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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

A former pupil at Monmouth School for Girls, who empowers and encourages women in the investment sector, has won two major industry honours. Abbie Llewellyn-Waters works as a successful global equity fund manager in the City of London and triumphed… Read more

A multi-event athlete from Monmouth School for Girls is celebrating after storming to the East Wales Under 15 Indoor 300m title. Antonia, who represented Newport Harriers, also clinched silver in the high jump at the Welsh Athletics Junior Open in… Read more

A creative writer who imagined herself trapped inside the tomb of the world’s best-known pharaoh has clinched a top prize in a national competition. Rosie, a pupil at Monmouth School for Girls, won the Best Character section for her entry,… 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

A talented violinist from Monmouth School for Girls has performed at one of London’s most iconic music venues. Eleanor, from Year 7, was part of the Isca Linea Symphonia, which played at the Music for Youth Proms event at the… 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

 The ‘high-quality’ experience of studying History at a Monmouth school has been given a national seal of approval. The History Department at Monmouth School for Girls has received a Silver Quality Mark by the Historical Association. The Historical Association is… 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

A dedicated teenager has got the footballing world at her feet after gaining selection for two national squads. Fourteen-year-old Ellie (wearing the number 6 shirt) made her debut for England Women’s Under-15s last month. She has now been picked for… 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

Five influential speakers will be highlighting the importance of learning foreign languages in an inspirational evening in Monmouth.  ‘Your Future in Languages’ is for children in Years 9 to 13 at secondary school and examines the exciting career opportunities which… Read more

Dr Caroline Pascoe has been appointed Principal at one of India’s most prestigious schools, The International School Bangalore.  Dr Pascoe was chosen after an extensive selection process which saw candidates shortlisted from an international field.  To ensure a smooth transition from… Read more

The world of brain science provided a stimulating and fascinating day’s discussion for psychology and biology students in Monmouth. Dr Guy Sutton from Medical Biology Interactive delivered the thought-provoking Brain Day programme to A level students at Monmouth School for… 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

Two creative language students will be living and working in Germany for a week after scooping top accolades in a national competition. Arabella and Victoria both impressed the judges with their eye-catching logos in a design competition run by the… Read more

Former Olympic champion Rebecca Adlington has praised the outstanding efforts of Monmouth students and staff who swam over 5,000 lengths in support of a houseparent whose family’s home in the British Virgin Islands was destroyed by a hurricane. Pupils from… Read more

HEAD ON… Hard work pays off

September 26th, 2017

Results days are always met with excitement and intrepidation. And the introduction of the reformed GCSEs heightened the emotions in many schools and households across the country. While the first cohort of pupils took the numerical grades, at Monmouth we… Read more