Exceptional Education at the Heart of the Community

Vision and Values

Everyone at Oasis Academy Parkwood will have the opportunity to flourish in all areas of life in an enthusiastic, enriching and secure community environment where all are respected and valued.

Oasis Academy Parkwood is driven by a powerful ethos which aspires to treat everyone inclusively and recognises the importance of a holistic approach to education. As well as continuing to build a strong school and deliver a first-class education, it is also our desire to build a strong community, recognising that educational needs to not exist in isolation from the needs of the whole person.

It takes a whole village to educate a child

This African saying reflects the importance of the whole community in educating our children. Support goes beyond the classroom and beyond the academy gate. Parents, carers, families and other members of the community are invited to be involved in the life of our academy.

Positive and Productive Relationships

We aim for Oasis Academy Parkwood to be a welcoming, friendly environment where everyone feels, happy, involved and supported in order to work effectively as a team.

To achieve this we will:

  • Make sure that we have a welcoming environment.
  • Make sure that everyone acknowledges one another.
  • Make sure that children will always be given the opportunity to play together happily.
  • Ensure that we provide an environment where everyone is encouraged to work as a team.
  • Provide an environment where everyone encourages each other.
  • An environment where parents are encouraged to become involved.
  • Encourage stakeholders to support the school in a positive way.
  • Develop a sense of positively within the whole school community.
  • To develop a supportive environment.
  • Ensure that everyone is eager to learn more.
  • Make sure that communication is constant between all of the school community.
  • Share all our ideas amongst one another.
  • Provide an enthusiastic community.

Safe and Positive Environment.

We aim for everyone at Oasis Academy Parkwood to flourish in an enthusiastic, enriching and secure environment.

To achieve this we will:

  • Always celebrate achievements of all those who belong to community.
  • Provide a positive behaviour policy.
  • Strive to work together.
  • Provide an environment where children feel confident to participate.
  • Provide an environment where no one as a fear of failure.
  • Provide an environment where risk taking is the norm.
  • Provide a clean and tidy environment.
  • Provide a well organised community.
  • Strive for all learners to be engaged with their work.
  • Ensure communication is carried out in a positive manner.
  • Provide a bright, clean and tidy outside environment.
  • Develop designated sports areas.
  • Ensure a feeling of belonging by all within Parkwood.
  • Provide a safe yet welcoming environment.
  • Have beautiful grounds.
  • Always be aware of everyone’s safety.
  • To have interactive and stimulating displays.


Teaching and Learning

At Oasis Academy Parkwood we endeavour to stimulate and engage children by providing a nurturing and positive learning environment. This is achieved through effective teaching tailored to the individual learners needs instilling values and broadening the children’s understanding of the world around them.

To achieve this we will:

  • Make children feel valued.
  • Develop confident children.
  • Encourage children to ask questions.
  • Encourage children to listen to one another.
  • Encourage pride in work by looking for good presentation.
  • Provide a purposeful and real environment.
  • Provide a calm environment for children to work in.
  • Create a happy atmosphere.
  • Create a buzz for learning.
  • Provide a nurturing environment.
  • Provide a curriculum that is full of awe and wonder.
  • Create an environment that allows children to become excited about their learning.
  • Hear laughter around our school.
  • Ensure that children are actively learning constantly.

Positive and Productive Relationships

We strive for each child to flourish both academically and spiritually as a creative individual in a safe, caring happy and attractive community environment.

To achieve this we will:

  • Provide an environment that is;
  • Full of bright displays.
  • Full of singing, happiness, laughter and well being.
  • Well organised.
  • Colourful.
  • Clean and tidy.
  • Attractive internally and externally.
  • Calm.
  • Warm and friendly.
  • Harmonious.
  • Safe to play in.
  • Well presented.
  • Nurturing.
  • Welcoming.
  • Positive.
  • Moral.
  • A community.
  • Develop community links.
  • Offer time for reflection.
  • Show respect, toleration and understanding of individuals.