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News

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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 
Enrichment Programme

Enrichment Programme

11 February 2016
Rock Climbing at the  Big Wall Rock Climbing Centre MK 
E-Safety

E-Safety

11 February 2016
The pupils here at the Junior School have been learning about E-Safety this week.
Psychology

Psychology

10 February 2016
Annual Crimi-knowledge Conference
High School Musical

High School Musical

10 February 2016
Years 4,5 & 6 visit to High School Musical
Textiles

Textiles

10 February 2016
Year 7 Pop Art Theme
Spanish

Spanish

10 February 2016
Creative Poetry Year 9's 
Pancake Race

Pancake Race

10 February 2016
Tile House Mansion Shrove Tuesday
Junior School Open Day

Junior School Open Day

10 February 2016
First Steps into adventure Saturday 5 th  March 2016 2.00pm – 4.00pm  ...
Senior School Open Day

Senior School Open Day

10 February 2016
Capturing Potential  Saturday 12 th March 2016     10.00am –1.00pm
Year 6 Trip To Northampton Shoe Museum

Year 6 Trip To Northampton Shoe Museum

10 February 2016
On Thursday 4th February, Year 6 took a trip to the Northampton Shoe Museum.
French Year 9

French Year 9

10 February 2016
Creative Writing week 
Year 9 Science

Year 9 Science

09 February 2016
Cell Charades 
Ethics Conference

Ethics Conference

09 February 2016
Year 12 Students attend a day of ethics lectures in Cambridge 
Non-Uniform Day

Non-Uniform Day

09 February 2016
There will be a Non-Uniform Day here at the Junior School on Friday 12th February, in aid for...
Non Uniform Day

Non Uniform Day

08 February 2016
Friday 12th February  in Aid of Show the Love' Campaign 
Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year

08 February 2016
Junior School Chinese menu at lunch today
Chinese Club

Chinese Club

05 February 2016
Tile House Mansion  Brush & Ink Calligraphy
Chinese New Year Monday 8th February

Chinese New Year Monday 8th February

04 February 2016
Year of the Monkey
Deloitte Essay Competition

Deloitte Essay Competition

04 February 2016
School Essay Competition  
Cancer Research

Cancer Research

03 February 2016
Unity Bands on Sale Now £2 each
Jackie Beere OBE

Jackie Beere OBE

02 February 2016
Positive Mind-set & learning to Learn presentation   
Sixth Form Supper

Sixth Form Supper

01 February 2016
Year 13 Social "Curry Night
Politics

Politics

29 January 2016
Politics Students visit House of Commons
Akeley Debaters

Akeley Debaters

29 January 2016
Annual Jacobsthal Holocaust Memorial Debate held at Tudor Hall
Global Sustainable Development

Global Sustainable Development

29 January 2016
Year 12 Essay Contest 
Knitting Club

Knitting Club

29 January 2016
Tile House Mansion Tuesday Lunchtime Knitting Club
Author Visit

Author Visit

29 January 2016
Rhian Ivory 
Careers Interviews

Careers Interviews

29 January 2016
Year11 Carees Interiews
Sixth Form Talk

Sixth Form Talk

28 January 2016
CEO of Gemini People Presentation to Sixth Form   
Sponsorship  - High School Musical

Sponsorship - High School Musical

28 January 2016
Interested in Sponsoring us?
Oxford Art Trip

Oxford Art Trip

27 January 2016
Oxford Natural History Museum Trip Years 7 & 8
Year 5 Roman Day

Year 5 Roman Day

27 January 2016
The Romans visit Year 5
High School Musical

High School Musical

26 January 2016
Tickets Now on Sale
Maths at Tile House Mansion

Maths at Tile House Mansion

26 January 2016
Code Cracking!
 Philosophy and Religion

Philosophy and Religion

22 January 2016
The Silent Debate Year 9
Sixth Form Options Evening

Sixth Form Options Evening

22 January 2016
Options evening  6- 8.30pm
Photography Competition

Photography Competition

21 January 2016
Year 7 & 8 Competition themed "Reflections"
Barcelona 2016

Barcelona 2016

20 January 2016
Last Chance to get your place!
 Fire And Rescue Service visit the Junior School

Fire And Rescue Service visit the Junior School

20 January 2016
Northamptonshire Fire and Rescue Service visit Reception and Nursery children
Castle Competition

Castle Competition

20 January 2016
Well done to the overall Winner  Sam in 7LS
Gateway

Gateway

19 January 2016
Study and Homestay Programme
 Inter-school Debate

Inter-school Debate

19 January 2016
Fourth Annaul Brecow Inter-school Debate at Akeley Wood  Thursday 25 th February 2016,...
Jackie Beere OBE

