Great oaks from little acorns grow
Welcome to Oakfield Infant and Junior Schools Federation
Our Vision Statement
We promote a positive culture where emotional and physical well being are paramount.
We provide a welcoming, nurturing community into which all may happliy come.
Our aim is for each child to reach their full potential, to be confident, keen and resilient learners who are well prepared for their next steps.
Ethos and Values
At our schools we provide a welcoming, happy, caring and safe community.
We work in close partnership with parents, carers and the wider community to provide high quality educational opportunities and experiences of school life.
We provide a carefully planned curriculum and well structured environment in order to offer a high quality education that is broad, rich and exciting for all pupils.
By supporting and challenging every child we aim to help each of them to develop their individual skills and abilities to their full potential.
We welcome prospective parents, carers and children to visit our schools to experience all that we can offer.
Mrs J. Jacques, Executive Head Teacher
- 29/04/19 Y5 visit to Centre for Life
- 01/05/18 Reception visit to Alnwick Castle
- W.C. 13/05/19 KS2 SATs Week, Monday to Thursday
- 13/05/19 Reception heights and weights
- 22/05/19 Photographs – OJS
- 24/05/19 ‘Saltwell Park Fun Run’ – all KS2 children
Year 1 created some awesome art this week using natural materials and treasures they had found in our amazing school grounds. The theme was 'Our Houses and Homes'. Check out their beautiful work.... !
In Creative Curriculum, we have been learning about the first Roman Invasion. In Computing, we used Comic Touch to create the front cover of a comic explaining the key facts about the first Roman Invasion. We had lots of fun using this app - we used the filters to...
We have had an exciting afternoon learning about the primary colours! We did some colour mixing to see which colours we could make. "I have had a great afternoon! I made purple and green!" -Ava "I enjoyed mixing colours to make green and other colours." -Joe
In PE we have been creating dances linked to our Science topic of plants. We tried to choreograph a dance which shows what plants need in order to grow.
This week in Maths we have been looking at equivalent fractions. We have been making our own fraction walls and using the cuisenaire rods to compare fractions and find equivalences.
In Year 2 we have been learning about materials in Science. Today, we have been investigating how flexible different materials are. We tested how well we could bend, twist, stretch and squash different materials and recorded our results in a table.
Executive Head Teacher: Mrs J Jacques
Head of Infant School: Mrs C Ackerley
Head of Junior School: Mr M Thompson
Tel: 0191 487 0354
SENCo: Mrs Ackerley
Admin Officer: Mrs Gair
Tel: 0191 433 4086
SENCo: Mrs Simpson
Admin Officer: Mrs Routledge