Fundraising

Please Join Us to raise funds for Grafham Grange School!

With the support of Orchard Hill College and Academy Trust, Grafham Grange is fundraising to create more opportunities for our students. Please join us!

About Us

Orchard Hill College (the College) and Orchard Hill College Academy Trust (the Trust) together form Orchard Hill College and Academy Trust (OHC&AT), a family of specialist education providers for over 1500 pupils and students aged from two to 24 years of age across London, Surrey and Sussex.

Pupils and students within the OHC&AT family of providers have a wide range of learning abilities and additional needs including complex autism; speech, language and communication difficulties; social, emotional and mental health; and physical disabilities including multi-sensory impairment and complex health needs.

The College was established in 1983 and now operates from six college centres across London. In 2013, the College established the Trust to share its expertise and provide services and support to specialist schools. The Trust is now home to 15 special schools across London, Surrey, Sussex and Berkshire.

The uniqueness of OHC&AT is that it is fully representative of all designations of special education needs and disabilities. Across the whole organisation there are a range of experts and practitioners who advocate for children and young people with special education needs and disabilities to ensure they receive the best possible opportunities to achieve their full potential.

Charitable Status

Both the College and the Trust are charities and are each able to fundraise. Whilst the College is a registered charity with a registered charity number, the Trust is an exempt charity and is not required to be registered with the Charity Commission. OHC&AT is the umbrella name for both OHC and OHCAT and is not a charity.

Our Approach to Fundraising

We will raise funds for specific projects that will benefit existing and future pupils and students where funds for these projects cannot be accessed via existing channels i.e. government education funding.

We will fundraise for projects that will provide opportunities and enhance the learning experience and environment for our pupils and students.

The code of fundraising practice will be followed https://www.fundraisingregulator.org.uk/

 

The School has gone above and beyond in helping my son

Parent of Year 11 student

Latest News

Cross Country Achievement

On Wednesday 17 November, six students from Grafham Grange travelled to the Royal Alexandra and Albert School in Reigate to compete in the SSSSA Cross Country meet. Two students ran in the Junior race (Years 7-9) and placed 26th and 9th in …

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National Engage Football Tournament

Following their success at the regional tournament our football team headed off full of excitement to St George’s Park where they played 11 games against some of the best teams in the country on the David Beckham pitch. The team …

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Regional Engage Football Tournament

On Thursday 30 October, seven students represented Grafham Grange at the Regional Engage Football Tournament at Muntham House. This was their first tournament of the year and the main focus was to enjoy the day and play the best football …

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Meet Finn 

Finn, the Cocker Spaniel is Principal, Janet Tremble’s dog. He is a very cute, fun loving, bundle of energy, but more importantly he is a companion dog for lots of our students who enjoy petting, walking and cuddling him. Finn …

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