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Outstanding GCSE results

Cranleigh Abu Dhabi’s Year 11 and some Year 10 pupils, who took their exams a year early, have achieved a record set of GCSE and IGCSE results. 29 percent of all grades were grade 9, the top grade at GCSE. 73 percent of all grades were 7 – 9 (equivalent ...read more →

Congratulations to Year 13

Cranleigh Abu Dhabi’s pioneering Year 13 pupils achieved an excellent set of results with 63 percent of pupils achieving grades of A*- B and a 100 percent pass rate. This builds on our Year 13’s earlier success this year which saw 69 percent of these pupils achieve grades of A* ...read more →

ISTA Festival – Building Skylines

  Time flies in a busy school and it is already over 2 months since Cranleigh hosted the fantastic ISTA Festival. Here is what Mr Brooks had to say when we welcomed schools from the UAE, Turkey, Saudi Arabia, Oman and India: “Thank you for joining us here at Cranleigh ...read more →

Cranleigh’s Got Talent 2019

Cranleigh’s Got Talent 2019 ensured that Term 2 ended with a flurry of Music, Dance and Drama! Prep School pupils showcased their performance skills as they went head-to-head against members of the other Houses. A huge thank you to all who helped to make this event such a success. As ...read more →

Arabic Week

Thank you to the Arabic Department, Kinda Abouchakra and Imen Masmoudi for sharing their experiences during Arabic Week 2019 at Cranleigh Abu Dhabi: Arabic Week at Cranleigh Abu Dhabi is a milestone in our school year. It is a wonderful opportunity for all students to get involved in a number ...read more →

The Cranleigh Red Crescent Committee

The Cranleigh Red Crescent committee presented the excellent work they have been involved in over the course of this year to The Red Crescent last week. The Sixth Form students who have been instrumental in setting it up, highlighted key initiatives implemented such as the cricket tournament for the support ...read more →

Cranleigh Talks: Be the Change

Cranleigh Talks: Be the Change has enabled many speakers from the Year 5-6 and Year 7-8 enrichment groups to come forward and speak passionately about a change that they would like to see in our world. From child poverty to animal testing to teenage independence, the talks have focused on ...read more →

Open Minds Talk with His Excellency Zaki Nusseibeh

In this talk, His Excellency Zaki Anwar Nusseibeh will discuss cultural diplomacy, Zayed Legacy and the Year of Tolerance. RSVP HERE. Zaki Anwar Nusseibeh has been active in Government service and interpreter for the Presidents of the United Arab Emirates since 1968. He is currently a Minister of State in ...read more →

Building Skylines: ISTA Drama Festival 2019

Cranleigh Abu Dhabi hosted the ISTA (International Schools Theatre Association) festival this year, bringing together eight schools from the UAE as well as Oman, Saudi Arabia, Turkey and India. The event took place from 7 March – 8 March under the theme of “Building Skylines” that reflects both the metaphorical ...read more →