Prep School Lunchtime Concert

On Friday, 26th January, pupils and beaks in the Prep Dining Hall were treated to some live music while enjoying their lunch, as they were entertained and serenaded by seven Year 6-8 pupils at the first lunchtime concert of 2018. This was the first in a new series of monthly outdoor lunchtime concerts, which are designed to give pupils the opportunity […]

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Straits Rugby 10s Tournament 2018

On Saturday 20th January, MCM was delighted to host the 4th Annual Straits Rugby 10s Tournament.  This year over 700 players competed on ten pitches with over 100 rugby matches being played. Teams travelled down from KL and came across from Singapore to compete with MCM and other Johor based Rugby Clubs, accompanied by coaches, family and friends, who were able to enjoy […]

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Lower Prep Christmas Showcase

The Prep School Year 3 and 4 Christmas Showcase was a delightful culmination of what had been taking place in pupils’ Music and Drama lessons throughout the Michaelmas term. The first half saw a number of very talented Year 3 and 4 instrumental and voice soloists perform and all our Year 3 pupils took part in […]

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Carol Service 2017

On the evening of Sunday 10th of December the College community gathered in Wykeham Hall to celebrate the Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols, heralding the advent of Christmas with readings about the nativity and hearty congregational carol-singing. The traditional format of the Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols presented the opportunity for both Senior […]

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Straits Touch Tournament 2017

The College opened its gates for the 4th Annual Straits Touch Tournament on Saturday 2nd December. This year saw the largest Touch Rugby tournament to date, with a total of 32 teams from KL, Singapore and a record of nine MCM teams, competing in U10, U12, U14, U16 and U18 age categories. The quality of […]

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Friends of MCM Christmas Fair

This year the Friends of MCM Christmas Fair was held in the new Prep School building and it was absolutely buzzing with activity.  The Wykeham Hall was transformed into a fabulous gift area with over 50 vendors selling an array of international goods and festive treats. Children were entertained with horse riding, sumo wrestling, archery […]

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British International School Phuket Soccer Sevens

The British International School of Phuket Soccer Sevens is always the highlight of the school’s football season, with 8 teams from U11 to U18 competing in one of the largest tournaments in Asia. With teams from all over the continent, the competition is always fierce but the environment supportive, enabling players to develop considerably over its […]

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Prep School Outreach Trip to the Calvary Victory Centre

On Tuesday, 14 November, singers from the Prep School Treble Choir spent the morning at Calvary Victory Centre in Skudai as part of their MCM Outreach activity. Calvary Victory Centre (CVC) is a specialist education and training centre that caters to individuals living with autism spectrum disorders (ASD). Staff and volunteers at CVC run and […]

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Remembrance Day service Kranji

The boarding community, Common Room and MCM families joined, dignitaries, military personnel and religious leaders at Kranji War Memorial for the annual Remembrance Day service, where members of the College choir performed alongside choirs from Dulwich College Singapore and Tanglin Trust. This is a key event in the College calendar, and a time for reflection and remembrance […]

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Prep School Recital

On Tuesday, 7 November, the Wykeham Hall hosted the first Prep School recital of the academic year. More than 90 performers, ranging from Year 4 to Year 8, celebrated the performing arts at MCM, with 21 performances of music, drama and dance. Notable highlights of the evening included a rousing performance of the gospel standard Shackles; a classical performance of Vivaldi’s Spring from The Four Seasons […]

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House Shout 2017

The House Shout for the boarding houses becomes more impressive every year.  In fact, this year, the Prep School Houses of Iskandar and Taylor were so incredibly impressive that they tied, another first for the singing competitions at MCM!  The songs performed by Iskandar and Taylor were Leonard Cohen’s ‘Hallelujah’, and Imagine Dragon’s ‘Thunder’ respectively. […]

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Nations Day 2017

It was fantastic to see over 40 nationalities represented at Nations Day today. The Prep School were entertained by wonderful performances from Malaysia, China, Japan and Spain, the pupils were also able to learn about different countries traditional food, dress and customs at the Green Hall where Friends of MCM held the popular Nations Day […]

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Performing Arts Outreach Trip to SK Ladang Pendas

SK Ladang Pendas welcomed the Prep School for a second time, on Tuesday 10th October, when 31 pupils visited the school in Gelang Patah for another morning of music, drama and dance. This performing arts outreach trip started with an impressive silat display by pupils of SK Ladang Pendas, accompanied by a live gamelan ensemble which was also made up of […]

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MCM Rocks! BritPop

There was an air of anticipation around the College, on Saturday afternoon, as pupils began to warm-up the guitar amps, and put the microphones in the Theatre to the test, in preparation for this year’s MCM Rocks!  The sounds that continued to be heard through the afternoon attracted quite a crowd at times. Who could resist when such talented young people were on stage for their sound-checks? […]

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U14 and U12 Straits Rugby 7s Tournament

On Saturday Marlborough College Malaysia hosted the U14 and U12 Straits Rugby 7s Tournament. This year saw the competition grow in numbers and strength with teams from Kuala Lumpur, Johor and Singapore. The eventual winners in the U14 category were Thor Rugby Club. Wildcats Rugby Club won the U12 category. Both MCM teams performed with […]

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Prize Day 2017

The start of the annual Prize Day was delayed by a combination of a spectacular tropical storm and the necessity to find additional chairs to accommodate a much larger than expected audience. Around 850 people were present in the newly opened Wykeham Hall. The Master and College Council entered to ‘Fanfare in F’ which had […]

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Into the Woods

On Friday 9th June, the curtain came down on the Upper Prep production of Into the Woods JR and I couldn’t be happier with the result; the show was professional, slick and assured. The commitment of the cast and crew to their roles was outstanding and all involved should be very proud of their efforts. The show is challenging musically and also in terms of lighting, staging, […]

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