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On Tuesday 11th June, Edwina Currie returned to OSFC (Oldham Sixth Form College) for a third time to talk to students about the current state of British Politics.
Date Published 19/06/2019
Over 2,000 young people will be taking part in the 2019 Greater Manchester Summer School Games on Wednesday 26th June.
Hundreds of visitors flocked to the annual Creative Exhibition at Oldham College on Thursday night to experience the sights and sounds of their students’ end-of-year project work.
Date Published 18/06/2019
The Cranmer Education Trust has been successful in its application to open a new eight-form entry secondary school in Oldham town centre.
Date Published 15/06/2019
Date Published 14/06/2019
A school boy from Oldham recreates Victorian pictures of Alexandra Park in Oldham.
Date Published 15/05/2019
Oldham’s Coliseum theatre was packed with children as choirs from across the town came together for the Presentation Morning on Wednesday 1st of May.
Date Published 10/05/2019
Parents and residents are being asked to have their say on £3.4 million plans to expand an Oldham school.
Aim High Tuition, a high performing tuition centre which provides Maths, English and Science tuition to 5-16 year olds, has been beyond the classroom again.
Date Published 01/05/2019
A £2.5m expansion of an Oldham primary school to meet a growing demand for pupil places has been given the green light.
Date Published 24/04/2019
Over 1,000 Year 5 students from primary schools across Oldham attended the Careers Fair held at Mahdlo Youth Zone on 27th March 2019.
Date Published 15/04/2019
Pizza equipment professionals, Linda Lewis Kitchens (LLK) were delighted to host pupils from local school, North Chadderton, as part of Oldham Business of the Year’s initiative to...
Date Published 10/04/2019
Greenfield Primary School is over the moon to announce that they came 1st overall in the Oldham's Friday Cross Country League this year for the second year running.
Date Published 05/04/2019
Aim High Tuition, a social enterprise based in Oldham and Chadderton has recently taken it's social responsibility beyond the local community and gone international!
Date Published 22/03/2019
On Wednesday 13th February, Oldham Council granted planning permission for the new building that is being built in Greenfield by local business Robert Scott and Sons for Bright...
Date Published 05/03/2019
The Leader of the opposition Liberal Democrat Group on Oldham Council, Councillor Howard Sykes MBE, has expressed his disappointment and dismay on hearing news that another school...
Date Published 19/02/2019
Oldham Council will hear all the plans being proposed for the controversial move of Saddleworth School
Date Published 11/02/2019
Staff at Oasis Academy are focused at addressing Ofsted's report
Safer Internet Day aims to inspire a conversation about using technology responsibly.
Date Published 06/02/2019
The new deal will create opportunities for students in the town
Date Published 05/02/2019
"The addition of the primary school will provide additional opportunities for everyone involved"
Date Published 01/02/2019
Greater Manchester’s Mayor has praised the efforts of a group of students from Oldham Sixth Form College after they raised over £1,000 prior to Christmas for two local charities.
Date Published 30/01/2019
Primary school children in the Oldham area will be encouraged to play with their food in free computer programming workshops being offered by ComputerXplorers during British...
Date Published 09/01/2019
The RSPB is offering curriculum-linked wildlife workshops to primary schools and early years as part of an ambitious schools nature project in Greater Manchester.
Date Published 19/12/2018
Mrs Gillian Pursey is retiring as headteacher of St Hilda’s CE Primary School in December, having served the school for over 35 years.
Date Published 04/12/2018
Oldham Council officials visited Alexandra Park primary school during Road Safety Week.
Date Published 29/11/2018
As a student at the Radclyffe School in Chadderton, he was head boy when the school moved into its new modern building in 2008.
Date Published 28/11/2018
He might have covered hundreds of miles on foot across some of the most remote places on earth, but for one Oldham teacher the awards and recognition show no signs of slowing
Date Published 27/11/2018
Performing one of William Shakespeare’s best-loved plays, in their pyjamas!
