World Book Day

In preparation for Book Day, the Year 3 &4 Drama ECA pupils picked their favourite books, dressed up as the characters and read extracts to promote World Book Day. The video was shown in assembly on Thursday to help promote reading across the school. The whole school made a tremendous more →

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 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 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 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 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 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 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 more →