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

EU Referendum

EU Referendum

29 April 2016
To saty or not to stay
Textiles

Textiles

29 April 2016
Year 7
Guest Speaker for Year 12

Guest Speaker for Year 12

28 April 2016
Banbury Young Homeless 
Snowdonia

Snowdonia

25 April 2016
Year 10 Field Trip 
Creative Writing

Creative Writing

25 April 2016
Year 7 Art Home work 
House Captains

House Captains

22 April 2016
Junior School  New Appointments Summer Term

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

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29 Apr

~sixthform#guest speakers present both sides of the argument~what it means to be part of Europe https://t.co/fgEtvt0nYF

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28 Apr

#Year7Artcreativewriting #studiesHenri Rousseau https://t.co/VaNeIG36Bz

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27 Apr

Thursday 6.00, Billiard Room #Akeley Wood House, #Parents Guide to Higher Education https://t.co/bi2iFR8ryh

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26 Apr

Year 10 Geographers enjoyed a very productive and enjoyable time on the field trip to Snowdonia https://t.co/NhuUuL9LnX .

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25 Apr

A few treatments still available. Book Now! https://t.co/aJvg7YUpUq

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25 Apr

Science #Year 7 #testing Metals and Oxygen https://t.co/G0XXfm7a8o

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25 Apr

8NBR DT Lessons at Tile house Mansion - Making ping pong bats! https://t.co/Dh07vkmpVy

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25 Apr

https://t.co/2ty9Mi8y1s Thursday 6.00, Billiard Room #Akeley Wood House, #Parents Guide to Higher Education

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23 Apr

Happy St Georges Day! https://t.co/ImLYRl9teH

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22 Apr

Bank Holiday Weekend come and support the Old Boys Rugby! https://t.co/IcUYsGG3UI

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22 Apr

Equestrian team #County dressage finals#Bury Farm Equestrian 7th place against 28 counties! https://t.co/ENo1MYi9Q5

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21 Apr

#Quiz & Curry#20M https://t.co/mv1xNr2faX ay

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20 Apr

~Y12#communicationandpresentationskills#Y12 https://t.co/wCoyaYGcFs

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19 Apr

Spa & Spend evening. Places booking up fast! https://t.co/X3dflCR6uT

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18 Apr

Akeley Strollers raise an incredible £782.55 towards their team total,fantastic! read more here.... https://t.co/SfOpkquiAw

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18 Apr

Don't forget to get saving those unwanted clothes,shoes,handbags etc., Collection in school will be Friday 6th May. https://t.co/bkzSeEouab

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18 Apr

AWS#Musicianoftheyear#radcliffecenterbuckingham#7pmtomorrow https://t.co/NnrSH6sk62