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Growing at the Speed of Dreams

His Highness Sheikh Zayed Al Nahyan once stated: ‘’Celebrating the National Day is not only an anniversary; it is a memorable occasion which highlights the major achievements of the United Arab Emirates.’’  So, today we recognize the remarkable progress achieved by this country, a nation growing at the speed of dreams. ...read more →

Food Menu

Please follow this link for this week’s food menu: December 7th-11th Food Menu  

Extra Curricular Activity Group Head for F1 Circuit!

Very smartly dressed in their Cranleigh uniforms on Thursday 20th the F1 in Schools ECA group travelled to the Yas Marina Circuit to undertake a Pit Walk and soak up the atmosphere of the start of the Abu Dhabi F1 Grand Prix. The pupils were lucky enough to see Lewis ...read more →

Historic First Sports Win for Cranleigh

Congratulations to the Year 7 football team. They were a credit to themselves, their families and the school as they fought off their opponents – Brighton College, to win their first football match 5-1!! Well done boys! Jose Jaramillo 7HC Louis Risbridger 7HC Alessandro Benni 7JT Matthew Roughton- Smith 7JT ...read more →

Netball Ladies Make a Come-Back!

After two excellent training session since their previous match, the U14 squad were raring to go against Brighton College on Tuesday afternoon at Zayed Sports City. Brighton who are unbeaten all season were always going to be a difficult challenge, but one they were more than ready for. The girls ...read more →

Cranleigh Welcomes Olympic Sailors

The ISAF Sailing World Cup Finals are being hosted by Abu Dhabi Sailing and Rowing Club this week and as this is where we run our Sailing ECA, some of our sailors were given the amazing opportunity to meet three of the world class competitors; Bryony Shaw, Tom Burton and ...read more →

Abu Dhabi Week

Please follow the link below for our article in Abu Dhabi week: Abu Dhabi Week

Year 4 portraits of Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan

UAE National Day will soon be upon us and the children in Year 4 are so excited about being part of Cranleigh’s very first celebrations on Monday, December 1st. The Year 4s have spent this term studying the life of the father of our country, Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al ...read more →

Horrible History Theatre trip to Paris Sorbonne Theatre

Year 3-Year 6 children had their first Cranleigh Theatre trip today when we went to watch ‘Horrible Histories’ at the Paris Sorbonne theatre. Pupils were treated to multi-role playing by the two actors who played numerous ‘Barmy Britain’ roles from Boudicca to Queen Elizabeth. Queen Victoria did a rap and we ...read more →


Sarah Al Mazrouei donates her hair to Locks of Love to make wigs for those who have lost their hair to Cancer!! Sarah Al Mazrouei (Year 3) left Cranleigh School yesterday afternoon with beautiful long hair. Out of ch…oice she went to the hairdressers after school and had about 11inches ...read more →