Since our establishment in 2008, Oakwood Primary has continually developed for the better. Our founders’ emphasis on raising standards, commitment to small classes, inspiring teachers and highly personalised learning experiences are values we hold dear today.
Our unique blend of faith-inspired teaching which permeates our delivery of National Curriculum subjects as well as Qur’anic study and Arabic language.
The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, taught us that “All of you are shepherds and each of you is responsible for his flock.” [Ṣaḥīḥ al-Bukhārī 6719, Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim 1829]
We recognise our responsibility to help coming generations to be outstanding citizens, lifelong learners and contributors to humanity. Our leadership team comprises of experienced educationalists, successful professionals and motivated parents.
THE MISSION OF THE OAKWOOD PRIMARY SCHOOL BOARD OF TRUSTEES IS TO MAINTAIN SUSTAINABILITY AND FOSTER SCHOOL IMPROVEMENT ON BEHALF OF OUR COMMUNITY.
The board’s primary functions are to set general policies, finance the school and plan for its future. All implementation, overseeing of day-to-day operations, personnel matters and relationships with constituents are the responsibility of the Head and the School’s administrative team. The board relies upon the administration to hear and adjudicate any grievances according to the schools policies.
Our governors bring outside skills to our educational setting, offer support and advice to the Head and also shape the future strategy of the school.
Our governing body includes members who have:
– professional backgrounds with management, technology and legal skills
– educational experience as teachers
– parents of children who want to play a greater role in shaping the way the school is run.
Our Chair of the Governing body is