The Great GANF Run is Today!!!
Six members of staff are embarking on their huge challenge at 4pm this afternoon, to relay run 120 miles in 24 hours!
James Ellis - Headteacher, Ashley Caress - Deputy Head, Toby Ellis - Instructor, Matt Page - Instructor, Richard Butterworth - Teacher and Darren Wilson - Financial Analyst, are raising money for an outdoor amphitheatre for our pupils. Read more...
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Record amount raised by local PTA
GANF Schools held their annual Summer Fayre at Ambergate Sports College on Saturday 7th July.
Organised by their Friends Association - FOSA, the Summer Fayre was held on a scorching hot day and brought a record turn out from school kids, relatives, friends and families. A Police Community Support Officer even rocked up to the festivities and left sporting a glitter tattoo!
GANF Leavers 2018
On 29th June 2018 we said a very emotional goodbye to our 2018 leavers!
At Ambergate a special leavers assembly was held and the student’s families were invited in to celebrate with us and hear all about their child’s time at the school. Read more...
Lincolnshire Show 2018
Sandon School’s visit…
Horticulture Class and some of the Sandon Leavers visited the Lincolnshire Show.
The students have been preparing for this for the last 6 months so they were very excited to show off their hard work.
On Tuesday 19th June, the current Horticulture Class went to set up their stand and prepare their vegetable plot to present their vegetables and herbs they have been growing. Read more...
International Day 2018
On Friday 22nd June, GANF pupils engaged in International Day. We celebrated the arts and how different countries represent their cultures and traditions through different forms including dance, art, design and music.
Ambergate Head Girl & Head Boy 2018
On the 21st June Ambergate pupils took part in a ballot to elect a new Head Girl and Head Boy.There were 11 nominations in total and each candidate prepared a speech about themselves and what they would bring to the role. The speeches were presented during whole school assembly and each candidate delivered with confidence and clarity.
Sandon Twitchers!Jack O’Dell is a member of the RSPB (Royal Society for the Protection of Birds) and visited Sandon recently to talk to the students during an assembly about the RSPB and the work they do with birds.
This assembly was very important as it links to our journey towards our Green Flag Eco Award.
Jack O’Dell, from Grantham’s Fairtrade Committee, came into Sandon School during Lower and Upper School assembly recently, to talk to the students about the school’s Fairtrade work they’ve been doing.
During Fairtrade fortnight, both Sandon and Ambergate Schools worked together to make a Fairtrade recipe booklet and each class submitted a Fairtrade recipe.
Free day out for GANF pupils!
Thanks to The Rotary Club of Grantham, pupils from Beech, Oak & Wembley class enjoyed a fantastic day at Wicksteed Park!
The sun was shining and on arrival to the park we headed straight to the miniature railway. The train ride took us all around the park, the pupils could see all the rides and discussed which ones they wanted to try.
Ambergate Lower School participated in a Dinosaurs & Explorers Day this month. Pupils engaged in a carousel of activities including dinosaur maths, making a dinosaur mask, a dinosaur hunt, making fossils and engaging in an archaeological dig for bones!
During the afternoon, we welcomed Teach Rex, an animatronic dinosaur! Rex came into school for the pupils to engage with and they learned all about the history of dinosaurs, their anatomy and different types of dinosaurs.