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Plans for New Prep School Building Unveiled

Friends of MCM held their coffee morning today in the Marlburian. A display of the plans for the new Prep School building had its first viewing and the Master talked us through the concepts and ideas behind the planning. These plans will shortly be on display in the Prep School reception area. Parents enjoyed homemade […]

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Australian New Zealand University Fair

On Tuesday 8th March, a group of eager Sixth Formers attended the Australian and New Zealand University Fair at KSL Hotel in Johor Bahru. With over thirty universities from the region attending, including the top eight Australian and New Zealand universities, the event was not to be missed. Arriving at 3pm, the Sixth Formers, accompanied […]

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Prep School Music Recital

On the evening of Thursday 3rd March the LRC was transformed into an intimate performance space where pupils from various ages across the Prep School were given the chance to share their musical progress on stage for their friends, family and beaks. This term’s Music Recital saw 26 soloists and two choirs perform a wide […]

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Visit by Her Excellency, Vicki Treadell

Sixth Form University and Careers Fair – 25th and 26th February 2015 On Friday 26th February, Marlborough College Malaysia hosted Her Excellency, Vicki Treadell, the British High Commissioner to Malaysia, for the annual Sixth Form University and Careers Fair. Our Sixth Form pupils were invited to hear Her Excellency talk about the importance of aiming […]

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Kota Tinggi IGCSE Geography Field Trip

This weekend Marlborough College Malaysia IGCSE Hundred (Year 11) pupils embarked on an insightful and educational fieldtrip to the region of Kota Tinggi in Malaysia, northeast of Nusajaya as part of a vocational research education, which will be hugely beneficial for their upcoming exams. Marlborough College Malaysia, partnered with Ecofieldtrips Pte Ltd, a Singaporean-based company […]

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Clifford Chance Touch Tournament

Thankfully the hazy days are but a distant memory (for now) and the postponed TRC Clifford Chance Touch Tournament was able to go ahead without disruption on Sunday 28th February. MCM entered 5 teams and represented in U10, U12, U14, U16 and U18 categories. A number of U13 girls from the College also represented club […]

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Model United Nations KL2016

On 19th February, Marlborough’s Model United Nations team, alongside Ms Galstaun and Mr Gamble, travelled to Kuala Lumpur for the 2016 KLMUN conference at Garden International School. Despite having a few bumps preceding the conference, the conference was truly an eventful experience. Participating in MUN has been such an advantage for us delegates. MUN has […]

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KL Saracens International 10s Tournament 2016

The KL Saracens Rugby Tens Tournament brings together the best rugby clubs and schools from around the South East Asia region. Teams travel from across Malaysia, from Singapore, the Philippines, Hong Kong and New Zealand. The competition is always ferocious and there is rarely, if ever, an easy game. However, MCM have enjoyed success previously […]

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Art Stage 2016

On Thursday 21st January, the GCSE and IB art pupils went to Art Stage Singapore in Marina Bay Sands Convention Centre accompanied by several members of staff. The Expo featured 170 galleries from 33 countries and 30 global cities. The theme of the Art Expo this year was “We are Asia”. We arrived at Marina […]

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Friends of MCM Golf Day 2016

Sunday 31st January saw the second Friends of MCM Golf Day for parents and teachers at the picturesque Palm Resort Golf and Country Club. Thankfully, after all the storms we’ve had recently, the weather was perfect, although many of the players were dodging the sunshine and hiding their sunburn from the rugby tournament the day […]

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Model United Nations at MCM

Sunday 31st January marked the College’s inaugural Model United Nations event. Almost fifty Delegates, six Chairs, and Common Room gathered for a day of diplomacy, debate, and political intrigue. As Co-Chair of the conference’s United Nations Climate Change Committee (UNCCC), I was relieved to see that I was not the only one who was nervous […]

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The Straits 10s Rugby Tournament

Marlborough College Malaysia hosted its second International Rugby 10s competition on Saturday. This year forty-five teams from all over Singapore and Kuala Lumpur arrived bright and early to engage in a wonderful day of competitive matches. The eight immaculate pitches mirrored the high standard of rugby. The spectators observed the U10s learning and competing (some […]

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Reflective Garden

As part of the IB Diploma curriculum all pupils must meet certain requirements in regard to their CAS (Creativity, Activity, Service) or co-curricular experiences. One requirement is for a group to complete a collaborative CAS project. Pupils are encouraged to opt for service-based projects, often working within local communities. With this project the pupils developed […]

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Sixth Form Marlburian Event

On Saturday the Marlborough College Malaysia Sixth Formers gathered together in the Marlburian for the first formal supper of the Lent term. It was an excellent opportunity for day pupils and boarders to socialise, enjoy a delicious buffet and listen to some excellent entertainment (especially from Dr Tomlinson!) The Marlburian Committee, supported by Mr Hardee, […]

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Phoenix Rugby Sevens Match Report

On a blistering hot Singaporean morning, the MCM U18 sevens team arrived at UWC Dover for the annual Phoenix Sevens competition. Having finished 4th in the competition last year, playing above their age group, they were keen to improve on previous competition results. The MCM team was placed in a strong group, consisting of Black […]

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Carol Concert 2015

On Sunday 13th December, Common Room, parents, pupils and friends filled the Dining Hall for the College Carol Service. Before the celebration started we were treated to some beautiful music from the Wind Band, the String Quartet and the Choirs. The Master welcomed the congregation and explained the origin of the service of lessons and […]

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MCM’s third Christmas Fair

After early morning rain, the clouds parted for Christmas-like blue skies and sunshine all day. Parents, pupils and beaks arrived to be greeted by the aromas of freshly baked mince pies, traditional Christmas drinks, hot chocolate, cinnamon and spice wafting through the Fair. With Santa and his elves busy in the Grotto, parents and beaks […]

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Straits Touch Tournament 2015

It did not take long for Marlborough College Malaysia to identify that touch rugby provides a major source of sporting opportunity for girls in South East Asia. Over the course of the last three years, the College has integrated the fast-paced and strategic sport into the Games programme, both in the Prep and Senior schools. […]

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MC Squared Hospital Visit

On 5th December, the MC Squared team alongside Miss Helena and Mr Monk paid a visit to the Sultanah Aminah Hospital as part of charity service. If we had to summarise what the trip was about, here are the words I would use: toys, songs, and fun. These are our elements of entertainment, as we […]

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Singapore Duathlon 2015

The Singapore International Duathlon took place on Saturday 28th November. Jay Lilley (Shell), Chloe Robinson (Yr 7) and Alice Nicholson (Yr 6) took part in their respective age groups on the day. Jay had to run 1.5K, followed by 12K on the bike and a further 1.5K run to finish. The race distance is the […]

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