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Holiday Clubs- Activities Week

Children from all four of the Oak-Tree Schools have been having lots of fun this week in Holiday Clubs. Oaklands held the first ‘Activities Week’. Throughout the course there will be a variety of fun, practical inside and outside activities including arts and crafts, board games, cooking, ICT and much more!…

Kidzania!

On Monday 10 July Year 6 children went on their very last trip at Oaklands, to Kidzania in Westfield Shepherds Bush. The children were  in charge of their own learning journey during the day. They were given the opportunity to independently choose from more than 60 real-life entertaining activities in…

Punch and Judy

Year 1 have been learning about seaside holidays in the past. Recently they were treated to ‘The Punch and Judy’ show coming to Oaklands! It was a lovely sunny day so everyone sat outside on the field to watch it. As well as laughing their way through the famous puppet…

Newsletter July 2017

Read the last newsletter of the school year, full of photos and information on recent events including Speech Day, our Early Years celebration, the school production and much more…

Oaklands Inspection in the Press

Pick up a copy of one of the July editions of Life Group magazines (Loughton Life, Buckhurst Hill Life, Chigwell Life etc.) to read all about Oaklands’ successful inspection report from May this year. Read the article here.

Year 6 Mini Fete

Despite the weather Year 6 still managed to put on lovely mini fete in the school hall. Stalls consisted of cake and popcorn sales, a ‘tattoo’ parlor, face painting, a second hand book sale, guess the name of the teddy, mini games and lots more. The younger children all loved…

Class of 2017

We had a lovely (and very emotional) morning celebrating the school lives of our outgoing year 6 class. Parents and staff enjoyed an array of songs, their favourite memories, a presentation of certificates, and even the traditional throwing of the graduation hats! It was evident how close the year 6…

Year 5 Trip… to the Sewers!

On Thursday 6 July Year 5 went on a trip with a difference! We spent the day at Chelmsford Water Recycling Centre learning about how dirty water is treated and recycled. In addition to a site tour where we got to see all of the different filters and treatment tanks in…

Speech Day and Prize Giving

On Wednesday 5 July we held our annual Speech Day and Prize Giving, celebrating the many achievements and successes of the pupils throughout the year. The celebration took place in a marquee on the field which was packed with a large audience of family and friends. The guest speakers this…

Roman Day!

“On Wednesday 21 June Year 3 had Roman day at school. I went to school in my Roman costume which consisted of a white dress with a purple sash and two gold leaves in my hair. Everyone looked fantastic in their costumes. Our lessons were Roman themed. We learnt maths with…