Student Wins Coveted Legal Prize From Irwin Mitchell

Irwin Mitchell’s Legal Competition Returns To Give One Lucky Student A Week in The Life Of A Lawyer   The return of a local law competition has resulted in one lucky local student securing first prize of a week’s placement with one of the country’s top law firms.   Millie Neath, a law student at […]

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The cost of opening crisis

Before I move onto this week’s message I’ll just quickly refer back to last week. As is the way with sport, the football and the cricket didn’t go as I might have hoped. But Comic Relief was great! With the Chancellor’s spring statement this week, the ongoing crisis in Ukraine and the consequential impact upon […]

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A little (comic) relief

Writing these messages week on week is often a pleasure. However, there are times in our history when it’s more difficult to find interesting, motivating and even uplifting messages to share with you. It’s been a terrifically difficult few years and, more particularly, the last few weeks have been, as you all know, incredibly hard, […]

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Success for TRC students in the RCS Chemistry Olympiad

  Huge congratulations go to two of our A Level Chemistry students who have achieved incredible success by scoring highly in The RSC Chemistry Olympiad.   The RSC Chemistry Olympiad is a highly challenging leading chemistry competition aimed at 16-19 year old students, which goes well above and beyond what is studied at A Level. The competition, […]

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The value of service

I hope that your week has been as positive as it can be. At this time in our history it might be difficult to feel awfully enthusiastic about your work, schooling and education. It’s very easy to be distracted. We will all have found ways of coping with the horrendous news coming at us from […]

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Oakwood High School World Book Day Competition

Yesterday, Mr Eccles and Mr Naisbitt had the difficult task of judging the tutor doors for our World Book Day competition at Oakwood. The winning Tutor groups were as follows :- Overall: UP 11W-SCL Floor winners: 0 Coraline 10B-PCA 1 Hungry Caterpillar 9H-GFI 2 The Cat in the Hat 10W-TPI Honourable mention: Wonder 7W-HIQ Staff: […]

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UK to Ukraine

Welcome back and I hope that you did get an opportunity to take some time out and away from work over the half term period. It would be wrong of me in this week’s message to ignore, pass over, not reference, the terrible conflict in Ukraine. If we ever need to understand the fundamental point […]

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Inspiring Youth Project

Members of our Inspiring Youth team at Oakwood High School are currently working on a fundraising project for Random Acts of Kindness week.

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