Oakleigh House School

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Coordinates: 51°37′18″N 3°58′21″W / 51.621687°N 3.972536°W / 51.621687; -3.972536

Oakleigh House School
Motto Best for your child... best from your child
Established 1919
Type Independent
Headteacher Mrs R Ferriman
Location 38 Penlan Crescent
Gender Coeducational
Ages 2.5–11
Website oakleighhouseschool.co.uk

Oakleigh House School is an independent primary school in Swansea, Wales. The school is owned and operated by the Cognita group. Situated in the Uplands area of the city at 38 Penlan Crescent next to Cwmdonkin Park.

The school teaches children from age 2.5 to 11 - from Nursery to Year 6.

Oakleigh House School is managed by its Headteacher and owned by Cognita Ltd, a UK provider of day school education.

Facilities in Oakleigh House School[edit]

Facilities in Oakleigh House include a large hall, several outdoor play areas, nursery, IT rooms and on site catering. Classes in the School are small as is overall school size with around 150 pupils.

Pupils follow a defined curriculum which incorporates key elements of the Foundation Phase during early years but is not bound by it.

In addition to academic classes, pupils have access to sporting activities, together with debating, music, drama, dance as part of the curriculum and as extra-curricular activities. Some extra-curricular activities may be charged an additional fee.


Oakleigh House offers a variety of extra curricular activities along with various in school and afterschool clubs. Fixtures against other schools, both independent and state schools, take place on a regular basis. Pupils have access to the facilities of Swansea University.

The history[edit]

Oakleigh House celebrated its 90th anniversary in 2009.Oakleigh House School motto is "Best for your child..........best from your child".

Oakleigh House School[edit]

Oakleigh House is owned by the Cognita Schools Ltd.

Notable former pupils[edit]

Prominent former pupils of the school include:


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