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MCM Pupils’ achieve highest IGCSE marks in Malaysia

On Saturday 27th August 2016 one of our current Upper Sixth pupils, Marielle Lee, travelled to KL in order to attend the annual Pearson Medallion Awards ceremony and was very proud to receive the award for achieving the highest mark in Malaysia for IGCSE Geography in 2015. Marielle is a deserving recipient of this award […]

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Straits Swimming Gala 2016

On Saturday 17th September we hosted our first Swimming meet of the year with the Australian International School, Singapore and Educity Swimming Club, Iskandar Puteri, joining us for a full day of both long and short course events. Our swimmers embraced the challenge of the 400m and 200m races, and pushed themselves to their limits. […]

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U14 and U12 Straits Rugby Sevens Tournament

On Saturday we hosted the inaugural U14 and U12 Straits Rugby Sevens Tournament. The event saw 22 teams from Johor and Kuala Lumpur come together across two age groups. The standard of rugby on the day was exceptional and the eventual winners in both categories combined technical excellence with amazing athleticism. The U14 category was […]

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‘Bene Factum’: Well done!

Reports from the British media suggest that the overall pass rate and top grades for IGCSE/GCSE examinations in 2016 has dropped by around 2%. We are delighted that this has not been reflected in the results obtained by this year’s cohort at the College. The Hundred year group which was made up of eighty pupils […]

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Prize Day 2015-16

The annual Marlborough College Malaysia Prize Day took place on Saturday 2nd July. Zachary See began proceedings with an outstanding rendition of Chopin’s Étude Opus 10, no 1 which set the tone for the morning. HRH Tunku Ali Redhauddin ibni Tuanku Muhriz gave his first speech as Chairman of Council not only suggesting, in reference […]

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Prep School Music Workshops

Over the final week of term, our Upper Prep pupils ended the academic year with an ambitious musical project with the aim of putting on a showcase for their end-of-year celebration assembly. This was done under the guidance of workshop leader Filipe Sousa, who visited from London and was previously at MCM in January carrying […]

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STEM Days

One hundred and fifty-eight Shell and Remove pupils were off their normal post examination timetable on Thursday 23rd and Friday 24th June to participate in MCM’s first STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) days. Competing in mixed year groups of four, they engaged in everything from building wind turbines, to deciphering location codes in a […]

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Pre-Prep Art Exhibition

Within the Pre-Prep years the children are introduced to a number of art techniques which they explore and experiment with in order to create pieces of work. Throughout the course of this year they have learned to experiment with mark marking using a variety of art tools and have explored colour through learning about primary […]

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Bronze International Award Expedition

On Saturday we set off on our Bronze expedition at Gunung Panti. We did some orienteering before stopping for lunch. We then headed up the mountain, an hour in it started to pour with rain. Despite this we continued to press on and continued walking. As we ascended the mountain it gradually got steeper and […]

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MCM v Marlborough Blues Cricket

On a day not too unlike Yorkshire in mid-June (constant drizzle and no sun), the Marlborough Blues stepped onto the College XI to play, what we believe to be, the first Blues match in Asia. Represented by players who attended Marlborough from every decade since the seventies they competed against a College side which contained […]

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Prefects’ Dinner 2016

On Wednesday 25th May, the newly appointed prefect body, along with their accompanying beaks and HMs, were invited to the Prefects’ Dinner by the Master. It was a wonderful event with delicious food and great company. Alasdair Mann and Iman Faruki gave excellent speeches and the dinner was concluded by the Master on the theme […]

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Invitational Tournament May 2016

On Saturday 21st May 2016 Marlborough College Malaysia hosted its second Invitational Tournament. The relationship between British International Schools is growing stronger and this was the third tournament this year. In November Dulwich (Singapore) hosted, Epsom had the honour during the Easter term and Marlborough finished the year with six different competitions running. We were […]

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Master’s Invitational Dinner

On Friday 20th May, we bid ‘Au Revoir’, or perhaps more appropriately ‘Jumpa Lagi’, to members of the Upper Sixth year group; the first leaving cohort from Marlborough College Malaysia. The forty-one leavers have been at the top of the school for their entire time at the College. They were the first group to take […]

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Pre-Prep Music Recital May 2016

The Prep School held their annual Pre-Prep Musical Showcase this week, involving every single pupil from Reception to Year 2, in the Green Hall. Audiences were taken on a half-hour journey of the different seasons through song, percussion and solo performances, highlighting the cycle of life and the significance of belonging. Particularly commendable were our […]

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GCSE Art and Design Technology Exhibition

Our first GCSE Art and Design Technology Exhibition opened on Tuesday 17th May at 7.00pm in the Morris Foyer. It was a particular pleasure to be able to share the GCSE Artwork with parents, Common Room, visitors and pupils who were happy to view the work after an inspiring welcome from the Master. We are […]

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Prep School Music Recital May 2016

The Prep School held their last music recital of the academic year with a slight variation in the venue – it took place in the amphitheatre outside the Senior School Drama Hall. What seemed like an overly-bold idea during its stages of conception proved to be a brilliant one, as parents, pupils and beaks moved […]

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The East meets West Friends of MCM Ball

Supported by Leisure Farm, Properties.my, Stanley Gibbons Investment and The Harbour Front Bar. This year’s theme of ‘East meets West’ gave parents a chance to show off a variety of amazing ensembles including kimonos, saris, cheongsams and even kilts at the ball held on Saturday 7th May. The evening started under the stars with prosecco […]

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MCM Tennis Victory

Marlborough College Malaysia were victorious at the weekend, winning the final of the Lacoste Junior Team Tennis League in the U17 B division. The team, led by their coaches Yannick and Martina, competed over 7 weekends in Singapore. Playing 4 singles and 2 doubles each week against other teams from various schools and clubs at […]

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