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Model United Nations KL2016

On 19th February, Marlborough’s Model United Nations team, alongside Ms Galstaun and Mr Gamble, travelled to Kuala Lumpur for the 2016 KLMUN conference at Garden International School. Despite having a few bumps preceding the conference, the conference was truly an eventful experience. Participating in MUN has been such an advantage for us delegates. MUN has […]

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KL Saracens International 10s Tournament 2016

The KL Saracens Rugby Tens Tournament brings together the best rugby clubs and schools from around the South East Asia region. Teams travel from across Malaysia, from Singapore, the Philippines, Hong Kong and New Zealand. The competition is always ferocious and there is rarely, if ever, an easy game. However, MCM have enjoyed success previously […]

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Art Stage 2016

On Thursday 21st January, the GCSE and IB art pupils went to Art Stage Singapore in Marina Bay Sands Convention Centre accompanied by several members of staff. The Expo featured 170 galleries from 33 countries and 30 global cities. The theme of the Art Expo this year was “We are Asia”. We arrived at Marina […]

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Model United Nations at MCM

Sunday 31st January marked the College’s inaugural Model United Nations event. Almost fifty Delegates, six Chairs, and Common Room gathered for a day of diplomacy, debate, and political intrigue. As Co-Chair of the conference’s United Nations Climate Change Committee (UNCCC), I was relieved to see that I was not the only one who was nervous […]

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The Straits 10s Rugby Tournament

Marlborough College Malaysia hosted its second International Rugby 10s competition on Saturday. This year forty-five teams from all over Singapore and Kuala Lumpur arrived bright and early to engage in a wonderful day of competitive matches. The eight immaculate pitches mirrored the high standard of rugby. The spectators observed the U10s learning and competing (some […]

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Reflective Garden

As part of the IB Diploma curriculum all pupils must meet certain requirements in regard to their CAS (Creativity, Activity, Service) or co-curricular experiences. One requirement is for a group to complete a collaborative CAS project. Pupils are encouraged to opt for service-based projects, often working within local communities. With this project the pupils developed […]

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Sixth Form Marlburian Event

On Saturday the Marlborough College Malaysia Sixth Formers gathered together in the Marlburian for the first formal supper of the Lent term. It was an excellent opportunity for day pupils and boarders to socialise, enjoy a delicious buffet and listen to some excellent entertainment (especially from Dr Tomlinson!) The Marlburian Committee, supported by Mr Hardee, […]

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Phoenix Rugby Sevens Match Report

On a blistering hot Singaporean morning, the MCM U18 sevens team arrived at UWC Dover for the annual Phoenix Sevens competition. Having finished 4th in the competition last year, playing above their age group, they were keen to improve on previous competition results. The MCM team was placed in a strong group, consisting of Black […]

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Carol Concert 2015

On Sunday 13th December, Common Room, parents, pupils and friends filled the Dining Hall for the College Carol Service. Before the celebration started we were treated to some beautiful music from the Wind Band, the String Quartet and the Choirs. The Master welcomed the congregation and explained the origin of the service of lessons and […]

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Straits Touch Tournament 2015

It did not take long for Marlborough College Malaysia to identify that touch rugby provides a major source of sporting opportunity for girls in South East Asia. Over the course of the last three years, the College has integrated the fast-paced and strategic sport into the Games programme, both in the Prep and Senior schools. […]

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Singapore Duathlon 2015

The Singapore International Duathlon took place on Saturday 28th November. Jay Lilley (Shell), Chloe Robinson (Yr 7) and Alice Nicholson (Yr 6) took part in their respective age groups on the day. Jay had to run 1.5K, followed by 12K on the bike and a further 1.5K run to finish. The race distance is the […]

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Straits Rugby Tournament 2015

The perfect conditions and pristine pitches provided a suitable setting for the inaugural Straits Rugby Trophy. It may have been the first of its kind but the gritty determination of all participating teams produced a level of competitiveness that would be expected at a well-established tournament. The standard of rugby was impressive and games were […]

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FIT Asian All Schools Touch Tournament

Whilst the majority of the College community settled straight into a relaxing Exeat weekend from an early finish on Friday, the senior touch rugby girls were getting fired up to compete at the FIT Asian All Schools Touch Tournament on Saturday 21st November. This annual event attracts teams from across the region, including teams from […]

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Phuket BISP Soccer Sevens Tournament

The greatly anticipated annual Phuket football tour departed from Nusajaya on Thursday 6th November with eight teams, eighty excited pupils and ten brave Beaks. For the first year in Marlborough’s existence, the age of players ranged from nine to eighteen years old, making the College one of the very few international schools to compete in […]

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MCM pupils awarded highest examination marks in Malaysia

At the recent Pearson Medallion Awards Ceremony, held in Kuala Lumpur on 5th September 2015, five pupils from Marlborough College Malaysia received awards recognising their achievements for gaining the highest marks in Malaysia in the Edexcel IGCSE examinations. The award winners were: Ameer Chugthai for History and Religious Studies, Anya Igwe for Religious Studies, Edward […]

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2014 – 15 IGCSE Results

We are pleased to announce another set of excellent IGCSE results. The cohort of sixty two candidates, some of whom have been at the College since it started in 2012 and others who joined in either the Remove or Hundred, should be delighted with their level of attainment. One pupil achieved 10A* grades and five […]

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MCM Prize Day 2015

The annual Prize Day took place on Saturday 4th July. Nicholas Goh entertained the audience of over 500 with a brilliant rendition of Chopin’s Fantasie Impromptu, which set the tone for the occasion. The words of Jerusalem from Milton by William Blake (1757 – 1827) to the music of Sir Hubert Parry (written in 1916) […]

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Lower Sixth Group 4 Project Days

Scientists are happier with exact things, like equations and constants. We can deal with theories which try to explain the best evidence of the day. Science teachers have no problems in assessing a pupil’s planning skills or their ability to collect or manipulate data. Calculations are easy to mark, as are conclusions and evaluations. Pupils […]

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IB-Themed House Challenge

One of the key IB Learner profile characteristics is ‘Knowledgeable’ and this was certainly on show in Wednesday’s House Quiz Challenge final. As another new event for the Marlborough College Malaysia calendar, the Senior School didn’t really know what to expect. Teams of four faced three gruelling sessions of questions on Maths, Science, The Arts, […]

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Charity Art Auction 2015

The Art Auction, now in its third year, has quickly established itself as one of the most enjoyable occasions of the school year. The collaborative effort that goes into the production of the wonderful paintings is, in itself, a remarkable achievement and a hugely enjoyable experience for all involved. It also reflects the outstanding organisation […]

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