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Year 11 Prom Night

Year 11 Prom Night

30 June 2015
On Tuesday 23rd June at Silverstone Golf Club Akeley Wood School hosted a spectacular carnival...
Senior School Sports Day 2015

Senior School Sports Day 2015

26 June 2015
The Akeley Wood Senior Sports Day held yesterday made history as the first Sports Day that...
Fantastic Inspection Report!

Fantastic Inspection Report!

20 May 2015
Staff and students at Akeley Wood Senior School are celebrating after School Inspectors once...
Alumnus John Ostroff visits Akeley Wood

Alumnus John Ostroff visits Akeley Wood

15 May 2015
What a wonderful visit we had today from ex-pupil John Ostroff and his wife Pat.  John was...
Beauty and the Beast

Beauty and the Beast

24 March 2015
A beautiful girl, a hideous beast, an egomaniacal baddie and an enchanted castle full of...
Viewing the Solar Eclipse at Akeley Wood School

Viewing the Solar Eclipse at Akeley Wood School

23 March 2015
Pupils at Akeley Wood School gathered with excitement on Friday 20 th March to experience the...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
U16 Hockey Team through to the Regional Round of the National School Championships!

U16 Hockey Team through to the Regional Round of the...

23 October 2014
Akeley Wood U16s are through the the Regional Round of the National School Championships!...
World War 1 - Trench Corridor Construction Underway

World War 1 - Trench Corridor Construction Underway

21 October 2014
Staff, pupils and parents set to work over the weekend in the corridor leading to the History...
Exchange Programme Activities 2014

Exchange Programme Activities 2014

01 October 2014
ExPro is the international student exchange programme for Cognita schools, offering exciting...
European Language Week

European Language Week

30 September 2014
European Language Week is an initiative of the Council of Europe held in September/October...
World War One - Together we will remember

World War One - Together we will remember

15 September 2014
The pupils and staff of Akeley Wood School are commemorating the centenary of the First World...
Year 11 Celebrates Fantastic GCSE Results!

Year 11 Celebrates Fantastic GCSE Results!

21 August 2014
Staff and pupils at Akeley Wood School are celebrating after another year of excellent GCSE...
A Level Success for Akeley Wood School

A Level Success for Akeley Wood School

14 August 2014
Pupils at Akeley Wood School celebrate A Level results! Akeley Wood School is proud to...
School admissions update

School admissions update

29 July 2014
Akeley Wood Junior and Senior Schools are open throughout the Summer holiday to take admissions...
Senior School Sports Day 2014

Senior School Sports Day 2014

30 June 2014
On Wednesday the 25 th of June Akeley Wood Senior School held its annual Sports Day. ...
Dubai 24hr Cycle

Dubai 24hr Cycle

26 June 2014
On Friday 13 th June 41 courageous Year 9 and 10 pupils completed a sponsored 24 hour cycle...
Headship Appointment

Headship Appointment

18 June 2014
We are very pleased to announce the appointment of Mrs Jenny Clough as Headmistress from...
Akeley Wood School at Towcester Food Festival

Akeley Wood School at Towcester Food Festival

09 June 2014
We had a wonderful time at Towcester Food Festival, challenging local children to make their own...
Akeley Wood School at Royal Windsor Horse Show

Akeley Wood School at Royal Windsor Horse Show

21 May 2014
Our amazing Akeley Wood Equestrian Team, Maizy Davis, Martha Aaron-Holmes, Ellie Davis and...
Cognita Music Festival

Cognita Music Festival

12 May 2014
“The aim of this event is to recognise and celebrate the musical life of our schools, to...
Yr 10 Pupil Daniel Hynes qualified to represent Buckinghamshire.

Yr 10 Pupil Daniel Hynes qualified to represent...

