Senior School Pancake Race

The Senior School Inter-House Pancake Race served up its annual dose of thrills and spills at lunchtime yesterday. This popular contest is split into two categories; Senior Girls’ Houses and Senior Boys’ Houses. Wallace was victorious in the girls’ race and Wills retained the boys’ title.

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Straits Cricket Tournament

Last weekend MCM hosted the Senior Straits Cricket Tournament, which brought together the best cricket-playing schools in the Johor area. The MCM team was incredible with the bat, precise with the ball and energetic in the field. The players won all four of their games comfortably, taking the overall title. It is extremely encouraging to […]

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Straits Senior Netball Tournament

Last weekend MCM hosted the inaugural Senior Straits Netball Tournament, which brought together the best schools from Johor and Singapore, producing a unique and exciting competition. All the MCM teams competed with grit and determination, turning out some fantastic performances against strong opposition. We very much look forward to welcoming all teams back again next […]

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House Dance Competition

On Wednesday, 21st March, Senior School pupils and Beaks were treated to an array of eight group dance performances during Assembly. This year’s House Dance theme was “Fairy-tales: a break with tradition”, with each Senior School House given a different fairy-tale on which to base a dance. Pupils were tasked with choreographing and performing, along […]

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IB Visual Art Exhibition 2018

The IB Visual Art Exhibition opened on Tuesday, 20th March. It is an outstanding show and the eight talented artists should be congratulated on their fantastic artwork. Each young artist has curated their own space following a focused theme, communicating powerful issues to the audience through a wide range of media from painting to digital […]

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Narnia

March 14th-16th brought a real sense of magic to the College as Senior Drama pupils delighted with a type of theatrical experience not seen at MCM before.  Audiences were treated to a fast-paced promenade journey transporting them as evacuees from the World War II tea party held at court, through a blackout shelter and train station, […]

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Lectern Club – A Cut Above

On Tuesday 13th March, 14 very elegantly dressed ladies and gentlemen from the Sixth Form arrived at the Master’s Lodge accompanied by Mrs Tennant and Mr Shaw, looking equally distinguished, to participate in the second Lectern Club of the Lent term.   The theme for the evening, ‘A Cut Above’ inspired six very impressive and individual contributions.  […]

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Straits Prep Netball Tournament

MCM hosted its second Straits Prep Netball Tournament on Saturday 10th March 2018. Netball has always been a strength at the College and after a successful season, the girls were looking forward to hosting schools from Johor, Singapore and China. Despite rainy conditions, the standard of netball was outstanding. The shooting was extremely accurate and […]

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Marlborough College Malaysia’s University Fair

Marlborough College Malaysia’s Hundred, Lower Sixth and Upper Sixth pupils were particularly fortunate to be visited by 54 universities and higher education institutions from nine different countries, at this year’s University Fair held on Wednesday 7th March. Indeed, pupils were able to ask questions and get key information from institutions from as far afield as […]

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GCSE Music Recital

The College community was treated to the second of the Senior School Music recitals of the Lent term on the evening of the 6th February. Twenty-two of the current Music GCSE pupils performed a programme of twenty-seven pieces to an audience which filled the LRC. The talent of the pupils was evident from the challenging […]

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IB Poetry Evening

The second annual IB Poetry Evening was both fun, creative and highly informative. The Lower 6th Literature and Performance group performed Carole Ann Duffy’s ‘Education For Leisure’, a disturbing, dramatic monologue based on a disaffected young person. Many of this year’s IGCSE anthology of poems were delivered through the medium of film such as Carolina […]

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Careers Fair

Our Hundred and Lower Sixth pupils were very fortunate to benefit from the experience and expertise of our 20 guest speakers at last Friday’s Careers Fair. The event began with a powerful Opening Address from Dr Marc Van Der Loo, CEO of Loola Adventure Resort, who spoke passionately about eco-tourism and sustainability. Pupils then participated […]

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IB Music Recital

The IB recital has been one of the most anticipated events of the term so far. We are fortunate to have some outstanding musicians in our LVI and UVI years, and they did not fail to impress us this evening. The evening began with a gripping performance of Sungha Jung’s ‘Flaming’ played on the acoustic […]

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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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Lectern Club

On Tuesday evening (23 January) six courageous young men and women from the MCM Sixth Form, each accompanied by a Sixth Form guest together with Mr Eatough and Ms Bridgman, joined the Master and Mrs Stevens as they launched MCM’s Lectern Club at the Master’s Lodge, with the theme ‘If I ruled the world…..’ Proceedings […]

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Outreach Picnic at MCM

MCM’s Outreach activity group held their first picnic at Marlborough College Malaysia at the weekend in support of Rotary Orphanage in JB, one of the charities that MCM and the Outreach team have chosen to support this year.  The children began with a picnic lunch, prepared by the catering staff at MCM, followed by fun games […]

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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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