourning and optimism – at a special Remembrance assembly today (Friday 9th November). The Head Girl, Faisa, Senior Prefects Katie,… Read more

Five inspiring Sixth Form students have been appointed as senior prefects for the new academic year at Monmouth School for Girls. The new Head Girl, Faisa, is studying Biology, Chemistry and Maths at A level and hopes to read Medicine… Read more

The five Senior Prefects at Monmouth School for Girls gained valuable experience from a leadership event in Bristol. Head Girl, Faisa, was joined by Deputy Head Girls Lisa, Katie, Caitlin and Deputy Head Girl (Boarding), Mererid, at the Girls’ School Association’s Head… Read more

Year 12 students in Monmouth Schools Sixth Form joined together recently for an action-packed afternoon of team-building exercises. The activities, under the supervision of the Royal Air Force, were organised to mark the launch of co-educational teaching in the Sixth… Read more

The Board of Governors is delighted to announce the appointment of Mrs Jessica Miles as the next Head of Monmouth School for Girls. Currently the Head of Queen Margaret’s School in York, a day and boarding school for girls aged… Read more

A former Monmouth pupil delivered an inspirational message to students after flying in from the USA to return to her old school for the first time in 30 years. Sarah Melvin (née Booth), a senior figure with American global investment… Read more

A budding Monmouth linguist is celebrating after winning a top prize in a prestigious national German competition. Alex, a pupil at Monmouth School for Girls, won first prize in the annual Oxford German Olympiad Year 7 to 9 category. The… Read more

Gifts and great memories were the order of the day at the recent Leaver’s Service and Bible Presentation. The Service was held at Monmouth School for Boys Chapel on Monday 21st May, following postponement due to the snow in March. Year 13 pupils from Monmouth… Read more

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