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Kayakers go for three star award

September 21st, 2017

On Sunday members of the canoe club were assessed for the British Canoe Union Three Star Award on a swollen river at Symonds Yat. The award calls for them to practise rescues and carry out safety work, thereby putting into practice… Read more

The first weekend of boarding could not have kicked off with a more action packed, fun, friendship building day than at Oaker Wood Leisure. From paintballing to high ropes, this woodland activity centre had it all. As you can see… Read more

Surf’s up for Boarders!

September 18th, 2017

Boarders from Monmouth Boys and Girls Schools enjoyed an afternoon of surfing lessons last Sunday at Rest Bay provided by Porthcawl Surf School.  Although the waves were low at the start, there was enough to challenge the beginners and keep… Read more

History will come full circle when the Queen’s Baton Relay arrives at Monmouth School for Boys tomorrow at noon. The Baton for the Gold Coast Commonweath Games 2018 will come face to face with the very first Queen’s Baton which… Read more

Two teams from a Monmouth-led project scooped national awards in Arcola Energy’s Hydrogen Hack. The youngsters used software and hardware to transform everyday items as part of the Schools Hydrogen Challenge. Teacher Lyndsay Hope, from Monmouth School for Boys, ran… Read more

Creating an air pollution sensor for a car and a hydrogen powered games console were just two of the ideas mooted by youngsters in an exciting engineering project in Monmouth. Proposals to build a ketchup-supplying robot and to turn a… Read more

Starring in a navigational challenge to find hidden radio transmitters was a proud moment for a former Monmouth School pupil last week at a major youth summit. Budding engineer Peter was the first person to build a Morse code kit… Read more

A promising engineer is representing the UK and making contact with the International Space Station at a major youth event in London this week. Former Monmouth School pupil Peter is among three young UK radio amateurs at YOTA 2017 (Youngsters… Read more

This is the moment advanced members of Monmouth School’s Kayak Club navigated Grade 4 rapids in North Wales. The skilled boys thoroughly enjoyed the trip to Bala Mill falls on the Afon Tryweryn, a National Water Centre. Rapids are graded from 1… Read more

Intrepid explorers from Monmouth School enjoyed an unforgettable sea kayaking adventure in the Swedish archipelago. Seventeen pupils and four staff paddled and camped in the wild for five days on a journey which took them to some of the country’s… Read more

On Thursday last week Polymade, this year’s Young Enterprise company, represented the Newport and Monmouthshire Area board at the Welsh final at the Sherman theatre in Cardiff. Having swept the board at the Area board final last month, winning over… Read more

The exciting Monmouth Literary Festival is back! Led by a committee of students from Monmouth’s three secondary schools, their aim is to unite the school community by means of literature and encourage the 3,000 pupils to get reading. Moreover, the… Read more

Over half term, three RAF Section cadets attended Blue Wings aviation training at MOD St Athan. The day focused on gliding and they had the opportunity to train in a simulator before taking the controls in the air for the… Read more

EAL trip to Big Pit

May 15th, 2017

Form III and IV EAL students explored some Welsh History on Sunday by visiting the Big Pit Museum in Blaenavon. The guide leading the trip was a former miner, and entertained the students with a wealth of stories and knowledge…. Read more

For 5 days a group of 32 HMSG and Monmouth School students explored the glaciers, volcanoes, geysers and hot springs of Southern Iceland. Activities ranged from swimming in Geothermal Hot Springs to climbing an active Volcano; taking a walk onto… Read more

What is WyeHack? Use hardware & software to build an app, a website, a game, anything. Get support for ideas & join workshops. Click to sign up for free. Register for event What do I need? A laptop, Raspberry Pi,… Read more

Little linguists from six schools spent the morning trading in French, German and Spanish at a bustling pop-up market to boost their communication skills. Held at Monmouth School’s Blake Theatre on Tuesday, 60 children came together to run stalls selling… Read more

As you are hopefully aware, 2017 marks HMSG’s 125th anniversary and we shall be honouring this milestone in the history of the Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools through a number of events throughout the year. To showcase the cultural life of the… Read more

A group of 6.1 EAL pupils braved the cold weather and rain on Sunday to explore the heritage and history of Wales at the Big Pit museum, Blaenavon. The group had the chance to descend the mine, complete with hard… Read more

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