A blend of tradition and innovation ensures a perfect atmosphere for our boys and girls. Our daily timetable and boarding environment provide the time for pupils to pursue their studies, sport, creative arts and much more. Our academic programme is designed to be stimulating and challenging with pupils responding to the encouragement and care of our staff, establishing a love of learning. We put the experience of each and every child at the heart of everything we do.
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We were blessed with beautiful weather for both our Sports Days and we continued our new sports day format this year. On Friday morning Forms 1-3 took part in ball throw and long jump. Then in the afternoon, while selected pupils from Forms 4-6 took part in some field events, all pupils in Forms 1-3 took part […]
After Common Entrance week, I had the privilege of being part of the team of staff who accompanied Form 6 on their Leavers’ Trip. Being new to CPS I had no idea what to expect but knew that the Cornwall trip is one of the many highlights of the pupils’ time at the Prep School. […]
Form 2 were delighted to be part of the annual King’s Shilling event at Cedar Court. This annual event brings military leaders, residents of Cedar Court, the Mayor of Waverley and our pupils together, to remember the significant sacrifice servicemen and women of the past and the present have given for our country. Throughout the event […]
On Tuesday 18th June the boarders had a very tasty bbq, despite the threatening weather which held off and actually improved as the evening went on. After dinner we enjoyed playing Human Table Football on Top Pitch. We played in teams of five which was such fun. We also competed against each other on the […]
Form 1 and 2 had great fun learning how to recycle unwanted household packaging into useful objects in their Eco-Fish Workshop. They were each given an empty juice carton and were guided through folding and cutting it into a specific shape. The children were delighted with the end result; they had all created a very […]
On Monday 17 June, Cranleigh Prep ran a cross-curricular day celebrating space. The Great Space Day as its working title became, turned out to be a Super Space Day. From 8am to almost 6pm, everywhere you went someone was involved in a space themed activity. The Form 5s and 6s started with a STEAM (Science […]
Last Tuesday, Forms 1 and 2 were treated to this term’s Concert Series performance: ‘Pipes, Pirates, Flutes and Fairytales’. Our very own Prep. School Director of Music, Mrs Ruth Williams gave us a guided tour through her ‘flutes of the world’ which included a bamboo flute from Thailand and even a nose-flute! She also demonstrated […]
York, May 2019 will long be remembered by Form 5; for they came, they saw, they did a little sightseeing and then they had to sit an exam! ‘Why did they have to go and ruin the trip with an exam?’ was the common cry of Form 5 when they were given the details of […]
Last week a group of 12 intrepid 6B pupils set off into deepest Sussex countryside for a wild camping experience with a twist – they were pitching their tents next to a double decker bus! Whilst the children were celebrating the conclusion of their scholarship exams, the purpose of the trip was much more than […]
The National Swimming Finals held on Saturday at the Aquatic Centre in London proved to be a very long but successful day for the CPS qualifiers, with places awarded for seven events this year. The competition opened in the morning for the girls’ events and the team were thrilled to share their warm up with […]