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  • Haberdashers' Monmouth School For Girls
    Hereford Road
    Monmouth
    NP25 5XT
  • Head: Dr Caroline Pascoe
  • T 01600 711100
  • F 01600 711233
  • E admissions@hmsg.co.uk
  • W www.habs-monmouth.org
  • A mainstream independent school for girls aged from 11 to 18
  • Boarding: Yes
  • Local authority: Monmouthshire
  • Pupils: 483
  • Religion: Non-denominational
  • Fees: Day £13,929; Boarding £27,009 - £28,635 pa
  • Open days: October and January
  • Review: View The Good Schools Guide Review

What says..

From the sports fields you look out along the Wye Valley and from anywhere in the school you have views down to the rest of Monmouth and beyond. It is a lovely place to live – for the boarders, but...

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What the school says...

Haberdashers' Monmouth School for Girls is an outstanding place of learning and opportunity, with consistently high examination results, the school deserves its reputation for providing 'dynamic traditions'. The school ethos develops talent whether it is academic, sporting, musical or social and emphasises courtesy and respect as community values.

The school has its own Chaplain and an encouragement of democracy within the pupil body. This links to carefully structured pastoral care, and engenders the spirit of teamwork, initiative and mutual support.

The School's Preparatory Department, Inglefield House, is dedicated to nurturing our young pupils with class teachers providing substantial pastoral support, as well as academic rigour in a homely environment.

The Sixth Form emphasises self disciplined freedom to give pupils a 'bridge' to university. HMSG shares a range of activities and a coordinated timetable with Monmouth School, enabling a choice of over 30 AS/A Level subjects.

The boarders, some of whom are weekly, play an important part in the life of the school and enjoy a more intimate atmosphere than is possible in a larger boarding community. There is a superb variety of clubs and societies at all levels of the school and a substantial commitment to the Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme. Sixth Form girls can also join the Combined Cadet Force (CCF).
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Sports

Equestrian centre or equestrian team - school has own equestrian centre or an equestrian team.

Rowing

Fencing

What The Good Schools Guide says

From the sports fields you look out along the Wye Valley and from anywhere in the school you have views down to the rest of Monmouth and beyond. It is a lovely place to live – for the boarders, but also for staff and for families moving into the area. We wondered if it was all a rather awful shock when girls had to move outside the Monmouth bubble, but we were assured that the school was anything but parochial.

Headmistress

Since April 2014, Mrs Caroline Pascoe (40s), previously head of Truro High School for Girls. Microbiology degree from Bristol, member of GB rowing squad at 1992 Barcelona Olympics, still adores sport. An officer in the RAF Volunteer Reserve. Worked in Himalayas and continues to lead high altitude trekking expeditions. Married to a very supportive husband, with...

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Special Education Needs

There is provision for students with mild dyslexia or other spelling difficulties. The school may consider pupils with other mild special needs who would thrive in an academic environment.

Condition Provision for in school
ASD - Autistic Spectrum Disorder Y
Aspergers Y
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders Y
CReSTeD registered for Dyslexia
Dyscalculia
Dysgraphia
Dyslexia
Dyspraxia
English as an additional language (EAL)
Genetic
Has an entry in the Autism Services Directory
Has SEN unit or class
HI - Hearing Impairment
Hospital School
Mental health
MLD - Moderate Learning Difficulty
MSI - Multi-Sensory Impairment
Natspec Specialist Colleges
Not Applicable
OTH - Other Difficulty/Disability
Other SpLD - Specific Learning Difficulty
PD - Physical Disability
PMLD - Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulty
SEMH - Social, Emotional and Mental Health
SLCN - Speech, Language and Communication
SLD - Severe Learning Difficulty
Special facilities for Visually Impaired
SpLD - Specific Learning Difficulty
VI - Visual Impairment

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