Contact us

Ways to get in touch…

There is plenty of ways to get in touch.  We have an open door policy which means we want to hear from you, especially if you have a worry or problem.

  • Visit the admin team in the main reception (But at the moment due to the COVID-19 pandemic the office is closed to everyone except pre made appointments)
  • The daily Meet & Greet playground at the end of the day (Please keep 2m distance at the moment)
  • Ring on 01634 333820 and ask to speak to a member of staff
  • email us on:
    • for general enquires
    • for attendance information
    • or admissions requests
    • for any issues regarding invoice or payment
    • for FOI or SAR requests


  • Special COVID-19 emails include: 
    • for emergency childcare support
    • for queries regarding FSM vouchers
    • for any worries or questions


  • Tweet on @oaklands_sch_CC
  • Facebook on @OaklandsSchool


The Westbrook Trust 

The Westbrook Trust offices are situated at Byron Primary School.  Trust staff can be contacted through the details below.


The Westbrook Trust

c/o Byron Primary School

Byron Road





Compliance & Data Protection Officer  – Mrs Steph England

 01634 852981 Ext: 321


For Freedom of Information Requests and Subject Access Requests (SAR):

Who to speak to for enquiries:

Leigh Cawe  Attendance & Admissions

Lisa Moon  School information & nursery

Natasha Williams  Finance

Steph England Data Protection Officer/ Freedom of Information Requests


Garry Bennett  Site Manager


Carol Curtis  Family Liaison Officer (FLO)


Senior Leadership Team

Barry Symons  Headteacher

Catherine McLaughlin  Deputy Headteacher

Louisa Jones  Assistant Headteacher (Teaching & Learning)

Gillie Russell  Assistant Headteacher (SEND & Inclusion)

Carla Broadaway  School Business Manager

Our communication policy states that we will respond within one working day to any requests. We usually will be far quicker than this but sometimes things are pre-planned and so we cannot reply straight away.

Address: Weeds Wood Road, Walderslade, ME5 OQS

Phone: 01634 333820


Twitter: @Oaklands_Sch_CC