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We work with the following organisations to provide alternative provision for our students. For more information, please use the menu on the right hand side. 

Auto Skills

Auto Skills (Reading) C.I.C. (formerly known as 'Skidz'),  specialises in providing Motor Mechanics training to young people in and around the town of Reading.

Just Around the Corner

JAC offer a programme of different activities working with a mentor alongside horses, small animals, pottery, arts and crafts, carpentry, horticulture, cookery, welding and more.

Path Hill

Path Hill Outdoors provides a comprehensive range of activities and adventures aimed at school children. It introduces them to the marvels and challenges of the great outdoors.


RAW teach discipline through physical fitness and support mental health awareness and self-care. Their aim is to ensure every voice is heard and students understand how important they are to the community so that they can confidently engage in productive behaviours.

Reading Kicks

RAP Reading alternative provision is a part-time programme for young people aged 6-18 who have found  mainstream school difficult.


TLG Reading is run as a partnership between The Gate and TLG The Education Charity, focusing on the needs of those who are struggling in school.