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One of the world’s leading humanitarians has given a powerful and hard-hitting talk at Monmouth School for Girls, raising almost £300 for a local charity. Gilbert Greenall spoke about his work as senior adviser to both the UK government and the… Read more

‘Incredible and long-lasting friendships’ were made at Monmouth Schools recently, during our biennial International Exchange Programme. Monmouth School for Girls and Monmouth school for Boys welcomed students from Seifu and Seifu Nankai Schools in Osaka Japan, as part of the Programme. The… Read more

Students from Monmouth School for Girls have joined others from schools in over 100 countries across the world to protest about climate change. Organised by the Eco Committee, students took part in the ‘Fridays for Future’ movement, inspired by 16-year-old… Read more

Purple ribbons were seen across the school on Friday 8th March, as pupils showed their support for International Women’s Day. Led by the Monmouth School for Girls Women’s Forum, pupils Nell and Penny sold purple ribbons all week to students… Read more

Family and friends of a brave teenager are uniting to scale one of Wales’ highest peaks in his memory, just 12 months after he completed the feat. Tom was the youngest of 90 people who defied cold and wet conditions… Read more

An inspirational yachtswoman is visiting Monmouth School for Girls next week. Nikki Henderson, the youngest skipper ever to complete the Clipper round-the-world race, is delivering an evening lecture, called Life on the Lean, on Wednesday 13th March from 7.30pm to… Read more

Talented musicians from Years 7 – 13 performed at a special Tea Concert in the new Performing Arts Centre (PAC) at Monmouth School for Girls recently. Pupils gave wonderful renditions of pieces including ‘Romance from the Gadfly’, ‘Sonata, movement 1’… Read more

Hundreds of children and staff at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools have formed an alliance to cut the amount of plastic they use. The introduction of refillable water bottles and new packed lunches for sporting fixtures have, together with eco assemblies and… Read more

Monmouth’s students are celebrating after winning two top titles at the annual Wales Cadet Indoor Climbing Championships in Cardiff. Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools were crowned overall Combined Cadet Force (CCF) champions for the fourth successive year at Boulders Climbing Centre. Georgina,… Read more

The family and friends of a brave and caring teenager have raised more than £50,000 in his memory. Tom was a quiet and considerate pupil at Monmouth School for Boys and his unexpected death last June, aged just 13, has… Read more

Talented riders from Monmouth School for Girls and Monmouth School for Boys have qualified for a national Show Jumping event and earned a raft of rosettes and medals during the process. The Monmouth Schools Equestrian Team attended the Show Jumping… 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

A ‘pop-up’ carol concert in the Atrium brought a lovely festive atmosphere to morning break-time at Monmouth School for Girls. The event was organised by the St Catherine’s Strings group – a co-curricular group of keen student musicians who meet on Thursday… Read more

Mince pies, yule logs and rosemary pigs-in-blankets were among the delicious festive treats whipped up by keen Year 9 cookery enthusiasts last weekend. Hosted by Head of Home Economics, Mrs Lewis, the special Christmas Cookery Day saw 20 pupils turning… Read more

The creative flair at two institutions in the Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools’ family has been recognised nationally. Monmouth School for Girls and Monmouth Schools Pre-Prep and Nursery have been shortlisted in the Creativity section in the 2019 Tes Independent School Awards. Tes… Read more

“Brilliant” and “invaluable” were how parents described the information given by a former Royal Navy Policeman in a series of specialist lectures to pupils and parents. Bob Tait, of Drugs Education UK (DRED UK) and a former member of the Royal… Read more

The town of Monmouth is the third happiest place to live in Britain, according to a national report. Monmouth was the only place in Wales to be named in the top 10 as more than 219 areas of Britain were included in… 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

Red legged tarantulas, giant millipedes and a praying mantis were among a fascinating array of insects handled by Year 8 during a recent visit from the Rainforest Roadshow. The students were treated to the amazing rainforest experience as part of… Read more

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