“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


21 August 2015
A Level and GCSE Results 2015  We are delighted that so many of our students have achieved highly again this year and the Year 13s have performed...
25 June 2015
Matthew Leckie (Yr13 AB) is through to the Finals of the Young Start-Up Talent.  The overall winner is determined following a ‘Dragon’s Den’ style...
22 June 2015
On Sunday June 21st Armed Forces Day was marked by a service at St Dunstan’s Church.  Cranbrook School was represented by a good turnout of cadets...
22 June 2015
On Wednesday 10th June, eight RAF cadets woke up early, ready to travel to RAF Wittering, Lincolnshire for our “Air Experience Flight” flying day....
19 June 2015
On Wednesday 27th May, Francesca Whiffen, who has worked in the theatre show ‘Cats’, came to Cranbrook to demonstrate how to apply stage makeup...