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UK Music Exchange

Our musicians are really taking advantage of every moment of their UK Tour. Following Friday’s Informal Lunchtime Concert and the evening’s Open Mic event, instrumentalists started off yesterday morning with a Symphonic Wind Band rehearsal while our singers took a quick look around the Senior School before heading into a ...read more →

Trips, Trips and More Trips!

It’s an exciting time for many of our pupils who have travelled off campus this weekend to take part in a number of challenges and adventures. We have 21 students travelling to Cranleigh UK today for their Music Exchange which will see them rehearse and perform with their British peers ...read more →

Sixth Formers Start ‘Trading’ on the US Stock Market

We are proud to announce The Cranleigh Stock Brokers Cup 2018 – an online virtual stock market trading game designed to teach Sixth Form students to track and use the stock market. This game is based on the US stock market. It is closed system, ie only open to Cranleigh ...read more →

ADISSA Mini Olympic Success

What a day the U9 and U11 competitive sports squads had on Friday at the Abu Dhabi International School Sports (ADISSA) Mini Olympics hosted here on campus. Our young athletes have been training since the beginning of December at lunch times and after school. All the hard work, dedication and ...read more →

Pupils to Volunteer at Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship

Cranleigh pupils have been going through training to become scorers for the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship presented by EGA. The annual high-profile golf tournament is taking place over four days, from 18th to 21st January, at the Abu Dhabi Golf Club. This exciting volunteering opportunity follows last year’s hugely successful event ...read more →

Arabic Reading Competition

An Arabic reading competition has been announced by His Highness Sheikh Al Makhtoum, with a view to encouraging students to develop a passion for reading Arabic. The Arabic and Islamic Departments at Cranleigh are delighted to participate in this global event.  

Year 4 pupils have been reading the introduction to The Iron Man, the 1968 science fiction novel by British Poet Laureate, Ted Hughes, and using their interpretations of his description to build their very own Iron Man. Hughes’ use of similes and descriptive language stimulated their imagination and is the ...read more →

An Energetic Start to the Term

Welcome back to all our pupils and teachers – it’s great to see campus buzzing again. This first week of the Spring Term has opened with inter-House Cross Country competitions for pupils in Years 3 to 11. Pupils run for between 25 and 35 minutes during their Games lessons to ...read more →

A Festive End of Term

With festive tunes ringing in our ears thanks to the tremendous singalong performances from our talented teachers and pupils, the last day of term has now drawn to a close. We wish all our families and the broader community a peaceful, joyful break. Our news stories will slow down over ...read more →

Fatima Bint Mohamed Initiative visits school

One of our end of term events was a very special visit from the Fatima Bint Mohamed Bin Zayed Initiative (FBMI). FBMI is an innovative social enterprise that harnesses the traditional skills of the Afghan people to produce beautiful hand knotted carpets, embroidered furniture and local handicraft at fair market ...read more →