24 March 2014
In recent weeks, Daniel Hynes (10CD) has been busy competing at two very high level events. 
Equestrian Team News

Equestrian Team News

27 January 2014
Last Sunday our equestrian riders took part in Cedars Upper School show jumping competition at...
Akeley's Got Talent

Akeley's Got Talent

17 January 2014
The Big Micro Draw 2013

The Big Micro Draw 2013

18 November 2013
Sri Lanka Trip Report

Sri Lanka Trip Report

18 October 2013
Photo of The Month

Photo of The Month

04 June 2013

Italy Sports Tour Update

11 April 2013
Grease is the Word!

Grease is the Word!

18 March 2013

Grease Is The Word

21 February 2013
Stunning photography

Stunning photography

12 February 2013
Junior Choir goes on tour

Junior Choir goes on tour

17 December 2012
Blowing Our Own Trumpet!

Blowing Our Own Trumpet!

22 October 2012
Akeley Woodstock postponed

Akeley Woodstock postponed

18 September 2012
Advent Lunchtime Concert

Advent Lunchtime Concert

19 December 2011
Music in Quiet Places 2011

Music in Quiet Places 2011

19 December 2011

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02 Jul

Please spend a few moments to vote for the Akeley Wood Junior School Boys' Choir. http://t.co/4Z4tFpIF2k

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25 Jun

The Akeley Wood Senior Sports Day held yesterday made history as the first Sports Day that resulted in a tie!... http://t.co/JgpWOTKjb5

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25 Jun

A fantastic turn out at Junior School Sports Day today. Relay, hurdles, egg and spoon, and sprint races are being... http://t.co/9k156oxrR6

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06 Jun

A beautiful and busy Saturday at the Senior School. Year 9 students setting off on their second day of Duke of... http://t.co/uNdWcjIKJQ

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06 Jun

Smoothie making at Towcester Food Festival! http://t.co/DNbQ6u9oTN

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06 Jun

All ready for a fabulous day at Towcester Food Festival http://t.co/bcN55FtiUt

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15 May

Year 4 at the Frontier Centre, Irthlingborough. All arrived safely, looking forward to a fun couple of days! http://t.co/UlRipsPdHG

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15 May

We are delighted to announce that Tracey Abbott, our Junior School SENCo, has been awarded a Highly Commended in... http://t.co/8IADMcL8y9

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15 May

Well done to Mrs Abbott who is currently at the Cognita Schools Excellence Awards in Singapore. We hope you're... http://t.co/fw7E7Xmifi

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15 May

Well done to Year 1 for a fantastic Assembly today. We all heard so much about endangered animals and thought... http://t.co/ec0N1L7roz

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13 May

Another glorious morning here at Akeley Wood School.

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12 May

Politically correct. Last Thursday the pupils at Tile House Mansion and Akeley Wood were given the opportunity... http://t.co/UXABE3JPX5

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11 May

This weekend saw the Duke of Edinburgh Bronze Assessment Expedition set off for the Hartington area of the Peak... http://t.co/3DHqriEVjX

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11 May

On Friday 1st May, children from Akeley Wood Junior School travelled to London and interviewed Kakenya Ntaiya.... http://t.co/FAd2QLMWvB

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08 May

Akeley Wood Musician of the Year Congratulations to all of our musicians who performed at the Prize Winners... http://t.co/qEjeLACcJ7

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07 May

We that hope all our Year 5 children enjoy their action packed PGL trip. We look forward to sharing some... http://t.co/S7onbEKUJN

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30 Apr

Smile - Senior School photograph today, let's hope the rain cloud holds off. http://t.co/LPx2XcBwaA

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30 Apr

Smile! Senior School photograph today! http://t.co/dNGkwdU0hD

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26 Apr

Good Luck to Mr Andrew Jackson, Assistant Director of Sport, who is running the London Marathon today. He is... http://t.co/QbiBolawTr

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24 Apr

The Junior School & Nursery had great fun celebrating St. George's Day this week. The Nursery children took part... http://t.co/wceZxpIj63