Akeley Wood School consistently impresses school inspection teams, whose glowing reports are testament to the continued hard work and commitment that goes into providing our students with the very best education in a safe and nurturing environment, unlocking creative spirits and building inquiring minds.


Here are a few extracts of what inspectors said about us following the most recent inspections:

Senior School

School Inspection Service, April 2015

“The outstanding curriculum provides pupils with an excellent range of subjects that are relevant to each stage of their development, their learning needs and aspirations […] augmented by a very wide range of extracurricular activities, which helps to produce open-minded and accomplished individuals.”

“The quality of teaching and assessment is excellent.”

“Pupils’ spiritual, moral, social and cultural development is good […] and their behaviour is outstanding.”

Junior School

School Inspection Service, April 2016

We are delighted that the School report describes our pupils as “well-rounded individuals who are keen to learn” and notes they are “happy, courteous and friendly.” 


School Inspection Service, April 2016

The Nursery report commends the activities we provide as “supporting continuous improvement,” with children’s social and language skills described as “outstanding.” 

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