IN Exhibition 2018

Marlborough College Malaysia’s thriving and vibrant Visual Arts programme has started as we mean to go on. With the new academic year well underway, 15 of our talented artists participated in the prestigious annual IN Exhibition in Singapore. Marlborough College Malaysia partners with 15 other international schools in Singapore to showcase the unique talent and […]

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Pearson Outstanding Learner Awards 2018

  Mr Eatough accompanied three of our current Sixth Form pupils on a journey to the Le Meridien hotel in Kuala Lumpur on 22nd November. The purpose was to attend the awards ceremony organised by the Pearson group, which runs the Edexcel IGCSE examinations. It was a splendid occasion with hundreds of pupils from across Malaysia in attendance. James […]

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Hundred IGCSE Drama Showcase

Our fantastic IGCSE Drama pupils had the chance to shine again this week when the second Showcase of the year was performed by our Hundred exam classes. The depth of emotion on display engaged audiences, while effective use of props of rope, sheets, car wheels and chains highlighted beautifully choreographed physical theatre. The five devised […]

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Pan Pacific All School 2018 Touch

On Saturday 17th and Sunday 18th November, the U14, U16 and 1st XI teams travelled over the border to play in the Pan Pacific Touch Tournament which is one of the biggest tournaments of the season. The U14s competition was great – in the pool games, there was some tough competition including from ACS International […]

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Netball JSAC Tournament, Year 8

On Monday, 19th November, around 90% of the Year 8 girls were involved in a netball tournament hosted by MCM.  This was the first time all of the U13 girls have played in a fixture together and it was lovely to see how well they played as a whole team.  The girls played in three […]

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Johor International Schools Photography Competition

The final of the Johor International School Young Photographers Contest 2018 was held on Saturday, 17th November, at the Avira Show homes opposite Citrine Hub. There was an impressive exhibition of photographs on the theme of ‘Precious Family Moment’.  MCM did very well and 19 pupils had at least one photograph selected for the final […]

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Council Meeting

Marlborough College Malaysia’s governing body, the Council, has marked the centenary of the end of World War I, calling to mind the 749 Old Marlburians who were lost and those who suffered in subsequent conflicts. Council member, Mr Tom Kirkwood, read his poem, “East and West,” which he composed for the occasion. Tunku Ali and […]

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Prep Tea Concert

  What a fantastic afternoon we have just had at the Prep.  We were treated by pupils in Year 7 and Year 8 to a real musical feast that included the most interesting and wonderfully performed selection of pieces.  We heard solo performances for percussion, piano, violin and voice as well as a groovy Jazz […]

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Odd Socks Day

  On Wednesday, 14th November, Marlborough College Malaysia wore odd socks to demonstrate that they ‘choose respect’ and raise awareness of bullying.  Pupils at the college are encouraged to show companionship every day.  Highlighting that it is ok to be different through our Odd Socks Day supports this core value of companionship.  As well as raising […]

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Marlborough College

  During the half-term break, Head of Senior School, Mr Eatough, travelled to Marlborough College in the UK, following on from his visit to the US as part of the School’s east coast College tour. The purpose of his visit was to build further on the existing relationship between the two Marlborough Colleges.  Both schools […]

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RAS Aquathlon

Monday, 12th September, saw pupils visit RAS for the first Aquathlon of the year.  MCM tackled the competition with gusto, claiming three first-place finishes and a further 14 top-five finishes.  Congratulations to Isla Lennard (U9), Hannah Soh (U11) and Olivia Lennard (U13) for winning, and a big well done to everyone who competed. It was […]

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UWC Invitational 7s Tournament

  The 1st team made their way over to UWC East for the UWC invitational Sevens Tournament. The boys started off the tournament with a strong win against AIS, with tries from Jack Trotter, Zain, set up by Emilio, and Morgan. In their next game, they struggled against a solid UWC East side, but many […]

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Kranji Remembrance Day Service 2018

On Sunday 11th November the boarding community, Common Room and MCM families joined, dignitaries, military personnel and religious leaders at Kranji War Memorial in Singapore for the annual Remembrance Day service. This year’s service marked exactly 100 years to the day since the First World War ended, with the signing of an armistice which came into effect at 11 […]

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Remembrance Services

To commemorate the end of the First World War on 11th November 1918, pupil remembrance assemblies took place across the College which included moving details about the many who have served or are serving their countries. Assemblies also included the significance of the red poppies, which grew on the battlefields after World War I ended, and […]

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U14s Saints Sevens Tournament

U14s travelled to Singapore on both Saturday and Sunday to play in the prestigious Saints Sevens Tournament with over 40 teams competing across U14, U16 and U18 levels. The team started with comfortable wins against Raffles Institution and BBSS, scoring nine tries in 20 minutes across the two games. A strong 36-0 victory in the […]

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Reception UK Farm Trip

On Wednesday the 7th of November, Reception pupils took their first school trip to the UK Farm.  The children were very excited to go on the bus journey and to see all the animals.  When we arrived the lovely fresh farm smells filled the children’s noses.  The first stop on the tour was to feed […]

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Tough Mudder

On Monday morning, the Prep School running club along with the Prep Boarders endured the MCM Tough Mudder. The course, masterminded by Miss Donaldson, Mr Harkins and his Estates team, encompassed a number of obstacles and challenges which the children had to complete. This is the third time that the Tough Mudder has been put […]

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KL Tigers Rugby Training Workshop

On Saturday, 3rd November, we hosted KL Tigers for a start of the season training workshop with matches. The whole day was designed to get the children onto the pitch and, for some, have their first taste of rugby this season. The staff were excellent, helping the children and coaching throughout the day. MCM had […]

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Senior House Football Tournament

On Friday, 2nd November, old rivalries came to a head once again in the annual House Football tournament.  Sandwiched between rousing dance music at one end of the pitches, and the Munawir Hill boys’ slightly less tuneful chants at the other, the entire Senior School came outside to enjoy, and hopefully win, some games of […]

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Nations Day 2018

  Friday, 19th October, saw the first whole College Nations Day, as the two schools came together for the first time to celebrate the diverse culture at MCM.  It was wonderful to see over 40 nations represented across the two schools as pupils wore their national dress or colours with pride.  The day started with a […]

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