College Newsletter | ST2024 Week 1 | Online

SENIOR SCHOOL

L6th Literature and Performance| 23rd April 2024 | 6.30pm | Theatre 

Lower 6th Literature and Performance will perform EQUUS by Peter Schaffer. It tells the tale of a disturbed young man and his psychiatrist. Alan Strang, a stable boy has blinded six horses and it is an exploration as to why; it deals with complex themes relating to mental health.

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WHOLE COLLEGE

Summer Term 2024 Beagle Hash | Friday 26th April | 4.45pm

In case you missed last Terms fun…..

The Beage Hash will be returning next Friday and is open to all pupils Year 7 upwards.

The event will take place on the local plantation, starting from Court at 4:45pm and finishing at 6:30pm.

For day pupils please register your son or daughter to take part by completing the Register for the event form at the cost of RM15 which will be added to the school bill to cover the cost of the traditional meal which we offer after the hash. 

The deadline to submit this form is Tuesday 23rd April – 8pm.

Day pupil registration

FRIENDS OF MCM

Friends of MCM Summer Ball | May The Fourth Be With You

Saturday 4th May 2024 | 7.00pm – 1.00am | Wykeham Hall 

We are delighted to extend our warm invitation to all of you to join us at our Annual Summer Ball.

After the resounding success of last year’s Friends of MCM Ball in March, celebrating the 10th Anniversary of MCM, we are thrilled to present another unforgettable evening of social revelry.

Find out more about this wonderful community event and book your ticket now.

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WELLBEING

Your Digital Life – Jonathan Taylor 

Monday 20th May 2024 | 7.00pm | Wykeham Hall

The College is delighted to announce that Jonathan Taylor will be visiting on Monday and Tuesday, May 20th-21st, to deliver a series of workshops to parents, pupils, and staff.

Parents are invited to attend an evening workshop that shares current best practices, as well as a host of information to support their children’s online journey. 

 

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WHOLE COMMUNITY

MCM Community Golf Day 

Sunday 12th May 2024 |9.00 am | Tanjong Puteri Golf Resort 

RM250 (including golf, lunch and prizes)

Welcome to the highly anticipated MCM Golf Day, an event that brings together members of the Marlborough College Malaysia community for a day of friendly competition and camaraderie on the greens. Whether you’re a parent, pupil, friend of MCM, or part of the wider community, we invite you to join us for a memorable day of golfing excellence and socialising. 

Set against the picturesque backdrop of the Straits Course at Tanjong Puteri Golf Resort, this year’s Golf Day promises to be an unforgettable experience. The day will begin at 9.00 am with registration open from 8.15 am. Payment will be collected in cash at the event.  In addition to the excitement of the game itself, participants can look forward to a range of novelty prizes.

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COLLEGE SPOTLIGHT

Spotlight On: Learning about Malaysia at MCM

This week we enjoyed a fantastic celebration of Hari Raya during both the Senior and Prep School assemblies this week, organised by the Malay Department here at the College. With ‘conversation’ as one of our guiding principles, it’s vital that our pupils learn about Malaysia and get to understand more about the country they are living in.

 

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COMMUNITY

Camp Beaumont Summer Camps

Exclusive English in Action Programme

Day Camps from 8th July 2024 | Residential Camps from 7th July 2024

We are thrilled to announce the return of Camp Beaumont, the United Kingdom’s most established multi-activity day camp provider at Marlborough College this summer. They are running two programmes over the summer to boost your child’s English language skills with attractive discounts for Marlborough Parents. 

Please read the information below on how to apply the discounts and visit their website for further programme information.

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Introducing the exclusive English in Action Day Camp programme, developed in partnership with UKLC, one of the UK’s top language providers. This unique collaboration brings together the expertise of Camp Beaumont and UKLC to offer an unparalleled language learning experience for your child. We are proud to inform you that this programme is the only one in Malaysia to offer a British Council accredited certificate upon completion. This prestigious certification not only enhances your child’s language skills but may also open doors to future academic and professional opportunities.

The English in Action Day Camp will take place from 8th July to 2nd August 2024, offering a dynamic 5-day programme filled with captivating activities and immersive language learning opportunities. This camp is specially designed for children aged 5 to 12 years, providing them with an engaging and enriching experience. 

