• Coronavirus Update 20th March 2020

    Ambergate and Sandon Schools will remain open for pupils who fall under the different categories as advised by the Government. All parent/carers of these pupils have been contacted by the schools and/or received a letter. Transport have been informed and it should run as normal on Monday 23rd March.

    We will continue to provide care to those children who need it the most at the moment if our staff ratios allow us to do so.

    Thank you again for your continued support, and keep checking our website and social media regularly.

  • WBD Ambergate 20World Book Day 2020

    World Book Day is a registered charity on a mission to give every child and young person a book of their own. It’s also a celebration of authors, illustrators, books and (most importantly) it’s a celebration of reading. In fact, it’s the biggest celebration of its kind, designated by UNESCO as a worldwide celebration of books and reading, and marked in over 100 countries all over the world.



  • sport reliefSport Relief 2020

    Another Sport Relief saw GANF pupils dress up as their favourite sports stars and take part in sporting activities throughout the day on Friday 13th March.

    At Sandon School, the pupils dressed up and carried out a range of sporting tasks throughout the day, with a focus on sensory activities to suit the needs of all the pupils.


  • Hampden Class Presentation 2020Hampden Class Presentation 2020

    Hampden Class recently opened their doors to parents, carers, family and friends for their annual class presentation.

    The pupils couldn’t wait to showcase all of the things they have been doing over the past few terms and even offered some German food for everyone, which they had really enjoyed tasting.


  • leamington5Leamington Class Presentation 2020

    Leamington pupils were fantastic in their class presentation when they presented to parents and carers.

    It was daunting to begin with and a few pupils got the giggles when 12 adults walked in!

    The presentation began with a warm welcome and the pupils then shared what they have been learning in English and maths – they shared work they had produced and facts they have learnt.


  • Colsterworth PA 2Ambergate pupil’s ‘double win’ at Colsterworth Festival of Performing Arts 2020

    The Colsterworth Festival of Performing Arts first took place in February 1997. The aim of the Festival, which is open to performers of any age and ability, is to encourage talent and raise standards in all our disciplines, by providing a friendly yet competitive forum.

    The Festival takes place over three weeks during February each year. From small beginnings, it now attracts 3000+ performances from across the East Midlands regions.


  • trent3Trent Bridge Class Presentation 2020

    Trent Bridge Class welcomed parents and carers into their classroom. This is a chance for them to see what their children have been learning about in school.

    The pupils have been focusing on how to be good friends, and making a friendship tree to show what makes a good friend.

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  • shelbyGANF Pupil selected for Special Olympics!

    Shelby Walker, a Sandon School pupil has been selected to represent the East Midlands at the Special Olympics next year.

    Shelby is 18 years old and was born with Down Syndrome and serious health problems and underwent open-heart surgery for congenital heart disease. Shelby also has Autism.


  • swim204Rotary Swimarathon 2020

    7th February 2020 saw eight teams from GANF take part in the 31st Grantham Rotary Swimarathon.

    The first "Rotary Swimarathon" took place in February 1990 with the aim of raising monies for local charities and deserving causes in and around Grantham. From that very first event to the present day, they have achieved their aims and the event goes from strength to strength every year.


  • JNMrs Newcombe Retires!

    Mrs Newcombe has been a TA at GANF for 34 years and today is her last day working with us, as she begins her retirement.

    To celebrate, we held a special assembly where Mr Ellis presented her with gifts, flowers and cards from all of the pupils and staff team. Mrs Newcombe opened the largest present, as everyone looked on baffled as to what was inside. To her surprise, was a beautiful sundial for her garden, she was thrilled!


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