Sandon Head Boy & Head Girl 2018/19 Elections
At the beginning of October pupils from Sandon School were asked to nominate themselves if they wished to be put forward for the 2018/2019 Head Boy & Head Girl positions.
The candidates each designed & produced posters of why they would be the best Head Boy or Head Girl to represent the school.
'Construction Day’ at Lincolnshire Showground
Pathways pupils cram their days full learning new skills!
On Wednesday 3rd October 2018 Horticulture Class visited the Lincolnshire Showground for the Construction Day event. We were given a timetable of events to complete throughout the day. On arrival we were each given a high-vis vest to wear.
Paralympic athlete opens new building at GANF Schools
Pupils at Ambergate Sports College were treated to a special guest appearance from Paralympic Judo star Jack Hodgson, who officially opened a brand new building for the school.Jack, originally from Gainsborough in Lincolnshire, is a former Junior World Champion and won a silver medal at the 2015 World Games and bronze medal at the 2016 European Championships.
Successful Charity Coffee Morning
On Friday 28th September one of Miss Morton’s Hospitality classes from Ambergate hosted a Coffee Morning to help raise funds for MacMillan Cancer Support.
The class decided they wanted to use the skills they have been learning in their lessons to raise money for a good cause. The pupils chose to hold a Macmillan Coffee Morning.
GANF are ‘All Together’ GOLD!
Throughout the last academic year Ambergate and Sandon have been working together to achieve the All Together School Status from the Anti-Bullying Alliance. We are pleased to announce that both Sandon School and Ambergate Sports College have been awarded GOLD Status!
GANF scoops Gold Award in supporting vulnerable children and young adults
Caring2Learn is a Lincolnshire County Council (LCC) research project, funded and supported by the Department for Education through their Partners in Practice programme. The aim of the project is to improve outcomes for Lincolnshire's looked after, post-looked after and other vulnerable children and young people.
Hospitality students raise money for children in Kenya
A family holiday combined with a school cake sale has contributed to £100 being raised to fund 20 mosquito nets for the Wema Centre in Kenya.
A pupil from Sandon School in Grantham, along with three generations of his family, have recently visited a children’s home in Kenya during their family holiday this summer.
British Council International School Award success for GANF Schools
Both Sandon School and Ambergate Sports College have been awarded the British Council’s prestigious International School Award in recognition of its work to bring the world into the classroom.
The International School Award celebrates the achievements of schools that do exceptional work in international education.
Record GCSE results for Ambergate!
Ambergate pupils picked up their GCSE results today which proved to be the best set of results in the school’s history.
Pupils faced the challenge of the new grading system of 1-9 with more emphasis on examinations and less on coursework.
14 GCSEs were graded as 4 or above making 2018 a truly fantastic year!
Ambergate parents prepare for cycling fundraising challenge
The parents of two pupils at Ambergate Sports College will set off for a cycling challenge on Sunday to raise funds towards an amphitheatre for the pupils.
Kim Gibson and Claire Bembridge will pedal across a 53-mile route from Skegness to Grantham in an attempt to raise £1,000 in sponsorship money for Friends of Sandon and Ambergate (FOSA) and new planned facilities.