In addition, we are thrilled to offer the English in Action Residential Camp, tailored for children aged 9 to 15 years. This 15-day camp will span from 7th July to 4th August 2024, allowing participants to fully immerse themselves in the English language and cultural experiences. It offers an extended duration for comprehensive language development and a deeper exploration of cultural nuances.

Residential Brochure Day Camp Brochure

We encourage you to take advantage of this limited opportunity to nurture your child’s English language skills and provide them with an unforgettable learning experience. Secure your child’s place in the English in Action programme today!

COMMUNITY

In addition to the after-school program currently offered by JBI at MCM, they have initiated a new girls-only football session. All skill levels are welcome, providing excellent preparation for girls’ football competition in the Straits Football next academic year.

Contact Henry at JBI directly to find out more.

 

COMMUNITY

National Online Safety (NOS) App

10 Top Tops for Managing Exam Stress

Exam stress – sometimes referred to as test anxiety – is of course a long-running issue for children and young people.

The possible impact of exam stress on children’s mental, emotional and physical wellbeing is difficult to overstate – and students’ need for support is seldom greater than during these periods of their academic life. With our Hundred and Upper Sixth upils embarking on there exam jourey this week’s guide offers ten practical tips for helping young people to manage exam stress and minimise its potentially detrimental effects.

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Latest News

Master's Recital Concert 2024

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FOBISIA U13 Netball Tournament 2024

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Year 7 & 8 Drama | Frozen

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Key Dates

For up to date information please refer to the College website calendar

20th April 2024

Admissions Open Morning

8.30am – 12.00pm

MCM

 

MCM Invitational Swimming Gala

8.00am – 12.00pm

MCM

 

Cricket vs Cracking Willow Cricket club 

MCM Parents, Staff and Pupils

9.30am – 4.00pm 

MCM, Oval

Play in a day

Lower Sixth by invitation

9.00am – 4.30pm

 

Play in a day performance

5.00pm – 6.00pm

Theatre

20th – 21st April

Artemis Sentosa Overnight trip

1.00pm 

Singapore

 

Upper Sixth Butler Leavers Lunch

1.30pm – 3.30pm

Eco Botanic

21st April 2024

Chapel 

10.30am – 11.30am

Wykeham hall

22nd April 2024

Year 4 Viking Day

8.30am – 4.15pm

MCM

 

Year 1 Legoland Trip

9.30am – 1.00pm

Frugal Lunch 

12.00pm – 2.00pm

 

Internal Fencing Competition

4.30pm – 8.30pm

Green Hall

23rd April 2024

Cricket Boys vs SK Nong Chik

U11A / B /C / D

2.40pm

 

Touch Girls vs SK Rambah Pontian

U10 / U11

2.40pm

Year 3 Singapore Trip Information talk for parents

3.30pm – 4.15pm

Green Hall

 

Lower Sixth Literature and Performance 

6.30pm – 8.30pm

Theatre

24th April  – 17th May 2024

IB Exams

24th April 2024

IGCSE Art Exams

Morris

 

SAT Workshop

1.20pm – 2.20pm

MCM

 

Girls Touch vs SMK

U16A

2.50pm

MCM

Girls Basketball vs Crescendo HELP

U16A

3.30pm

MCM

 

Boys Cricket Internal Fixture

U11A vs U12

MCM, Oval

 

Online Scholarships and Funding talk

6.00pm – 7.00pm

Online

25th April 2024

IGCSE Art Exams

 

Touch Girls vs MRSM JB

U14

3.00pm

 

Admissions Online evening

5.30pm – 6.30pm

Online

 

Sixth Form Revision Stress Buster Social

7.00pm – 9.00pm

Marlburian

26th – 27th April 2024

‘Big Sing’ Prep Choir Trip

8.00am – 9.00pm

KL British International School

 

AIMS Year 5 Maths Challenge

9.00am – 4.00pm

Wykeham Hall

26th April 2024

University Guidance – Subject Talk 

3.30pm – 4.15pm

Online

 

Beagle Hash 

4.45pm – 6.00pm

MCM

 

Friday Night Lights: Boys and Girls Basketball

7pm – 8.30pm

Prep Sports Hall

27th April 2024

Touch Girls vs Junior Touch Tournament

U9 / U10 / U11 / U12A / U14

8.00am

 

Open Water Pool Training

9.00am – 1.00pm

MCM

28th April 2024

Open Water Pool Training

9.00am – 1.00pm

MCM

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