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


Parent View - Give Ofsted your view on your child's school


3 weeks ago
Transition Staff Introductions

A big welcome to the new year 6 learners who will be joining us. We look forward to meeting you all.
From the Oakfield staff team.

3 weeks ago
Application for travel assistance for pupils with special educational needs and disabilities (SEN & D)

SEND Travel Assistance Deadline Reminder

The SEND Travel Assistance Application form is now fully digital, and can be found on Wigan Council’s website.

Please note the original paper-based form ... See more

Please note that it is the legal responsibility of the parent/carer to ensure their child attends school regularly, including the period during this application process.

3 weeks ago

Preparing your child for returning to school

3 weeks ago

The last Virtual Parent group will be running Friday 17th July at 10 am.
Miss Whittaker will be joined by Sandra Youlden (Oakfield SALT). All parents/carers are welcome to join us. New ... See more

3 weeks ago

Together Trust
Emotional Regulation Webinar

Dear parents, carers and professionals,
We would like to invite you to join our newest webinar where we will be discussing brain-based approaches to ... See more

3 weeks ago
Rainbow Reads Summer Challenge 2020

Wigan libraries would like to reach out to as many families as possible to enjoy their in house summer reading challenge, Rainbow Reads.

Rainbow Reads is ready to go live on 20th July, and will last ... See more

Encouraging children to read a book every week and take part in special weekly activities during the summer.

3 weeks ago
SafeToNet Foundation – Supporting initiatives which focus on safeguarding children from risks online

Here is a helpful website for parents in regards to promoting education and awareness of e-safety and online social issues.

SUPPORTING INITIATIVES TO SAFEGUARD CHILDREN IN THE ONLINE DIGITAL CONTEXT HOW TO APPLY MAKE A DONATION Free For Life - 1 Million SafeToNet Licences Coronavirus (COVID-19): support for parents and ... See more

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