Pupil awarded partial scholarship for Mathematics programme
Pupil awarded partial scholarship for Mathematics programme
Pupils in Year 7 and 9 participate in every aspect of sailing Mount Kelly's 56 foot cutter.
The launch of Mount Kelly's pupil-led digital magazine
An opportunity to assess where pupils stand at the halfway point in their A level or GCSE courses
Pupil wins Special Award from the judges
Mount Kelly receives 29 selections so far for the 2020-21 season
Pupils at the Prep write letters, poems and cards to the elderly during lockdown
Mount Kelly welcomes BBC to discuss being one of the first schools in England to re-open
50% of all GCSE grades awarded were 9-7 and 99% were 9-4 using Centre Assessed Grades.
17% of papers taken were awarded an A*, 42% were graded A*- A and 80% A*- C
Pupils participate in competition run by University of Bristol to investigate changes to pollution levels in the UK
A superb series of online talks delivered by members of staff and the wider Mount Kelly community
GCSE and A Level pupils learn about the importance of food to the French culture
Pupils at the Prep read 39,049,391 words during lockdown.
Year 6 pupils chose a book character to represent and use their powers of persuasion to fight for their life.
Pupils are introduced to A Levels and BTECs through specially designed courses
Mount Kelly is shortlisted for Performing Arts Award
Full Bursary Awarded to Bright Pupil From Newham
Tabitha wins Senior category of Independent Schools Association competition
School Choir of the Year releases second video during lockdown.
Mount Kelly teachers give advice on taking the stress out of learning at home
Lauren Steadman is crowned joint winner of Channel 4 series
What are staff missing about School? #PassItOn
Pupils from across the Prep and Pre-Prep enter creative writing competition
Kettles, Space Invaders and making Aspirin at home.
Sixth Form pupil completes valuable work experience with Brighton & Sussex Medical School
Mount Kelly contributes 500 meals as part of Thomas Franks campaign.
Pupils take up challenge of learning computer programming language
Mount Kelly offers varied remote extra-curricular programme
Pupils are busy helping others and raising money for charities
Year 10 pupils start Higher Project Qualification during remote lessons.
Mount Kelly devises programme of online lessons for Year 11 pupils to prepare them for Sixth Form
Winners of the School Choir of the year 2020 perfect new arrangement of Walking on Sunshine in remote rehearsals.
Mount Kelly announces winners of first Swimming OADF Awards
28 Mount Kelly pupils complete their own version of the event this weekend raising money for NHS Charities.
Mount Kelly pupils to replicate event in their gardens to raise money for NHS
Mount Kelly donates aprons, gloves and goggles.
Mount Kelly offers support to swimmers during lockdown
Mount Kelly team wins Special Award at
Assisting 'Tavistock Locals Help' by packing up and delivering food to the local community
Mount Kelly donate PPE and cleaning products to the Devon NHS
Watch our new School Tour video
Our team of Year 10 and 11 volunteers have been kept busy over the past few months
Mount Kelly pupils view artefacts from Samuel Taylor Coleridge, William Wordsworth and Robert Southey
Our paddlers show great resilience and determination at the weekend
Auction and cake sale raises funds for Surfers Against Sewage.
A wonderful evening to raise funds for a great cause
Mount Kelly wins Top Club Award
Year 7 pupils make flowers to celebrate the coming of Spring
Annual inter-house competition takes place at the Prep
Three inventive products compete for the title
Pupils across the School help with litter picking and weeding in local community
Year 5 pupils stage a wonderful musical fantasy adventure with great confidence, skill and enjoyment.
Pre-Prep pupils have undertaken a wide range of experiments and investigations
Mount Kelly Chamber Choir takes the Senior title at Royal Festival Hall
Mount Kelly claims victory in debut appearance
The CCF deploys to Okehampton Camp
Mount Kelly pupils enjoy great success in UKMT Intermediate Maths Challenge
Pupils and Staff across the School dress as their favourite literary characters.
35 swimmers from the Prep compete at Millfield School
Ten Mount Kelly swimmers and two coaches represent South West
Pupil wins award for best individual Proposer Speech
Over 60% achieve highest accolade of Distinction
1st XI football team play with discipline and flair to win 3-1
A busy half term week for our swimmers, who competed at a variety of events around the world.
Pupils in Years 3 and 4 enjoy a day of adventure on Dartmoor
Chamber Choir filmed ahead of their competition appearance in the BBC Songs of Praise Young Choir of the Year 2020.
