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


4 months ago

4 months ago

Our college land base group have been creating a wall display in room 5 for their new unit “preparing and planting a container for display”
Excellent work.

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

Yesterday, as part of their DT lesson, learners from year 7 set off bottle rockets that they have designed and built over the past couple of weeks. Fantastic teamwork from all the year 7s and an ... See more

4 months ago
Sign Of The Week

This week our Sign of the Week is 'Assistance Dog'

4 months ago

Oakfield will be holding a Virtual Parent Group session on Friday 23rd October 10 am via Zoom.

The session will be a general chill and chat. Bring a tea or coffee with you, ask questions, meet ... See more

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

During 7.5s Science lesson learners had been looking at the movement of particles as part of their cells topic. Learners then made their very own larva lamps by watching a tutorial and then chose ... See more

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

Learners in College made a limited line using various flowers including Gerbra, spray Carnations, purple Statice, Leather leaf and Hardruscus.
Learners enjoyed making this with Mrs Gough and Mrs ... See more

4 months ago
Online safety

We know our young people are spending much more time online at the moment, here is a link to help Inform and support parents and carers.

From advice on setting up parental controls to support on what to do if you're worried about livestreaming or sexting, we've got lots of tips to help you keep your child safe online.

4 months ago
Wigan Parent Carer Forum

💰 Grant for families of children with SEND in Wigan to help your child's development and help them catch up in their learning. For further details & to apply:
⏳ The ... See more

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