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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 →

Year 7s Plan Urban Futures

In Year 7 this term in Geography, pupils have been busy planning, designing and building urban settlements of the future. Their designs have been innovative and environmentally friendly, with many pupils using recycled materials. They have put an incredible amount of effort and energy into the projects and the thought ...read more →

Biscuit Bake-Off in the Pre-Prep

This year’s Pre-Prep Mini Bake-Off took place over two rounds for the Year 1s and 2s. In the first round, the children had to design their own biscuit using imaginative ingredients to create a picture or a pattern. Children were then picked to represent their House in the final which ...read more →

Year 4 Mangrove Field Trip

Year 4 pupils have enjoyed a memorable field trip to the beautiful Mangroves National Park here in Abu Dhabi – an area of outstanding beauty and importance to the environment. Rich in flora, fauna and wildlife, the Park acts as a gauge of the health of the environment that we ...read more →

Roald Dahl Day in Year 3

One of the most exciting events of the year for Year 3 pupils is Roald Dahl Day, when the children dress up as his best known personalities and spend the day in character, really bringing the stories alive. There were lots of Matildas, Willy Wonkas, Witches and Foxes amongst others ...read more →

National Flag Day 2018

Cranleigh teachers, staff and pupils came together on November 1st to raise the flag in celebration of UAE’s National Flag Day. The Head Boy, Omar, and Head Girl, Kenza, spoke eloquently and were followed by Principal, Michael Wilson, who encouraged everyone to take a moment to remember the meaning of ...read more →