VALUES AND ETHOS

Our values at Oakfield are captured by the ambition and hopes for the young people and the school.

‘Learning today for our tomorrow’

The young people at Oakfield are inspired to achieve their potential. There is a strong partnership with parents and the community to ensure that every learner achieves their potential and has a strong sense of community.

We have a strong sense of ‘can do’ and develop learners’ potential in all areas to all everyone in the school community to thrive. We are a happy school with positive attitudes; there are lots of happy faces at Oakfield. The young people are at the heart of everything we do. There is a commitment to doing the right thing for every young person. There is a strong belief in working hard together for the best possible outcomes.

This is encapsulated in our respect charter:

At Oakfield we all have the right to:

Respect and kindness-We listen and ask each other how we feel

Being safe-We help each other through what we say and do

Be myself-We treat each other fairly and care about the feelings and opinions of others

Be respected-We celebrate what we can do and help each other to achieve.