Consultation on developing Special School provision in Wigan

Dear Parents/Carers Please use the following link to access the consultation on developing special school provision in Wigan:

Consultation is live from today, 28 January 2019 and will close on Friday 1st March 2019.

Kind regards

Sue Allen
Head of School

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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Have a lovely half term.
School re opens at 8.25am on Monday 25th February.

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Learners enjoyed taking part in a range of activities today as part of STEM day. Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths.

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Our learners had great fun working with the Royal Exchange Theatre yesterday.

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Performing Arts BTEC class had a great time independently creating their own music video. Well done!
Miss Heydon

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Photos from Oakfield High School and College's post

Problem Solving Day
Year 7 have developed their problem solving skills through a variety of logic, numeric and critical thinking activities. Learners completed 8 - 10 challenges on a carousel. The ... See more

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On Friday 1st February, our ‘Patron of reading’ Peter Lynas visited Oakfield. Peter commented…

“So another day at Oakfield High School, this time during Literacy and Numeracy week, and so ... See more

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Sign of the Week

This weeks sign of the week is 'Rugby'.

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Last Thursday PCSO's visited year 7.1 and 8.1 during their PSHE lesson. Learners had the opportunity to learn about the history of the police force.

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Sign of the Week

This weeks sign of the week is 'Rugby'.

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