Jackie Beere OBE

19 January 2016
Creating Resilient Learners an evening with Jackie Beere OBE Monday 1 st February 2016 6 -...
High School Musical

High School Musical

18 January 2016
Rehearsals are well under way!
High School Musical

High School Musical

15 January 2016
Tickets On Sale Soon £6.00
Lady Mayoress visit

Lady Mayoress visit

15 January 2016
Sixth form attend a talk from the Mayoress of Buckingham
Photography Competition

Photography Competition

15 January 2016
Winning Photo by Katie Weekes
Bronze Award for the Eco 7 Team

Bronze Award for the Eco 7 Team

15 January 2016
Akeley Wood School receives Environmental Award.
Sixth Form Chemistry Trip

Sixth Form Chemistry Trip

14 January 2016
A level Studenst Visit Oxford University's Department of Organic Chemistry
Questions for Tim Peake

Questions for Tim Peake

14 January 2016
Pupils at Tile House Mansion record video footage...
Insight Talk

Insight Talk

13 January 2016
Head of Digital content, RM Education gives talk to the Sixth Form
Sri Lanka Ball 2016

Sri Lanka Ball 2016

12 January 2016
Tickets now on sale!
Exceptional Potential Profiling

Exceptional Potential Profiling

12 January 2016
Mr Medd,  Head of geography is the first to showcase!
Mr Selfridge -  ITV  Fridays 9pm

Mr Selfridge - ITV Fridays 9pm

11 January 2016
The very talented Felicity Grimes staring in the final series.
Senior Ski Trip – San Sicario – December 2015

Senior Ski Trip – San Sicario – December 2015

11 January 2016
43 Students  ski in Italy and France, in the beautiful resort of Montgenevre during...
Multi-Sports Course

Multi-Sports Course

08 January 2016
Junior School Christmas Multi-Sports Course
Akeley Wood School

Akeley Wood School

08 January 2016
Akeley Wood Rebrand
Staff Panto

Staff Panto

07 January 2016
It's behind you!
Equestrian News

Equestrian News

07 January 2016
23rd January 2016  Competing to qualify for County
Extra Curricular Music AWSS

Extra Curricular Music AWSS

07 January 2016
A few changes to the Extra Curricular Time Table 
Apple Juice -Akeley's very own

Apple Juice -Akeley's very own

06 January 2016
Please call in to the Senior School reception to get some! 
Careers Insight Library

Careers Insight Library

06 January 2016
Helping students choose and follow their desired career path
Old Boys Rugby -  Harper-Wood Tournament

Old Boys Rugby - Harper-Wood Tournament

05 January 2016
Past Akeley Students join together to try and win the coveted Harpers Day Trophy 
Enterprise Team through to the Regional Finals!

Enterprise Team through to the Regional Finals!

04 January 2016
Enterprise Team - Real Business Challenge We are  delighted to confirm that our...
High School Musical Production

High School Musical Production

03 January 2016
2016 Akeley Drama Team presents  "High School Musical" Keep an eye out for further updates
Buckingham Christmas Parade

Buckingham Christmas Parade

16 December 2015
Junior School awarded 2nd Place in the Buckingham Christmas Parade
ECO 7 Recycling Your Christmas Cards

ECO 7 Recycling Your Christmas Cards

16 December 2015
Eco 7, Our Schools Enviromental Council will  recycle your Christmas cards!
Christmas Lunch at the Junior School

Christmas Lunch at the Junior School

16 December 2015
Pupils at the Junior School enjoy a fantastic Christmas Lunch!
Librarians Lunch at the Junior School

Librarians Lunch at the Junior School

16 December 2015
Librarians Lunch at the Junior School 
First Briton, Tim Peake, blasts off to the International Space Station

First Briton, Tim Peake, blasts off to the International...

