“Cranbrook is an outstanding School which concentrates not just on academic achievement but on developing well rounded self confident students.”


“Academic expectations are high and we value our excellent record of examination success.”

“Sport is a big part of School life. Everyone has the opportunity to be involved and we play fixtures against all the top schools most Saturdays.”

“The ethos of the boarding provision is based on openness, trust and respect that celebrates individuality and achievement.”


“Music and Drama enriches and pervades our ethos, from huge productions and shows through to daily performances in assembly.”

"Cranbrook's CCF are a credit to the school and were awarded a well-deserved 'Outstanding' review at their last inspection."



"A very warm welcome to the Cranbrook School website, which we hope will give you an insight into the high quality of education you can expect your son or daughter to receive at this School. 

Cranbrook is unique in the state sector. We are very proud to be the ONLY state grammar school in the country that is 13+, co-educational and caters for both day and boarding students. We succeed in combining academic excellence with a wealth of extra-curricular opportunities, all underpinned by a deep commitment to the individual needs and enthusiasms of each pupil


30 March 2015
On Wednesday 25th March, a group of eight cadets got up before dawn and took the three hour journey up to RAF Wittering, Lincolnshire. With the...
26 March 2015
Our 23 Y10 exchange partners from Bayeux arrived last Friday, eager to spend time with their Cranbrook partners. They were promptly whisked to their...
16 March 2015
A select group of French 6th Formers opted to expose themselves to some 17th century French and went to London to watch Tartuffe being performed at...
13 March 2015
MFL Themed Day - Friday 6th March A brilliant day!  All money raised in aid of Médecins Sans Frontières (Doctors Without Borders)! Great outfits and...
13 March 2015
BAVARIA 2015 It’s February half term and A Level mocks are looming, so Alice Richardson and I thought of no better way to celebrate than to take off...