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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

Mr Wren’s class gave their St. Patrick’s Day assembly a little ‘Out of this World’ twist this morning. The children had prepared a very slick performance, with lovely clear voices and a catchy song to boot. With shamrock face paints… Read more

Children at a Monmouth nursery took the opportunity to show their mums just how much they love and appreciate them. To celebrate Mothering Sunday, children invited their mums to join them for a morning of pampering at Monmouth Schools Pre-Prep… Read more

Year 1 enjoyed a Science workshop on Wednesday morning, around the topic of ‘Light and Dark’. There were a variety of activities on offer including: a light table, pop-up dark room, blindfold games and light box activities. The children travelled… Read more

Year 2 STEM Rocket Challenges

February 19th, 2018

The Year 2 children invited their parents to join in with a Rocket Workshop to round of their first half of the term. The children were assigned to five groups: Neutron, Atom, Peake, Sputnik and Einstein, and completed a round-robin… Read more

Year 1 Rocket Day!

February 8th, 2018

Year 1’s ‘Marvellous Middle’ event consisted of a whole day of rocket themed fun. Phase 1 was an investigation into gravity where the children were required to make predictions and test their hypotheses. Phase 2 saw the children making small… Read more

Reception Paint by Music

February 8th, 2018

The Reception children were tasked with painting their responses to a piece of classical music in their lesson with Mrs Reynolds on Thursday. After listening carefully to the piece the children talked about the images that it had conjured up… Read more

On Wednesday Mrs Lewis’ happy band of performers treated us to a fact-packed assembly that truly was ‘Out of this World’! The children had memorised a huge amount of interesting information and relayed it clearly and confidently to the audience…. Read more

Children from Monmouth Schools Pre-Prep and Nursery enjoyed a range of activities yesterday (Friday) to raise money for Velindre – Wales’ leading cancer centre. Pupils and staff across Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools all made donations to wear red to school, while some sold delicious… Read more

Gruffalo Week in Nursery

February 1st, 2018

It was ‘G’ week in Nursery, which opened the door for all kinds of creative opportunities for the children. Julia Donaldson’s popularity is fairly unrivalled in the world of children’s literature with ‘The Gruffalo’ appearing on the best sellers’ list… Read more

A teenager, whose father has overcome cancer, is urging students to paint Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools red for a day. Thirteen-year-old Darcey, a pupil at Monmouth School for Girls, has seen at first hand the tremendous work carried out by staff… Read more

1E Space Academy Assembly

January 24th, 2018

Miss Lane’s class invited us to join them at Agincourt Space Academy on Wednesday. They treated us to an assembly full of facts, comedy and song which kept the audience enthralled throughout. The parents passed their end of training exam… Read more

The Year 2 children and their families enjoyed an evening of stargazing by fairylight on Thursday. The sky was clear, the conditions were perfect for finding constellations and the children were eager to share their knowledge with their parents. After… Read more

Nursery Mudslide!

January 18th, 2018

The Nursery children had a fantastic Forest School session this morning, when they celebrated the letter ‘M’ by marching along the bund to the mudslide. The slide is always a very popular choice, and we particularly enjoy watching the more… Read more

Year 1 trip to Think Tank

January 12th, 2018

It was our first ever visit to the Think Tank in Birmingham, and the staff were very impressed by the size and quality of the museum. As well as visiting the planetarium, and a chance to lie back on those… Read more

Mr Wren received an urgent call from Mr Alexander via walkie-talkie on Thursday morning. He had discovered some strange debris, partially obscured by smoke, in his maintenance area. Mr Wren, Mrs Franklin and Mrs Jenkins donned their high-visibility jackets and… Read more

The Reception children set off for Bristol on Tuesday morning, full of excitement and enthusiasm about their excursion. On arrival, the children headed towards the planetarium, where they donned imaginary space suits and strapped themselves securely into their seats. Their… Read more

The children arrived to school on Thursday to find a space shuttle on the welly shed and their classrooms totally transformed. It was with a great deal of excitement that they set off along the riverbank, following the signs to… Read more

‘Baubles!’ performance

December 12th, 2017

The culmination of a huge amount of hard work on part of the children and staff was very well received by the audience this afternoon. I always find the nativity play quite an emotional experience. The staff and I are… Read more

A Visit from Father Christmas!

December 7th, 2017

The Agincourt elves were hard at work on Wednesday night, and the welly shed was transformed into a beautiful Christmas Grotto. On Thursday morning the children were excited to find that Father Christmas was in residence. He shared some songs… Read more