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A quiz team has won the plate competition in the national finals of the annual Junior Schools’ Challenge. Monmouth School for Boys’ pupils William, Sam, Alfie and Gwyndaf were in excellent form in the final at Warwick School on Sunday’s 23rd… 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 qualified for the semi-final at a recent Monmouth Football tournament. Playing under the team name of the ‘Monmouth Dashers’, Lucy, Emma, Olivia, Seren, Arabella and Thandi played… 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

A Monmouth schoolboy has confirmed his position as the leading middle-distance track runner in Wales for his age group. Harry, a pupil at Monmouth School for Boys, won both the 800m and 1,500m races at the Welsh Athletics Junior Championships… Read more

We were delighted to invite our Nursery Dads and Grandpas to join us for Forest School on Friday. The children were tasked with sawing up some wood with their adult to make a catapult. They used elastic to complete the… Read more

An Old Monmothian, who had a successful career in motorsport and a spell as chairman at Oxford United Football Club, has died at the age of 80. Robin Herd was a skilled engineer and designed McLaren’s first ever Formula One… 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

Heavy rain ultimately had the final word, on Monday 10th June, but it failed to dampen the relations between Monmouth School for Boys and Glamorgan County Cricket Club. It was the first time the school had hosted a Glamorgan Seconds… Read more

On Tuesday, the Sports Prize Winners from across the school were treated to a day out at the Cricket World Cup. They watched some first class cricket at Sophia Gardens, Cardiff, between Sri Lanka and Afghanistan. The boys had the… Read more

A group of intrepid friends jumped off waterfalls, built shelters and ate fish eyes to raise money for the YoungMinds charity. Head Boy, Seb, organised the adrenaline-filled trip to the Bear Grylls Survival Academy which raised £3,000. Seb has led… Read more

The nursery staff and children enjoyed a lovely walk along the river to visit the Oxfam shop in Monmouth on Wednesday. When they arrived the children were very excited to see that the shop window was full of their very… Read more

We were delighted to welcome triathlete Chris Silver, Commonwealth and World Championship finalist, to Agincourt on Thursday. Chris shared some of his past experiences and motivation with us and talked about the importance of a growth mindset and being resilient…. Read more

Sixteen students and three members of staff attended the annual camp in Langollen during May Half Term. A group of older “experts” spent two days on the National Whitewater course on the Tryweryn, training for their expedition to the Alps in July. The intermediates… 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

Swimmers will be taking the plunge in the River Wye in Monmouth to raise money for the Ted Senior Foundation on Sunday 16th June. The Great Wye Swim is an annual fundraising event organised by Monmouth School Sports Club. Swimmers… Read more

The family of a caring Monmouth School for Boys’ pupil have handed over a cheque for £10,072.01 to Cancer Research Wales. The money was raised by the school and is part of a remarkable £100,000 appeal fund in Tom’ memory…. Read more

Year 7 attended a French Theatre Event at Monmouth School for Girls this week, along with year 5 and 6 from the two prep schools and Year 7 from Monmouth School for Girls. The students enjoyed a 50 minute play… Read more

Another great trip to the most visited city in the world! Between the 25th and 28th May, 18 Year 9 boys thoroughly enjoyed getting to know the French capital, particularly the Stade de France, the Sacre-Coeur and Monmartre, the Grevin… Read more

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