Wellbeing

College Newsletter | ST2024 Week 9 | Online

PRIZE DAY 2024 On the final day of the 2023/24 academic year, Marlborough College Malaysia hosted its much-anticipated annual Prize Day, an event marking the culmination of a year filled with outstanding achievements. The celebration brought together pupils, parents, and beaks from both the Prep and Senior Schools, as well as members of the extended […]

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Year 7 | Wellbeing First aid

In the Lent Term, Year 7 pupils have delved into the crucial realm of first aid, recognising the importance of acquiring skills that could potentially help save lives in emergencies. Nurse Rak has taken the lead in guiding our young learners through a comprehensive First Aid series, imparting essential knowledge on topics such as CPR, […]

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Sixth Form | Wellbeing Workshops

On Friday, 10th November, Sixth Form students engaged in a range of dedicated Wellbeing sessions tailored to equip them with essential skills needed for university and beyond. The focus was on practical tasks around the home including basic cooking, laundry, personal hygiene and home maintenance.   The afternoon started with students splitting off into their […]

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Nomophobia: The Fear Of Being Without Your Phone

“Please get off your phone!” “Are you still on YouTube?” How many times must we say the sentences above to our children? Every day at least. It’s an increasingly frustrating feature of nearly every household with children or teenagers. Every parent I speak to has the same problem – not their children spending time on […]

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Ivy House | Parent Wellbeing Blog

“As we look into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others.” — Bill Gates   As Head of Sixth Form I am continually impressed by the work, energy and enthusiasm of our Prefect body at Marlborough College and their commitment to leave behind a legacy that will benefit future cohorts. Their leadership […]

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Introducing Komodo

I hope you are well and 2023 has got off to a positive start. It is refreshing to have so many events happening in which we can watch our wonderful children engage, enjoy and excel. The purpose of this Wellbeing Blog is to make you aware of a wellbeing partner we have recently teamed up […]

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Common Humanity

As the firecrackers of the Lunar New Year festival continue their nightly percussion over much of Asia this week and as Scots all over the world celebrated Burns Night on Wednesday, my thoughts turned to what gives us our sense of identity and makes us proud. So often the values and characteristics that we might […]

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Parent Wellbeing Blog | The Importance of Sleep

If you as a parent were offered a chemical-free, totally organic, magic potion that was proven to reduce your child’s risk of depression, anxiety, diabetes and cardiovascular disease, to improve their mood, sharpen their focus and memory and almost certainly to improve their grades at school, would you take me up on the offer? The […]

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