“At all levels, leaders are committed to developing curiosity and an appetite for learning in students.”

Ofsted 2015

“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


23 November 2015
A few weeks ago the new year 9 CCF and RAF recruits went on an overnight trip to Crowborough army camp.Arriving at the camp in the heavy rain at...
19 November 2015
Year 9 were visited by the incredibly cute 5 month old Banjo, and his puppy walker Fiona as part of their enrichment programme on Thursday 19th...
16 November 2015
On Saturday the 24th October a selection of RAF cadets went to RAF Henlow to participate in a weeklong leadership course. On arrival we knew it would...
06 November 2015
The annual Webster Girls v Webster Boys Quiz and Bake-Off took place on Wednesday 4th November in the 6th form centre.  There was a good turn-out of...
04 November 2015
Students and staff at Cranbrook School are celebrating the successful completion of their eighth exchange visit to their Indian partner school in...