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Shell Johorgraphy Trip 2022

On Tuesday and Wednesday 17th and 18th May, the Shell Geography classes participated in a field trip where they were exploring the local area of  Iskandar Puteri, Johor. This is part of their topic for the term, Johorgraphy, where they have to answer a question about Legoland as a world-class tourist destination, how tourism in […]

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‘Sympathy, or Empathy?’ | Parent Wellbeing blog

A wise and much-respected character in fiction, Atticus Finch, tells his daughter Scout that ‘You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view – until you climb into his skin and walk around in it.’ (39). While ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ is set in a rural Alabama town in […]

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Shell Drama Inside Out Promenade

Throughout the year, the Drama Department has ensured that the creativity and magic of the performing arts continues to benefit pupils in the College. One way in which they have adapted their performances is by creating promenade performances where the audience walks through the experience as dramatic scenes are enacted around them. On Friday 13th […]

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Year 2 Up-cycled Fashion Show

Throughout the Summer Term, the Year 2 pupils have been learning about the effect that single-use plastics have on the environment and the different ways in which they can reduce their plastic footprint by reusing and recycling. With this in mind, the pupils upcycled plastic items to create items of clothing which they modelled on […]

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Speaking of Well-being | Parent Wellbeing Blog

Speaking of well-being… Malay: kesejahteraan Spanish: bienestar. Chinese: 健康快乐 French: bien-être. Japanese:    幸福で満たされている状態 German: Wohlbefinden.   I first had the opportunity to learn a new language in my first year of senior school (a very long time ago!). French was the only language on offer- that made sense as the French and Scots have […]

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COBIS Eco Film Awards 2022

In March 2022, the Council of British International Schools (COBIS) invited pupils from across the globe to produce a short film which showcased a project that they have carried out to help improve the environmental sustainability of their school.    Marlborough College Malaysia is delighted to announce that the submission from the pupils of MCM’s […]

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Year 6 Residential 2022

Between the 27th and 29th April, the Year 6 pupils of Marlborough College Malaysia moved on-site for their three day residential, enjoying the 90 acres of College grounds that offer a vast range of safe and enjoyable activities on site.    The three-day residential was packed with activities and adventures and the pupils were able […]

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A Guide to Effective Exam Revision

Exam season is upon us. From internal assessments to exams that will help determine university predicted grades, without forgetting the ongoing external IGCSE and IB exams; there is a growing buzz around the College. It is natural and very normal for anxiety levels to increase during this time. As Beaks, this change of pace and […]

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Piano Soloist Competition 2022

On Thursday, 28th April 2022, Marlborough College Malaysia hosted an internal live final of the piano competition for Senior School pupils. Five pupils were selected following a heat consisting of fourteen excellent pianists. The competition was judged by a special guest, Ms Hau Ping Ping, founder and owner of the Twelve Note Music Academy in […]

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Hari Raya Celebrations 2022

On Friday, 29th April 2022, Marlborough College Malaysia pupils celebrated Hari Raya by dressing up in green and yellow or wearing traditional clothing. The pupils spent the day learning about the traditions surrounding Hari Raya and taking part in activities such as weaving and singing.   In the week leading up to the celebrations, the […]

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