Staff, governors and parents at St Matthew’s C of E Primary in Chadderton are celebrating after the school’s quite remarkable turnaround in Ofsted fortunes during the past three...
Date Published 23/11/2018
Pupils were in for a treat when the Mayor of Oldham, Councillor Javid Iqbal, visited Clarksfield Primary School, dressed as Mr T (from the 'A' Team).
Television's star Professor Brian Cox caused a stir when he went back to his old school in Chadderton for the afternoon.
Date Published 22/11/2018
The Year 11 awards presentation evening at Oasis Academy Oldham featured a very special guest who knows a thing or two about staying power!
Date Published 21/11/2018
Pupils from Northmoor Academy received an inspirational visit from Olympic swimmer and Commonwealth Games medallist Jess Lloyd and Great Britain national medallist Rhianna
A trailblazing investment into Oldham schools is improving the emotional and mental wellbeing of children and young people.
Date Published 16/11/2018
Oldham's Youth Mayor, Amber Powell, took time out of her busy schedule to visit pupils at Alexandra Park Junior School.
Date Published 07/11/2018
Intrepid St Joseph's primary school deputy head Steve Hill MBE has been shortlisted for the prestigious Teacher of the Year Award at the Educate Awards ceremony in Liverpool on...
Date Published 31/10/2018
Pupils from Alexandra Park primary enjoyed a visit from Rocket World, who bring visitors from around the world to visit schools around the country.
Date Published 11/10/2018
Key stage one pupils at Werneth Primary school are having a ‘whale of a time’ using their brand new, improved playground facilities after extensive work was completed recently.
Oasis Academy Oldham’s new Principal, Ms Dominique Gobbi, is getting ready for her first Open Evening in charge of the Hollins Road Academy.
Date Published 10/10/2018
The regeneration of an Oldham primary school has moved closer after both the Department for Education (DfE) and Oldham Local Authority approved significant funding applications...
Date Published 05/10/2018
Woodhouses Primary celebrated its 50th birthday with a host of esteemed guests at an afternoon tea party.
Date Published 01/10/2018
Pupils from Littlemoor Primary School in Oldham enjoyed a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity when they attended the first National Prince William Award graduation event, alongside HRH...
A huge and growing range of sporting opportunities, coupled with an involvement in competitive games for many students, has earned the Radclyffe School the highest accolade from...
Date Published 27/09/2018
The future of the Werneth Primary School is unclear after the Bright Tribe Trust revealed this morning (Thursday) that its new Trustees had voted for six more of its schools to be...
The Oldham Foodbank visited Alexandra Park Primary as part of the school's Harvest assemblies.
E-ACT Royton and Crompton Academy, who recently joined the Multi-Academy Trust, E-ACT, are celebrating being named the most improved school in Oldham according to the Progress 8...
The Oldham Evening Chronicle is back - with a special edition!
Date Published 13/09/2018
An academy trust that runs 10 schools in England – including the the Werneth Primary School in Oldham - has promised a new regime of understanding and transparency after it was...
Date Published 11/09/2018
Students and staff at The Radclyffe School in Chadderton will be showing off their outstanding school later this month, welcoming Year 6 pupils and their parents and carers to the...
Date Published 10/09/2018
Staff and pupils at Hollinwood Academy, part of the New Bridge Multi Academy Trust in Oldham, have been celebrating the outcome of their first Ofsted inspection.
Date Published 05/09/2018
Primary school pupils in the Oldham area are being invited to design banners for a competition associated with this year’s Road Safety Week campaign: Bike Smart.
Two Oldham students have been praised after passing their GCSE exams two years early.
Date Published 29/08/2018
As this Thursday's GCSE results day looms large teenagers are poised to finally find out if it was all worth it.
Date Published 21/08/2018
Woodhouses Primary school turns 50 next month - and you're invited to the party!
Date Published 08/08/2018
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