Opportunities To Visit Akeley Wood

Opportunities To Visit Akeley Wood

Our Open Events

Let us bring the magic of Akeley to you

Akeley Wood Virtual Tours

Join us for our Virtual Open Day!

Hear what our students and staff think of Akeley Wood. Enjoy a guided tour and walk through corridors, discover our extensive facilities and watch lessons taking place from the comfort of your own home.

AW6 Subject Information Evening
Thursday 13th May, 6.00-7.30pm

Join us to find out more about AW6 and the courses that will be on offer from September 2021. After a general introduction, you will have the opportunity to talk to up to four subject teachers before we finish with a Q&A. To join us please email admissions@akeleywoodschool.co.uk

Open Evening
Thursday 24th June, 5.00pm – 8.00pm

We are delighted to invite you to our first in person event in over a year. Our three campuses are open to give you a glimpse of life at Akeley Wood. Staff and students can’t wait to meet you to show you the school and talk about life at Akeley. Subject activities for you to watch and take part in will showcase the best of an Akeley education. To join us please email admissions@akeleywoodschool.co.uk or complete the booking form.

Face to Face Tours 
Individual tours of the Junior and Senior School are offered every day at 4.30pm, 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

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, meet our students and explore our beautiful settings while you hear more about our outstanding educational offer.


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) – Meet Head of Juniors, Kara Dowson, along with two of our students and take a tour around our beautiful Wicken Park Campus.

Tile House Mansion (Years 7 & 8) – Meet Simi and Duscan as they show you around Tile House Mansion; one of our stunning Senior School campuses set in idyllic woodland.

Akeley Wood House (Years 9 – 13) – Explore every corner of Akeley Wood House, our largest setting and home to Years 9 to 13. Through this interactive 3D tour, you’ll be able to walk through our orchard, Music Tech rooms and Sports dome – plus much, much more


We are also able to conduct private tours around all three campuses should you wish to visit in person. These take place outside of school hours and are 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

Years 7 & 801280 860834

Year 9 – 1301280 828122

Taster Days

While our taster days in their usual format are currently on hold, our Admissions Team would love to talk to you through a typical working day at Akeley, and all the opportunities available to your child.

We can still bring Akeley Wood to you virtually in the mean time, so please do contact us and we will send you our virtual best bits. These include a virtual tour of the Junior and Senior schools, given by students themselves and packed with useful information on life at Akeley, as well as 3D plans of each campus to illustrate the extensive facilities available to your child.

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