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A former schoolteacher and coach, who inspired hundreds of children to take up rowing in Monmouth and beyond, has died at the age of 84. John Hartland was Master in Charge of Rowing at Monmouth School for Boys from 1964… Read more

Tributes have been paid to an innovative and popular former Head of Music at Monmouth School for Girls, who has died at the age of 81. Colwyn Sillman (pictured) had a passion for conducting orchestras, held prestigious teaching roles in… Read more

A group of pupils at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools has been taking part in a marathon challenge to raise funds for the mental health charity, Mind. Eight Monmouth School for Girls’ boarders, based in School House, have achieved the equivalent of… Read more

A camp at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools, for overseas students who could not travel home during the Christmas holidays, has been declared a success. Despite not being able to spend time with their families, the boys and girls had a fantastic… Read more

Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools have, this week, updated parents whose children had been preparing to sit GCSE and A level examinations this summer. “We appreciate the disappointment and apprehension for our students who had been preparing to sit GCSE and A… Read more

The outstanding educational offer at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools has moved online from today (Thursday 7th January). With the entire United Kingdom in a national lockdown, the family of schools will be delivering live lessons via Microsoft Teams and, for the… Read more

Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools will be switching to online teaching from Thursday 7th January 2021. Last summer during the first UK lockdown, the schools delivered a hugely successful online teaching programme, Habsmonmouth Online. “At 6pm yesterday, the Welsh Education Minister announced… Read more

Conductor, Jane Glover, has been recognised in the Queen’s New Year’s Honours. The Monmouth School for Girls alumna has been made a Dame for services to music. Principal, Mr James Murphy-O’Connor, said everyone at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools was delighted with… Read more

Monmouth School for Boys’ English Department is running its popular Evening of Literature & Music, albeit virtually. Students from Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools present a wonderful range of music, prose and poetry – all with a distinctly festive feel. Year 10… Read more

Reverend, Clifford Swartz, presents Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools – A Virtual Service of Lessons & Carols.

A talented artist at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools has made beautiful Christmas cards to raise money for Cancer Research Wales. Raine, a Year 13 boarder, created lovely designs, with the cards sold to staff and students at Monmouth School for Girls…. Read more

Students at Monmouth School for Girls have spent the last weeks of term busily crafting Christmas cards and gifts for residents in the area. The pupils and staff filled more than 50 shoeboxes packed with treats and gifts, which have… Read more

One of the stars of Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools’ spell-binding Les Misérables production has written and arranged her own song. Angelika Shortanova gave a blistering performance of the tragic Fantine during three sell-out shows at The Blake Theatre in March 2018…. Read more

The leading senior girls’ cricketers have been impressing in their indoor winter sessions at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools. Sophia and Rosie, who both represent Wales, and Lucia, who plays for Gloucestershire Cricket Board, are pupils at Monmouth School for Girls. They… Read more

The sights and sounds of the Amazon rainforest have been brought to life in a fascinating and thought-provoking day at Monmouth School for Girls. Geography pupils in Year 8 were treated to an authentic experience as part of their insight… Read more

Pupils at Monmouth School for Girls clinched five coveted titles in an outstanding 15-medal haul at the Welsh Rowing Virtual Championships. The event incorporated the Scottish Rowing Indoor Championships and the Monmouth girls stormed to five gold, six silver and… Read more

Monmouth is one of the happiest towns in the UK, according to a new national survey. The town has been ranked second in Wales in this year’s Happy at Home Index. Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools are an integral part of the… Read more

A teenager at Monmouth School for Girls has gained selection for the England Lacrosse Talent Pathway. Year 9 pupil, Zoë, shone in an under-13s half-term county camp at Westonbirt in Gloucestershire. The coaches felt Zoë was ready for the next… Read more

One of the world’s best-known publishers has been left spellbound by a contemporary fantasy series from a writer who grew up in the Wye Valley. Cari Thomas, who was educated at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools, has signed a four-book deal with… Read more

A Virtual Sixth Form Information Evening is taking place next week. The event is being held online on Thursday 19th November from 5pm to around 7.45pm. It has been designed to give students and parents an insight into the very… Read more