Oakwood Academy pupils in woodwork




Ethos, Mission & Values


Oakwood Academy prides itself on professionalism and having the highest expectations at the heart of everything we do. The needs of learners and staff is paramount. We ensure that pupils are challenged so that they reach the highest expectations, but they do so in a nurturing and caring environment. We understand our learners and their needs and this is catered for in everything we do. We find the talents of our pupils and staff and ensure that they have every opportunity to develop their strengths so that they can be the best and exceed all possible expectations.

We are committed to life-long learning and hope that as pupils and staff start their journey with us we can develop a love of learning and desire to do the best that they can. We are passionate about giving people the skills they need so they can make a valuable contribution to society and fulfil their dreams.


  • To work with those who need us the most.


  • To be inclusive 
  • To provide nurturing/caring environments.
  • For children to feel safe.
  • To work with integrity and a strong moral compass.
  • To have the highest expectations and standards.