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MCM IB Pupils Become ‘International Online Share Traders of the Year’

Four MCM IB pupils have beaten over 8,700 other teams from the UK and around the world to become the best International stocks and shares trading team. Each year the UK’s Institute of Fiscal Studies run an online share trading game known as Student Investor. Teams of four students are given a virtual £100,000 (that’s roughly 550,000 […]

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MCM Pupils and Beaks v DESA Bangles

On Sunday 1st February, a Marlborough College XI made up of beaks and pupils took the field against one of Johor’s best club sides, the DESA Bangles. Salman Zhari won the toss for the visitors and didn’t hesitate to elect to bat on what proved to be an excellent wicket. Marlborough’s openers, Paul McCraw and […]

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Shell Sports Camp – Thanyapura Sports Resort, Phuket, Thailand

The Shell pupils had a tremendous trip to Thanyapura Sports Resort in Phuket, working hard and learning about the culture of their hosts. They got involved in Muay Thai, Tennis, running in rubber plantations, Zumba, swim training with Thai Olympic hopefuls and a boot camp called ‘Project Extreme’. Our pupils competed very well in an […]

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A* Japanese IGCSE Success

Congratulations to our four Cambridge IGCSE Japanese candidates who all achieved A* grades in the recently released results from the November 2014 examinations. These results reflect the linguistic ability of the pupils, their hard work and the excellent preparation of their Japanese teacher, Mrs Webber. Well done to all.

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Senior School Drama and Music Showcase

Parents, pupils and beaks were treated to two hours of exceptional entertainment in the annual end of Michaelmas term Drama and Music Showcase. The evening began with the orchestra playing a Christmas adaptation of Vangelis’s Chariots of Fire followed by an excerpt from Oscar Wilde’s The Importance of Being Earnest. These contrasting but beautifully prepared […]

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Opening of The Marlburian Sixth Form Centre

Following Saturday morning lessons, the Lower Sixth, members of the Hundred and a good number of parents joined beaks to witness the opening of the newly built Sixth Form Centre, The Marlburian. Mark McVeigh articulated the vision behind The Marlburian, which includes private study work space and a café facility downstairs, and Frank Hardee explained […]

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Pupils’ Outstanding Achievements Recognised

Cambridge International Examinations hosted an Outstanding Cambridge Learner Awards ceremony in the Vintage Ballroom, Holiday Villa Hotel and Suites, Subang Jaya, KL on Thursday 27 November 2014. A representative of Malaysian Deputy Minister of Education One presented certificates and prizes to pupils winning Outstanding Cambridge Learner Awards for achievement of top and high grades in […]

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The Wizard of Oz

Over the past week the 2014 Michaelmas term Shell Musical, The Wizard of Oz, has been staged for pupils, parents and beaks. The show has been a tremendous success. Each Shell pupil has been involved, working hard under the direction of our specialist Drama and Music beaks. The classic story was adapted with modern music […]

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Marlborough College Malaysia gears up for University Admissions

This week Marlborough College Malaysia took significant steps towards helping our pupils access the world’s top universities. The College has been officially accredited as a UCAS Centre allowing MCM pupils to apply to universities in the UK. This means that our pupils will have application access to top universities in the world, including Oxford, Cambridge, LSE, […]

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U18’s at the Saints Sevens

For the first time in history a Marlborough College Malaysia U18 rugby team took to the field to take on Singapore’s best in the annual Saints Sevens tournament. The blend of local Singaporean schools and international schools makes this tournament not only special but also extremely challenging. On day one Marlborough College started strongly beating […]

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