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.

Scholarships Available

We offer Scholarships that award true excellence in Academia, Music, Art and Sport.

News

Patron of Reading Rhian Ivory's Workshop

Patron of Reading Rhian Ivory's Workshop

11 February 2015
Our Patron of Reading Rhian Ivory's account of her workshop at Tile House Mansion in January 2015.
Iceland Trip 2014

Iceland Trip 2014

05 November 2014
On Monday 20th October, 26 students and 5 staff left Akeley Wood for Heathrow Airport to catch their flight to Reykjavik in Iceland. The three...
The Winning Formula

The Winning Formula

05 November 2014
Pupils from Akeley Wood School were very fortunate last week to be given an insight into the most cutting edge technology at the MERCEDES AMG...
Preparing for Senior School

Preparing for Senior School

29 October 2014
Akeley Wood School is hosting an evening to address any parental or pupil concerns in anticipation of the transition from Junior School to...
Akeley Wood Beats the Storm

Akeley Wood Beats the Storm

23 October 2014
In true Duke of Edinburgh spirit the groups navigated their way through some of the most difficult areas of the forest keeping the morale high....
U16 Hockey Team through to the Regional Round of the National School Championships!

U16 Hockey Team through to the Regional Round of the National School Championships!

23 October 2014
Akeley Wood U16s are through the the Regional Round of the National School Championships!  

Events

Nursery and Junior School Open Day

Nursery and Junior School Open Day

14 March 2015
Visit us for a tour of the school and a opportunity to meet our staff and pupils.  

Tweets

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26 Feb

A great evening at the Senior School's 'Bercow Inter-school Debate Competition', with four teams from Akeley,... http://t.co/fF9oXbgGm9

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25 Feb

Akeley Wood School warmly invites you to a production of Beauty and the Beast. 5th - 7th March 2015, doors open... http://t.co/C16uju2Z04

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24 Feb

Just a reminder that Akeley Wood's Debate team are hosting their Inter-school Debate, this Thursday evening, in... http://t.co/mWDioKxrGt

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24 Feb

Akeley Wood School very warmly requests your company at their production of Beauty and the Beast. Please email... http://t.co/bTuwtd5pkR

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24 Feb

I posted a new photo to Facebook http://t.co/s7gf4mYdQz

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11 Feb

Tile House Mansion pupils had a fantastic time last month when Patron of Reading Rhian Ivory visited the School.... http://t.co/STVZ4Vp6EV

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11 Feb

RT @Rhian_Ivory: My first Patron of Reading visit http://t.co/TNz1iQAN8B via @wordpressdotcom @patronofreading @Akeley_Wood

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09 Feb

Just a reminder that tickets are now on sale for the Gala Sri Lanka Ball, on Friday 27th March 2015 at the... http://t.co/krlanXcw0H

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09 Feb

Butterflies had a wonderful time last week when our community Police Officer popped in and showed them his Police... http://t.co/DJPRHKgF6q

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07 Feb

A brilliant night at AWSS last night, with criminologist Professor David Wilson, who was talking about his latest... http://t.co/cYXjAFntUt

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03 Feb

Well done to the Junior School Choir who performed at the 02 Arena last week. A very good effort indeed.

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26 Jan

Good luck to our Junior School Choir who will be performing at the 02 Arena today. Young Voices bring together... http://t.co/A8HaHjFvjE

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23 Jan

Congratulations to our winners at Tile House Mansion of the Construct a castle competition! We had a wide... http://t.co/TY63JMwh63

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23 Jan

Thank you to all those parents and pupils who took part in last week's cake sale at Akeley Wood Junior School.... http://t.co/dnd8zJoLES

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16 Jan

If you're off on fixtures this weekend against Wellingborough wrap up warm its going to be chilly!

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05 Jan

Happy New Year from the Volunteer Sri Lanka team! Just to remind you that we have an amazing night of Sri Lankan... http://t.co/RCwHj73jpb

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04 Jan

Happy New Year! Just a reminder that all Senior Sport clubs start tomorrow so make sure you bring in your PE kit!... http://t.co/y8PJc3qpJz

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17 Dec

Merry Christmas from all the staff and children at Akeley Wood School. A huge thank you to David and Nikki Gowton... http://t.co/zYsdUY5ERk

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16 Dec

We raised £165 for the charity 'Make-A-Wish' at the Buckingham Christmas Parade on Saturday. Please click on the... http://t.co/MJzOpsyEHn

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13 Dec

Congratulations to Akeley Wood School & Nursery who won 3rd place in the Buckingham Christmas Parade today. A... http://t.co/9rRkY1uOs4