Private Sixth Form in Buckingham

About Our Sixth Form

Akeley Wood’s thriving Sixth Form offers a stimulating environment for study and a purpose-built Common Room for our young adults to prepare for university, apprenticeships or the workplace.

  • Ages 16 to 18 years
  • Enrichment Programme
  • Over 20 A-Level options
  • Rigorous academic tracking and parental feedback
  • Wealth of service and leadership opportunities
  • 15% of students achieved an A*-A grade at A-Level in 2016, a 13% increase on the ALIS average
  • Practical and vocational career opportunities

   

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

School Inspection Service, April 2015

Moving onto University & Beyond

Our approach is student-centric, helping steer young people in their chosen direction be it university, apprenticeship or into the world of work.

Sixth Form Taster Day

Visit an Akeley Wood School Sixth Form Taster Day and learn more about what it’s like to be a student with us. We’ll take you through the subject choices on offer and demonstrate how we ensure students stay on track with study.

Sixth Form Taster Days are open to Akeley Wood School students and parents as well as prospective students and parents.

Latest Inspection Report

“The wide range of subjects, the specialist knowledge of teachers and the high quality of teaching skills in general ensure that all pupils, irrespective of their ability, have outstanding opportunities to acquire new knowledge and to make progress. The depth of teachers’ subject knowledge and their enthusiasm for teaching have a strong influence on the high quality of teaching and learning.”


 

Open Days & Private Tours

The format involves an introduction from the Head Teacher and a tour of the school led by a senior member of staff followed by a Q&A session. We recommend that places are booked in advance.

 

Upcoming open day:

Saturday 23rd September

 

You can also book a private tour with us. These must be organised in advance with the Admissions Team. Where possible the Headmaster will spend some time with you but this cannot be guaranteed.

Learn more

Learn more about our Senior School

Book a Visit

Join us at a Coffee Morning, Open Day or book a Private Tour

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Find out more about what our school can offer your child