Cranford Community College is an exceptional 11-19 inclusive academy with a mission to transform its community, with its community, and to inspire excellence and community pride.
Since 2002, under the Leadership of Executive Headteacher and National Leader of Education, Kevin Prunty, the academy continues on a trailblazing journey, collecting a myriad of awards and accolades on the way and is graded outstanding in all areas by Ofsted and an accredited 'World Class School'. Challenge Partners described the academy as ‘outward looking, awe-inspiring and exciting’.
- Staff and students relentlessly strive for high standards and take part in an amazing array of enrichment opportunities, extra-curricular activities, trips and events, as well as international partnerships, experiences and exchanges read more
Outstanding means ‘standing out from the crowd’ and Cranford Community College believes in staying at the cutting edge of innovation. Some of its impressive achievements include:
- Consistently outstanding teaching and achievement over time and a strong ethos of fun and enjoyment which ensure the academy always performs above national expectations
- Providing a challenging, dynamic and personalised curriculum which energises and inspires students and staff
- Excellent relationships between staff and students and fantastic attitudes to learning and a commitment by all to be ‘the best we can be' read more
- A culture of staff sharing expertise through higher level university study, academy based research and a tradition of learning from the top performing education systems across the world read more
- Leading the Cranford Teaching School Alliance and the Cranford Group of Schools and being a major player in training and recruiting the best teachers to give back to the West London community read more
- Being a member of the Mayor’s Gold Club sharing best practice with other schools and academies across the region
- Participating in the Challenge Partners network peer reviews and training events read more
- Leading the Science Learning Partnership across eight boroughs working with top universities and the Institute of Physics read more
- Supporting other schools and academies locally, nationally and internationally through the National Leader of Education scheme in association with the ‘National College for Teaching & Leadership’ read more