15 December 2015
Students watch live coverage,  this morning,of the launch to the International Space Station
Christmas Lunch at the Akeley Wood Site and Tile House Mansion

Christmas Lunch at the Akeley Wood Site and Tile House...

15 December 2015
Students across both the Akeley Wood Site and Tile House Mansion  enjoyed a Feast for their...
Collaboration  between Science and Design Technology

Collaboration between Science and Design Technology

15 December 2015
Collaboration  between Science and Design Technology
Imperial College Visit

Imperial College Visit

14 December 2015
Year 12 History Students attend lectures at Imperial College, London
 Year 13 Psychology Students conduct psychological experiments

Year 13 Psychology Students conduct psychological...

14 December 2015
Year 13 Psychology Students spend an afternoon conducting experiments and observations in...
Christmas Hampers

Christmas Hampers

14 December 2015
Senior School bringing a little cheer to the wider community this Christmas
Junior School Christmas Fayre- Faws Update

Junior School Christmas Fayre- Faws Update

11 December 2015
A magical time with Santa and his Reindeer at the Faws Christmas Fayre
French Play

French Play

11 December 2015
Les Garçons, French play  - Visiting French Theatre Company 
The Big Draw 2015

The Big Draw 2015

10 December 2015
English and Art Departments collaborate on a project themed "Every Drawing Tells a Story"
Music Instrumental Lessons and Examinations

Music Instrumental Lessons and Examinations

10 December 2015
2 Year 8 Students gain Distinctions this term!
Senior School Carol Service

Senior School Carol Service

10 December 2015
A super evening at the Carol Service last evening at St. Peter & St. Paul's Church...
Volunteer Sri Lanka Update

Volunteer Sri Lanka Update

10 December 2015
Thanks  from the Team, to everyone for their help so far! A busy time accross the...
Year 9 Lectures Oxford University

Year 9 Lectures Oxford University

10 December 2015
Year 9 attend the  Oxford Science Christmas lecture series. 
Winner of the Senior School Photography Competition Themed 'Food'

Winner of the Senior School Photography Competition...

09 December 2015
Congratulations to Jemima Wilch Year 12 ,  Overall Winner
Live & Learn Presentation

Live & Learn Presentation

09 December 2015
 Sixth Form were given a presentation on Road Safety, by Buckinghamshire Fire & Rescue.
Photography Competition

Photography Competition

07 December 2015
Photography Competition at the Senior School - Themed 'Festivities'    
Creative Workshops

Creative Workshops

05 December 2015
Creative workshops for the community on Saturdays at AWSS  Learn a new skill and get...
Non-Uniform

Non-Uniform

04 December 2015
This Friday 4th December is Non- Uniform Day at the AWSS, Senior School and Tile House Mansion...
A level Life Drawing Classes

A level Life Drawing Classes

03 December 2015
A Level Students Attend a ten week Life drawing Class at Buckingham Art School, Stowe Castle.
Food Bank Project

Food Bank Project

03 December 2015
Supporting  the wider community through our “Food Bank” project
Year 12 Visit Cambridge University

Year 12 Visit Cambridge University

02 December 2015
Cambridge University tour  -  inspiring  students with their post A Level choices...
U16  First round for the Regionals Indoor Hockey

U16 First round for the Regionals Indoor Hockey

02 December 2015
U16 Compete in the first round of the Regional stage of the National Indoor School Champiionships
Winter Evening Concert

Winter Evening Concert

01 December 2015
Winter Evening Concert in the Billiard Room at the Senior School
Art and English cross-curricular trip to the Roald Dahl Museum

Art and English cross-curricular trip to the Roald Dahl...

01 December 2015
Art and English cross-curricular trip to the Roald Dahl Museum
U16 Indoor Hockey team

U16 Indoor Hockey team

29 November 2015
U16 Indoor Hockey team A fantastic effort from the U16 Indoor Hockey team this...

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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.