Chinese New Year

We invited a group of dragon and lion dance performers to the Prep School for our Chinese New Year celebrations. The group comprises of twenty four professional performers. It is believed that both dragon and lion dances will bring good luck and fortune and the longer the dragon is in the dance, the more luck […]

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U9 Football MCM v Alice Smith

Alice Smith School (Kuala Lumpur) travelled to Marlborough last weekend to play football matches against our U9 A, B & C teams. They arrived on the Friday night so they would be well prepared for the 9am start on Saturday. The games were very evenly matched and both schools fought very hard in the morning […]

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Robotic Club

Last week saw the start of the newly-formed Robotics Club. The students will be taught how to build and program robots using Lego Mindstorm kits. Whilst learning how to make their robots perform different tasks they will be taught about gears, mechanisms, servos and sensors…in fact a whole range of new skills! The course is […]

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MCM and TRC Touch Rugby Day

On Saturday 18th January, MCM played host to Tanglin Rugby Club for the first girls’ touch rugby event at the College. Over seventy touch enthusiasts from U10 to U14 age groups descended onto the playing fields to share their passion for the game, make some new friends, and also, learn a few new tricks in […]

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The Christmas Carol Service

On Sunday 8th December, Common Room, parents and pupils filled the Sports Hall for this celebration. The Venerable Edward John, Archdeacon of Johor Bahru welcomed the congregation before everyone stood to sing Once in Royal David’s City. A special thank you to Miss Pyper for her work with the Senior Choir and Orchestra and to […]

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Prep School House Shout

Looking smart in their house shirts, the children gathered in the Green Hall bubbling with anticipation and ready to compete in the annual Prep School House Shout which follows a Christmas theme. Merlin, in festive green, kicked off the event with their rendition of Santa Claus is Coming to Town. All the children looked fantastic, […]

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Senior School Division Swimming Gala

The last Tuesday of term saw the Senior School take to the water in the first annual ‘Marlborough College Malaysia Senior School Division Swimming Gala’. With over one hundred and seventy pupils battling it out in twenty-four individual events and four, four-man relays against their opposing Divisions, the competition was fierce. This was matched by […]

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Advent Beagle Hash

After a week of planning, it was time for the hares (Tim Wu-Murphy, Omar Mourad, Ary Hashim, Bryan Loo, Mr Nicholson, Mr Harkins and Mr Walters) to lead a group of students and beaks on an adventure in a jungle opposite Southampton University. The day before the Hash, the hares made a few adjustments and […]

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‘From Vision to Reality’

Written by the Master of Marlborough College Malaysia, Mr R B Pick, ‘From Vision to Reality’ is an 18,000 word, 180 page history of the school over the period 2007-2012. The book describes the initial thinking and planning, the site development, building, pupil and beak recruitment and the occasional problem. Packed with colour photographs and […]

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