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Cranleigh’s Mathmagicians!

Cranleigh Abu Dhabi have won the Middle East & North Africa Maths challenge for the second month in a row! This month we fought off fierce competition from Brighton College Abu Dhabi who pushed us hard all the way. We have also won our 3rd successive Fai-To (school v school ...read more →


On the evening of Thursday 26th February, the Cranleigh staff rode to victory in a friendly go-karting race against the staff from Brighton College. We managed 5 of the top 6 spots including podium places going to: 3rd Craig Nicol, 2nd David Gibson and 1st Khan Brewer. Fun was also ...read more →

French Breakfast

Year 3 pupils were treated to a French breakfast today as part of their food topic. They have been learning how to ask for food, say what they like and dislike, and thank people. They have also made menus for their own cafés and have practiced how to be a ...read more →

A Visit from an Old Cranleighan and MP

Cranleigh Abu Dhabi were very proud to welcome Mr Adam Holloway OC and Member of Parliament on Thursday last week. Adam Holloway was at Cranleigh England between 1979 and 1984, initially in 1 North before joining the first intake into the newly build Loveday house. After Cambridge University and the ...read more →

Solar Impulse Excursion

On Tuesday 17th February over 100 pupils and parents heard the first-hand story of the Solar Impulse’s iconic journey and their upcoming round-the-world adventure, to be powered by solar energy. They learnt about the innovation, clean technology, and use of renewable energy that enables this aircraft to fly without fossil ...read more →

Our Tutors – ‘Breakfast with the Stars’

“A Form Tutor is a teacher whose subject is the pupil her/himself” and is vital to the efficient running of the school and a successful caring pastoral care system. This is one of the most important relationships your child will have in their school life. At Cranleigh our pupils achieve ...read more →

Cranleigh’s First Cricket Match v BSAK!

History was made on Thursday 5th February when Cranleigh students took to the field to play the first ever cricket match against British School Al Khubairat (BSAK). Cranleigh won the toss and elected to field which meant the first ball was delivered by Cranleighian student Harry Blagbrough. BSAK soon got ...read more →

Cranleigh Girls U14 Rugby

The Cranleigh U14 girls touch rugby team gave a fantastic account of themselves in their first ever matches last Monday. Some had never played rugby before, but thanks to Mr Farmer’s excellent lunchtime training sessions and the hard work from the girls to learn the rules, come Tuesday they were ...read more →

Cranleigh Academics Shine at the World’s Scholars Cup

Cranleigh sent its best and brightest scholars to represent the school at the Abu Dhabi round of the World’s Scholars Cup this Friday, January 30th.  It was the biggest regional round of the World Scholar’s Cup since the organization’s inception.  In the midst of all these schools from across the ...read more →