“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


24 April 2015
 A select group of eight Y12 French students left Cranbrook to spend a week with their partners at the end of the Spring Term. The most stressful...
23 April 2015
On Friday 20th March, the first and hopefully not the last recital, by Cranbrook music scholars took place in the Performing Arts Centre.    Eleven ...
02 April 2015
The Queen’s Hall theatre stage was cleverly converted into a farm yard for the school’s production of Animal Farm and all that was missing was the...
02 April 2015
A huge thank you for everyone’s help with making the day go smoothly despite the weather.  Particular thanks goes to the Games Department, Kitchen...
02 April 2015
Daisy Hutton (12HG) competed in the National Championships coming in 16th in the U17 nationals and 10th in the U20 nationals which took place during...