Oak Grove College provides an inspirational, safe, fun and stimulating learning environment for all of our students and has an enthusiastic, committed and dedicated staff team who aspire to provide the best learning opportunities for all of our students, all of the time. It is a privilege to work with all our young people who join us at age 11 and leave ready to take their place in the world as young adults.
Our core purpose is ensuring all of our students are nurtured to develop the communication, social, academic, life and vocational skills necessary to take an active role as citizens in the local, national and international community. This is achieved by creative approaches to learning where many off site visits are undertaken, the grounds are used extensively and a practical approach to the curriculum is undertaken, including our commitment and dedication to the Arts as a vehicle for self esteem development.
We aim to make all of our learners as independent and confident as possible. Here at Oak Grove College we are all immensely proud of our College and we welcome visits from families and indeed from professionals from other organisations. As a community generic special school we take seriously our commitment to providing the very best for young people while they are with us, but also in developing the skills, confidence and aspirations of the wider community to provide the very best for all once they leave the college.
All that we do is underpinned by our view that "Everyone matters, every day counts" and we work in partnership with our Federation schools of Cornfield, Herons Dale and Palatine, to ensure that this view is applied to all those with additional needs and who support and provide for our students. I hope that this website provides you with the information you require, if not please do not hesitate to contact us.
Community Update 29 May 2020 Thank you for your continuing support and cooperation during this long, hot lockdown due to the risks of Covid 19. As we start to move into this new phase there will be many anxieties about the future as it all becomes a little uncertain again. The government announced yesterday that […]Read More
During this period of partial closure this college site continues to be open for provision for vulnerable pupils and children of key workers. Visitors to site can only attend by prior arrangement. Annual reviews will happen via conference call. Irrespective of any partial closure the safeguarding of all our children and young adults remains our […]Read More
WSCC School/college Transport in September 2020 for Students aged 16+ who have an EHCP (current Year 11s.) This September the LA had a number of students who have not had the transport help they were hoping for. Current Year 11s, whether they continue their placement in the same setting or move on to another setting […]Read More
Oak Grove College is a Nut Free School, please see information below on this issue:Read More
Dear Parent / Carer, Community Update 15th May 2020 Well done on your continuing great resilience, fortitude and ability to cope with such a difficult ongoing situation. You will be aware of the broadcast from the Prime Minister which has been followed by a range of documents and guidance from the government, including one released […]Read More
The WellChild a charity for sick children is supporting families with the latest information, updates, news and resources for families to help them through the COVID-19 crisis. Home The charity also offers a support network for parents through the WellChild Family Tree: “Being part of the WellChild Family Tree helps immensely. Being able to talk […]Read More
The Rainbow Cup is open to everyone; from experienced boccia players to those of us who have never played boccia before, along with mums, dads, grandparents, friends, carers and volunteers. Please ‘spread the word’ and encourage anyone you know to join in the fun! It is really easy for anyone to take part, with a […]Read More