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Shortlisted for International School of the Year

We are thrilled to announce that we have been shortlisted for “International School of the Year” in the tes Independent Schools Awards 2019. As if that were not exciting enough, Cranleigh School in the UK is shortlisted in the “Boarding School of the Year” category. We are so proud of our shared ...read more →

Kindness Week 2018

As a school, kindness underpins everything we do and is a key part of our Cranleigh Code. Its importance cannot be overstated. This week has been Kindness Week which has seen lots of wonderful activities taking place to celebrate, from pupils making beautiful book marks and colourful kindness pebbles, to ...read more →

BSME U15 Games Day 1

And so the first day of this year’s BSME U15 Games has drawn to a close. It was filled with peaks of excitement and elation, some disappointments naturally but most importantly, a great deal of sportsmanship. Congratulations to all competitors and coaches and good luck for Day 2. 

BSME U15 Games Opening Ceremony

What a pleasure and a privilege to be hosting this year’s BSME U15 Games. The opening ceremony was a spirited event that saw us welcome schools from all over the Middle East. The atmosphere at NYUAD and here on campus is tremendous. It is going to be a wonderful weekend ...read more →

Cranleigh Red Crescent

We are very pleased to introduce Cranleigh’s Red Crescent Student Team who have now held their first meeting. The team is made up of 44 students from the Senior School with a committee of seven Year 12s. They will be organising lots of events on behalf of the Red Crescent ...read more →

Sixth Formers Assist at International Conference

The Sixteenth Council of the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) is meeting in Abu Dhabi this week to discuss efforts to accelerate the global energy transformation. It includes more than 350 government representatives from 110 countries. For the first time, this high profile meeting includes participation from Sixth Formers. Four ...read more →

Perfume Making in Year 6

Year 6 pupils have been very busy creating their own scents from a variety of ingredients including cinnamon, flower petals and lemon zest in preparation for their Grand Souk on the 21st November. The perfume making process involved crushing or grating the ingredients, covering them in an odourless oil, sealing ...read more →

BSME U15 Squad in Training

Some of our best athletes have been busy training in preparation for the 2018 BSME U15 Games competition which starts this Thursday. The Games are being held here on campus and at NYUAD and promise to deliver an outstanding weekend of football, netball, volleyball and athletics. Schools from all over ...read more →

Cranleigh Remembers

In a moving ceremony today to mark the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War, the whole school joined together to pay tribute to members of the armed forces who have been lost in the line of duty, and reflect on the sacrifices made in the name ...read more →

Sportsmanship & Camaraderie

The competitive sporting season is is full flow across Abu Dhabi with local and regional inter-school fixtures and tournaments taking place every week. Our teams are active and enthusiastic, enjoying the challenge and giving each outing their best shot. Over the past week, our netballers and cricketers enjoyed particularly testing ...read more →