Blue Light Day

Blue Light Day

On Thursday 18th some students attended a Blue Light Day at the Torbay leisure center which included being able to meet policemen, cave rescue workers, street pastors, firemen and the coastguard, as well as seeing their vehicles and rescue equipment. The day included opportunities to try out some special bikes, which most of our students did, as well as..

Paignton Zoo

Paignton Zoo

This Monday being a bank holiday, we didn’t do our ‘normal’ lessons; One group had chosen to go to Paignton zoo which was fun- we saw most of the animals there despite some rain, and had a quick go on one the slides! Hayley particularly liked the lions as it starts with her favourite letter; others liked the giraffes..

Sam’s story

Sam’s story

This is a story of my Autism   My Autism sometimes is a good thing, I can keep information on things I enjoy for example my specialist subject is dinosaurs as I know a lot about them. As the years go by I live and learn but I still have struggles. I still find life confusing, I still worry..

Comic Relief Fun Run

Comic Relief Fun Run

13 of our students at Oakwood Court College completed the Exeter Riverside 5km park run for Comic Relief on Saturday. Many students found this challenging but they all got round and they were positive, very supportive of each other and promoted the college in a very positive way. The event organisers Parkrun said they really enjoyed meeting our students..

Scottish 4 Nations ParaBadminton Championships 2015

Scottish 4 Nations ParaBadminton Championships 2015

On the weekend of Friday 13th, Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th of February two students of Oakwood Court College participated in the Four Nations Para Badminton Championships 2015 in Motherwell Scotland. Lauren from the Dawlish campus and Nikki from the Torpoint campus were both selected to represent England and be part of the Exeter District Special Olympics team. Both..