A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols 2019

On Sunday 8th December, the Wykeham Hall assumed a festive air with traditional decorations, mince pies and mulled wine. A congregation joined over 90 boys and girls from the College’s choirs with accompanists as Marlborough College Malaysia celebrated its Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols. Following a welcome from the Master and opened by Ven. […]

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Let’s Celebrate Music | Prep School

The theme chosen for the evening this year was ‘Let’s Celebrate Music’ and over 200 pupils from Years 2 to 8 took to the stage to perform music from across the world. Mixed groups of pupils danced, sang and played throughout the evening. We enjoyed lively Sega dancing from the Seychelles; a spectacular performance of […]

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Prep Merit Winners Tea

On the 5th of December two merit winners from each year group went to Mr. Stevens’ Lodge and had afternoon tea with him. I was lucky enough to be a part of this enjoyable experience; having tea with the Master was a treat to end off the long term. When all the merit winners arrived […]

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Aztec Day | Year 4

As part of our Year 4 Humanities unit on the Aztecs, the children were given the opportunity to dress up for the day. In keeping with the theme, we had many warriors, nobles and commoners ready to have an Aztec experience. The pupils played an Aztec game of trying to get a ball through a […]

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BISP 2019

Thursday, 21 st November, saw 80 pupils and nine staff travel to Phuket for the annual BISP Soccer 7s Football Tournament. We took teams across the U11, U13, U15 and U18 age groups, both boys and girls, and what a delight it was to see so many representing the school in one of Asia’s biggest […]

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FoMCM Christmas Fair 2019

On Sunday, 17th November, FoMCM held their annual Christmas Fair in the Prep School. As usual, it was a highlight of the school calendar with the Prep school adorned with festive decorations, carols playing and the aroma of mulled wine. With over 50 vendors, there was plenty of choice to start Christmas shopping early or […]

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Straits 7s Rugby U12,U13, and U14

On Saturday, 16th November, the first Rugby Straits Tournament of the year was played. With three year groups and a lot of anticipation we readied our teams as best we could. The U11 side found the going tough but got a win under their belt. The U13s had some very close matches and were competitive […]

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MCM Swim Meet

On Friday 15th November, MCM hosted its first internal swim meet. This was a great opportunity for the whole swim team, from the youngest Bronze New Swimmers to seniors in Elite, to come together and race in a relaxed environment. Swimmers sprinted their way through three or four events each, with plenty of parents supporting […]

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Remembrance Day 2019

This year’s Senior School Remembrance Assembly was led by Mr Jarrett and a group of history pupils selected from across the year groups. Students and beaks heard a number of poignant stories which covered different styles of remembering and commemorating those who gave their lives in war; from poetry and song to the history of […]

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Bonfire Night 2019

On Friday 8th November, the MCM community got together to enjoy the annual bonfire and fireworks. Over a delicious al fresco meal provided by the school caterers, young and old enjoyed each others company as the bonfire’s flames grew. As darkness settled across the campus, all could feel the bonfire’s heat and were put under its […]

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Friends of MCM | Deepavali Coffee Morning

FoMCM held their first Deepavali Coffee Morning on Tuesday, 5th November to celebrate the festival of light. The Green Hall was transformed with an array of decorative colour and lights. Parents were entertained with performances of Indian dance from Pre-Prep and Prep Pupils and parents. We learned about the lavish saris and their meaning through […]

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Nations Day 2019

The first half term of the year was rounded off by a hugely successful Nations Day on October 22nd. The College was a riot of colour as the whole school – pupils and beaks alike in their own national dress or national colours – paraded behind their flags up to Court. We were treated to […]

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Straits Football 7s 2019

  This year the Marlborough Straits Football was adapted to 7 a-side with great success. We saw over forty teams competing in multiple age groups across sixteen pitches. The event was a great spectacle for the College and the noise and cheers in the knockout stages were infectious across each age group. U11 Boys & […]

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Straits Hockey Tournament 2019

On Friday night we hosted the Marlborough Straits Hockey Sevens. Teams competed at U10, U12, U14, U16 and U18 levels throughout the afternoon and evening. The annual ‘Friday Night Lights’ event saw over 30 teams competing in both Cup and Plate competitions. The U10s welcomed Johor Hockey Club for a mini-festival in a round-robin format. […]

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House Shout 2019

The arrival of the House singing competitions always brings great excitement to the College and this year was no exception.  Each year, on the evening of the day of the competitions, we enjoy the House Shout, an affectionately named contest which by no means depicts the high quality of singing to which we are always […]

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Johor Schools Cup

On Saturday, 12th October 2019, Marlborough hosted its first Johor Schools Cup. Thirty-two teams participated in four different age groups with some excellent football played by young people from the local area. The standard was very high and all teams faced challenging opposition with Marlborough losing in the semi-finals in three of the competitions. This […]

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Outreach Prep School Disco

The Outreach Prep School Disco was held on Friday evening, 11th October and raised RM2154 for general Outreach funds. This money will go towards the Christmas gifts for the children of the Rotary Orphanage that MCM likes to give every year. The disco was a fantastic event led by pupils in a Sixth Form CAS […]

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Prep School Tea Concert

  The first Prep School Tea Concert of the year was a delightful performance of entertaining melodic voices and classical tunes. The concert took place on Friday, 11th October, showcasing 20 pupils from Prep School who performed beautifully. The repertoire represented a variety of music genres bringing out all forms of children’s musical styles, interest […]

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Straits Cross Country 2019

On Saturday we saw the inaugural Straits Cross Country event take place with SAS, ISKL and UWC Dover all competing. Saturday’s performance by Marlborough was astounding – everyone pushed themselves to the limit in the blistering heat. There were multiple pupils representing each age group and the event showed the College’s full sporting potential and […]

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Pupil Voice

The Pupil Council meetings are running over the course of the next ten days at MCM. All meetings are run by our College Prefects and they report back to SMT on the matters raised by our day pupils and boarders. All Houses (day and boarding) are represented at the meetings through: Eco Council – 2 […]

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