Best GCSE Results Ever

September 15, 2014 in Exam Results, Front Page Messages

Best Ever Exam Results
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In a year when a significant drop in GCSE results was being predicted, the Sir John Colfox School has scored their best ever set of GCSE results.

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Rights Respecting Schools Workshop

September 15, 2014 in Front Page Messages

RRS Website 2 Last year a Rights Respecting Schools group was formed to review the current Charter that we have in school and at the end of the summer term this group met with Mrs Taylor and put forward an action plan that they would like to implement throughout this coming school year.  Read the rest of this entry →

Working Together

October 10, 2014 in Front Page Messages

Digital Camera On Monday 29th September, the new year 7 from the Sir John Colfox School arrived at Hooke Court residential centre for a day and a half of fun team – building.  The aim was for students to really get to know each other, the tutors and the Heads of House Read the rest of this entry →

Colfox Continue To Dominate At Cross Country

September 29, 2014 in Front Page Messages

Cross Country Poole 3 The Colfox cross-country team took the long journey across the County to compete as guests in the Poole Cross-Country League. This is always a great opportunity for us to test ourselves against the best teams in the County and see just how good we are at the moment! Read the rest of this entry →

First Rugby Fixture of The Season

September 29, 2014 in Front Page Messages

Y10 Rugby The Year 10 team travelled to Beaminster for their first rugby fixture of the season knowing that they needed to get off to a good start against a side that they had only narrowly beaten last season.    Read the rest of this entry →

Inter-House Cross Country 2014

September 29, 2014 in Front Page Messages

Inter House Cross Country The Tug of War was always going to be difficult to follow but the 2014 inter-house cross-country was simply incredible. Never has the school had such strength in depth in running and it was always going to be difficult to predict who would win. Read the rest of this entry →

Students Learn about the Future of Science

September 25, 2014 in Front Page Messages

AD Professor David Wilson 21 Year 10 and 11 students were treated to an insightful and inspiring talk from Professor David Wilson who was visiting as part of the Speakers for Schools Programme. Professor Wilson lectured on a range of topics linked to human genetics and stem cells, areas that are tested in the GCSE science modules. He was also keen to discuss the ethics of such research. Read the rest of this entry →