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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1 week ago
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Today in Life Skills year 11 travelled from Hindley to Wigan by train. They spoke to PC Lee Owen who works for the British Transport Police about his job. The best part of his job is to help everyone ... See more

1 week ago
Year 7 visit Knowsley Safari Park

As part of Science Week, Year 7 visited Knowsley Safari Park. They observed animals in their natural habitat and explored how the animals interact in their preferred environment. They got to see a ... See more

1 week ago
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Oakfield High School is currently advertising for a General Class Teacher.
The closing date is the 24th March.
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Oakfield High School is currently advertising for a Class Teacher with Subject specialism in Floristry and Horticultural Studies.
The closing date is the 24th March.
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Oakfield High School is currently advertising for a Class Teacher with Subject Specialism in English.
The closing date is the 24th March.
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2 weeks ago
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Oakfield High School are currently advertising for a Class Teacher with Subject Specialism in Maths.
The closing date is the 24th March.
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2 weeks ago
Issy Simpson visits Oakfield

Learners have been studying Magic in their Drama lessons with Mrs Heydon. Mrs Heydon arranged for Britain's Got Talent Finalist Issy Simpson who is 10 years old, to come into school and do some ... See more

2 weeks ago
Red Nose Day 2019 | Comic Relief

On Friday 15th March school and college are going to take part in Red Nose Day. On the day we will be having ‘Sponge the Staff’ which will cost 50p to take part. There will also be a floral ... See more

2 weeks ago
World Book Day

For the majority of the day our Patron of Reading, Peter Lynas, worked with a college class to create the characters from his new book, which has not yet been published. The learners were so lucky to ... See more

2 weeks ago
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Wigan Athletic Community trust came into school today. They showed learners how to plan a PE lesson and how to warm up properly. Learners also enjoyed practicing their football ... See more

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