Pupil receives Silver Award in Rotary Young Photographer Competition.
Our talented singers give a wonderful concert in the Library.
Three senior and seven junior titles for Mount Kelly swimmers
GCSE and A Level pupils visit Body Worlds, the National Gallery and the Tate Modern.
Two Year 9 teams attend launch at Plymouth Aquarium
U11A Boys' Hockey team win IAPS South West Plate at King's College
Over 100 pupils take to the stage in a packed Wortham Hall.
Pupils attend webinars on humanoid robots and the use of lasers.
Mount Kelly teachers qualify as Microsoft Certified Educator and United Nations Accredited Climate Change teacher.
In its third year, scheme sees the largest attendance yet with over 20 pupils choosing to volunteer.
Pupils test the soil conditions and make recommendations for improvement
Mount Kelly hosts 12 schools at annual U18 Rugby Tens Tournament
Pupils and staff across the School celebrate Chinese New Year
Strong performance from Mount Kelly swimmers in Sheffield
The four Houses at the Prep go head to head!
Pupils participate in the Senior and Junior rounds of the competition this week.
Palepoi Nonu will be joining Mount Kelly in April 2020 as our new Head of Rugby
A fantastic weekend of training for our Ten Tors teams.
Progress steps up with pupils preparing for Spring planting.
The third and fourth days of the Devon County Championships bring further success for Mount Kelly.
James motivates pupils across Years 3-13 to overcome challenge and never give up.
Teachers provide drop-in clinics and formal revision classes in the build up to mock examinations
Year 1 pupils learn about the importance of superfoods this week
Mount Kelly pupils are making a contribution to her maintenance and upkeep.
Mount Kelly promotes the benefits of extensive reading for second language learners
Five champions and 35 medals for our swimmers
Pupils vote for Surfers Against Sewage as charity for this year
Alex and Dominic invited to go on tour with National U18 Lambs rugby squad in May.
Mount Kelly reaches finals of The Barnardo’s School Choir of the Year and BBC Young Choir of the Year
Mount Kelly pupil finishes Maths competition in top 25% and is among top 1500 pupils in the country.
Senior rugby team enjoys superb tour to Ireland, winning both matches
Mount Kelly wins Arena Swimming League Western Final 2019 and enjoys success in regional competitions
Three fantastic performances of Terry Pratchett's Wyrd Sisters are enjoyed by pupils, staff and families
The CCF hosted 29 Commando Royal Artillery to put the cadets through their paces in the annual Mount Kelly Commando Challenge
History and Politics pupils attend lecture by distinguished BBC Correspondent, Bridget Kendall MBE
Pupils deliver poetry on the theme of War
Year 12 Geographers attend climate conference at University of Plymouth
Astronomy Club uses new telescope to take stunning image of the Moon
Our choirs, ensembles, musicians and soloists bring festive cheer to Wortham Hall
Mount Kelly's best performance ever at a national event
Our youngest pupils delight audience with a Wriggly Nativity
Superb weekend of racing at Plymouth Leander Winter Meet
Three teams of Year 8 girls enter national cyber security competition
Hepworth victorious for second year in a row
Year 6 pupils sing at St. John’s Court and Parkwood Court
Year 7 pupils stage fantastic production in the Wortham Hall
BTEC Sport and A Level Physical Education pupils take part in a variety of fitness tests
Pupils work with Greenwood Tree Group to plant 100 saplings in our grounds
Mount Kelly's 1st XV beats Truro School in superb game of rugby
Pupils, staff and families welcome the start of the festive season
Our talented musicians perform to invited guests in St Eustachius' Church
Mount Kelly pupils perform well in UK Mathematics Trust's national competition
Pupils undertake Hills Skills training course
Two Mount Kelly teams currently rank in top 200 of global competition
Pupils learn how to be safe near roads
Mount Kelly selected to join the Devon Wildlife Trust's project for change
Mount Kelly pupils placed in top three of each class entered
CCF Royal Navy section tackles damage repair and firefighting
Our pupil gardeners have been working hard over the last few months to establish the allotment
Mount Kelly pupils participate in Model UN Conference at Oxford University
Mount Kelly's Geography department takes group of keen young geographers from Lamerton Primary School out on to Staple Tor
Mount Kelly's 1st and 2nd XV forwards enjoy a scrum masterclass with Exeter Chiefs' coach Keith Brooking
Mount Kelly claims title of Top Visiting Club at Plymouth Winter National Qualifier and break National record at ESSA
Pupils in Years 5 and 6 attend fascinating Science webinars about coral
Prep and Pre-Prep pupils wear pyjamas to raise money for Children in Need
Mount Kelly's 1st XV retains the Cup
Pupils attend a two-day etching course with Artist and Printmaker, Mary Gillett.
