At Oakleigh House we are proud of the success of our pupils both inside and outside of the classroom, together with the range of activities and events we as a school community take part in and celebrate throughout the school year.

Parents and friends are kept informed of everything that is going on in school in a number of ways.  Parents are regularly contacted via email and texts to keep them updated of events, important dates and general information.

This page is regularly updated with the latest news and highlights from across the school in addition to our Twitter feed.

Year 2 Artists

July 27, 2017

Year 2 were thrilled to be asked to contribute, along with other local schools, to the 60 meter-long artwork which was created for Morriston Hospital.  The illustrations which have taken pride of place on the construction hoardings are in place while further redevelopment work takes place at the hospital. Dave Cavanagh, site manager for construction firm Interserve, said: “We are grateful for all the children’s


Giorgia visits from us from Italy

July 25, 2017

We have the pleasure of welcoming Giorgia, a year 6 pupil from a school in Italy, to join us for the last two weeks of term. Giorgia joined in all the activities and our pupils were interested to learn about school life in Italy.  Her family commented: ‘Giorgia has been excited during her two weeks at Oakleigh and loved every minute.  All her family and


Oakleigh’s ‘excellent’ Estyn report is in

June 6, 2017

Estyn inspectors commented: “pupils enjoy their learning, work enthusiastically and engage extremely well in lessons” “a particularly effective system to assess and monitor pupils’ work” “care, support and guidance make an exceptional contribution to the pupils’ high standards of all-round development’ “Leadership and management within the school is outstanding” Click here to read the full report


Oakleigh House School supports KIK Charity

March 8, 2017

We were delighted to welcome Lorraine Goldsborough from the Kids in Kailahun (KIK) charity to an assembly last week. KIK is a registered charity, working in the Kailahun district of Sierra Leone, West Africa. It runs a sponsorship programme to support children who have been orphaned through war or disease. […]


Oakleigh House Eisteddfod 2017

March 1, 2017

March 1st – St David’s Day Oakleigh House pupils celebrated St David’s Day with their bi-annual Eisteddfod.  Pupils arrived at school wearing their Welsh costumes, rugby shirts and daffodils. Over the past weeks pupils from Year 1 to Year 6 have been working hard in preparing their entries for the […]


Year 5 & 6 Football at Oakleigh House School

February 7, 2017

Oakleigh House School Years 5 & 6 Football Team Oakleigh House boys in Years 5 and 6 are looking forward to playing in football matches this term.   These include taking part in the Swansea Schools FA competition.  They will also play matches against Llandovery College and St Michaels School. […]


Macmillan Cancer Charity Coffee Morning

October 5, 2016

We were delighted to support Macmillan Cancer Charity by taking part in the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning which we held on Friday 7th October.   Parents, staff and pupils all contributed to this worthwhile event which raised over £238.  Thank you to all concerned.


Oakleigh receives NACE Challenge Award

September 21, 2016

Oakleigh House School is the 48th school in Wales, the only primary school in Swansea and the 374th school overall to achieve the prestigious NACE Cymru Challenge Award. This Award is given for high quality work by the whole school, teachers and governors, in challenging all pupils, including those with […]


Welcome to our new Nursery classrooms

September 14, 2016

We are delighted to start the new academic year with our new Nursery classrooms.  In addition the pupils have benefited from an expanded all weather play area.