College Newsletter | LT2023 Week 7A | Online

The Royal Visit: Commemorative Plaque Unveiling

25th February 2023

To celebrate our official Tenth Anniversary opening, Marlborough College Malaysia welcomed Her Majesty Raja Zarith Sofiah Binti Almarhum Sultan Idris Shah, Permaisuri Johor to unveil a commemorative plaque to mark the occasion. Mirroring her opening of the site on the 24th February 2013, this event was a truly special way to mark this celebration of our College and its history.

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The Royal Johor Press Office has kindly provided a video from its media team.

Tenth Anniversary Friends of MCM Gala Ball

Saturday 11th March 2023 | Wykeham Hall, 7.00pm

Tickets RM350 per adult

Last Call for the Ball

On Saturday 11th March, as part of the 10th Anniversary Gala Ball, we will see our Charity Auction of a range of fabulous items and experiences kindly donated by parents and supporters of the College.  

Among the many special and desirable items is a particularly unique one: a vase made by GCSE Art pupil, Linda. Her vase is not just a beautiful object but a symbol of so much more.

Read more ….About a Pot

Any parent who is interested may bid for one or more of the items or experiences, using an online bidding form, even if they are not planning to attend the Gala Ball.  Successful bidders will be notified in the week commencing 13th March. 

Charity AUCTION CATALOGUE Charity Auction Bidding Form

All proceeds from the auction will go towards the charities that MCM supports, details of which can be found on the Outreach pages of our website.

Thank you for your support and happy bidding!

 

Dasha, Bryan, Yi Xuan and Tina

The L6 CAS Charity Auction team

Marlborough Miles | Thursday 23rd March 2023 | 8.30am to 1.00pm

Save the date for the return of the Marlborough Miles. Join the whole Marlborough community in a sponsored walk (or run) around the Marlborough mile.

Vehicle Registration Required

In order to keep our campus safe and our security records up to date, we would ask all parents to kindly complete their vehicle registration information. This should include any drivers and their vehicles that you have authorised to bring your child to or from the College.

Enter your car registration details

9th April 2023 – Sunday 16th April 2023 | MCM Residential Camp

The UK’s leading multi-activity camp is joining forces with Marlborough College Malaysia & UKLC to offer an action packed, explorative, English Language immersion programme. Throughout the residential week, Camp Beaumont offers children the opportunity to learn new skills, discover new interests, try new things and have fun with new friends, all set within the fantastic facilities we have here at Marlborough College Malaysia.

Your child will stay in our outstanding boarding houses, enjoy the wonderful College campus, develop their English language skills and taste the delicious food from our catering department.

As a special offer to Marlborough College parents, we would like to give you an Early Bird discount of 10%. Please use the code EARLY10 when making the booking. 

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College Spotlight: World Wildlife Day 2023

On this World Wildlife Day 2023, the global theme is ‘Partnerships for Wildlife Conservation,’ celebrating charities and organisations that help conserve wildlife and the environment. At Marlborough College Malaysia, we endeavour to preserve wildlife and create new habitats and environments.

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National Online Safety (NOS) App

“What Parents and Carers Need to Know about NGL”

Not Gonna Lie (NGL) is a  ‘bolt-on’ app which is designed to work alongside ‘host’ platforms, Instagram and Twitter. The purpose of the app is to invite user’s friends and followers to ask them questions anonymously. 

The smokescreen of online anonymity brings with it the absence of accountability and some of the very cruellest behaviour online.

This guide highlights a number of potential risks including oversharing, cyber-bullying and potentially costly subscription fees.

Click here for the PDF guide

Key Dates

Saturday 4th March 2023

 

Admissions Open Morning

8.30am to 12.00 noon

Wykeham Hall

Please encourage any relatives or friends to come and visit the College if they are interested in an MCM education for their children. Admissions Events Page

 

Cricket Boys U11A

8.15am to 10.00am

MCM Cricket XI

Parents are welcome

 

Year 5 and Year 6 Drama Production – rehearsal

9.00am to 1.00pm

Green Hall

Year 5 and 6 cast

 

Hockey 1st XI v JB Hockey Club

1.30pm to 5.00pm

Taman Daya Hockey Stadium

Selected team

 

10th Anniversary Gala Concert

7.00pm to 9.00pm

Wykeham Hall

Registered attendees

 

Monday 6th March 2023

 

Aquathlon

8.30am to 10.00am

Pre-Prep Pool

Year 2 and Year 3 pupils

Parents are welcome

 

Tuesday 7th March 2023

 

Aquathlon

8.30am to 10.00am

Senior Pool

Year 7, Year 8 and Shell pupils

Parents are welcome

 

KL Players – Shakespeare Workshops

10.30am to 3.50pm

Theatre

Remove pupils

 

Aquathlon

2.30pm to 4.00pm

Senior Pool

Year 4, Year 5 and Year 6 pupils

Parents are welcome

 

Wednesday 8th March 2023 

 

KL Players performance 

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

8.45am to 10.00am

Theatre

Registered Prep pupils

 

KL Players Interactive Storytelling Session

11.00am to 12.00 noon

Green Hall

Pre-Prep Pupils

 

Cricket 1st XI v Singapore American School (SAS)

Ceylon Sports Club

1.15pm to 7.00pm

Singapore

Selected pupils

Parents are welcome

 

Thursday 9th March 2023

 

Year 7 Speaking Assessments 

8.00am to 12.00pm 

Taylor Common Room

Prep Meeting Room 1

Prep Meeting Room 2

Library

Year 7 pupils

 

Gymnastics Girls-U13A, U11A vs JSAC Gymnastics Competition

3.00pm to 6.00pm

Senior Sports Hall

Selected pupils

Parents are welcome

 

Seoul Admissions Event

6.00pm to 8.00pm

Park Hyatt, Seoul

Please encourage any relatives or friends to attend the event if they are interested in an MCM education for their children. Admissions Events Page

Friday 10th March 2023

 

Fobisia Tennis, U12, U14, U16

8.00am to 5.00pm

Bangkok Patana School

Selected pupils

Parents are welcome

 

Pirate Day

8.45am to 11.30am

Reception pupils

 

Frugal Lunch

12.05pm to 1.50pm

Whole College

All pupils and staff

Exeat

3.30pm to Monday 13th March 2023

MCM Scholarship Awards Announced

4.30pm by email

All candidates

 

Upper Sixth Full Reports

Hundred Orders

Online via Parent Portal

Saturday 11th March 2023

 

Tenth Anniversary Gala Ball by the Friends of MCM

7.00pm to 1.00am

Wykeham Hall

By ticket

Monday 13th March 2023

 

Exeat

College closed

Boarders return from 6.00pm

Tuesday 14th March 2023
8.30am College resumes

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