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A speedy Monmouth schoolboy has teamed up with his Scandinavian pet hound to win a European sporting title in the Italian Alps. Rowan, 15, and Wilma triumphed in the Junior Men’s category at the International Canicross Federation’s European Championships in… Read more

Runners from Monmouth School Boys’ Prep have made an excellent start to the new Gwent Cross-Country League season. Harry D (pictured, left) was in sparkling form at Llandaff Fields in Cardiff, finishing third – out of 118 starters – in… Read more

Dr Caroline Pascoe has been appointed Principal at one of India’s most prestigious schools, The International School Bangalore.  Dr Pascoe was chosen after an extensive selection process which saw candidates shortlisted from an international field.  To ensure a smooth transition from… Read more

Year 2 Parisian Café

October 17th, 2017

The Year 2 team worked extremely hard (and late into the evening) to lay on a fabulous Parisian café to bring their ‘Bright Lights, Big City’ topic together with the children’s French language lessons this week. The children and parents… Read more

Six former England Test cricketers rode into Monmouth School for Boys this evening as part of a gruelling cycling challenge for charity. Marcus Trescothick, Tim Bresnan, Geraint Jones, Steve James, Matthew Maynard and Gavin Hamilton are all taking part in… Read more

Year 1 Bread Workshop

October 16th, 2017

The Year 1 children used a 17th Century recipe to make and bake their own bread this week. Whilst their dough was proving the children completed a set of taste tests of different breads from around the world; including baguette,… Read more

School Council Meeting

October 13th, 2017

On Friday School Council held their first meeting of the new school year. Luca, Noa, Joseph, Leo, Seb and Henry all met in Mrs Phillips’ office to share their own views and the ideas of their peers with her. A… Read more

We are very proud of Ojas, who has spent today in London at the final of the Junior Language Challenge testing his knowledge of the language, Zulu. To prepare him for the task, Mme Le Moal started to learn Zulu… Read more

Humble by Nature Visit

October 13th, 2017

The boys in Prep II enjoyed their visit to Humble Farm, where they saw a variety of livestock. Particular favourites were the goats and the pigs. The boys enjoyed feeding the pigs apples! Whilst doing this, they learned a number… Read more

A proud nine-year-old boy has taken his pet lizard to school to give a special talk about reptiles. Joseph hopes to be a herpetologist when he’s older and spoke with affection about his bearded dragon Amber. The Monmouth School Boys’… Read more

Year 2 Lego Challenge!

October 13th, 2017

Year 2 were set a challenge in an independent learning session this week. They were tasked with building a cityscape using Lego bricks. The children had no written instructions and their brief was to create their own individual building and… Read more

Last week all of Form II enjoyed Shakespeare in the autumn sunshine as they travelled to Puzzlewood to participate in a promenade performance of ‘Macbeth’. In an action packed and dynamic production, the boys were warriors, dinner guests and even… Read more

A budding linguist who spent his summer holidays learning Japanese reached the final of a prestigious national competition. Ojas took up his place in today’s (Friday) final in London after progressing through several rounds in the Junior Language Challenge (JLC)… Read more

The world of brain science provided a stimulating and fascinating day’s discussion for psychology and biology students in Monmouth. Dr Guy Sutton from Medical Biology Interactive delivered the thought-provoking Brain Day programme to A level students at Monmouth School for… Read more

Herefordshire’s Newport House and its stunning gardens was the destination for 6.1 artists this week. They drew inspiration from a breadth of sculptural forms created by nationally and world-renowned artists as part of the ‘Out of Nature’ exhibition. Sculptor, Jon… Read more

George’s GCSE exam piece exploring the themes of religion and death is now on display in Mrs Wynne-Lord’s classroom, alongside other exciting art works which have been influenced by similar ideas of afterlife and mortality.  The work, a wonderful cross-curricular with Biology, Religious… Read more

The Junior History Society re-enacted the Battle of Hattin in cardboard and sports kit on Monday lunchtime and this annual festival of homemade weaponry and historical discovery did not disappoint either participants or onlookers. Form I, led by their generals from… 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

Broadcaster, journalist and author Clare Balding OBE delivered a fascinating and inspiring talk to parents, pupils and governors as part of Monmouth School for Girls’ 125th Anniversary celebrations. Clare’s illustrated lecture was full of insight into a stellar career in… Read more

Fun with Numbers

October 7th, 2017

The boys have had an enjoyable few weeks at Fun with Numbers. We have been trying to make the most of the weather and the light evenings while we can. The boys have all taken part in a Maths Trail… Read more