College Newsletter | MT2023 Week 12 | Online

ADMISSIONS & MARKETING

Online Boarding Information Evening

Tuesday 28th November 2023 | 5.30 pm

Any parents wishing to learn more about boarding at Marlborough College Malaysia are invited to attend the online Boarding Information Evening.

The event programme will include:

  • A presentation from Mrs Rebecca Jarrett, Head of Boarding & Housemistress of Gaia
  • A video tour of a boarding house
  • Experience from current boarding pupils
  • Question & Answer session

To register for the event please email admissions@marlboroughcollege.my

FRIENDS OF MCM

Christmas Fair | 3rd December 2023 | 12 noon to 4.00pm | Prep School

Volunteers – Santa needs you! 

We are in need of parent volunteers to help with the various events at the fair. This could be manning a game or helping in the Grotto. We have many slots to fill.

Volunteer Signup

Christmas Fair Lucky Jar Donations

A Lucky Jar is a beautifully decorated clear jar. A reused jar is best, filled with something fun that can be sold on the day. Small items such as bouncy balls, arty bits and pieces, pencils, hair clips, marbles, little cars, bath bombs, football stickers, legos and individually wrapped goodies are ideal but anything goes really! Anything the children would love. Lots of jars needed please! No sweets/chocolates. 

Please can all jars be brought in and left at Prep or Pre-Prep receptions before Friday 1st December.

Cake Stall

Cakes, cupcakes, cookies or gingerbread; share with us your favourite recipe. Create delightful Christmas treats to go on the Friends of MCM Cake Stall and get a chance to win Christmas Baker of the year.

Please label your Gluten free options and your treats if they contain nuts, alcohol or non-Halal ingredients. All bakes should be delivered to the cake stall on the day of the fair.

Vendors for Winter Market Shopping Halls

Register to join our waitlist for indoor tables or sign up for an outdoor one. There are only a few spots left!  

Vendor Signup

Sponsorship opportunities

We have a number of opportunities to sponsor the Christmas Fair. From headline sponsors to game sponsors. Any parents with businesses that would like to be involved, please email us at friendsofmcm@marlboroughcollege.my for more details. 

SENIOR SCHOOL

Grease | 5th and 6th December 2023 | 7pm | Theatre

Get ready for an electrifying performance as the Senior School Drama presents the timeless classic, Grease.  Join us for an unforgettable evening filled with talent, music, and nostalgia. Immerse yourself in the iconic tale of love, friendship, and rock ‘n’ roll. Our talented cast and crew are gearing up to bring this beloved musical to life.

Register for the event

WHOLE SCHOOL

Seasonal Festival of Music

10th December 2023 | 6.30pm | Senior Sports Hall

Marlborough College Malaysia is delighted to invite you to the Seasonal Festival of Music Concert taking place on the 10th December 2023 at 6.30pm in the Senior Sports Hall.

This will be a wonderful evening full of festive cheer with performances by pupils across the whole College, from Prep School to Senior School, with Orchestral and Choir performances.

 

Register for the event

WHOLE SCHOOL

Christmas Card 2023 Competition

LAST call for Christmas Card competition entries.

Competition guidelines are below.

  • A5 or A4 single sheet of paper (do not fold your paper)
  • You can look at images for ideas but it must be your own design not an exact copy.
  • Do not use words in your design (just a picture)
  • You can use black and white designs or work in colour but not neon, metallic colours or glitter as they do not reproduce well.
  • Please write your NAME, YEAR, HOUSE on the back

 

Hand in to the Prep and Senior Art Departments before Wednesday 22nd November 2023.

WHOLE COLLEGE

Annual MCM Master’s Art Competition

Celebrating Creativity and Inspiration

Welcome to the Annual Master’s Art Competition, a celebration of artistic expression and innovation!

The competition revolves around the theme “Artistic Journey” inviting pupils of all levels to showcase their unique talents. Explore the power of art to tell stories, evoke emotions, and spark conversations.

