• swimSwimarathon 2019

    This year was the 30th Anniversary of the Annual Rotary Club of Grantham Swimarathon!

    On Friday 1st February 2019 the Swimarathon began and lasted for the whole weekend. A record 270 teams and over 1600 people had signed up to take part in this special event.

    The event saw local people from Grantham and surrounding areas put teams of up to 6 people in to swim as many lengths as possible in a 50 minute slot, at the Grantham Meres Leisure Centre.

  • fosa logoFOSA Raise over £50,000

    FOSA are delighted to announce that we have surpassed the fundraising milestone of £50,000, all raised between 2015 and 2018 for vital equipment and facilities Sandon and Ambergate.

    We have historically held a variety of events to raise money, including tombolas, summer fayres, raffles and Christmas markets. More recently... 


  • AmazonFOSA receive £2,000 grant from Amazon

    FOSA are delighted to announce they have received a £2,000 donation from Amazon to support pupils at GANF.

    The donation is part of the Amazon community programme, underpinning their belief that ‘all children deserve an equal opportunity to reach their full potential in today’s digital world’. The funds will be used to improve outdoor areas, supporting pupil need and creating a positive environment.

  • Christmas around the world a 2Christmas Around the World Day at GANF

    On Wednesday 19th December, GANF engaged in a Christmas around the World Day, where pupils across the fellowship experienced ways of celebrating Christmas in different countries.

    At Ambergate, all pupils worked in a carousel format, so they were able to work with different teachers and in 'different countries.' Lower School were able to experience France, Germany, Spain, Switzerland & China...

  • Leicester CityGANF pupil meets his heroes

    Sandon pupil Mustafa, spent 10 days in Leicester Royal Infirmary in December where he was being treated for a severe chest infection. He was thrilled when players from his favourite team - Leicester City Football Club, visited the hospital to hand out Christmas presents to sick children.


  • nas-logoAutism Accreditation

    Sandon School have begun the process of registering for the Autism Accreditation that is provided by the National Autistic Society (NAS).

    The accreditation is the UK’s only autism-specific quality assurance programme of support and development for all those providing services to autistic people.


  • IMG 1558Christmas 2018 at GANF

    As always at GANF December 2018 was jam packed with Christmas Activities for the pupils!
    We began the month with the Sandon Choir visiting different Care Homes across Grantham. The pupils sang at Gregory House, Brick Kiln Place and Apple Trees, and loved spending time talking to the residents afterwards, sharing stories and talking about Christmas.
  • IMG 1950It’s all in the Planning…

    As part of the pupil’s Level 1 certificate qualification - 'Planning and Participating in an Event', the two Travel and Tourism classes at Ambergate, Miss Morton’s and Miss Clark’s, had to plan an event and they chose to plan a Christmas disco for both school sites.


  • treeChristmas Tree Competition 2018

    Ambergate Lower school have held a ‘Design a Christmas Tree Competition’.

    Imps, Trent Bridge, Twickenham, Headingley, Oval & Wembley have been designing and making their own class Christmas trees.

    The pupils have worked really hard to impress the judges, Mr Ellis and Mr Caress, who had a really tough decision to make to pick the winner, as the standard was so high!


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