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Opening of The Marlburian Sixth Form Centre

Following Saturday morning lessons, the Lower Sixth, members of the Hundred and a good number of parents joined beaks to witness the opening of the newly built Sixth Form Centre, The Marlburian. Mark McVeigh articulated the vision behind The Marlburian, which includes private study work space and a café facility downstairs, and Frank Hardee explained […]

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Pupils’ Outstanding Achievements Recognised

Cambridge International Examinations hosted an Outstanding Cambridge Learner Awards ceremony in the Vintage Ballroom, Holiday Villa Hotel and Suites, Subang Jaya, KL on Thursday 27 November 2014. A representative of Malaysian Deputy Minister of Education One presented certificates and prizes to pupils winning Outstanding Cambridge Learner Awards for achievement of top and high grades in […]

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The Wizard of Oz

Over the past week the 2014 Michaelmas term Shell Musical, The Wizard of Oz, has been staged for pupils, parents and beaks. The show has been a tremendous success. Each Shell pupil has been involved, working hard under the direction of our specialist Drama and Music beaks. The classic story was adapted with modern music […]

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Marlborough College Malaysia gears up for University Admissions

This week Marlborough College Malaysia took significant steps towards helping our pupils access the world’s top universities. The College has been officially accredited as a UCAS Centre allowing MCM pupils to apply to universities in the UK. This means that our pupils will have application access to top universities in the world, including Oxford, Cambridge, LSE, […]

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U18’s at the Saints Sevens

For the first time in history a Marlborough College Malaysia U18 rugby team took to the field to take on Singapore’s best in the annual Saints Sevens tournament. The blend of local Singaporean schools and international schools makes this tournament not only special but also extremely challenging. On day one Marlborough College started strongly beating […]

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House Harmony and House Shout Competitions

The completion of the first half of Michaelmas is celebrated with two musical competitions, the House Harmony and the House Unison Song Competition, also known as the House Shout. The Harmony was a closely contested affair with our distinguished adjudicator, Ms Kim Kelly, finding it challenging to find the winner. In the end, Wallace, the […]

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Beagle Hash October 2014

It was a fine exciting day at MCM as the pupils and beaks were preparing to take part in this year’s first Beagle Hash. After extensive preparation from the hares (WJS, Joe Kenny Tipton, Billy Buddell) it was time for them to lead the new Beagle Hashers through what would be a memorable experience. Following […]

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Design and Technology Skype Interview

On Wednesday 8th October the Lower Sixth Design & Technology IB students were lucky enough to interview over Skype the former CEO of Interface Flooring, John Walker. Interface are a pioneering carpet tile manufacturer that led the way in sustainable production techniques over 25 years ago. Under John’s leadership, they changed from a highly polluting […]

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The First Cricket Match at MCM

Although attracting marginally fewer spectators than the Ryder Cup, the eagerly anticipated Common Room Prep v Senior cricket match, the first game to be played on the XI, took place on Friday 26th September. The Senior Common Room took the honour of batting first and sent out Captain Cole alongside the swashbuckling Salt who, in […]

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Another MCM pupil with a clean sweep of A*s

After IGCSE exam results are published in August, surprising results can be challenged through a process known as Enquiry Upon Results. Edward Chai’s surprising result was an ‘A’ in Economics, which following an enquiry has now been raised to an A*! This completes his set of perfect A* grades in all subjects. Congratulations to him.

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