Our Open Events
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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.
Saturday 25th September
Junior School and Nursery: 9.30am – 12.30pm
Senior School and AW6: 10.00am – 1.30pm
Join us at Akeley Wood as we open our doors for the first time in over a year! Staff and students will be on hand to talk to you about all aspects of life at Akeley and show you around our beautiful campuses. Wicken Park is home to our Junior pupils, Akeley Wood House is home to Years 7-11 and Tile House Mansion is our new home for AW6.
AW6 Open House
Wednesday 13th October
6.00pm – 8.00pm
Join us at AW6 to find out more about life at AW6 and the subjects we offer. Talk to our dedicated team of staff, current students and see how our new AW6 will prepare you for university and beyond.
Face to Face 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 email@example.com
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.
Take a Virtual Tour
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or on the following numbers –
Junior School – 01908 555803
Years 7 & 8 – 01280 860834
Year 9 – 13 – 01280 828122
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.
Please fill out the form below to book a visit to our school.