Recent College News

(I)GCSE 2014

Category: Academic, General

Many congratulations to our (I)GCSE pupils who have collectively secured another outstanding set of grades. One is wary of sounding like every other school in proclaiming “best ever results”, especially after years of reported grade inflation, but we are hugely proud of our pupils’ GCSE points... More »

Results 2014 - Congratulations!

Category: Academic

Huge congratulations to our Upper Sixth leavers, who have secured an excellent set of results at A level and Pre-U. Added to the very strong IB results obtained earlier in the summer, these constitute a highly successful culmination of our pupils’ studies at the College. They can rightly be proud... More »

Results Days 2014

Category: Academic

As an update to the end-of-term mailings, results will be available on the pupil and parent portals from 8.00am on each of the results days:Thursday 14th August – A level, AS, Pre-UThursday 21st August —(I)GCSE(Please note that some CIE IGCSE results may also be available on 14th August, but we... More »

IB Success

Category: Academic, Pupil Achievements

We would like to extend huge congratulations to our fifteen IB Diploma pupils who received their final results on Sunday 6th July.All of our candidates passed the Diploma, with four of them achieving over 40 points out of a possible 45 (for comparison, 40 points carries more UCAS points than 4 A*... More »

Review: Lord Malloch-Brown Lecture

Category: Speakers, Academic

“How Economics and Politics will shape your country” The Marlborough College Lower Sixth cohort was lucky enough to receive a truly impressive lecture by Lord Malloch-Brown OM (C1 1967-71), which took place on Wednesday 11th June.A former UK government minister, Lord Malloch-Brown had previously... More »

Guidance Department Higher Education & Gap Fair

Category: Academic, Events

It proved to be a useful and informative Monday afternoon with stalls from a range of British and international universities and gap year guide companies. This range gave insights into the qualities they are looking for, and the talents that are needed to progress through their systems.The... More »

International University Applications

Category: Academic, Pupil Achievements

Nineteen pupils applied for International University positions over the academic year with a dozen planning to take up their positions in the US, Canada the Netherlands and Spain. Notable successes this year have been to McGill, NYU Tisch School of the Arts, University of Chicago and University of... More »

OM Reading Competition

Category: Academic, Pupil Achievements

The OM Reading Competition was devised to make young Marlburians aware of their cultural heritage. Originally, the Shell were invited to read extracts or whole pieces of work by OMs who have been published, but the tendency for the same pieces to be read out necessitated a change. In its present... More »

Review: Writer in Residence

Category: Academic

VIDEO: Click here to view a video interview with Jacob Sam-La RoseJacob Sam-La Rose is, among many things, a modern poet and performer highly regarded for his unique and honest style; his book, Breaking Silence, is a collection of poems that intends to speak for the silent and demonstrate the... More »

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