IB Theatre Production 2024

On Tuesday 27th February, the theatre came alive as the stage was set for the IB Theatre solo performances. This highly anticipated evening is the culminating performance for the Upper Sixth Theatre group. With a live audience in attendance, it was a golden opportunity for fellow pupils, beaks and parents alike to witness the remarkable […]

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MUN Conference 2024

On Saturday, 20th of January, over 50 delegates gathered at MCM for an afternoon of lobbying at MCM’s Model United Nations Conference. Students from Invictus International School and Repton International School joined MCM students to evaluate a resolution on the Legalisation of Drugs, which raised engaging discussion and debate.    The afternoon commenced with an […]

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Senior School House Challenge 2024

On Wednesday, 21st February, Wykeham Hall hosted the Senior School Pupils vs. Beaks House Challenge, with the entire Senior School in attendance. Held every year, the competition provides pupils with the opportunity to compete against beaks in knowledge and trivia. Loosely based on the popular British TV series ‘University Challenge,’ the competition was straightforward, with […]

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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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JSAC Netball Competition 2024

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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FOBISIA Leadership Conference 2024

Our delegation of 18 pupils proudly represented MCM at this year’s FOBISIA Student Leadership Conference, hosted at POWIIS, Penang. This immersive event gathered over 300 enthusiastic young leaders from schools across Asia, each committed to driving positive change in their communities and beyond. The conference showcased a diverse array of experiences, including the captivating Race4Good […]

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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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Senior LNY Celebrations

Across the College this week, pupils, beaks and borders have come together to celebrate Lunar New Year. It’s been an opportunity to learn about both Chinese and Korean traditions that have become a vital part of the celebration. It has also been a chance to explore the rich history and heritage of the occasion. The […]

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Remove to Sixth Form | House Rugby, Netball & Volleyball

Over the past fortnight, pupils across the Prep and Senior School have eagerly participated in the House Tournaments. Rugby, Netball, and Volleyball have all been played from Remove to Upper Sixth. These competitions, held each season, provide pupils with a way to engage in friendly rivalry, showcasing their athletic abilities and refining their skills.

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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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Sixth Form Lecture Series | Who are you?

On the evening of Tuesday, 6th February, Wykeham Hall played host to the first Sixth Form Lecture Series delivered by Mr. Johannes Romer. The hall was filled with anticipation as students gathered for an evening that promised intellectual stimulation and inspiration. Mr. Johannes Romer, an MCM parent and Director of M2 MindMatters, took the floor […]

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Senior Food Drive & Camp Night 2024

In a bustling week of charitable activities, pupils at MCM showcased their dedication to Outreach by organising a Food & Clothing Drive and a Camp Night. The events aimed to raise awareness and provide resources in support of those less fortunate, highlighting the importance of community involvement and compassion among MCM pupils.   The week […]

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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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Lectern Club – “Fortune Favours the Brave”

Late in November, the Master and Mrs Burbury invited a group of Sixth Form students to the Lodge for the second Lectern Club of the year. The chosen prompt for the evening’s speakers was “Fortune favours the brave.”    [Ollie’s Speech – Just Try] Ollie started off the night with his short speech entitled ‘Just […]

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COBIS Poetry Competition Success

On Thursday, 18th January, the Wallace House assembly buzzed with excitement as a special announcement took centre stage. Niranjenna Linganathan was awarded the prestigious runner-up prize in the COBIS Poetry Competition. This remarkable achievement is particularly noteworthy considering the fierce competition, with over 220 entries pouring in from more than 135 schools worldwide. The theme […]

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Year 13 Literature and Performance

On Wednesday 17th January, the theatre buzzed with life as Year 13 delivered a remarkable performance. As an integral component of the Literature and Performance IB course, students crafted an engaging presentation inspired by Haruki Murakami’s “The Elephant Vanishes.” This literary work comprises seventeen short stories seamlessly blending normality with surrealism, exploring profound themes of […]

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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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