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

Diary Dates

  • 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

School News

Year 6 SPaG Hunt

Year 6 have been working hard this week with their spelling and grammar revision in preparation for SATs. They worked with a partner to complete and outdoor SPaG hunt challenge.

Year 5 Out of Line

Today Year 5 got to draw on the tables! In our unit on Statistics we have been learning about line graphs and today we created our own - on the desks! When we finished drawing we then interpreted each other’s graphs and answered challenging questions which tested our...

Reception trip to Alnwick Castle

Everyone had a wonderful time on our trip to Alnwick Castle. We learned about herbal lore and the wonderful uses of Lavender, Ginger, Yarrow and Cardamon. We also learned how to use water and vinegar to make pennies shiny and which star was the brightest in the sky....

Adding and Subtracting Fractions

Today we challenged ourselves to a matching game. We needed to add and subtract fractions to find the correct order for the pyramid matching game. We are very good at fraction work and enjoyed this activity lots.

Conscience Alley

In English we have started to read Cliffhanger. We were looking at how Tim, the main character, was feeling. We used conscience alley to help Tim make a decision on whether he should visit the adventure centre.


Executive Head Teacher: Mrs J Jacques
Head of Infant School: Mrs C Ackerley
Head of Junior School: Mr M Thompson

Infant School
0191 487 0354
SENCo: Mrs Ackerley
Admin Officer: Mrs Gair

Junior School
Tel: 0191 433 4086
SENCo: Mrs Simpson
Admin Officer: Mrs Routledge

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