Oak Wood Secondary School
Catchment Area, Reviews and Key Information

Secondary
Post 16
Special school
PUPILS
170
AGES
11 - 19
GENDER
Mixed
TYPE
Academy special converter

How Does The School Perform?

Good
NATIONAL AVG. 2.09
Ofsted Inspection
(26/09/2023)
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84%
NATIONAL AVG. 87%
Happiness Rating

Ofsted Parent View

9.3:1
NATIONAL AVG. 16.3:1
Pupil/Teacher ratio
27.2%
NATIONAL AVG. 27.7%
Persistent Absence
10%
NATIONAL AVG. 18.1%
Pupils first language
not English
43.1%
NATIONAL AVG. 27.1%
Free school meals
Morris Drive
Nuneaton
CV11 4QH
02476740901

School Description

Pupils are benefiting from positive changes happening at Oak Wood Secondary School. Pupils are happy and enjoy coming to school. They look forward to meeting their friends and teachers. The school has high aspirations for pupils’ next destinations. Pupils are well prepared for life after school. For example, many pupils are supported to access college and employment opportunities. All pupils learn skills towards developing their independence. The curriculum provides wide experiences for pupils. The school listens to the interests of pupils and includes this into the curriculum. For example, pupils who are curious about floristry learn how to care for plants. They enjoy arranging flowers for local shows. Pupils behave very well around school. Staff understand how behaviour is a form of communication. They know how to support pupils’ behaviours carefully. Some pupils need extra help in managing their behaviour. They receive effective support which helps them to quickly manage their behaviour before it escalates. Pupils’ safety is very important here. Leaders have regular meetings to make sure that all pupils are safe and happy. Pupils know how to communicate when they need help. This includes using symbols, signing and language. Staff can quickly identify if a pupil’s change in behaviour may mean they need help.

Oak Wood Secondary School Parent Reviews



83% Parents Recommend This School
Strongly Agree 67% Agree 17% Disagree 6% Strongly Disagree 11% Don't Know 0% {"strongly_agree"=>67, "agree"=>17, "disagree"=>6, "strongly_disagree"=>11, "dont_know"=>0} Figures based on 18 responses up to 27-09-2023
Strongly Agree 72% Agree 17% Disagree 6% Strongly Disagree 6% Don't Know 0% {"strongly_agree"=>72, "agree"=>17, "disagree"=>6, "strongly_disagree"=>6, "dont_know"=>0} Figures based on 18 responses up to 27-09-2023
Strongly Agree 61% Agree 17% Disagree 11% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 11% {"strongly_agree"=>61, "agree"=>17, "disagree"=>11, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>11} Figures based on 18 responses up to 27-09-2023
My Child Has Not Been Bullied 56% Strongly Agree 11% Agree 6% Disagree 28% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 0% {"my_child_has_not_been_bullied"=>56, "strongly_agree"=>11, "agree"=>6, "disagree"=>28, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>0} Figures based on 18 responses up to 27-09-2023
Strongly Agree 61% Agree 28% Disagree 11% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 0% {"strongly_agree"=>61, "agree"=>28, "disagree"=>11, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>0} Figures based on 18 responses up to 27-09-2023
I Have Not Raised Any Concerns 22% Strongly Agree 50% Agree 6% Disagree 17% Strongly Disagree 6% Don't Know 0% {"i_have_not_raised_any_concerns"=>22, "strongly_agree"=>50, "agree"=>6, "disagree"=>17, "strongly_disagree"=>6, "dont_know"=>0} Figures based on 18 responses up to 27-09-2023
Strongly Agree 71% Agree 12% Disagree 18% Strongly Disagree 0% Don't Know 0% {"strongly_agree"=>71, "agree"=>12, "disagree"=>18, "strongly_disagree"=>0, "dont_know"=>0} Figures based on 17 responses up to 27-09-2023
Strongly Agree 50% Agree 28% Disagree 6% Strongly Disagree 6% Don't Know 11% {"strongly_agree"=>50, "agree"=>28, "disagree"=>6, "strongly_disagree"=>6, "dont_know"=>11} Figures based on 18 responses up to 27-09-2023
Strongly Agree 67% Agree 17% Disagree 0% Strongly Disagree 11% Don't Know 6% {"strongly_agree"=>67, "agree"=>17, "disagree"=>0, "strongly_disagree"=>11, "dont_know"=>6} Figures based on 18 responses up to 27-09-2023
Strongly Agree 72% Agree 17% Disagree 6% Strongly Disagree 6% Don't Know 0% {"strongly_agree"=>72, "agree"=>17, "disagree"=>6, "strongly_disagree"=>6, "dont_know"=>0} Figures based on 18 responses up to 27-09-2023
Strongly Agree 50% Agree 44% Disagree 0% Strongly Disagree 6% Don't Know 0% {"strongly_agree"=>50, "agree"=>44, "disagree"=>0, "strongly_disagree"=>6, "dont_know"=>0} Figures based on 18 responses up to 27-09-2023
Strongly Agree 44% Agree 33% Disagree 0% Strongly Disagree 11% Don't Know 11% {"strongly_agree"=>44, "agree"=>33, "disagree"=>0, "strongly_disagree"=>11, "dont_know"=>11} Figures based on 18 responses up to 27-09-2023
Strongly Agree 72% Agree 11% Disagree 11% Strongly Disagree 6% Don't Know 0% {"strongly_agree"=>72, "agree"=>11, "disagree"=>11, "strongly_disagree"=>6, "dont_know"=>0} Figures based on 18 responses up to 27-09-2023
Yes 83% No 17% {"yes"=>83, "no"=>17} Figures based on 18 responses up to 27-09-2023

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