Oakwood School is a specialist provision for children aged 3 - 12 years with complex educational needs.

We pride ourselves in providing a safe, stimulating and nurturing learning environment where we help our children to learn in bespoke and innovative ways to ensure optimum progression.

Our highly qualified staff coupled with our forward-thinking approach to resources and technology, allow children to communicate and participate in the world around them.

We promote a wide range of high quality learning experiences, catering for all learning styles so that no child is ever left behind.

At Oakwood everyone is valued and treated with respect and is encouraged to be the best they can possibly be.


 Mrs Kate Bargh                         Miss Michelle Smith

Executive Headteacher               Head of School         

Vision Statement


At Oakwood School we are nurtured to grow and flourish.

We promote a culture of positivity, ambition and resilience through pupil centred learning to engage, motivate and empower children in all areas of their lives.


Children are at the heart of our school. Together with their families, we foster strong supportive teams around them to build on strengths and overcome barriers; embracing creativity, innovation and technology.


We maximise potential, grow independence and celebrate all achievements.


Mission Statement

As a hub of the community it is our responsibility to create opportunities for every child to be the best that they can possibly be!

Through our personalised curriculum children will develop emotionally, physically and holistically.


Children will feel valued, respected and safe in our happy and inclusive environment.

Latest Oakwood Events

Summer Holiday23Jul2022

Staff Training Day05Sep2022

Staff Training Day06Sep2022

School opens to pupils07Sep2022

Half Term24Oct2022

Staff Training Day31Oct2022

Staff Training Day01Nov2022

School opens to pupils02Nov2022

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Latest News

  • We received a report of suspicious activity, in the Pelsall area, where a child was approached by a man in a vehicle this morning  (8th April 2022) and asked her to get into his car.
  • Exciting times for us all! The virtual SEND music video we made videos for will be Live on YouTube 7pm, Thursday 8th July.
  • Book Week Thank you
  • Content from Omegle is now being shared by popular influencers which could encourage young people to visit this platform. We’re aware of instances where popular influencers are livestreaming reaction videos of them using the platform.
  • EE have introduced Lockdown Learning - A new, free support scheme for schoolkids, who need some help accessing the virtual classroom. Keeping children connected when they need support the most.
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