Oakington-frontc Wow! What a launch event!
Oakington Manor was absolutely buzzing on Tuesday 3rd November. The school was ready to be the first school in the country to get on board the IDEAS Bus. In the morning assembly children were visibly excited as they caught a glimpse of some of the guests attending the event. There was no mistaking the Mayor of Brent, Parvez Ahmed, Leader of Brent Council, Muhammed Butt, who was a former student at Oakington Manor. There was also no mistaking The Chase’s, ‘Dark Destroyer’, Shaun Wallace who was also a former pupil at Oakington. Also in attendance was the Young entrepreneur, Ben Towers, Brian Grady, Operational Director: Safeguarding, Partnerships & Strategy. There was a passionate email message sent by another former pupil at the school, Raheem Sterling, Manchester City and England player. He congratulated the school for being the first to experience the IDEAS Bus and messaged teachers that he remembered when he went to the school.