Head of Department
E-mail: Mrs U C YardleyBA, PGCE
Mrs Uta Yardley is Head of German and joined Cranleigh School in 2001. After having graduated with a first class degree from the University of Mainz she completed a PGCE course at the University of Reading with a distinction. Prior to Cranleigh she worked at St. George's College and Leighton Park where she was the Head of Modern Languages.
Mrs Yardley is passionate about her subject and enjoys teaching to all levels. Her special interests are the history of the GDR and Modern Film. She is also a keen Badminton player and is in charge of Badminton at Cranleigh.
For academic year 2020-21, German is only offered to those students in Year 10 at Cranleigh who had opted for it at GCSE, and those in Year 13 who will complete the A Level course. For academic year 2021-22, German will only be available to those students completing the IGCSE course in Year 11.