Crested Crane Academy is a co-educational school offering pre-school, primary and secondary school education with boarding and day facilities. Since 2009, the school has continued to provide a holistic education approach where learners receive academic success, personal, social and spiritual development. The school offers a modern environment with international standards of education. It is an Examination Council of Zambia centre and a registered external examination centre with the British Council for IGCSE.
Leopards Hill Road, Lusaka
17988/M Leopards Hill Road, New Kasama, Lusaka, Zambia
Crested Crane Academy provides excellent education for junior and senior secondary school. The school offers the Examination Council of Zambia curriculum including science, English, mathematics, social studies, civic education, computer studies, business studies, physical education, French, creative studies and music.
Spacious and well ventilated classrooms and hostels
Examination centre for Grade 9 and Grade 12
Computer and science labs are modern and well-equipped
Set on an attractive campus, Crested Crane Academy has well maintained buildings, open space, playing fields and manicured lawns, students enjoy a beautiful and comfortable learning environment. Outstanding teachers care for the children at Crested Crane and provide on-going guidance and counselling. Daily devotion is included in the school programme in class every morning.
UK school management company Scholé is providing a programme of continuous professional development for teaching staff at Crested Crane Academy, ensuring the staff are up to date with international best practice in teaching and learning.
Following its motto 'In quest of excellence,' Crested Crane Academy aspires to continuously improve all aspects of school life and aims to be amongst the most academically successful schools in Zambia.
Crested Crane Academy has a fleet of school buses transporting children to and from the school from across Lusaka, children are picked up from as close to their home as possible.
A separate boarding facility is available for boys and girls in secondary school. All hostels are supervised by caring sleep-in staff. Weekend programmes and activities are provided, along with extra mural activities which include swimming, soccer, netball, cross-country, chess, debating society, media club, science club and choir.
The menu is excellent with healthy and nutritious food prepared on site by Crested Crane's team of cooks and boarding staff. The meals served in the school are appetising and each day has its menu.
Fully stocked, the library provides the ideal opportunity for young people to develop their reading skills and enjoy doing so at the same time. Crested Crane Academy actively encourages school pupils to pop in and do their home work in a safe and warm environment. A wide range of books are stocked with titles suitable for tots to teens, so all ages of children are welcome.
Crested Crane’s ultra-modern international standard multi sports complex incorporates 10 sports disciplines including tennis, basketball, volleyball, hockey, handball, 5-aside futsal football, netball, soccer, rugby and French Bowling. There is also a 25 metres, 8 Lane Olympic size modular swimming pool.
Crested Crane Academy primary offers classes from Grade 1 to Grade 7. The primary curriculum includes music, art, French, English, maths and science. In the upper school children are well-prepared for exams. The school is an examination centre for Grade 7, with 100% pass rate and excellent results.
100% pass rate with excellent results
Access to modern technology education and Arts
Class sizes are small in modern and well-built classrooms
Crested Crane Academy offers quality affordable education, with reasonable fees. Outstanding teachers care for the children at Crested Crane Academy and provide on-going guidance and counselling. There is an open door policy at the school meaning staff are accessible to children and ready to listen.
Primary boarding facility
A separate boarding facility is available for boys and girls in primary school. Weekend programmes and activities are provided, along with TV and games room. An excellent menu of healthy, nutritious food prepared on site by a team of cooks and boarding staff.
Crested Crane Academy provides quality education for children between the ages 2 and 5 years. The pre-school offers baby class, middle class and reception class. Using a structured curriculum, pre-school teachers create play activities to teach academic concepts such as number and letter recognition, writing and counting.
Cater for children from ages 2 to 5 years
Writing and number skills obtained before progressing to Grade 1
Sick bay with a qualified nurse and necessary drugs
Crested Crane Academy provides an educational program that gives a strong foundation for your children to reach their highest possible potential in the future. A caring staff is available to encourage the children to develop at their own pace by enabling them to explore, create, and experiment in a safe and stimulating environment.
The school offers ample play equipment in the classroom including an outdoor play park so the children are engaged and excited to learn throughout the school day.
The sickbay is fully stocked with the necessary drugs and first aid equipment to ensure that all emergencies are dealt with in the best possible way at the school. Parents are informed of any serious injury and are contacted if a doctor or hospital visit is advised.