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This year’s Literary Festival got off to a flying and very hot start this morning with some unusual and quite challenging workshops based on the literary texts studied in the 6Th Form, by Postgraduate students from Bristol University. It was… 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

Congratulations to Alex from Form 1 who was extremely proud to be presented with a certificate and T-Shirt from Mel Ralph, the Monmouth Festival Chair, for his playful winning design of this year’s festival poster. This design challenge challenge was… 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

The premier event of the junior rowing season took place over the first weekend of half term on Eton College’s Olympic rowing course. The rowing club entered five crews over all age groups. Friday’s racing was affected by strong winds,… 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

More than 80 swimmers braved the chilly River Wye to take part in an annual fundraising event organised by Monmouth School Sports Club. The fourth Great Wye Swim on Sunday, May 21, raised £1,370 to be split between Mesothelioma UK… Read more

Monmouth School pupil, Charlie, has been chosen by British Shooting to join the Great Britain Olympic Talent Pathway. This is a great opportunity for the teenager to be mentored by some of the best Olympic coaches. Here he is at Trowgreen… Read more

Eleven pupils took part in the Confirmation service in the Monmouth School Chapel on 14th May, at which the Bishop of Monmouth (the Rt Revd Richard Pain) preached, confirmed candidates and presided at Holy Communion.  Boys and girls took part… Read more

OM and business leader, Warren East CBE, has been elected as Fellow of The Royal Society. A pupil at Monmouth School between 1973 and 1980, Warren was appointed CEO at Rolls-Royce plc in June 2015 and is also a non-executive… Read more

Monmouth School Sports Club has been kitted out with brand new gym equipment to make sure members have access to state-of-the-art facilities. Manager, Ian MacDonald, said: “We have freshened up the gym with new flooring, new lighting and new strength… Read more

On Thursday, the Monmouth School and HMSG swimming team competed at home against Cathedral School Llandaff. The gala was for Forms I – III, and the event offered scope for 25m and 50m races, with relays. Each team had a… Read more

New Bus Route Announced

May 19th, 2017

The Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools’ Bus Company is pleased to announce that it has introduced a new minibus route: 7A Wormbridge – Ewyas Harold – Cross Ash – Skenfrith – Llancloudy As a result of the introduction of the new route… Read more

Five giant balloons were launched on a mission to space by 42 boys who have been working on the project since November last year. The High Altitude Balloon (HAB) Club, run by 17-year-old Sam at Monmouth School, created precious payloads… Read more

Over 50 boys from the rowing club from the 3rd Form upwards competed at Bristol Avon Regatta last Saturday with great success, racing various clubs as well as local rivals Cheltenham and Monkton as well as Canford and Pangbourne from… 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

French debating news

May 15th, 2017

On May 5th Monmouth School hosted the French debate 2017. The motion was, “In order to fight terrorism, it is necessary for governments to implement mass surveillance of their citizens”. As well as the two teams from our own school,… Read more

A party of forty Monmouth School and HMSG musicians has secured a rare invitation to perform in St. Peter’s in Rome. The singers and string players will provide music for a service in the largest church in the world as… Read more

Monmouth School has been praised in the latest edition of Tatler magazine’s highly regarded Schools Guide. Whilst praising the academic achievements of the school (‘45% per cent of last year’s A-Level grades were A*-A, with a hefty Oxbridge list’) they… Read more

On Wednesday May 3rd Alan Shrimpton of the Hybrid Air Vehicle company visited Monmouth in a visit organised by Mr Dunn, to give a talk in the Physics department to the RAF section of the CCF and Physics A-Level students…. Read more