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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, 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

A crystal award has been presented to HMSG to mark its place in a list of the UK’s top 20 girls-only boarding schools. The list, published by, is compiled from the percentage of A* and A grades scored at… Read more

Recent House Competitions

February 24th, 2015

Year 7 & 8 House Lacrosse The Year 7&8 house lacrosse matches were held on Tuesday the 10th February after school. The first matches were Imbert vs Mather and Prosser vs Bagnall. Imbert beat Mather 6-1; Bagnall beat Prosser 3-1…. Read more