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“Excellent teamwork” in the face of challenging questions proved a winning formula for Geography students from Monmouth School for Girls and Monmouth School for Boys recently. A total of 13 teams took part in the Geographical Association’s Welshwise Quiz, with two teams… Read more

A dedicated swimmer has returned from injury to win a host of titles at the Gloucester County Championships. Rachel, a Sports Scholar at Monmouth School for Girls, was crowned Junior Girls’ County Champion for the 200m freestyle. The 14-year-old, who… Read more

A talented cellist at Monmouth School for Girls has secured her place in the National Youth Orchestra of Wales (NYAW). The hard work and dedication of 15-year-old Anna paid off during her audition which took place at the Royal Welsh… Read more

Monmouth School for Girls’ netballers are celebrating after winning the South East Wales title. The sharp-shooting first team recorded victories against Rougemont School, Coleg Gwent – Crosskeys, Croesyceiliog School and Caerleon Comprehensive School in the regional competition. Monmouth will now… Read more

Swimmers at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools won a clutch of medals at the Urdd National Gala in Cardiff. Monmouth School Girls’ Prep clinched two gold medals, a silver and a bronze, while Monmouth School for Girls bagged three silvers. It was… Read more

A teenager who enjoys singing, dancing and acting has landed a major part in a powerful Welsh National Opera (WNO) Youth Opera production. Carys, 17, feels ‘very honoured’ and ‘proud’ after being chosen to perform in Brundibár, a children’s opera,… Read more

Best-selling historical author Ben Kane brought history to life for pupils of Monmouth School for Girls and Monmouth School for Boys recently. The famous author of Roman historical novels gave a talk on the Punic Wars to keen Classics students… 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

A promising Monmouth athlete has clinched a silver medal at the Welsh Athletics Senior Indoor Championships in Cardiff. Antonia, 14, overcame a broken toe to secure the runners-up spot in the Under-17s Women’s 300m at the National Indoor Athletics Centre…. 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

Pupils at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools supported the African Children’s Choir in two memorable charity concerts this week. The inspirational and uplifting concerts, held at Monmouth School for Girls, raised more than £4,000 for Music for Life, the fundraising charity of the African… Read more

Creative girls dance to success

January 16th, 2019

More than 150 students at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools shone in their dance examinations. A total of 41 pupils at Monmouth School for Girls and 116 at Monmouth School Girls’ Prep have passed their IDTA (International Dance Teachers’ Association) exams with… Read more

Two new teachers are on a mission to highlight the life-long benefits of sport and exercise to girls. Miss Laura Warren and Mrs Sian Morgan are passionate about sport and have just taken up new roles in the PE Department… Read more

A keen geographer who captured the stunning scene of misty morning in Monmouth has been recognised in a national photography competition. Lucy, 16, took the beautiful picture near Lydart on her way to school and was the runner-up in the… 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

‘Ocean zones in a jar’, a ‘tryptic poster’ and a stunning ‘sea turtle cake’ were among the inventive geographical research entries to catch the eyes of competition judges at Monmouth School for Girls recently. This year’s Year 7 Geography Competition… Read more

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