• Parent and Carer Update 19th July 2024 (7/19/2024) - Dear Parents and Carers Thank-you for all your support this year and over the years; we really value you and the role you play in the successful West Oaks school community. I hope you have a great summer. We will be having a break over the summer, and I have instructed my staff to put… Read More
  • Parent And Carer Update 10th July 2024 (7/10/2024) - Dear Parent/Carer There is a lot of talk about change at the moment and Bridget Phillipson, the new Secretary of State for Education wrote to all schools this week as she wants this moment “to mark a reset in our relationship: under this new government, education will once again be at the heart of change and the… Read More
  • Parents and Carer Update 27th June 2024 (6/27/2024) - Dear Parents and Carers Thank-you for all our kind comments and congratulations regarding the MBE Award. The Honour is for everyone within our school community, and I am proud to accept it on behalf of West Oaks School. I will continue to champion our provision and will always put the needs of our children and… Read More
  • Parents and Carer Update 24th May 2024 (5/24/2024) - Dear Parent/Carer I hope you manage to have a great break over half-term and the weather improves so we can spend more time outdoors. I am hoping the sun comes out so we can have a fab seven weeks of the remaining summer term with sports days, Graduation and Magical 7 activities to look forward… Read More
  • Parents and Carer Update 26th April 2024 (4/26/2024) - Andrew Dear Parents/Carers I cannot believe we are almost two weeks into the summer term; it certainly is not summer weather, but hopefully this will improve soon. I am looking forward to our “Big Breakfast” fundraiser by the Friends of West Oaks this Saturday at Woodhouse Learning between 10am-12 midday and catching up with many… Read More
  • Parents And Carer Update 28th March 2024 (3/28/2024) - Dear Parents and Carers As we break for the holiday; I would like to wish everyone a fabulous Easter with your family and friends, and I hope you can have a restful and peaceful break. Also, a happy Eid al-Fitr for those who will celebrating with friends and family when the time comes this April.… Read More
  • Parent And Carer Update 14th March 2024 (3/14/2024) - Dear Parents and Carers I hope you are all well. The academic year is flying by, and I really hope the weather improves, so we can actively promote our “environment as the third teacher model” and spend more time outdoors. We are proud of our indoor and outdoor teaching and learning areas and recognise the… Read More
  • Parents And Carer Update 9th February 2024 (2/9/2024) - Dear Parents and Carers Thankfully the snow is not an issue today and apologies to those pupils and families who were affected by the snow and transport related difficulties yesterday. West Oaks will rarely close for snow or adverse weather but sometimes decisions are taken out of our hands by Leeds City Council school transport. The… Read More
  • Parent And Carer Update 12th January 2024 (1/12/2024) - Dear Parents and Carers Happy New Year to you. It was great to welcome our pupils back to West Oaks this week. 2024 promises to be another fantastic year; full of hope, aspiration, and excitement for our school community. During January it is always a good to reflect and plan for further improvement in our… Read More
  • Parent And Carer Update 16th June 2023 (6/16/2023) - Dear Parents and Carers It has been another busy week at West Oaks and a warm one too! Pupils and staff have coped well with the heat, and I have been impressed by the range of activities, both indoor and outdoor that have been arranged to safely educate our young people. Several open evenings for… Read More