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Sports trials – Wednesday 30th January Entry at 11 years old for September 2019 Boys are invited to apply for a sports award if they show outstanding potential in at least one of the main school sports: rugby, soccer, cricket… Read more

Overmonnow Primary School clinched the top accolade in The Grange Invitation Six-a-Side Football Tournament. Overmonnow’s A team played some excellent football and won the Cup after defeating Pentrepoeth Primary, Newport, 4-1, yesterday (Wednesday, 23rd January). It was the second time… 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

From the Captain of Football: After returning to school earlier than many schools, only 3 Monmouth sides were involved in fixtures on the first Saturday back. Pre-season training sessions in the holidays paid off as all Monmouth sides came away… Read more

On Thursday 17 January, swimmers in Year 9 to Year 13 swam in a very competitive gala against Cheltenham College. The gala took place at Monmouth School for Girls, and both boys and girls took part. For the boys’ team,… Read more

Year 9 artists enjoyed the sights and sounds of Bristol this week. An intriguing street-art tour gave an insight into the works of local and international artists; from the miniatures of Ben Wilson, who creates artworks on discarded chewing gum… Read more

Theo from Yr 7 in Chapel House organised a cake sale this week to raise funds for ORCA and the Sealife Trust. Theo is passionate about the condition of our oceans and the amount of plastic that is being dumped in the… Read more

Monmouth students have been scaling new heights in preparation for the annual Wales Cadet Indoor Climbing Championships. Fifteen Army and Air Force cadets spent the afternoon at Boulders Climbing Centre in Cardiff working towards team selection. After some top-tips and… Read more

An Olympic swimmer is putting Monmouth children through their strokes after launching a new academy. Thomas Haffield, a former Great Britain swimmer, is working with children at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools on a weekly basis. The new partnership has been forged… 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

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

Former Monmouth student Hallam Amos has been picked in Wales’ rugby squad for this season’s Six Nations campaign. The former Head Boy at Monmouth School for Boys is among six Dragons’ players called up by Wales Head Coach Warren Gatland…. Read more

An inspiring morning of African drums gave the creative children at Monmouth Schools Pre-Prep and Nursery a wonderful start to the week. The Year 1 children demonstrated their impressive dancing and rhythmical skills during the high-energy African drumming workshop delivered… Read more

A talented cricketer at Monmouth School for Boys has been presented with his Welsh cap by a distinguished former pupil. Wicketkeeper Joe, a student in Year 11, enjoyed meeting Old Monmothian Jeremy Lawlor during Cricket Wales’ presentation event at Sophia… 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

Well done to the plucky Year 11 students from Town House (Angus, Ben, Ed, Iwan, Teal and Sean) who braved the cold, and gave up part of their well-earned holiday, to run a Christmas Car Park on the Monmouth School… Read more

The governors of the Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools are delighted to announce the appointment of Mr James Murphy-O’Connor as their first overarching Principal. James was appointed from an impressive field of applicants and will take up this new post in September… 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’s Lacrosse squad, took the plunge for… 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

‘The impact of fishing on our seas and oceans’ was the focus of a fascinating talk by the Marine Conservation Society to members of Monmouth School for Girls’ Geographical Society recently. Over 35 pupils from Year 7 – 13 attended… Read more

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