Welcome to Oakbank School. Here at Oakbank student achievement comes first. We have high expectations of all our students, and seek to ensure that they make outstanding progress, both in and out of lessons. read more.
Thank you for coming to Options Evening on the 20 January, we hope you found it useful. Please see the attachments for a copy of the main presentation and options booklet. If you need any more information please contact the Year 8 office on 01535 210111. All option form need to be return by Monday 8 February.
The Governors at Oakbank School have unanimously voted for Oakbank to change its status from a Foundation School and to become an Academy as part of a wider collection of schools. Having considered the alternatives, its preferred sponsor is the Beckfoot Trust.
To find out what has been going on at Oakbank click on the link above to download our Autumn Newsletter.
Don’t forget that our latest Scholastic Book Club is now online at http://schools.scholastic.co.uk/oakbank-school. There are hundreds of fantastic children’s books to choose from, and every £1 you spend on this month’s Book Club will earn 20p for our school in Scholastic Rewards.
Last week the Keighley Town Mayor, Javaid Akhtar visited Oakbank school, the visit was part of Oakbank’s ‘Made in Keighley’ week, celebrating Keighley, past, present and future. Mr Akhtar spoke during the year 9 assembly about Keighley, his role and what Keighley means to him.
Oakbank have received the Bradford College "outstanding contribution to the development of teaching and learning within Initial Teacher Training”, this is the second occasion ( 2013-14/ 2014-15). This is recognition of the structure and support provided at Oakbank for the trainees. It reflects the mentor and host teachers input into developing trainee teachers from Sept to July and also the commitment to the continuing development from ITT to NQT and RQT.
It has been announced the we have received two awards from the Good Schools Guide. One for girls taking Design and Technology Product Design at A Level and boys taking Fitness Trainer Training at VRQ Level 1.