Pancake Day 2024

To celebrate Shrove Tuesday, the College held its annual pancake races in both the Prep and Senior Schools. Every year group takes part in order to gain victory and coveted House points. While the  event may seem a little unusual, its roots  trace  back to 1445, when legend has it that a busy housewife, engrossed […]

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Friends of MCM | Lunar New Year festive celebration

On Thursday, 8th February 2024, the Friends of MCM came together for a vibrant Lunar New Year festive celebration. With the upcoming Year of the Chinese Wood Dragon and the Korean Blue Wood Dragon celebrated on the 10th of February, the event was a great opportunity for parents to immerse themselves in the rich traditions […]

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Whole College Lion Dance

On the final day before Lent half-term, the entire College gathered to witness a captivating Lion Dance. Rooted in tradition, it is widely believed that the lion dance brings forth good luck and fortune. The experience provided an excellent opportunity for the entire MCM community to come together, enjoy themselves, and collectively celebrate the Lunar […]

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Prep School LNY Celebrations

As the penultimate week before the College half-term break approached, Pre-Prep, Prep pupils and beaks immersed themselves in the vibrant festivities of the Lunar New Year. The celebrations ended on a high with a spectacular “Lunar New Year” assembly, a testament to the multicultural spirit within our institution. The assembly was a dazzling showcase of […]

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Year 4 | The Journey Towards Strength

This week, Year 4 pupils took to the stage of Wykeham Hall for a live audience to showcase their production entitled ‘The Journey Towards Strength.’ The narrative unfolds around Lily and her friends, who unite to rescue the enchanting Wondervilles, celebrating the unique strengths that define their greatness. The play has been specially written for […]

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JSAC Netball Competition

On Saturday, 3rd February, the Iskandar Courts were home to the JSAC Netball Competition. It was a fantastic day for the sport, with a turnout of enthusiastic supporters and a clear, sunshine-filled morning. The atmosphere was electric as girls waited, eager to get on the courts and play some Netball.   The day unfolded with […]

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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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Boarders Burns Night

On Thursday 25th January, the annual Boarders’ Burns Night took place. Burns Night is a tradition that is held across the United Kingdom and celebrated worldwide. The night celebrates the life and works of Robert Burns, Scottish poet and lyricist. All four boarding houses joined together to celebrate Burns Night and enjoyed an evening of […]

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Tangled 2024

Reception pupils were treated to a delightful experience this week with a visit to the Senior School Theatre. Shell pupils presented a unique adaptation of “Tangled” drawing inspiration from the iconic Hoi An and infusing the theatre with the essence of Vietnam. As the young audience entered they navigated a sea of net and paper […]

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House Spirit Day Lent Term 2024

On Thursday, 18th January, the anticipation was high as eager pupils from the Prep School gathered wearing their colourful tops for another House Spirit Day at the College. Building on the success of previous years, this event brought together pupils from each House for a morning filled with spirited competition, camaraderie, and enthusiasm.   Under […]

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First day of Lent Term 2024

Earlier this week, Marlborough College Malaysia welcomed back pupils from their Christmas holidays. Despite the morning’s drizzle, the College grounds were filled with the infectious joy of pupils, arriving with ear-to-ear grins, thrilled to be reunited with their fellow classmates.    The previous night saw the heartfelt welcome back of the boarders. Following a lively […]

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Visiting Artist | Prep School

At the end of last term Prep Pupils were joined by visiting artist Mr Dayan Pitty in the Art class. Together they looked at the genre of Pop Art and its influences around the world. Together they were tasked with drawing a character or drawing that they thought best represented MCM. Taking inspiration from British […]

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Prep Music Extravaganza 2023

The end of the Michaelmas term saw the Prep School singing us into Christmas with an extraordinary Music Extravaganza held on Thursday 14th December.    The afternoon started with our youngest pupils in the Pre-Prep School all performing in year groups. First on stage were Nursery and Reception who gave us an utterly adorable rendition […]

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Boarders’ Christmas Supper

In the final week of the Michaelmas Term, the traditional Boarders’ Christmas Supper took place—an occasion for boarders to embrace the festive spirit before embarking on their Christmas break. Each year, the Graduate Assistants dedicate themselves to orchestrating the event, selecting a theme to set the tone for the night. This year’s theme drew inspiration […]

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FOBISIA Gymnastics 2023

The British School of Jakarta set the stage for an outstanding display of gymnastic prowess, where the MCM team clinched the prestigious title of FOBISIA Gymnastics Level 2 Senior CHAMPIONS with a score of 114.9. This marks the first time MCM has entered a team into this competition, and there was both excitement and trepidation […]

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BISP Soccer 7’s Tournament 2023

Last weekend, six of our MCM football teams participated in the British International School of Phuket (BISP) Soccer 7’s tournament. MCM had teams across the O15, U15, and U13 categories for both boys and girls, showcasing commendable sportsmanship. The trip proved to be a resounding success, both pupils and coaches created enduring memories, whether it […]

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Moana

On Monday 27th November and Tuesday 28th November, the Wykeham Hall was home to the Prep School’s production of Moana. Held over several matinee and evening performances, two different casts put on shows that were humorous, energetic and incredibly heartfelt.    Both casts transported the audience to the land of Motunui, where Moana takes off […]

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Roman Day 2023

On Thursday 23rd November. Year 4 arrived at the College dressed as miniature Ancient Romans. Dressed in headdresses, tunics and armour, they were truly ready for everything Roman Day had in store for them. Roman Day stands out as a real highlight for Year 4, transforming their Humanities subjects into an interactive day that brings […]

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Boarding House Colour Run 2023

Boarding houses Artemis and Apollo had a busy and exciting week as they took part in their own Colour Run, as well as designing rangolis and enjoying some Deepavali activities. There have been a whole range of activities taking place across the College recently to celebrate the special time that is Deepavali with a musical […]

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Bonfire Night 2023

On Saturday 4th November, the Marlborough College Malaysia community got together to enjoy the annual bonfire night. The night is a chance for boarding pupils, beaks and families to join together and enjoy an evening of open-air dining and  a roaring bonfire.    Bonfire night or “Guy Fawkes Night” is a cherished tradition held on […]

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