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 Art Competition ‘Looking Ahead’

Every year, the Council of British International Schools (COBIS) hosts an art competition which offers pupils the opportunity to compete internationally and showcase their skills. The theme for this year’s competition is Looking Ahead, a theme about which COBIS encourages pupils to think creatively. Over 126 Schools from around the world submitted artwork and all […]

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Netball/Football House Matches LT2022

In the last week of Lent Term, pupils from Year 3 to Sixth Form took part in Football and Netball House Matches. In the Prep School the pupils were representing Chichester, Hunt, Merlin and Seymour, whilst in the Senior School, the pupils represented Apollo, Artemis, Atlas, Butler, Gaia, Sheppard, Thompson, and Wallace. The Houses gain […]

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Prep Piano Festival 2022

Marlborough College Malaysia would like to welcome you to the annual Prep Piano Festival 2022. This festival is a wonderful opportunity for our pupils to showcase their talents on the piano, and this year the performance has been recorded in front of a live audience of the performers’ peers.   There was a delightful buzz […]

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Year 3 India Day

On Friday 18th March 2022, Year 3 pupils celebrated India Day. The pupils came into school wearing traditional Indian clothes and participated in various activities all aimed at learning more about India and its culture.    The day started with a physically distanced parade around the Pre-Prep and Prep School, where the pupils were able […]

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The Litter Muncher | Year 2

During the course of the Lent Term, Year 2 pupils have been preparing a production of the “Litter Muncher.” This play is about a little machine called the Litter Muncher who spends all day picking up the rubbish from the villagers of the Lazy Daisy Village. One day, the Litter Muncher falls asleep and the […]

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Year 1 Mangrove Walk

Marlborough College Malaysia is situated within a stunning 90 acre campus which contains a variety of different ecosystems, one of which is the mangrove. On Monday 14th March 2022 Year 1 pupils went on an exploration trip through the MCM mangrove.   Within a short walk of their classroom, the pupils were able to explore […]

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Lent Term Tennis Tournament 2022

On Sunday 13th March 2022 Marlborough College Malaysia hosted an internal tennis tournament for members of the tennis squad. This was a great opportunity for the squad to practise their match day routines and test their skills under pressure. The event was run along the same lines as an external tournament for U10, U12, and […]

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Pi Day 2022

On Monday 14th March the Prep School celebrated Pi day. On the day, pupils completed Mathematical investigations to discover Pi and celebrated the number by using craft activities ranging from the creation of Pi dream catchers and Mud pies in Nursery and Reception, discovering Pi using the circumference and diameter of a circle in Year […]

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Pirates Day 2022 | Year 2

On Wednesday 9th March 2022 Reception pupils celebrated their annual Pirate Day. This fun-packed day consolidates and brings to life the pupils’ learning during the Pirate topic which they are studying within their lessons.   The pupils were all dressed up in amazing and creative costumes, helping them get into the character of the pirates […]

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World Book Day 2022

This year’s celebration of 25 years of World Book Day was a joyous occasion.    Pupils throughout the Pre-Prep and Prep School were immersed in a whole day of engaging cross-curricular reading and story-themed activities. These included a book-tasting event in the English Reading Cafe, Science Sci-Fi quizzes, a wooden spoon character competition and story-telling […]

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Pancake Races 2022

Shrove Tuesday, 1st March 2022, brought with it the annual Pancake Races across the whole College. Even Covid-19 precautions did not diminish the pupils’ enthusiasm as they lined up with their pancakes ready for a fantastic race. The Senior School pupils raced around the Court and were required to flip their pancake at every corner, […]

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Aquathlon Activity 2022

Over the past two weeks, the pupils at Marlborough College Malaysia have been participating in the annual Aquathlon races. This consists of a swimming stage and a running stage and the distances varied based on the age and ability of the pupils. This is the first time that the Aquathlons have been held since the […]

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Year 2 Science Day | Pre-Prep

On Tuesday 22nd February 2022, Year 2 dressed up as various types of scientist and spent the day carrying out experiments and learning about different inventions. The aim of the day was to show the pupils the diverse areas of science and to encourage them to explore the world around them.   There was a […]

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Children’s Mental Health Week 2022

This week, 21st – 25th February 2022, Marlborough College Malaysia has focused on Children’s Mental Health as part of Mental Health Week. This is designed to shine a light on the importance of mental health and to help pupils to develop techniques that they can use to benefit their own mental health. The theme for […]

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Outreach LT2022

Lent Term has been a busy one for the Outreach Team. While COVID-19 regulations continue to prevent some of Outreach’s main activities, which focus on service to the immediate community, the bake sales for both Lunar New Year and Valentine’s Day were roaring successes. Fantastic cakes and cookies were sold in order to raise money […]

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House Spirit Day Lent Term 2022 | Prep School

On Friday 11th February 2022, the Prep School became a riot of colour with the pupils dressed up in their House tops and colours to celebrate House Spirit Day. The pupils spent the day celebrating their Houses and taking part in physically distanced team-building activities.   The activities were inspired by the House animals, a […]

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Music Extravaganza 2021 | Prep School

Marlborough College Malaysia is delighted to invite you to watch the Prep Music Extravaganza 2021. Every year group, from Year 5 to Year 8, has been practising hard to put together this special performance for everyone.    Merry Christmas from all at Marlborough College Malaysia.  

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Frugal Lunch: 10th December 2021

On Friday 10th December the pupils of Marlborough College Malaysia, from Year 4 to Upper Sixth, experienced a different lunch. Instead of our Catering Department providing their usual array of tasty options for lunch, the team produced a “Frugal Lunch.”    The term ‘frugal’ means sparing and economical with money or food, so this frugal […]

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Christmas Shoebox Appeal

Every year Marlborough College Malaysia encourages pupils and staff to create a Christmas Shoebox to be donated to a child from one of the charities or projects that Outreach supports.   This year an incredible 217 Christmas shoeboxes were donated by pupils and staff. 70 of these went to Sungai Melayu School, 86 went to […]

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