Form 4 visit the British Museum

Posted on 17 October, 2017 under Featured, News, Trips

Form 4 visited the British Museum as part of their introduction to their Humanities studies. We looked at three civilizations; the Aztecs, Medieval Europe and Mesopotamia. Through looking at the amazing artefacts and information at the Museum we were able to gain an insight into the ‘human’ aspect of Humanities more →

Form 1 Egyptian Workshop

Posted on 16 October, 2017 under Events, Featured, News

As part of their studies into the Ancient Egyptians, Form One pupils were luckily enough to be visited by Tim and Sabryna from The Nile School Shakers. First they gave the children a presentation about Egypt which included facts about Egyptian Dance. They were also introduced to a whole range more →

Form 5 Leadership and Teambuilding activities

Posted on 10 October, 2017 under Events, Featured, News

On Saturday Form 5 pupils enjoyed a morning of Outdoor Education, which involved taking part in a wide array of  leadership and team building activities. It was an ideal opportunity for the children to join in with some practical tasks outside the classroom.  This reinforced a range of skills, from more →

Form 3 Tudor Activity Morning

Posted on 10 October, 2017 under Events, Featured, News

Form 3 spent our Open Morning busily involved in a series of Tudor–themed activities. Pupils worked collaboratively and creatively in groups to prepare larger-than life size collages of Henry VIII and Elizabeth I and  to make their own Tudor crowns and Tudor Roses. To add to the entertainment, we also more →

Form 1D are studying Abstract Art

Posted on 10 October, 2017 under Art, Featured, News

Form 1 are studying Abstract Art this term, particularly the works of Kandinsky, whilst also looking at artists such as Joan Miro, Picasso, Hans Hofman and both Sonia & Robert Delaunay. Here are some wonderfully colourful photos of Form 1D yesterday, using bleeding tissue paper to make a study of more →

Pupils raised over £800 for charity on Friday

Posted on 10 October, 2017 under Charity, Events, Featured, News

An enormous thank you to all our pupils and parents for their very generous support, raising a total of over £800 for two different charities, Disability Challengers and Little Hearts Matter. Following the fire that took place at the Disability Challengers’ Guildford Playcentre on 10th September, we decided to have more →

Form 2 Greek Day

Posted on 9 October, 2017 under Events, Featured, News

As part of their humanities curriculum, Form 2 came to school dressed in a fabulous variety of Greek costumes, ready to join in with a very informative interactive workshop run by Sir Teachalot. During the action-packed morning, the children completed a variety of role play scenarios, ranging from well-to-do Athenians more →

Upper School Book Breakfast

Posted on 9 October, 2017 under News

Pupils at Cranleigh Prep School enjoyed a Book Breakfast in the Library on Saturday. They were first introduced to the theme for that week through a short film set in Germany 1943 and present day which generated a discussion about concepts such as courage, loyalty, and kindness. Following that, and more →

Forms 1-4 are creating inventions for the Roar2017 project

Posted on 5 October, 2017 under Art, Charity, Featured, News

All CPS pupils in Forms 1-4 are taking part in Roar2017.  This is an inspirational education project where the international voluntary organisation, ‘Lions Clubs’ and the ideas company 7billionideas, have come together in a bid to inspire the next generation to think big and dream big about the possibility of their ideas. more →

Awesome Book Awards 2018 shortlist announced.

Posted on 5 October, 2017 under Events, Featured, News

Cranleigh Schools are pleased to announce the shortlist for this year’s Awesome Book Awards. The prize was introduced for the first time last year in recognition of the very best works of fiction for young readers aged between 7 and 10. To be eligible for the 2018 award the entrants more →