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Focus and determination paid off as pupils celebrated outstanding GCSE and IGCSE results at Haberdashers’ Monmouth School for Girls. 41.9% of all examinations were graded A* and more than a third of pupils achieved at least seven A*s. One girl,… Read more

A level results joy at HMSG

August 18th, 2016

A level pupils celebrated a glowing set of results at Haberdashers’ Monmouth School for Girls. The hard work and dedication of sixth formers and staff paid off with almost one in three students gaining all A* or A grades. At… Read more

Thoughtful boarding school pupils have set up a multicultural club to celebrate the heritage of their housemates and help foreign pupils to integrate with ease. With 26% of all boarders at Haberdashers’ Monmouth School for Girls coming from China and… Read more

Spending a day with a group of Japanese girls provided an interesting insight into Japanese culture and school life. Not only did the girls not stop smiling, but they were very patient when it came to teaching us origami and… Read more

An artist who brings buildings and homes to life in magical watercolour paintings has branched out to offer affordable quickies. Amanda Hamilton, a former pupil of Haberdashers’ Monmouth School for Girls, is celebrated for her joyful, uplifting interpretations of local… Read more

A school’s innovative catering department narrowly missed out on winning a coveted award after being shortlisted from entries nationwide. The hardworking team at Haberdashers’ Monmouth School for Girls was ‘Commended’ at the Education Business Awards 2016 during a glamorous awards… Read more

A kind-hearted school community has donated 170 bras to a charity which could help transform poor women’s lives in Africa. Pupils, staff and families of boarders at Haberdashers’ Monmouth School for Girls have united to support the Bra Bank initiative,… Read more

On 7th July 48 students (Years 9-12) from HMSG and Monmouth School visited the impressive Council Chamber of the Glamorgan Building, Cardiff University. This is home to the School of Geography and Planning. Cardiff University has one of the largest… Read more

Last week,  Georgie in Year 12 finally got the message she’d been waiting for all year:  she had been selected for the Under 18 eventing team for Wales. This came as a real shock, as just the week before, her… Read more

Music for Youth Festival

July 8th, 2016

Talented harpists Diana and Lisa recently performed at the Music for Youth Festival with the Isca Linea Senior Strings.  The orchestra performed Chamber Symphony 110a Movements I, II and V by Shostakovich at the Birmingham Town Hall on Thursday 7th July. They… Read more

On 4th July HMSG entered teams of Year 8 and Year 9 pupils for the Geographical Association’s Welshwise Quiz.  Llinos, Heddwen, Eva, Megan, Scarlett and Katie all represented the school. The quiz was held in the impressive Committee Rooms in… Read more

Slam poetry, social media-inspired prose, beautiful music and life saving medical training tools all made for a memorable finale to the school year. Pupils, parents, governors and staff gathered at Haberdashers’ Monmouth School for Girls this morning for the annual… Read more

Big Boarding Sing

June 29th, 2016

On Sunday 26 June, three singers from Augusta House plus Oliver from Monmouth School travelled up to London to take part in The Big Boarding Sing organised by the BSA as part of their Golden Jubilee Celebrations. An intensive but… Read more

The final field trip of the year brought Year 7 to Cardiff Bay to explore the regeneration of the former dockland area south of the city centre.  Our first activity involved a visit to the Norwegian Church which has stood… Read more

Year 8 visited three local coastal locations: Ogmore-by-Sea, Southerndown Beach and Barry Island. The title of the field trip was ‘Investigating coastal processes, landforms and management.’ Ogmore-by-Sea is a small coastal village in the Vale of Glamorgan. It lies on… Read more

In a recent school assembly Katie, Katherine and Stephanie collected the Geographical Association’s Welshwise Trophy. Last year Katie, Katherine and Stephanie participated in the Geographical Association’s Welshwise Quiz event at the Glamorgan Building, Cardiff University. This was the first ever… Read more

Mrs Rose Vigrass was a highly respected and much-loved Head of Inglefield House from 1998 to 2010.  She had joined the school as a Year 6 teacher in 1990 and quickly made her indelible mark on the girls in her… Read more

Welsh Hockey Success

June 7th, 2016

Mary and Amy, both in Year 10 at HMSG have both been selected to play hockey for Wales. Both girls play hockey for the HMSG Under 15 team; Amy is the captain, and Mary is the vice-captain.  They also train… Read more

A goal-scoring schoolgirl has been named as her football team’s player of the season thanks to her dedication and performance on the pitch. Ellie, a pupil at Haberdashers’ Monmouth School for Girls, was given the U13 Outstanding Performer Award by… Read more

Gruffalo author Julia Donaldson brought a little magic to a unique workshop which aimed to inspire a love of languages among local children. Organised by staff at Haberdashers’ Monmouth School for Girls and its prep school, Inglefield House, Thursday’s innovative… Read more