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Outdoor Learning

Outdoor learning is an important part of a pupil's life. It gives pupils new experiences, is motivating and gives opportunities to use skills in different ways. It enhances communication skills, physical skills and sensory awareness. Outdoor learning is vital for children to connect with nature.

As with all our curriculum, outdoor learning is tailored to the needs of each pupil. 

New experiences
Physical skills on the school allotment
Confidence

 

Confidence
Outdoor PE

 

 

  • ‘very impressed with the school’s clear sense of purpose in preparing its students for life after school. ’

    ASD report Dec 2017

  • ‘Pupils' relationships with adults are excellent, and they learn respect and appropriate behaviour from the staff. Pupils are accepting of each other’s varying needs, and show pleasure in each other’s successes.’

    Ofsted report

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  • Oak View School story in the Epping Guardian... https://t.co/iuteFOPKQ9

  • Three events coming up Fri 20 Sept - Jeans for Genes day Also Fri 20 - Shelly's Walk, for Shelley, who worked at OV, parents welcome: 1:45 Lower school, 2pm Middle, 2:15 Upper. Tues 24th Sept 12-3 - New Building grand opening, parents and carers are invited.

  • Welcome back to Oak View School. Lots of events and special days this year...to start, we have @jeansforgenesday https://t.co/Nz5xekAoLT on Friday 20th Sep. Wear jeans & bring a pound. Competition for best pupil dressed in denim.

  • Friday 19th 1:30 - leavers assembly and last assembly of the year. Also, opportunity to say goodbye to Di Ryan, head, who is leaving at the end of term.

  • The Oak View school hall is now available for hire after school, Mon-Thurs. Please contact Clive Turner cliver.turner@oakview.essex.sch.uk or phone 0208 508 4293

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News

  • Children in Need Week

    Lots of fun during out Children in Need week, including  'spotty day' on Tuesday, 'funky hair' on Thursday. 

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  • Shelley's Walk

    The whole school took part in Shelley's Walk, our annual walk in remembrance of Shelley Tooth who worked at Oak View. Everyone enjoyed the sunny a...

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  • A walk to all Essex SEND schools

    Kierran Pearce is walking to all 18 Essex SEND schools, raising mony and awareness of special schools. Today, he arrived at Oak VIew School for breakf...

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