UK Private School

The pupils of Akeley Wood School are both stretched and supported.  Pupil’s targets are set and their levels of attainment are constantly monitored in order that they achieve their full potential.  Alongside academic excellence Akeley Wood School offers a wealth of extra-curricular opportunities to complement a pupil’s studies, ensuring that graduates of Akeley Wood are comfortable in their own skin and are headed for a bright future.


Mrs Jenny Clough | Head MA (Cantab), PGCE

For parents

FAQs and insights

Individualised learning

Individualised learning

At Akeley Wood, we create an individual programme of learning for each student to set them the right level of academic challenge and achieve beyond their targets.

University destinations

University destinations

Our Sixth Formers go on to study at some of the top universities.

Wrap-around care

Wrap-around care

We offer wrap-around care from 7.45am to 6pm at the Junior School.

House system

House system

Our house system is an integral part of Akeley Wood and encourages camaraderie and friendly rivalry through a series of house challenges and competitions.

Visit Akeley Wood School

arrange a private tour or visit one of our open days

News

U11 Swimming Gala

U11 Swimming Gala

26 May 2016
U11 Swimming Gala Thursday 12th May
U8 Rounders v Winchester House

U8 Rounders v Winchester House

26 May 2016
U8 Rounders v Winchester House Saturday 14th May  Away
U11 Rounder's Festival

U11 Rounder's Festival

26 May 2016
U11 Rounder’s festival Vs Thornton , Dragon School, Beachborough and Ashfold. Saturday 21st May Away
U10 Cricket v Warwick

U10 Cricket v Warwick

26 May 2016
U10 Cricket v Warwick Saturday 21st May Away
U10 A Team Rounders v Chandlings

U10 A Team Rounders v Chandlings

26 May 2016
U10 A Team Rounders v Chandlings  Wednesday 25th May Away  
Year 3 Caldecotte Trip

Year 3 Caldecotte Trip

26 May 2016
Last weekend most of Year 3 went on their residential trip to The Caldecotte Experience in Milton Keynes.

Events

Junior School Open Day

Junior School Open Day

05 March 2016
Explore our school, meet the Head and experience our Forest School. Come and see what we can offer your child. 
Akeley Wood Christmas Fayre

Akeley Wood Christmas Fayre

05 December 2015
Christmas is just around the corner.  The Junior School Christmas Fayre is taking place on Saturday 5th December.  There will...
Sixth Form Supper

Sixth Form Supper

19 November 2015
We are delighted to be hosting the first Lower Sixth Supper this Friday, 20th November,  for our Year 12 students, from 6 to 8pm. The night...
Akeley Wood School Showjumping and Dressage Competition

Akeley Wood School Showjumping and Dressage Competition

15 November 2015
Join us at Addington Manor on the 15th November.  Bucks County Qualifier and RPL Dressage.
Growing Brave Resilient Learners

Growing Brave Resilient Learners

11 November 2015
Guest Speaker – Jackie Beere (OBE BEd MBA NPQH) Based on extensive evidence, metacognitive (learning to learn) approaches have been...
Nursery and Junior School Open Day

Nursery and Junior School Open Day

10 November 2015
Visit us for a tour of the school and an opportunity to meet our staff and pupils.
Senior School Open Morning

Senior School Open Morning

05 November 2015
Visit us to see the school in action and the opportunity to meet our staff and pupils (9am–12pm).

Tweets

@Akeley_Wood

24 May

Click on the link below to find out about MK Netters Netball Camp running this Summer. https://t.co/nVWux9lhAX

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23 May

#Y6Scientists#AkeleyWoodHouse #introduction to Science at the Senior School https://t.co/14kAyn5XMi

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21 May

Winners#Royalwindsorshow#15hh well done Megan! https://t.co/naYAcBwYGV

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21 May

RT @AGSpe_sport: All (7, 8 & 9) cricket matches today against @Akeley_Wood have been CANCELLED due to the weather. Please spread the word.…

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20 May

Girls Sport at the Junior School Follow the link to read the pupil reports https://t.co/R3gKfrmM9U

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20 May

#Girlssport#Junior School#pupil reports https://t.co/R3gKfrmM9U

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19 May

Buckingham Rugby U18 played in the final of the oceanic cup, at Franklins Gardens Read full report here... https://t.co/AtRR4PW25N

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19 May

Remember it's the the Quiz & Curry night at the Junior tomorrow, Friday, 20th May Follow link for more... https://t.co/lQennStTGO

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18 May

Why failing the 11 plus could be a blessing in disguise for your child – Mrs Jenny Clough, Head #Akeley Wood School

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18 May

Woodfest 2016 Save the date! Wednesday 6th July Akeley Wood House https://t.co/M6hHdMZ9M8

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17 May

#spa&spend#Akeleywoodhouse£959.20#raised Thank You all! https://t.co/50LX4xHZFU

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17 May

#Teamdubai#7hoursponsoredrowfriday20thMay https://t.co/S3e9vn9iAY

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16 May

EU Debate at Akeley Wood House - Student Feedback https://t.co/ipKTvZcynN

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16 May

Written AS examinations start today, good luck to all those involved. Time for the hours of study to pay off

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13 May

Friday 20th May a 7 hour sponsored row #sports dome #AkeleyWoodHouse fundraisingfortouring kit https://t.co/Ph5elcF6b8

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13 May

Don't miss the Quiz & Curry night at the Junior Friday 20th May Follow link for more... Scho https://t.co/yiNBdUKoXQ ol

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12 May

#Year9&10debatingskills

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11 May

Old Boys Rugby Event - Buckingham Rugby Club follow the link to read full report https://t.co/9ZKU9H95A2

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11 May

A glorious sunny Sunday for the Project Volunteer Sri Lanka Sponsored Horse ride. Follow link for full story https://t.co/r5q0vvVtLk

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11 May

Friday 20th May a 7 hour sponsored row #sports dome #AkeleyWoodHouse fundraisingfortouring kit https://t.co/ldsM7oJLaH