Dance Show 2019

Posted on 9 May, 2019 under Dance, Events, Featured, News

On Tuesday evening the children delighted a full audience in the Wyatt Hall with dance routines both from curricular dance and extra curricular dance. It involved children from Form 1 all the way through to the Senior School and incorporated dance styles such as Ballet, Tap, Modern and Jazz. The more →

Awesome Book Awards 2019

Posted on 3 May, 2019 under Academic, Awesome Book Awards, Events, Featured, News

Hundreds of young readers from across the South East gathered together for a celebration of children’s fiction at the Awesome Book Awards 2019 prize-giving. Tamsin Winter won the top prize this year for her first novel Being Miss Nobody. “Reading is the best thing you can do for your brain but more →

Weekly sailing at Papercourt Sailing Club

Posted on 26 April, 2019 under Featured, News, Sailing, Sport

On Wednesday afternoons during the Summer Term 12 Upper School pupils are now undertaking an introduction to sailing at Papercourt Sailing Club where they enjoy fantastic facilities on a 45 acre lake in Ripley. The club has a wide range of sailing boats on offer, including the largest inland Optimist more →

Upper School Creative Writing trip to Wales

Posted on 26 April, 2019 under Academic, Featured, News, Trips

A group of Upper School pupils dazzled Mrs Schutte and Miss Hopkinson with the superb poetry and prose they wrote during the Easter writing trip to North Wales. The sun shone brightly over the 12 children as they enjoyed workshop sessions and 1:1 tutorials from talented author, Andy Seed, and more →

Ski Trip 2019

Posted on 25 April, 2019 under Featured, News, Sport, Trips

The 37th Cranleigh Prep School skip trip headed for Arosa in Eastern Switzerland this March, the fifth consecutive year in this fine resort and the eighth visit there in the last nine years. After a silly o’clock start from Heathrow we headed towards the Walensee, stopping just short of that more →

Four pupils sing with National Choirs

Posted on 23 April, 2019 under Featured, Music, News

During the Easter holiday four of our Chamber Choir members were hard at work improving their singing. Anna Harding, Josie Harding and Cecilia Beddison were singing in Shrewsbury in the National Children’s Choir and Alice Patterson was performing in Coventry in the National Youth Choir. Their end of course performances more →

House Singing Competition 2019

Posted on 29 March, 2019 under Featured, Music, News

On the last day of the Lent term the children joined together to enjoy a wonderful afternoon of music for the House Singing Competition. Despite many tired eyes after a long term, every House rose to the occasion and sang their hearts out. This year’s theme was ‘Our World’ and more →