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The junior runners at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools gave a good account of themselves in the penultimate Gwent Cross Country League fixture of the season at Pontypool Park. Monmouth School Girls’ Prep’s Jess finished 17th in her event and Monmouth School Boys’… 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

Creative girls dance to success

January 16th, 2019

More than 150 students at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools shone in their dance examinations. Forty-one pupils at Monmouth School for Girls and 116 at Monmouth School Girls’ Prep have passed their IDTA (International Dance Teachers’ Association) exams with flying colours. The medal awards took… 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

Junior cross-country runners clinched a bronze medal at the East Wales Championships in Llanelli. Matthew, Joshua and Rupert formed Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools’ Under-11 Boys’ A team which took third spot at Pembrey Country Park. Matthew was the first Monmouth runner… Read more

The junior runners from Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools have made a positive start to the new Gwent Cross Country League campaign. The A team from Monmouth School Boys’ Prep are fifth in the standings after the opening fixture at Llandaff Fields… Read more

The willingness of pupils to embrace new challenges positively was a key theme in this year’s Speech Day and Prize-Giving at Monmouth School Girls’ Prep. Headteacher, Mrs Hilary Phillips, spoke about the power of yet, a growth mindset in which… Read more

Budding cricketers from a Monmouth school have clinched a bronze medal in their maiden competition. The pupils at Monmouth School Girls’ Prep have only just started playing cricket and they impressed at The Independent Association of Prep Schools’ (IAPS) Kwik… Read more

Swimmers from Monmouth School Girls’ Prep clinched a stunning gold medal in the national finals at London Aquatics Centre. The girls knocked a remarkable 18.22 seconds off their qualifying time as they roared to victory in the Olympic Pool at… Read more

Monmouth fencers Ailsa and Niamh fought their way to medals at the Welsh Junior Foil Championships in Cardiff. The two Monmouth School Girls’ Prep fencers showed excellent stamina and tremendous skill in the Girls’ Under-12 section at Sophia Garden on… Read more

A Monmouth fencer, with dreams of competing for Great Britain at the Olympics, is celebrating after winning a national title in London. Niamh triumphed in the Under 11 Girls’ Foil section at The Independent Schools Association (ISA) National Fencing Tournament…. Read more

Swimmers from Monmouth School Girls’ Prep created a big splash in the national finals at London Aquatics Centre. The Monmouth girls enjoyed racing in the Olympic Pool and brought home five medals from the prestigious Independent Schools Association’s National Swimming… Read more

Members of the ruling party at a Monmouth primary school have kept their election pledge to promote health and fitness inside and outside the classroom. Pupils at Monmouth Schools Girls’ Prep formed their own political parties earlier this year and… Read more

Budding tennis aces from Monmouth have been put through their paces in a fun-filled session run by former captain of the GB Fed Cup team, Judy Murray. The pupils from Monmouth School Girls’ Prep took part in a series of… Read more

Dedication and practice have paid off for a champion sword master who came second in a national fencing competition. Ottilie, from Inglefield House, took home the U9 silver medal in the Independent Association of Prep Schools’ championships after successfully battling… Read more

Young gymnasts are jumping for joy after finishing second in a highly competitive event to qualify for national finals. The U11 team from Inglefield House, featuring Harriet, Millie, Zoe and Petra, performed individual floor routines to music as well as… Read more

A fencing champion who speared the gold medal in a national competition has said it was “quite cool to win”. Niamh from Inglefield House won first place in the U10 Welsh Girls Foil, in which only hits to the torso… Read more

Gymnasts vaulted to victory in the finals of a national competition at the weekend. The flexible team from Haberdashers’ Monmouth for Girls finished third place overall in the U13 Independent Schools Gymnastics Association 4 Piece National Finals on Sunday. And… Read more

A sporty duo who love nothing more than flying through the air have both become national trampolining championships. Lawrence, who attends The Grange Monmouth Preparatory School, became the U11 Elite Welsh Champion at the event in Cardiff. And nine-year-old Zoe… Read more

A budding fencing champion, who took up the sport to become stronger than her big sister, has come third in a national competition. Niamh from Inglefield House won bronze at the Independent Schools Association’s fencing championships held at Millfield School… Read more

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