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‪Sixth Form international students at Monmouth School for Girls made a delicious mini breakfast for their friends to celebrate the Chinese New Year.  

A Roman Historian from the University of Warwick showed ancient coins to pupils at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools. Professor Alison Cooley also gave a fascinating presentation to 50 boys and girls from Year 9 to 11 and explained all the opportunities… Read more

Swimmers at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools created a splash at a national competition in Cardiff. The pupils raced to four gold medals, two silvers, and a bronze in the Urdd National Swimming Gala at Cardiff International Pool. Rachel was  in imperious… Read more

Seven lacrosse players at Monmouth School for Girls are making excellent progress in the sport. Luella, Alexandra, Evie, Florrie, Annie, Tatjana and Maya have been selected to train with Wales Under-18s or the England Regional Academy. Some of the girls… Read more

Year 9 GCSE Physics students at Monmouth School for Girls have been transported into space in a giant inflatable dome. Science presenters Dave Weir, Caz Pennington and Ellie Wood, from Bristol-based Explorer Dome, delivered fascinating science presentations to the students… Read more

Two Year 8 pupils at Monmouth School for Girls have been recognised in a national competition. Zoe, aged 13, has won the Year 7-9 section in the Geographical Association’s (GA) Physical Geography Photographic competition. Her outstanding photograph of the River… Read more

The funeral service of a popular Monmouth teacher will take place next month. Miss Fran Jones worked at Monmouth School for Girls between 1981 and 1999 as Head of History and Head of Sixth Form. Her funeral service is being… Read more

Fun and immersive Henry V

January 16th, 2020

An all-female cast will be putting on an interactive, fun and immersive production of William Shakespeare’s Henry V this weekend. The drama students at Monmouth School for Girls are working hard with producer Mr Simon Riordan, the school’s new Theatre Director… Read more

The award-winning Operating Theatre Live is bringing its human interactive dissection show to The Blake Theatre at Monmouth School for Boys on Saturday 12th September. Fresh from being seen on BBC’s Dragons’ Den over the summer, Operating Theatre Live is… Read more

The Monmouth community joined together as more than 500 people took the plunge in an uplifting swimathon in memory of a kind and caring teenage boy. Swimmers of all ages and abilities pushed themselves to the limit at the second… Read more

Students at Monmouth School for Girls will be performing William Shakespeare’s much-loved, Henry V, later this month. The pupils were looking impressive in rehearsals yesterday under Mr Simon Riordan, the new Theatre Director in Residence. The two-night interactive production involves… Read more

Pupils at Monmouth School for Girls are helping their younger peers with their IT work each week. Ffion, Grace, Morgan and Emily enjoy sharing their skills with the Year 3 pupils at Monmouth School Girls’ Prep. “The Year 3 girls… Read more

A former student has given a fascinating talk to Year 12 girls about her career in electrical engineering, being a woman in leadership and working in a traditionally male-dominated industry. Priyanka Aswani, who studied A levels in Physics, Maths and Biology… Read more

Inspired by a school friend’s courage, a popular member of staff  has tackled a series of 5k parkruns to raise funds for charity. Mrs Fiona Creasey, the Clerk to the Governors at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools, set herself the challenge of completing… Read more

A charismatic and popular former teacher at Monmouth School for Girls has died at the age of 74. Miss Fran Jones was Head of History and worked tirelessly to create a happy and positive atmosphere when she later became Head… Read more

More than 400 people will be taking the plunge in a charity swimathon in Monmouth this weekend. The inaugural Swim for Tom raised more than £25,000 for Cancer Research Wales 12 months ago. The second Swim for Tom is being… Read more

Caring Sixth Form students at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools have been building friendships with residents of a nearby care home. The Monmouth students have been visiting The Orchard Care Home in Ganarew one afternoon a week during term time. The Orchard… Read more

An impressive model of a stratovolcano in Alaska was the winning entry in a Geography competition for Year 7 pupils at Monmouth School for Girls. Emma scooped the top prize in the well-supported annual competition with her outstanding model of… Read more

Pupils and staff at Monmouth School for Girls and Monmouth School Girls’ Prep served up a festive treat of music and dance on the final day of the Michaelmas Term. The traditional festive singing competition for Charities Day is always… Read more

Talented Year 10 cooks at Monmouth School for Girls showed off their impressive culinary skills in a Christmas cake bake-off. Headmistress, Mrs Jessica Miles, had the near impossible task of choosing a winner after all the girls rose to the… Read more