Opportunities To Visit Akeley Wood

Opportunities To Visit Akeley Wood

Join us for our next Open Morning

Come and visit our historic and idyllic settings during our next open morning. You’ll be able to chat to teachers, meet current students and discover what makes an Akeley education so adventurous. Explore a perfect blend of pastoral care and academic excellence, ensuring that every child receives an education tailored to their passions and strengths in a nurturing environment.

Book your place at our next Open Morning by calling us on 01280 828122 or via email at admissions@akeleywoodschool.co.uk.

EventDateBook Your Place
Whole School Open MorningSaturday 24th September 2022Call 01280 828122

Taster Days and Breakfast with the Head Events

We’re delighted to be able to offer children looking to join Akeley Wood School a chance to experience a day in the life of an Akeley student during our Taster Days. As well as this, we regularly hold Breakfast with the Head events, allowing prospective families the chance to meet our Junior and Senior School headteachers within our beautiful campuses.


Junior School and Nursery Events

EventDateBook your place

Senior School and Sixth Form Events

EventDateBook Your Place
AW6 Transition DayMonday 27th JuneCall 01280 828122

Personal School Tours 

Individual tours of the Junior and Senior School are offered by appointment only. You can visit the school and meet our staff who will talk to you about the benefits of an Akeley education.

Nursery tours are arranged on an individual basis.

To arrange a tour, please email admissions@akeleywoodschool.co.uk


Let us bring the magic of Akeley to your home with our Virtual Open Day.

Hear what our students and staff think of Akeley Wood. Walk through every corridor of our Junior and Senior School campuses during 3D tours, and discover our extensive facilities from the comfort of your own home.

Please feel free to call or email our Admissions Team to learn more about our welcoming  environment, creative and adventurous approach to learning and wealth of opportunity both inside and outside the classroom.  Why not get in touch with us here by filling in the form and a member of our admissions team will be in contact with you.  We are always happy to speak to you and arrange a private tour in person, so please do call our Admissions team by phone on 01280 828122.

Discover everything that Akeley has to offer without even setting foot inside the door. Take a look at our virtual tours and explore our beautiful settings from the comfort of your own home.

Nursery – Meet Nursery manager, Hannah Winnett, and our Nursery room leaders. Take a look at each room and discover how we will care for your child and support them in their transition to ‘Big School’.

Junior School (Reception – Year 6)Tour our idyllic Wicken Park Campus and discover our specialist classrooms, dedicated Reception setting, beautiful sports grounds and much more.

Akeley Wood House (Years 7 – 11) – Explore every corner of Akeley Wood House, our largest setting and home to Years 7 to 11. Through this interactive 3D tour, you’ll be able to walk through our orchard, Music Tech rooms and Sports dome – plus much, much more

AW6 – Take a look at our dedicated Sixth Form area to find out more about our exciting new AW6 campus. Please contact us on admissions@akeleywoodschool.ac.uk or 01280 828122 to arrange a personal 1:1 tour of our brand new dedicated Sixth Form campus.

We are also able to conduct private tours around all three campuses should you wish to visit in person. These take place by appointment only. For any more information or to book a 1:1 tour, please contact admissions on admissions@akeleywoodschool.co.uk or on the following numbers –

Junior School01908 555803

Year 7 – 11 – 01280 828122

Year 12 – 13 – 01280 828122

Contact Admissions

Please fill out the form below to book a visit to our school.

Junior School Contact Numbers

General number
01908 571231
Admission number
01908 555803

Senior School Contact Numbers

General number
01280 860182
Admission number
01280 828122

Senior & Sixth Form Contact Numbers

General number
01280 814110
Admission number
01280 828122