Latest News

If you have any news items you would like including in this section, please email  c.bamforth@oakwood.ac

 

13 Dec

Annie Production - Menu

Annie Production - Menu »

We will be serving food and drink at our Annie Productions, so come along and have something to eat or drink before the performance or during the interval.
 

12 Dec

Oakwood Christmas lights display

Oakwood Christmas lights display »

We have a beautiful light and snowflake display in our main Atrium to celebrate the Christmas season.

12 Dec

Christmas shoe box appeal

Christmas shoe box appeal »

On Thursday the 21st December, the charity Shiloh will be visiting the school.  Our aim is to set all the forms the task of creating a 'shoe box' filled with non-perishable items to give to a homeless person this Christmas.



 

05 Dec

Attendance Christmas Competition

Attendance Christmas Competition »

We are running an attendance Christmas competition and it could not be easier to win - simply make sure that you have 100% attendance for the last two weeks of term, and you could be in with a chance of winning some great prizes. 

04 Dec

Pupils meet professional dancer

Pupils meet professional dancer »

Pupils were thrilled to meet Megan Louch who is a dancer in the London West End production of "Annie". 

24 Nov

Sporting Success »

Congratulations to the U13 girls football team who played in the Rotherham Premier League Cup on Tuesday.

23 Nov

Official opening of Oakwood High School

Official opening of Oakwood High School »

Our new school building was officially opened on Thursday 26th October 2017 by the Rt Hon Justine Greening MP, Secretary of State for Education and Minister for Women and Equalities.

 

23 Nov

Ex Year 11 Presentation Evening

Ex Year 11 Presentation Evening »

Our Ex Y11, Class of 2017 Presentation Evening took place on Monday 13 November 2017. 

14 Nov

Annie Production »

This years school production is Annie.

08 Nov

Oakwood Remembers

Oakwood Remembers »

Staff and pupils are showing their respect for Remembrance Day.

24 Oct

Tutor Review Day 22 November 2017 »

Tutor Review Day Wednesday 22 November 2017, online appointment booking.
 

24 Oct

Visit by HM Lord-Lieutenant of Sheffield

Visit by HM Lord-Lieutenant of Sheffield »

Today we welcomed Andrew Coombe, Her Majesty's Lord-Lieutenant of Sheffield on a special visit to the school.

12 Oct

Pupils champion new mental health campaign

Pupils champion new mental health campaign »

Pupils across Rotherham wore yellow on Tuesday to show other young people that they’re not alone when it comes to their mental health as part of a new campaign launch.

11 Oct

100% Attendance Achievers 2016-2017

100% Attendance Achievers 2016-2017 »

Several pupils from across all year groups achieved 100% attendance during the school year 2016-2017.

06 Oct

#HelloYellow »

Tuesday the 10th of October is World Mental Health day. We are inviting pupils to wear something yellow to encourage us all to be aware of our mental health. Alongside this we are helping Rotherham launch their STILL campaign.

04 Oct

Go4Schools Launch Year 7 »

We are pleased to announce the launch of Go4Schools to Year 7 parents/carers. This is an interactive web-based system which provides 24/7 access to real time information about your child's education. 

29 Sep

Outstanding Oakwood Bake Off

Outstanding Oakwood Bake Off »

As part of the Macmillan world's biggest coffee morning, each tutor group was invited to enter decorated cupcakes into the Oakwood Bake Off.

26 Sep

Ex Oakwood Pupil lands dream job with ITV

Ex Oakwood Pupil lands dream job with ITV »

Becky Lancashire who left Oakwood in 2011, has secured a role as a trainee Production Journalist with ITV.

25 Sep

Attendance Matters

Attendance Matters »

This weeks assembly focused on attendance and punctuality and was led by the Attendance Team, Miss Riordan and Miss Timons. 

20 Sep

Y7 Chromebook distribution »

We will be distributing Year 7 Chromebooks on Wednesday 4 October 2017.

18 Jul

Cricket Success! »

Our Y8 (now Y9) Cricket team became the Rotherham Champions last Thursday.

12 Jul

Headteacher's Summer Letter - July 2017 »

Click here to read the latest letter from the Headteacher.
 

11 Jul

Goodbye Year 11

Goodbye Year 11 »

On Friday we said Goodbye to our Year 11 pupils.

07 Jul

Creative Writing Club

Creative Writing Club »

Would you like to join the School's Creative Writing Club?

07 Jul

National Students Art Competition »

As a School we annually submit work to the National Students Art Competition.

07 Jul

Forthcoming trips abroad »

In order to help with you planning and budgeting, we would like to make you aware of the trips abroad the school is intending to run over the next three years.

06 Jul

Local Author Visit

Local Author Visit »

Local Author, Peter J Murray visited us on 19th June 2017 to give a presentation to our Year 8 pupils.

27 Jun

Prefect Celebration 22nd June 2017 »

Successful applicants attended a special assembly where Mr Naisbitt presented each pupil with their Prefect badge.

20 Jun

Attendance Rewards »

The Attendance Team will be hosting a celebration event in school today to congratulate pupils who have achieved 100% attendance. The pupils will be receiving rewards and certificates.

25 May

Ramadan 2017 »

A letter from the Headteacher about Ramadan.

05 May

Achieving excellence together »

Oakwood High School and Sitwell Junior School (Inspire Trust) are pleased to announce that Thomas Rotherham College intend to join our Trust (Inspire Trust).

27 Apr

Celebrating Shakespeare's Birthday

Celebrating Shakespeare's Birthday »

The English Department celebrated Shakespeare's recent Birthday.

20 Mar

Comic Relief 2017

Comic Relief 2017 »

Pupils raised a fantastic £420 in total for Comic Relief!

 

03 Mar

World Book Day 2017

World Book Day 2017 »

Year 7 & Year 8 pupils celebrated World Book Day by dressing as their favourite book characters with prizes awarded for the best four.

28 Feb

Creative Writing Club

Creative Writing Club »

The Creative Writing Club recently entered the National young Writer's poetry competition.

15 Feb

Go4Schools Prize Draw

Go4Schools Prize Draw »

Please log into Go4Schools to be entered into a free prize draw.

10 Feb

Parents Evening appointment requests »

Please log into Go 4 Schools to see which teachers have requested to see your child on parents evening.

08 Feb

Tutor Review Day 7 March 2017 »

Tutor Review Day 7 March 2017, online appointment booking.

07 Dec

14 Nov

Go 4 Schools launch »

We are pleased to announce the launch of Go 4 Schools to parents/carers and pupils.

09 Nov

Tutor Review Day 23 November 2016 »

Tutor Review Day 23 November 2016, online appointment booking.

03 Nov

Official opening of the new LRC

Official opening of the new LRC »

Our Learning Resource Centre has officially been opened by Local Author Peter Murray.

13 Oct

Local Author to open new Learning Resource Centre

Local Author to open new Learning Resource Centre »

Local Author Peter J Murray will be in school on Wednesday 19th October 2016 to work with our Year 7 pupils and will officially open our new Learning Rescource Centre on Thursday 20th October 2016.

06 Jul

Headteacher's Summer Letter - July 2016 »

Click here to read the latest letter from the Headteacher.

Click here to see the new school presentation.

13 Nov

Changes to Qualifications »

You may be aware from national media coverage that all qualifications are undergoing changes in the way they are going to be assessed in the future.