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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6 months ago
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Today learners from both Oakfield and Landgate joined together for their Funbox Jo sessions.

The learners were fantastic, Singing and signing along.

6 months ago

Today FunBox Jo came into Oakfield, here are some of the learners showing us how brilliant they are at singing and signing, along with Jo herself and special guest Ella.

6 months ago

This morning one of our Year 8 learners spotted a hedgehog out and about on the school yard. They remembered Aspull Hedgehog's assembly from a few weeks ago and knew it shouldn't be out during the ... See more

6 months ago
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Learners have been watching light shows in Drama. They then watched a light show in Liverpool about whales in the Docks. The learners then researched different light shows around the World. They used ... See more

6 months ago
Oakfield High School and College

Sign of the Week - 'Transition'.

6 months ago
Photos from Oakfield High School and College's post

On Wednesday 26th June our Y14's and College Early Leavers celebrated the end of their time at Oakfield with a Mad Hatters Tea Party. During the celebrations we had an awards ceremony, food, drinks ... See more

6 months ago
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On Thursday Trading Standards visited our 8.1 class. Learners enjoyed looking at counterfeit products and learning about the role of Trading Standards.

6 months ago

Oakfield's Got Talent Winners.

What an amazing week. We had our own very first Oakfield's Got Talent Show. Ms Heydon is so proud of all the learners. Not only did everyone perform extremely well but ... See more

6 months ago
School Prom 2019

The Year 11 School Leavers Ball was held at Leigh Sports Village. It was an amazing night with the boys smartly dressed in their suits and the girls dressed in their beautiful prom dresses. Everyone ... See more

6 months ago

Just a reminder of the 5 key tips of how to stay safe in the sun;

- Sun cream factor 30+


-seek shade

-sun hats/sunglasses

-drink plenty of water to keep hydrated

Enjoy the sunshine and ... See more

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Music Alive (Wigan Music Service) visited Oakfield to perform to our learners. The string quintet played pop songs and classical pieces. They also played Happy Birthday to one of our […]


Mrs J Taylor would like to thank all learners, staff, parents and carers at Oakfield High School and College, for supporting us with our 2019-20 accreditation. We will continue to […]

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