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

History

History

12 February 2016
VE Day Celebrations in the Classroom 
Winners Of The U9 Chandlings Football Festival

Winners Of The U9 Chandlings Football Festival

12 February 2016
Well done to the U9 A football team, who won the trophy for the Chandlings Football Festival.
Coco Cola Enterprise

Coco Cola Enterprise

12 February 2016
Real Biusiness Challenge Finals
The John Bercow Inter-School Debate 2016

The John Bercow Inter-School Debate 2016

11 February 2016
Thursday 25 th  February 2016 6-8.30pm Billiard Room Akeley Wood Senior School 
Exam Invigilators

Exam Invigilators

11 February 2016
Interested in becoming an Invigilator?
Senior School

Senior School

11 February 2016
Renaming of the Akeley Wood  Site 

Events

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

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12 Feb

During the Enrichment programme a group of Students from the senior school are attending The Big Rock Climbing... https://t.co/PsxkMDa4jK

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12 Feb

This term, Spanish language students in Year 9 have been learning about the topic of food and healthy eating.... https://t.co/esSsTW3nXj

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12 Feb

Well done to our U9 A football team, who won the U9 Chandlings Football Festival. https://t.co/sTYx3vVTov https://t.co/rECuu6KF4S

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11 Feb

Reminder Non Uniform Day Today Friday 12th at the Senior School supporting Show the Love campaign - aimed to... https://t.co/UNngxhc8of

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11 Feb

Year 7 Textile Pupils are working on Pop Art themed pieces, interpreting the work of Andy Warhol and Roy... https://t.co/mX4FnE1V1W

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11 Feb

The pupils at the Junior School have been learning about E-Safety this week during their ICT lessons.... https://t.co/dCa7XLq4lU

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11 Feb

Capturing Potential Senior School Open Day Saturday 12th March 2016 (10.00am – 1.00pm) If you are looking for... https://t.co/mcJvhaSRjM

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10 Feb

On Wednesday 13th February, Year 12 and a number of Year 13 Psychologists travelled to Birmingham to attend the... https://t.co/fAey4RbIi7

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10 Feb

First Steps into adventure Junior School Open Day Saturday 5th March 2016 2.00pm – 4.00pm Explore our school,... https://t.co/sOzl14lvIg

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10 Feb

Year 6 really enjoyed themselves at the Northampton Shoe Museum on Thursday 4th February https://t.co/adSJCwCFXd https://t.co/ixnXV96dE4

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10 Feb

At lunch time yesterday Pupils at Tile House Mansion put on their trainers along with house colour bibs for the... https://t.co/a7VhrRqM1R

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10 Feb

Years 4,5 & 6 visit the Senior School to watch the performance of High School Musical. https://t.co/Wjy8fPuBmx https://t.co/BrkWh8nci9

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10 Feb

The Junior School will be holding a non-uniform day on Friday 12th February in aid for The Global Fund For... https://t.co/tCSQcPp8eV

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09 Feb

A day of ethics lectures for Year 12 Students to support their AS studies. led by Peter Vardy, a well-respected... https://t.co/ecxQ79lSLG

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09 Feb

Year 4 have been busy as part of their Arts project, doing and making their Koinobori fish kites for the Year 3 &... https://t.co/j5oGmvhPyv

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09 Feb

Year 4 have been busy as part of their Arts project, doing and making their Koinobori fish kites for the Year 3 &... https://t.co/cBvvcZ2zjB

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09 Feb

The Junior School will be holding a non-uniform day on Friday 12th February in aid for The Global Fund For... https://t.co/IfFd4Bs42l

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08 Feb

Please note: The Year 7 Parent evening tomorrow, Tuesday 9th February, is being held in the Sports Dome at the... https://t.co/p6tzKx9Br4

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08 Feb

Year 7 Parent evening tomorrow Tile House Mansion 5.30 - 8pm https://t.co/ZC9HlH0TP8

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08 Feb

MFL creative writing week, Calling all year 9's, Valentines French Poetry writing competition. Entries in by this Friday 12th February.