David Glover speaks to Geography, Economics and Business Studies pupils.
The whole School community marks Remembrance with a series of events across the weekend
Mount Kelly pupils visit Iceland for a fantastic educational experience-of-a-lifetime.
Mount Kelly enjoys highly successful weekend at Millfield School
Mount Kelly's Chamber Choir competes in Barcelona
Mount Kelly pupils compete in competitions around the country
Our youngest pupils stage a delightful Harvest Festival and donate to the Tavistock Foodbank.
The standard was high at the annual Mount Kelly House Music Competition
Four Mount Kelly pupils participated in the prestigious CCF National Regatta in Portsmouth
54 medals for Mount Kelly swimmers in the competition so far.
Pupils in the Pre-Prep learn about many aspects of fire safety this week.
Mount Kelly teams finish in third and fourth place out of seventy
Year 10 Go4SET regional winners receive a British Science Association Gold Crest Award which is usually only awarded to Sixth Form entries.
Listen to music from the Mount Kelly Chamber Choir
Mount Kelly has been selected as a Finalist for the 'Independent Boarding School of the Year Award 2019'
Pupils across the School celebrate National Poetry Day by reading, writing, performing and sharing all kinds of poetry.
Mount Kelly's U16 Girls' team become Tier 3 Devon Hockey County Champions
Mount Kelly enjoys successful afternoon, winning six of twelve events
Pupils experience life on board Olga, Mount Kelly's 56ft Bristol Cutter
Year 9 pupils cover a wide academic programme on the Lizard Peninsula.
Year 12 Product Design pupils participate in STEM Secondary Leaders Award
Pupils visit the Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden and Tate St Ives
Fantastic initiative to donate fresh produce to the Tavistock Food Bank
Year 10 pupils enjoy fascinating tour of the Theatre Royal Plymouth's Production and Learning Centre
Pupils in Years 5-7 spend enjoyable few days of learning on their annual LOtC trips
Pupils in Years 3 and 4 enjoy Chocology workshop at The Eden Project.
Year 12 pupils visit Max Gate and Hardy’s Cottage to learn more about Thomas Hardy from his childhood to the gruesome details of his burial.
Eight Mount Kelly swimmers selected for Swim England National Development Programme
An evening full of outstanding performances, showcasing the talent of our music scholars and teaching staff.
Year 8 pupils spend day on North Cornish coast
Pupils, staff and families take part in annual Mount Kelly Cox Tor Walk
Mount Kelly adopts Olga in exciting new extra-curricular initiative.
Year 12 pupils enjoy introduction to Sixth Form life
Mount Kelly swimmers enjoy a successful summer at the British Summer Championships, Home Nation Meets and other international events.
Five Mount Kelly pupils join crew on board 72ft Challenger Yacht to cross the Bay of Biscay.
Mount Kelly top GCSE grades almost double the national average!
76% of pupils have secured places at their first choice of university!
Mount Kelly's Space Corps balloon has successfully reached space!
Mount Kelly has been shortlisted for the 'Independent Schools of the Year 2019 award'.
Parents, staff, Sixth Form pupils and Old Mount Kelleians rock the kasbah on Saturday evening at the Mount Kelly Summer Ball.
Pupils, parents, governors and staff gather for Founder's Day at the College on Saturday 6 July.
Mount Kelly Chamber Choir give a wonderful concert at Calstock Arts Centre.
45 pupils complete their Silver and Gold Duke of Edinburgh assessed expeditions.
Prizes and trophies are awarded to pupils at the Prep.
Pupils travel to London for a two-day theatrical experience.
The Mount Kelly Space Corps' high altitude balloon is successfully launched.
A wonderful Pre-Prep summer production.
Cadets enjoy four action packed days at HMS Raleigh
Our young musicians perform for friends and family
The Year 8 end of year production commemorates 101 years since the end of The Great War
Parents and pupils attend excellent exhibitions at the College and the Prep.
Mr Ayling's Assembly celebrates the many successes of our pupils.
Pupils have immense fun at the first ever Mount Kelly Soap Box Derby.
Year 9 Duke of Edinburgh volunteers design and create wildflower beds at Buckland Abbey.
Year 8 participate in the EDT First Edition Award, a scheme designed to encourage pupils into STEM careers.
