Wheatley Nursery School
John Watson School is led by Wheatley Nursery School and John Watson Schools’ federated Governing body. Wheatley Nursery School is a separate school with its own DfE number. It is located on John Watson School’s Primary site and the headteacher and many staff work across both schools. All children under the age of 5 who are on the John Watson School’s roll are also on the roll of Wheatley Nursery School. www.wheatleynurseryschool.org
The Wheatley Partnership
John Watson School is an active member of the Wheatley Area Learning Partnership (WALP) of Schools which includes Wheatley Park School and its feeder primary schools. The partnership supports various curriculum working groups and tackles issues that affect us all. The partnership schools draw on the expertise of John Watson School for advice and support for their own pupils with special educational needs.
Oxfordshire Teaching Schools Alliance (OTSA)
John Watson School is a Partner School of Oxfordshire Teaching Schools Alliance (OTSA). Teachers, support staff and governors have access to high quality training and other support including a pool of Specialist Local and National Leaders of Education. Please click on the link www.otsa.org.uk.
Oxfordshire Association of Special Schools Heads (OASSH)
We also play an active role in the Oxfordshire Association of Special Schools Heads (OASSH) which supports our professional development of senior and middle leaders.