The competition is open to the whole school: Years 1 through to Upper Sixth. Only original works created by the submitting pupils are eligible.

Closing Date 15th December 2023

MORE INFORMATION

WHOLE SCHOOL

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COLLEGE SPOTLIGHT

Spotlight On: Personal Exploration

We all know that education is more than just academics and Marlborough College Malaysia has always sought to offer a well-rounded curriculum that goes beyond the classroom. Pupils here are encouraged to discover more about themselves, to reflect upon their strengths and weaknesses, and to develop their self-awareness and self-reliance.  

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This increased functionality, however, also brings additional threats to privacy, security and more. This week’s guide breaks down the major risks, with tips on helping children to enjoy TV stress free.

 

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Key Dates

(correct as of 17th November 2023. For up to date information please refer to the College website calendar)

Friday 17th November 2023

 

Netball V11 vs FOBISIA U18 

Kuala Lumpur

Selected pupils


Prefects Social

7.00pm to 9.30pm

Green Hall

Remove and Hundred pupils

 

Saturday 18th November 2023

 

Netball V11 vs FOBISIA U18 

Kuala Lumpur

 

Admissions Open Morning

8.30am to 12.00pm

Wykeham Hall, MCM

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

 

Year 5 and Year 6 production technical and dress rehearsal

9.00am to 5.00pm

Green Hall, MCM

 

Jazz Band Charity Dinner

6.30pm to 10.00pm

Theatre, MCM

Registered guests

 

Sunday 19th November 2023

 

Netball V11 vs FOBISIA U18 

Kuala Lumpur

Selected pupils

 

Monday 20th November 2023

 

Lower Sixth Exams

8.30am 

MCM

 

Prep School Candy Cane Delivery Appeal

8.30am

MCM

 

Fencing Demo

4.30pm to 6.00pm

Sports Hall

Registered pupils

 

Tuesday 21st November 2023

 

Lower Sixth Exams

8.30am 

MCM

 

Prep School Candy Cane Delivery Appeal

8.30am

MCM

 

Netball U11A/B vs SK Taman

2.45pm to 4.15pm

MCM

Selected pupils

 

Rugby U11A vs Tamuri Otter Club

2.45pm to 4.15pm

MCM

Selected pupils

 

Remove Parents Information Evening

7.00pm to 8.30pm

LRC and Betjeman

Registered parents

 

Wednesday 22nd November 2023

 

Lower Sixth Exams

8.30am 

MCM

 

Prep School Candy Cane Delivery Appeal

8.30am

MCM

 

FoMCM Used Uniform Shop

8.30am to 10.00am

Taylor House

 

Football Boys U18A vs Raffles American School 

3.30pm to 4.15pm

RAS

Selected pupils

 

Thursday 23rd November 2023

 

Lower Sixth Exams

8.30am 

MCM

 

Prep School Candy Cane Delivery Appeal

8.30am

MCM

 

BISP Phuket Soccer Tournament – U13 / U15 and U18

Depart 7.45am

Away

Selected pupils

 

Year 4 Roman Day 

8.30am to 4.15pm

MCM

Clean plate challenge 

12.00pm to 1.00pm

MCM

Lectern Club

6.00pm to 9.00pm

Master’s Lodge

By invite

Friday 24th November 2023

 

Prep School Candy Cane Delivery Appeal

8.30am

MCM

 

BISP Phuket Soccer Tournament – U13 / U15 and U18

Selected pupils

 

Frugal Lunch 

12.00pm to 2.00pm

MCM

 

Thompson House Games Night

4.30pm to 6.30pm

MCM

 

Shell Orders Published online

5.00pm

Parent portal

 

Saturday 25th November 2023

 

BISP Phuket Soccer Tournament – U13 / U15 and U18

Away

Selected pupils

 

Sunday 26th November 2023

 

BISP Phuket Soccer Tournament – U13 / U15 and U18

Return 3.00pm

Selected pupils

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