Welcome to Retford Oaks

Welcome to all parents/carers and students joining us at Retford Oaks Academy in September – we look forward to welcoming you to the academy, and showing you what makes us dedicated to excellence.

We hope the information below will prove useful, as you prepare for your child’s journey into secondary education.

If you have any questions in the lead up to your child’s first day, please email transition@retfordoaks-ac.org.uk

Key communications

When?What?Details
End of AprilRegistration and key consent formsThese will be emailed to parents/carers, with a completion date of 13th May.
MayTransition BookletThis has lots of useful information in, including details of where you can purchase your uniform.
End of MayYour house allocation certificateWe will contact you to let you know which house and tutor group you will be joining, along with who your tutor will be.
JuneMeet your tutor eveningA face-to-face opportunity to meet your tutor and other members of your tutor group. This will be held on 23 June 2022.
JuneInformation about transition weekWe will send details of what transition week will look like, we are very excited to be able to invite new year 7’s in to the academy this year.
JuneTimetable for SeptemberYou will receive details of your child’s timetable, so you both know what their days will look like in September.
4-8 JulyTransition weekFull details will be provided for this in June.

Welcome to Retford Oaks