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The governors of the Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools are delighted to announce the appointment of Mr James Murphy-O’Connor as their first overarching Principal. James was appointed from an impressive field of applicants and will take up this new post in September… Read more

A Monmouth student has launched a campaign to fund a heart screening day for around 100 young people in the town next summer. Seventeen-year-old Elinor has set up Hartbeat after being inspired by her cousin Frank, a fellow Monmouth pupil,… Read more

A popular and established Monmouth tennis coach was a special guest at the Fever-Tree Championships at The Queen’s Club last week. Chris Davis, who has coached for 46 years, was recognised for his outstanding service and dedication to the sport… Read more

Today’s lesson, BRAINS! The award-winning operating theatre live is bringing its live human interactive dissection show to The Blake Theatre on Saturday 7th September 2019. Scroll down for ticket information. Fresh from being seen on BBC’s Dragons’ Den over the summer, Operating… 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

Talented football players from Years 6 and 7 at Monmouth School for Girls reached the semi-finals of Monmouth Town Junior Club’s annual tournament. Playing under the team name of the ‘Monmouth Dashers’, Lucy, Emma, Olivia, Seren, Arabella and Thandi played five… Read more

Sub-atomic particles, the Higgs boson and particle physics and the Large Hadron Collider were among topics covered by Sixth Form physicists during a special Particle Physics Masterclass. Held at Swansea University, students from Years 12 and 13 enjoyed a lecture… Read more

Drama students utilised the beautiful spaces and buildings at their school to create a stunning and original live production. The pupils at Monmouth School for Girls flourished under the guidance of renowned Cardiff-based writer-director and creator of performance, Firenza Guidi…. Read more

A 92-year-old woman had an afternoon to remember when she returned to her former school for the first time in 75 years. Lorna Fildes left Monmouth School for Girls in July 1944 and enjoyed a successful career in the health… Read more

Monmouth School riders had a successful day at the Schools Equestrian Games at Elmwood Equestrian recently. In the 80 cms class, Bibi was placed 1st and qualified for the Championships. Lucinda was placed 2nd, Jessica 9th and Evie 13th. Speaking… Read more

Excellent teamwork, accuracy and an abundance of energy and enthusiasm helped make this year’s Coastal Geography field trip “one of the best!”. 43 Year 10 Geography students visited Leeson House Field Studies Centre this month, to explore coastal geography in… Read more

Researching Roman women during an interactive workshop fascinated Year 8 Classics students from Monmouth School for Girls recently. Pupils recently visited the Corinium Museum in Cirencester to learn more about Roman Britain and, specifically, about the lives of people in this area… Read more

  Three fantastic music ensembles took to the stage at Monmouth School for Girls recently, showcasing their talent and hard work over the past year. The annual Symphonic Serenade concert (also the Monmouth Schools Annual Leavers’ Concert) was held in… Read more

The Year 9 pupils at Monmouth School for Girls impressed in this year’s national Oxford German Olympiad. Milly achieved joint first place in task one of the Years 7-9 category and Sophia was placed as a runner-up. This year’s theme… Read more

Two Year 11 Ceramics students from Monmouth School for Girls have been shortlisted for a prestigious Excellence Award. Chloe and Hadiyah have been picked for the Ceramics Excellence Award 2019 shortlist, held within Cardiff School of Art and Design (CSAD)…. Read more

Two Year 9 Astronomy Club pupils from Monmouth School for Girls have managed to capture a rare photograph of the Whirlpool Galaxy. The pair worked extremely hard over the whole year to produce the photograph, using links with Cardiff University… Read more

The family of a caring and considerate teenage boy is thanking people from the “bottom of their hearts” after a major £100,000 appeal fund in his memory was smashed in less than a year. The Walker family estimate that “thousands”… Read more

Creative students at Monmouth School for Girls have used dance to successfully highlight relationships and confidence. The Year 9 students worked upon the ideas of freedom and movement, and chose the music, costumes and props for the performance in front… Read more

Britain’s best-selling classical harpist, Claire Jones, gave a magical recital at Monmouth School for Girls. Around 100 people, some of whom had travelled from Newport, Abergavenny and Chepstow for the evening, packed into the recital hall at the new Performing… Read more

Two incredible productions took to the stage of the Drama Studio this month, due to unprecedented numbers auditioning for this year’s Senior Plays. The first play was the scintillating ‘Not Gonna Lie’, starring Rhys, Amelia, Marcus, Gemma, Ella and Angelika…. Read more

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