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The Canoe Club’s prayers to the rain gods were answered with a late downpour overnight which meant Sunday’s river trip could go ahead after a dry couple of weeks. The older boys guided and taught the younger boys the skills… Read more

Recently Year 9 spent a day discovering the role of two local regiments in the Great War. They gained a vivid insight into the contributions of territorial soldiers from the Royal Monmouthshire Royal Engineers with those of the regular soldiers… Read more

Pupils at Monmouth School for Girls focused on the symbolism of the Poppy and the Last Post – the combination of mourning and optimism – at a special Remembrance assembly today (Friday 9th November). The Head Girl, Faisa, Senior Prefects Katie,… Read more

During the First World War, 658 men were awarded the Victoria Cross, the highest award for bravery ‘in the presence of the enemy’. And one of these remarkable men, Angus Buchanan VC, was head boy at Monmouth School for Boys,… Read more

Towering temples, amazing amphitheatres and ornate villas were on the itinerary during the recent Classics trip to Sicily. Led by Head of Classics at Monmouth School for Girls, Mrs Beech, pupils experienced a whirlwind, once in a lifetime tour of ancient Classical… Read more

Four Monmouth students have been sharpening their wicketkeeping skills under the guidance of former Glamorgan captain, Mark Wallace. Joe, Harry H, Nathan and Henry have received expert coaching from Mark, who represented England Under-19s and spent 18 years in Glamorgan’s… Read more

A special Halloween hat competition generated an explosion of colour and raised much-needed funds for Cancer Research Wales. Emily aged 10, organised the competition which was well supported by her creative friends at Monmouth School Girls’ Prep. Dale Evans, from… Read more

  Children in Monmouth had the chance to quiz the Speaker of the House of Commons. Pupils at Monmouth School Girls’ Prep relished the 50-minute Ask the Speaker skype session with John Bercow. They were joined by pupils at Monmouth… Read more

Friends and family of a brave and caring Monmouth student are aiming to raise £100,000 in his memory to fund a research project close to their heart. Tom was a quiet and considerate pupil at Monmouth School for Boys and… Read more

Students in Monmouth have taken steps to support a locally-based charity working with disadvantaged children overseas. Pupils at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools have donated much-needed shoes for children in Africa. Hands Around The World in Monmouth has been collecting shoes for… Read more

In the October half term eighteen boys and girls went on a Spanish language trip to Barcelona. They visited some of the most iconic sights not only in Spain but also Europe including the Nou Camp football stadium, Parc Güell,… Read more

Before half-term the Monmouth School cross-country team travelled to Gwernyfed for round three of the Brecon League. The course included hills, ditches and a vault over a fence all of that on top of cold, wet and sunny conditions. The… Read more

Two Israeli students, Nadav and Or, visited Monmouth School for Boys before half term. These visitors were able to explain what it is like growing up in a country the size of Wales in a very volatile part of the… Read more

A keen oarsman is keeping Monmouth firmly in the rowing spotlight after impressing during a GB Rowing Team Junior Potential Camp in Nottingham. Iwan was among 30 boys from across the country who took part in activities focused on technique,… Read more

Year 2 Humanities Detectives

November 2nd, 2018

The Year 2 children arrived back to their classrooms to find that the rooms had been left in disarray and that some very mysterious packages and objects had been delivered whilst they were out at play time. Unfortunately Mrs Franklin… Read more

 3D printing, prototyping, laser cutting and manufacturing were among the fascinating processes viewed by Year 10 during a recent visit to Renishaw Plc. The G.C.S.E. Design and Technology pupils, along with Head of Design and Technology Mr McClusky, toured the the site… Read more

A Monmouth student is combining his passion for dogs and running to become a force on the world stage. Sixteen-year-old Rowan is celebrating World and European triumphs just several weeks apart in the fast-paced sport of canicross. Representing Great Britain,… Read more

An eight-year-old boy is celebrating after topping the scales for the second successive year in a popular pumpkin growing competition. Tom used a wheelbarrow to move his giant 42kg pumpkin into the main hall at Monmouth School Boys’ Prep for… Read more

Two Monmouth students are making a big impact with Gloucestershire County Cricket Club. Batsman, Michael, and leg-spinner, Sam, will be training with the professional county’s under-17s squad in Bristol this winter. The Monmouth School for Boys’ duo have been recognised… Read more

Harvest Service

October 26th, 2018

On Thursday morning we invited the Nursery children to come and share our Harvest Service with us. The school children performed ‘In the Autumn’, ‘Big, Red Combine Harvester’ and ‘Thank you, Lord’ with some musical accompaniment. The Year 2 children… Read more