•  GANF wishes everyone a great summer break! We look forward to welcoming you back into school on Tuesday 5th September. 

  • A gentle reminder to all parents/carers - please can you be thoughtful and courteous of local residents when dropping and collecting your children from school. Particularly our neighbours on the corner of Dysart Road.  Thank you.
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  • Ryan brings home Gold! Ryan

    Ryan Caven is a pupil in St Andrews Class at Ambergate Sports College.

    Ryan represented the East Midlands Learning Disability Tennis Team at the Special Olympics in Sheffield this year.  The event took place week commencing Mondath August and Ryan competed against players from all over the UK.  

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  • OUTDOOR CLASSROOM OPENED IN MEMORY OF FORMER FUNDRAISERFullSizeRender 96

    The Ambergate Outdoor Classroom was officially opened last Friday (14thJuly 2017) in memory of a former fundraiser for the school, Gemma Burland.  Gemma was a member of FOSA (the official PTA for GANF) and because of her efforts over the previous 2 years, she helped to raise a whopping £30,000 for GANF!

    Her husband, Scott, and children, Zak and Emily, came along to the opening. 

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  • swimmarathonRotary Swimarathon gives £5,000 to Sandon School

    The Rotary Swimarathon have this year donated to 51 causes, and Sandon School was chosen to be the main beneficiary.

    Sara Ellis, Assistant Head at Sandon, and Anita Asken, an Instructor at Sandon, were handed the cheque by club president Neville Thompson during a special event at St Wulfram’s Church on Thursday 29th June. 

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  • Ofsted Outstanding OP ColourAmbergate Sports College gets ‘Outstanding’ from Ofsted

    Ofsted Inspectors visited Ambergate on 27th June 2017.  It has been 4 years since their last inspection.

    This school continues to be outstanding.

    Ofsted reported, “The leadership team has maintained the outstanding quality of education in the school since the last inspection because you and your staff have high expectations of all your pupils. Read more...

  • IMG 2530GANF pupils arrive in Germany!

    A few weeks ago the pupils of GANF set up a sponsored ‘virtual trip’ from their sites in Grantham to their partner school in Germany, KBZO.

    Using their new facility of an adapted Gym on site at Ambergate, as well as walking in the community, swimming & running, the Sandon and Ambergate pupils have completed the 800 mile trip!!

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  • ls2Pupils take part in The Lincolnshire Show

    GANF pupils attended The Lincolnshire Show this year.

    Each year, pupils from GANF take part in the Lincolnshire Show’s Schools' Challenge and Wembley Class had been looking forward to taking part.

    The pupils began preparing for their project weeks ago, they decided to research the topic of ‘Healthy Eating’.

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  • 'Outstanding' Ofsted for Sandon School Ofsted Outstanding OP Colour

    Ofsted Inspectors visited Sandon School on 14th June 2017.  It has been 4 years since our last inspection.

    The school continues to be outstanding.

    Ofsted reported, “The leadership and their team of staff are highly committed professionals and ensure that the pupils receive excellent teaching and care."

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  • walkNot a rubbish day!

    On Satuday 24th June 2017, four South Kesteven District Council workers from the refuse department, along with FOSA supporters, walked a mammoth marathon from Lincoln Cathedral to Grantham’s St Wulfram’s Church, a staggering 25.6 miles!

    Organised by David Bennington, a parent of a pupil at GANF, was joined by his co-workers from SKDC, Mick Reeves, David Leivers and Amber Wakling, and regular FOSA supporters, Scott Reeves, Amie-Jo Reeves and Dawn Whitfield.  

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  • IMG 8288INTERNATIONAL DAY ACROSS GANF

    As an Outstanding organisation we are always looking for ways to enrich and improve our curriculum. Therefore we are applying for the Intermediate Level of the British Council International School Award.

    The International School Award is goal-based and driven by a global network of people and projects that can support our schools' international activities. It will help us to:

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  • comm1PASTORAL COFFEE MORNING A SUCCESS!

    Last week The Safeguarding and Pastoral Team held their first parent/carer communication coffee morning.

    This was a great informal opportunity for parents and carers to develop and share their communication techniques and good practice in order to enhance their children's interactions.  


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Ofsted Outstanding OP ColourWelcome to GANF

Grantham Additional Needs Fellowship comprises Ambergate Sports College and Sandon School...read more

 

We are part of The Community Inclusive Trust. Click here to visit www.citacademies.co.uk 

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GANF Fundraising

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    AMBERGATE SENSORY ROOM

Target £4,000 - ACHIEVED!

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SANDON SENSORY ROOM

Target £11,343 

Total so far £9,343

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Please look out for events where you can support and help us raise these valuable funds for the children.

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The GANF Gazette

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If you have a story you would like to appear in the GANF Gazette, please email katie.bennington@ganf.org.uk or jacki.bartram@ganf.org.uk

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