Year 6 pupils hone their debating skills in English.
Pupils in Year 7 spend a day learning about life in the 17th Century
Year 2 pupils visit We The Curious Science Museum in Bristol
Mount Kelly pupils blessed with warmth and blue skies for their assessed expedition
A superb afternoon of track and field events at the Prep
Year 9 pupils participate in South West Final of Go4SET, winning Pupils' Choice Award and progressing to National Final.
CCF bade farewell to the Upper Sixth Cadets who have led the contingent over the last year
Science Department at the Prep runs Natural World Photography Competition.
Mount Kelly wins two of the four trophies on offer in a successful day of athletics.
Year 8 pupils enjoyed four days in the Brecon Beacons last week
Year 4 pupils get out of the classroom to study their IPC topic, On Tap.
Mount Kelly's triathletes take on Dartmoor Open Water Swim with some excellent results
Mount Kelly swimmers win 38 medals over two weekends of races
Pre-Prep pupils enjoy a lovely afternoon of sports
Seven pupils are awarded 5 As or more in Common Entrance examinations
A team of 13 pupils at the Prep to launch a helium weather balloon 30km into the Stratosphere
Year 6 pupils begin Science project about endangered species with visit to Paignton Zoo
Eighteen Mount Kelly pupils compete at the Devon Schools Athletics Championships in Exeter
Over 60 pupils perform to a packed Wortham Hall on Friday evening
Mount Kelly swimmers claim 10 medals and the girls finish 2nd overall, winning the U12 Girls' category for the first time in the School's history
Year 12 pupil, Jonny Hibbs, performs in The Young Pretenders Theatre Company's production at the Exeter Phoenix
Mount Kelly's boys' team win their event and the girls finish second.
Upper Sixth pupils run a fantastic afternoon of multi sports at the Prep
Lower Sixth Chemists develop organic synthesis and practical skills making Aspirin
Pupil food committee joins nationwide initiative to combat climate change
Mount Kelly swimmers produce over 50 personal best swims across three days of racing
Mount Kelly welcomes over 100 grandparents to the Prep and Pre-Prep
Pre-Prep pupils are treated to an interactive presentation on Climate Change by Year 7 pupils
Pupils volunteer in the local community as part of Duke of Edinburgh Award scheme
An accomplished performance by our Year 4 pupils
Strong performances from our pupils at Blundell's and King's Taunton
Year 3 pupils stage a fantastic production in the Wortham Hall.
Mount Kelly's 1st XI cricket team play Eton on mini tour
Professor Black gives compelling lecture about English nationalism
Pupils enjoy learning outside the classroom, making the most of the fantastic weather and our beautiful School grounds
Pupils and OMKS receive awards at Buckingham Palace
Mount Kelly teams excel in first round at Millfield School
Mount Kelly welcomes over 100 former pupils, staff and their families for this year's Old Mount Kelleians' Day and Dinner
Mount Kelly swimmers compete in 26 finals and claim eight medals
Mount Kelly's teams successfully complete the challenge
Year 6 pupils spend exhilarating three days of learning outside the classroom
Mount Kelly pupil participates in Tavistock Town Council Heritage Initiative
Mount Kelly swimmers enjoy a highly successful weekend claiming an incredible haul of 70 medals
A great day of Athletics at Exeter Arena
A record year for pupils at the College looking to study abroad after their A Levels.
Mount Kelly's Devizes to Westminster paddlers take to the water again
Two teams from the Prep enter annual challenge, with Team 1 finishing in 10th place
Mount Kelly pupils participate in concerts and workshops
Pupils celebrate success in sport across the School
A closely fought battle between the Houses
Pupils visit Bristol and the Brecon Beacons on residential field trip
62 pupils brave Storm Hannah on Dartmoor
Mount Kelly's Wellbeing Dog Joins the School
Sebastian takes Gold in the 50m Fly
Mount Kelly pupils to race at European Juniors, World Championships and African Games.
Mount Kelly pupils achieve highest results to date
Jonny selected with his new audio play CattleGrid!
A busy and successful Easter for the Mount Kelly swim squad
We are delighted to welcome our new Head Master, Guy Ayling, and his family to Mount Kelly.
Mount Kelly crews enjoy success in this challenging canoe race
A fantastic opening weekend to the season
Musicians and choirs from across Foundation give wonderful concert in the Wortham Hall
Pupils impress at annual Mount Kelly competition
Thomas Elson-Knight in final five on Masterchef UK
A journey of physical theatre and emotion