News: Trips and Visits
21st March 2019
Year 11 GCSE Drama trip
On Thursday the 21st March, our year 11 GCSE Drama group had the opportunity to visit the capital to watch a live theatre production, as an essential element of their GCSE course. The students made the most of their time in London, first with a visit to the Science Museum, to learn more about space and... Read more.
14th December 2018
Oak Academy Rewards Trip
On Friday 14th December, to coincide with our Christmas Jumper day, a group of students from Years 7 to 11 were taken to Cineworld in Tower Park. The trip was organised as a reward for fantastic attendance to school and attitudes to learning, throughout the academic term. All students, who’s attendance was above 96% and who... Read more.
20th November 2018
On Wednesday 14th November, our Year 10 Geography students visited the Portsmouth Spinnaker Tower as part of their fieldwork for their GCSE course. It proved to be an invaluable day packed with great teamwork and blue skies to boot! They were researching elements of human geography and exploring the impact of the development on the... Read more.
23rd July 2018
Zambia with Cred Foundations
On Friday 6th July, Mrs Cumming and Mrs Mariner left Oak with 13 students to teach in Zambia with street children. With 230 suitcases filled to the 23kg brim we left for Heathrow and our adventure. Having arrived in Lusaka the team pitched their tents amongst herds of Zebra, giraffes and monkeys at the amazing... Read more.
23rd July 2018
An Oriental Summer
It’s been a busy summer for our cultural collaboration project! Run in partnership with the Global Youth Ambassadors Programme, the project aims to develop students’ horizons in the spirit of global partnership. This summer, two further groups of staff and students have visited China. And what an awesome experience they have enjoyed! Group 1 As... Read more.
23rd May 2018
Year 7 & 8 Theatre Visit – War Horse at Southampton Mayflower
In the last week before May half term, Year 7 and 8 students had the fantastic opportunity to watch Michael Morpurgo’s War Horse at the Mayflower Theatre in Southampton for part of their KS3 studies. For many of the students it was their first visit to the theatre and “wow”… what a performance! Our students... Read more.