Sponsored Spell and Scurry | Year 2

During the Covid-19 pandemic, the Marlborough College Malaysia Online programme included opportunities for the pupils to listen to external speakers and participate in virtual visits. Some of these virtual experiences were so engaging that they have become permanent features in our curriculum. One such experience was the virtual visit by the Cornish Plastic Pollution Coalition […]

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IB Diploma Results 2022

World-beating IB results at every measure in MCM Despite being the year group that has been most affected by the disruption of COVID-19 since 2020, the Upper Sixth class of 2022 rose to the academic challenge and matched their predecessors’ excellent records of IB Diploma attainment at Marlborough College Malaysia, beating yet again the global […]

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Prize Day 2022

In the last week of term, Marlborough College Malaysia was once again able to host Prize Day, the College’s traditional celebration of the pupils, their achievements and the College’s achievements. This year, Prize Day was separated into three events, with Pre-Prep Prize Day on Thursday 23rd June, Years 4-6 Prize Day on Friday 24th June, […]

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Senior Lunchtime Recital ST2022

Tuesday 21st June 2022, marked the last Lunchtime Recital of the year at Marlborough College Malaysia. Pupils from Senior School eagerly entered the Theatre to watch their peers perform for the last time this year.    The Lunchtime Recitals are a highlight for many pupils, both musicians and their appreciative audience.     We look forward […]

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Bronze Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award

On Monday 20th June, 25 Senior School pupils left Marlborough College Malaysia to undertake their expedition walk for their Bronze Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award (IA). This is a part of the worldwide and highly regarded programme of resilience, leadership and personal development for young people. The pupils have to complete an expedition during which […]

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Year 8 Science Fair

On Friday 17th June 2022, the much anticipated Year 8 Science Fair took place. The Science Fair is an opportunity for the Year 8 pupils to pose their own scientific questions and run an investigation where they are responsible for creating a methodology, carrying out experiments, and presenting their findings to the Senior School Beaks, […]

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Remove IGCSE Scripted Drama

On Wednesday 15th June 2022, Remove pupils (Year 10) performed their IGCSE Scripted Drama pieces to a small audience of their peers. Each of these pieces displayed the pupils’ commitment, creativity and control as they used a variety of techniques, such as stylised movement, to convey the story.   There were two performances by two […]

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Lower Sixth Biology Trip

On Wednesday 15th June, Lower Sixth pupils of Marlborough College Malaysia set off for a Biology trip where they were given the opportunity to explore the local habitats and learn about the impact that humans are having on the organisms who live there. They worked alongside Kelab Alami, a local NGO that provides environmental education […]

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Prep Summer Serenade 2022

On Thursday 23rd June 2022 the much anticipated Summer Serenade Concerts took place. With pupils from Year 2 to Year 8 performing in String Ensembles, Orchestras and Choirs, the events truly highlighted the talent and skill within the Prep School.    The Matinee opened with a fantastic rendition of Canon in D by the Prep […]

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Prep Sports Day 2022

On Tuesday 14th June 2022, pupils from Year 4 to Year 6 participated in their Sports Day, where they competed in both Track and Field events. The event started with the Victor and Victrix Ludorum competitors, these competitors are pupils who recorded the best results in both Track and Field events in training and were […]

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Help Desk | Year 7 and Year 8 Drama

Throughout the Summer Term, Year 7 and Year 8 pupils have been working hard during their Friday afternoon activity sessions to create a marvellous performance of Help Desk. This play is a comedy that tells the story of multiple help desks which have very unhelpful operators and sometimes occasionally bizarre customers. After weeks of working […]

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Junior Physics Olympiad | Remove

In May 2022, six Remove pupils took part in the Junior Physics Olympiad. This was Marlborough College Malaysia’s first foray into this global competition for Year 10 pupils which has around eleven thousand entrants from top schools in the UK and around the world. The participating pupils had to research and learn content from outside […]

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MCM Triathlon 2022

On Sunday 12th June 2022, Marlborough College Malaysia was abuzz with activity as the MCM Triathlon returned to the College. With over 180 athletes competing across the six categories in both teams and individual events.    The first wave of competitors was the Year 3 – Year 4 category. After a quick width of the […]

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Group 4 Project | Lower Sixth

On Friday 10th June 2022, the Lower Sixth pupils at Marlborough College Malaysia took part in the Group 4 Project as part of their IB Diploma Programme. This is a collaborative and multidisciplinary activity, which encourages science pupils to appreciate the environmental, social and ethical implications of science.    This year the pupils were tasked […]

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Theatre in Education | Shell

On Friday 10th June 2022, the Shell Drama pupils received a visit from Nursery pupils, as part of a Theatre in Education topic that the Shell pupils have been learning. The Shell pupils all dressed up as characters from well known Fairy Tales, such as Little Red Riding Hood and the Three Little Pigs.    […]

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Emotions | Parent Wellbeing Blog

The ‘Inside – Out’ and Upside – Down of Helping Our Children Manage Their Emotions   Recently, our very talented Shell Drama students presented their ‘Inside Out’ drama production, based on the animated Disney film about feelings. The piece, like the film, concentrates on the five emotions of: Fear; Disgust; Anger; Sadness and Joy.   […]

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Wildlife Charity Auction | CAS & Prep Art

On Wednesday 8th June 2022, Marlborough College Malaysia hosted a silent auction for Year 7 and Year 8’s artwork featuring Malaysian Wildlife, raising RM9,870 for the Malaysian Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS). Over the Summer Term, during activities on a Friday, the Year 7 and Year 8 pupils have worked alongside several Lower Sixth pupils to […]

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House Challenge | Senior School

On Wednesday 8th June 2022, Marlborough College Malaysia hosted the House Challenge Final with the whole of the Senior School in attendance. The competition is loosely modelled on the UK quiz show University Challenge. Two teams are asked 30 questions each, with correct answers earning two points and wrong answers being handed over to the […]

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Adventure Day | Year 4

On Wednesday 8th June 2022, the Year 4 pupils at Marlborough College Malaysia participated in an Adventure Day. This day included a range of activities from helping on Barton Farm to the much-anticipated Steeplechase.   The pupils spent the day enjoying and exploring the 90 acres that make up the MCM campus. With the help […]

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