We provide fencing and access solutions to more than 750 education facilities every year. We have a wide range of steel and timber fencing suitable for the education sector, with anti-trap solutions for playgrounds, strong, anti-climb vertical bar and welded mesh fencing for school perimeters, timber acoustic fencing for reducing noise, and access control options for creating seamless boundaries.

Our 25 year guarantee included with all our timber and steel products offers a sustainable, economic long-term solution for any nursery, school or university.

School fencing options

Our school fencing options include vertical bar fencing and welded mesh panels with anti-climb properties and tamper-proof construction in a range of secure and non-intimidating designs, all with a 25 year guarantee.

Best fencing for playgrounds

There are a number of risks associated with playground fencing - we've got it covered with child-friendly solutions, including RoSPA approved anti-trap fencing, attractive planed timber fences, and self-closing safety gates.

Making schools quieter with acoustic fencing

We installed 227 metres of timber reflective acoustic fencing for The Leys School in Cambridge to provide a quieter environment for nearby residents. Jakoustic® Fencing provides an effective noise reduction solution, with its unique tuning-fork posts and black powder coated steel spur posts.

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Blogs, articles, tips and advice

We've got top tips to secure your school perimeter, and essential guidance on installing and maintaining safe automated gates, amongst a wealth of other helpful topics in our blog.

How to avoid them

5 playground fencing mistakes

Every year in the UK thousands of children are injured due to fencing and gates as a result of poor quality or failure to consider their safety and security features.

Best Practice

Outdoor Storage For Schools

With a large volume of people in one place, keeping storage areas secure is vital for the safety and security of staff, students and visitors.

5 factors to consider

Specifying fencing for schools

When specifying fencing for schools, it is worth considering not only how secure a school’s fencing is, but also the impression it makes.

What to consider

School access control

Poorly planned or unmaintained access control systems put buildings, people and valuables at risk.

Case studies

Whether it's replacing a gate, increasing security, creating a better site layout, or reducing noise; find inspiration, guidance and unique solutions from our bank of case studies for your school fencing project.

Hope View Indepedent School

Situated in a challenging area; off a major transport route and next to a train station, better perimeter fencing was required to keep pupils safe.

Barnardo's Special Needs School

In order to mitigate the risk of trespassing and vandalism, perimeter fencing and gates were required to secure the grounds, which next to a busy main road also presented the danger of oncoming traffic.

Northwood School

We were able to understand the needs of the project and were able to offer a variety of Jacksons products for a range of purposes, all designed to make the site safe and secure for students, staff, and visitors.

Oakdale Primary School

When it came to updating the school perimeter and sports fencing, the school wanted a solution which would keep students, staff and guests safe and provide reliable access control.