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Year 1 visit Cardiff Castle

September 13th, 2018

The Year 1 classes enjoyed a terrific trip to Cardiff Castle on Wednesday. They were introduced to Sir Jay, who showed them a variety of armour and weaponry that the children were able to try on and hold. They looked… Read more

Year 2 trip to Eastnor Castle

September 12th, 2018

It was a real treat to be invited to join our new Year 2 classes on their trip to Eastnor Castle on Monday. On arrival, the children enjoyed some fun and games in an impressive adventure play area, where Mr… Read more

  Children at Monmouth Schools Pre-Prep and Nursery were given a special medieval welcome to mark the start of term and the launch of their Turrets and Tiaras topic. All staff dressed in period costume and children had the opportunity… Read more

Leavers’ Service 2018

July 24th, 2018

It is always terribly sad when we have to say goodbye to our Year 2 children and their families, but we certainly did it in style this year. The children sang a selection of songs including ‘One More Step’, ‘Happy… Read more

On the final Tuesday of the academic year, the Year 2 children enjoyed a fantastic surprise visit to Legoland. It was an extremely hot day so we made the absolute most of all the water rides! The children behaved impeccably… Read more

Sports Day

June 22nd, 2018

The weather conditions were absolutely perfect for our Nursery and School Sports Day on Wednesday. In the morning the Nursery children enjoyed a variety of events including strawberry and spoon, baby buggy race and a highly contested sprint. After a… Read more

On Monday we launched our annual Festival of Literacy with a fancy dress book character event. The children and staff arrived to school wearing a fantastic array of costumes, and many had brought their favourite book along to share with… Read more

This week Mrs Clarke organised five days of fitness for the children. Each year group attempted to run a mile (8 laps of the field) before taking part in some athletic challenges – as diverse as rolling down the bund,… Read more

The Nursery children were very excited to be boarding the coach and heading over the bridge to Bristol today. On arrival, they had the opportunity to build with some oversized bricks before heading into the planetarium. There were many ‘oohs’… Read more

The Reception classes treated us to a feast of dinosaur facts, dance and song this morning. The assembly told us the story of Reception’s travels back in time to the Mesozoic Era. The children delivered their lines beautifully and we… Read more

Given the enormous amount of work that had gone into Outdoor Classroom Day the staff had agreed that our Royal Wedding activities would be fairly low-key. I should have known that this team do not do anything by halves and… Read more

Outdoor Classroom Day

May 18th, 2018

We were blessed with beautiful sunny weather for our Outdoor Classroom Day on Thursday. Outdoor Classroom Day is a global initiative which was introduced to celebrate and inspire outdoor learning and play. The children arrived to find an enormous inflatable assault course on the field,… Read more

Make science lessons longer and increase the length of break-time. That was the advice of three ‘new’ head teachers at Monmouth Schools Pre-Prep and Nursery, Monmouth School Boys’ Prep and Monmouth School Girls’ Prep on Wednesday 16th May. Three pupils… Read more

The Reception children were very excited to be visiting Dan-yr-Ogof this week. It was our first visit to the caves and Dinosaur Valley and we were all very impressed with the site and facilities. We started our visit with a… Read more

During their visit to the Roman Baths in Bath, Year 2 took part in an educational workshop where they learnt about Roman dress, including togas, and had the opportunity to try some on. They handled and identified Roman artefacts, including… Read more

Peppa Pig Muddy Puddle Walk!

April 26th, 2018

The Nursery children took part in their sponsored ‘Peppa Pig Muddy Puddle Walk’ in aid of Save the Children on Thursday morning. The children completed circuits of the field, taking in obstacles and puddles along the way. They collected a… Read more

Eye-catching scale models of a DeLorean car and a Tardis greeted children on their return to a Monmouth school this week. The boys and girls from Monmouth Schools Pre-Prep and Nursery were met at the front gate by the iconic… Read more

Following a very wet morning, the sun came out just in time to dry off the court for the House netball matches. Each House was represented by two teams, with the teams playing in a round-robin format. The matches were… Read more

We were treated to a hilarious performance by the dynamic duo that make up The Daylight Theatre Company this afternoon. The pair took us through a very complicated plot line where a number of different traditional tales had become entwined… Read more

This week culminated with Mrs Franklin’s excellent class assembly. It was a little trip down memory lane for the staff and parents, and a whole new world for the children, when 2F brought ‘Blockbusters’ and not just one Bob Holness,… Read more

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