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Model United Nations Putrajaya

Last weekend ten pupils from the Senior School took part in the first Model United Nations conference of the academic year, hosted by Nexus International School, Putrajaya. Completing ‘NISPMUN’ was no small accomplishment for some of the delegates, many of whom had never been to a national conference before. Over two hundred delegates aged between […]

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U16 Football – MCM 2 – 2 OFS

Four games into the season, the under 16A football team took to the field to play Overseas Family School, who have enjoyed a number of victories and are a strong contender for the Division One title. The team were buoyed by the return of Joe Kenny Tipton who has missed out on a number of […]

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Beagle Hash October 2014

It was a fine exciting day at MCM as the pupils and beaks were preparing to take part in this year’s first Beagle Hash. After extensive preparation from the hares (WJS, Joe Kenny Tipton, Billy Buddell) it was time for them to lead the new Beagle Hashers through what would be a memorable experience. Following […]

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U13 Netball Match report – MCM vs SJI

Yesterday the U13 netball team once again travelled to Kallang Netball Centre in Singapore, to play their final match of the group stage of the league against St Joseph’s Institute. The players and I (and indeed the parents) were nothing if not a little nervous, knowing how much the girls wanted to retain the title […]

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Cheque Presentation to the Malaysian Red Crescent Society

The presence of Their Royal Highnesses, Tunku Idris Ibni Sultan Ibrahim, Tunku Temenggong Johor and his sister, Tunku Aminah Maimunah Iskandariah, made for an excellent occasion for the Malaysian Red Crescent to have a pre-Deepavali celebration and distribution of food provisions at the Puteri Pacific Hotel on Friday 10th October. The College was represented by […]

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U13 Girls Netball Match Report

Yesterday the U13 netball team travelled to Kallang Netball Centre once again. This time there were two matches to be played back-to-back which is quite a feat when each match is 40 minutes long. We also knew that that our first game would be our toughest yet but, after last week’s victory against TTS, spirits […]

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Design and Technology Skype Interview

On Wednesday 8th October the Lower Sixth Design & Technology IB students were lucky enough to interview over Skype the former CEO of Interface Flooring, John Walker. Interface are a pioneering carpet tile manufacturer that led the way in sustainable production techniques over 25 years ago. Under John’s leadership, they changed from a highly polluting […]

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Private and International School Fair

The Master, members of the Senior Management Team, alongside Housemasters and Housemistresses, represented the College on Saturday 4th October at the Private and International School Fair, held at Traders Hotel in Puteri Harbour. This proved to be a very successful and well-organised event with a great deal of interest being shown in the school. This […]

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The First Cricket Match at MCM

Although attracting marginally fewer spectators than the Ryder Cup, the eagerly anticipated Common Room Prep v Senior cricket match, the first game to be played on the XI, took place on Friday 26th September. The Senior Common Room took the honour of batting first and sent out Captain Cole alongside the swashbuckling Salt who, in […]

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Another MCM pupil with a clean sweep of A*s

After IGCSE exam results are published in August, surprising results can be challenged through a process known as Enquiry Upon Results. Edward Chai’s surprising result was an ‘A’ in Economics, which following an enquiry has now been raised to an A*! This completes his set of perfect A* grades in all subjects. Congratulations to him.

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Megatrends Talk

On Sunday, Mr Manoj Menon gave an excellent talk on ‘Megatrends that will shape our lives’ drawing on his experience working for a large consulting firm. The pupils were engaged throughout and asked intelligent questions on topics such as urbanisation and smart devices, sometimes encouraged by the offer of chocolate generously supplied by Mr Menon. […]

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Lunchtime Concert series

Today saw the start of the ‘Lunchtime Concert’ series; this year we’ve moved out of the Music department into the heart of the school in the lovely Morris atrium. All the pupils performed with great confidence and it really showed the depth and breadth of musical talent in the school. A particular highlight was the preview […]

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Friends of MCM Golf Day

The relentless Malaysian sun didn’t deter the keen golfers within our college community last weekend. Palm Resort Country Club played hosts to our first ever golf event and with over 56 parents, students and beaks taking part it was an amazing day. The course was challenging at times but played beautifully at others, providing an enjoyable 18 […]

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Lower Sixth Baristas

The Lower Sixth gents of Munawir Hill were the first to learn all about coffee on the inaugural MCM barista course, held at Monsta café last weekend. Revealing his passion for the stuff, owner Uncle Feng had the boys tasting and appreciating the finer points of espresso coffee without so much as a pause. The lesson […]

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Iskandar and Taylor Trip to the Felda Residence

On Friday 19th September at 2.00pm Iskandar and Taylor set off for a weekend of fun and adventure. Spirits on the bus were high and singing commenced. We were not disappointed when we arrived two hours later. The pool was great and we could see the sea. First we went to our rooms to organise […]

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Shell Trip Kota Tinggi

On a breezy Saturday morning, the Shell boarders went to the Mawai Family Camp in Kota Tinggi. We were warmly welcomed by the staff when we arrived at the camp after a tiring two hour bus ride. We were given no time to get settled as we were immediately taken to play ice breaking games […]

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Theory of Knowledge Weekend to Desaru 2014

Over the course of 13th and 14th September we were immersed in the world of Theory of Knowledge (ToK) by our wise ToK beaks: CEMR, RAC, DJG and LWGW. We were shown a new way of thinking about virtually anything, from deeply philosophical ideas to the mundane statements made and heard during the course of […]

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U14 ACSIS Touch

Following a very stormy afternoon at the Marlborough campus, there were doubts as to whether the U14 touch team would be given the chance to debut at their first ever fixture. After just one week of training and an intense recap of the rules, the team set off nervously towards OFS for the opening round […]

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Start of Term September 2014

The College opened for the Michaelmas term on Monday 1st September 2014 to welcome new members to the boarding community. Wills House, named after Reginald Francis Wills (OM B1 1935-39), a senior boys’ house, opened its doors for the first time, with Mr Scott Hawthorn as the Housemaster. There are now 186 boarders at the […]

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2013-14 IGCSE results

The College is delighted to announce excellent examination successes in the recently released IGCSE results. From our initial Remove cohort in August 2012, plus a number of pupils who joined in the Hundred, we were thrilled with the level of attainment from a non-selective entry. Two pupils achieved 9A* grades and two others 8A*s, with […]

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