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
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.
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.
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...
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....
The School Council helped towards making the final decision on what new playground equipment to purchase. We now have four mini health champions who will train the children to use it safely.
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