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How to Support Your Child’s Learning Over the Summer?

23rd July 19

The summer holidays should be a time for fun and relaxation, however this doesn’t mean that learning has to stop; in fact, summer is the perfect time for children to discover that learning can be fun and it can happen...


4 Key Benefits of Outdoor Learning

19th July 19

Outdoor experiences offer so many valuable learning opportunities for children. These range from developing their personal skills, such as communication, problem solving and team work; to strengthening their academic skills, such as literacy, numeracy. Using outdoor activities, schools can show...


Creating Art from Rubbish

3rd July 19

On Monday 24thJune the Oaks International School community celebrated the opening of their annual art exhibition.  This year’s theme was ‘Waste Not Want Not”. The exhibition was a whole school effort. Every child, from the Nursery to Year 6, was...


Sports Day 2019

28th June 19

House pride was high on Friday 21stJune when excited children piled into the park for a fun-filled morning of sports.  Luckily the sun was shining, and a rainbow of pupils dressed in an array of House colours took their places. ...


UK Chess Megafinal

27th June 19

The Megafinal stage of the Delancey UK Chess Challenge took place at St Faith’s School, Cambridge on Saturday, 1st June. Over 200 children were battling over 6 rounds, from 10am to 5pm, to try to obtain the points needed to...


School Games Gold Mark Award

24th June 19

We are delighted to announce that we, Oaks International School, have achieved the School Games Gold Mark Award for the 2018/19 academic year.   The School Games Mark is a Government led award scheme launched in 2012, facilitated by the...


The Benefits of Being Multilingual

21st June 19

Oaks International School is home to students from all around the world, who speak a variety of different languages. The ability to speak one language is essential, but speaking more than one can open a range of doors to new...


All Aboard the Nursery Train

22nd May 19

The Nursery have changed their role play area into Ely train station.  The nursery children have enjoyed taking on the roles of the ticket seller, train conductor, train driver, platform announcer and passengers travelling on the train.  They have worked together...


Eco Day

1st April 19

On Thursday 28th March the school held an ‘eco morning’ run by Birgit Federle and Brigitta Laurent.  Looking after our natural world is something that is receiving increasing coverage in the local, national and international press and we feel that...


Award for Cherry Hinton Hall

28th March 19

On Tuesday 26th March, Oaks International School project at Cherry Hinton Hall was presented at the Cambridge Design and Construction Awards and was awarded a commendation in the ‘Alteration or Extension of an Existing Building’ category. Sponsored by Cambridge Forum for...