Message from the Head Of School

Welcome to our website. We hope you find the information useful and are able to find out more about us. At Oakfield High School and College we understand the importance of preparing our young people for the future and we will help them to develop the skills and qualities they will need to make a positive contribution to the community.The opportunities and challenges offered at Oakfield allow learners to:

Enjoy their learning and celebrate achievements

Develop as caring and responsible members of the community

Make good progress in all aspects of their life

Develop confidence and self-esteem

We have high expectations for all our learners, in terms of academic, social, and personal achievements. This is in a safe, caring environment where every individual is nurtured. We encourage a commitment to lifelong learning and personal development.Learners enjoy coming to Oakfield and show a tremendous sense of pride in their own and the success of others. We have a superb school where staff, parents, learners and the wider community share our aims. This is a happy and successful school dedicated to making sure that all aspects of a young person’s development are met. We hope that every young person has a memorable and rewarding time here at Oakfield.

Sue Allen

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Oakfield High School and College – Learning Today for our Tomorrow

We hope everyone enjoys the Easter break.
School will reopen to all learners on Wednesday 24th April at 8.25am
Oakfield's holiday list can also be viewed via our website:
www.oakfield.wigan.sch.uk

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We would like to say a big thanks to Chris Rowley at Motor Shine for donating his time and resources to raise £50 that will go to DKMS – blood cancer charity.

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DKMS US

Someone very dear to our hearts needs your help.
Are you between the ages of 18 – 55? If so, please help us by attending Oakfield on 23rd April between 1pm – 6pm to be registered onto the blood ... See more

We lead the fight against blood cancer by working with families & communities to recruit bone marrow donors & provide patients with second chances at life.

2 weeks ago
Photos from Oakfield High School and College's post

College learners have designed and built a bird table with Mr Hayes in their BTEC Construction course. They have now presented it to Mr Warrington and his landbase learners.
Well done all, it looks ... See more

2 weeks ago

BTEC media students have been working hard to create interactive quizzes that include multimedia videos.
Mrs Vincent has been really impressed with their dedication and creativity this term.

2 weeks ago
Royal Exchange Performance

Ms Heydon is so proud of Owen. Over the past term she has watched Owen grow with confidence. A wonderful, happy, confident actor ready for his Royal Exchange Theatre performance. Well done Owen!

2 weeks ago
Sun Safe Week

School and College took part in a variety of activities as part of Sun Safe Week to raise awareness of sun safety. ... See more

2 weeks ago

School and College will be closing for Easter on Friday 5th April 2019 at 2.00p.m.
Learners will return to school on Wednesday 24th April 2019.
Letters will be sent home to parents and carers today.

2 weeks ago

"I’m feeling very lucky to have such lovely, well-mannered learners. Lots of learners have said thank you for taking them to Lowton High school to watch a concert.
We are so lucky to teach such ... See more

2 weeks ago

“We had a fantastic afternoon yesterday. We went to Lowton High School to watch a concert. It was great seeing students from other schools perform. ... See more

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