Year 8 Parents’ Evening

 Year 8 Parents' Evening Wednesday 25th January.  Bookings can be made using the link below.

Fox News Autumn 2016

Stop Press! RAG Week (£1500 raised at the time of writing), and the 'Colfox Christmas Cracker' event and Senior Prize Giving were a lovely way to end 2016.  The first edition of the Colfox News Digital is now available to read on the website. There are lots of great photos and articles about our students' busy term.  Please click here to take a look.

Senior Prize Giving 2016

On Thursday 15th the Sir John Colfox Academy held its annual Senior Prize Giving evening.  Awards were presented to students in Years 10, 11, 12 and 13 for academic excellence and for contributions to the school community.  To read more please  Click here .  

Enrichment Week 2017

Next summer our final full week of term will be ‘Enrichment Week’ (formerly Activities Week).   All of our students in Years 7-10 will now be involved in this week. To see the Enrichment Booklet for 2017 and all the activities on offer please Click here .  

Inspirational Poetry Workshop

On Monday 28th November Year 9 Colfox students prepared to fight on the Western Front with Chris Copson from the Dorchester Keep Museum, Dorchester. Click here to read more

Admission Policy 2017-18 Consultation

We are proposing some changes to our Admission Policy in 2017-18 to bring it in line with new national guidelines.  The changes relate to two sections in the oversubscription criteria: To read more please Click here.  

Bugsy Malone a Big Hit With Audiences

The academy's production of Bugsy Malone was a big hit with audiences, the amazing response and sell out performances really meant a lot to the cast and crew whose hard work and dedication made the show such a success. To read more click here

Creative Writing Workshop

On Wednesday 9th November a group of A Level Creative Writing students took part in a writers workshop with celebrated crime writers Robert Twigger and Jason Webster. The focus of the trip was on providing students with an insight into the creative process by published authors, with particular focus on character creation, suspense, and narrative style. click here to read more



MLT Mural Art Project

Local schools from The Minerva Learning Trust have now completed work on a 7.5m long mural which will be installed on the hoarding outside the LSI.  Over 100 students from across the Sir John Colfox Academy, Bridport Primary, St Mary’s CE and Burton Bradstock CE Primary Schools worked on the project with Miss*C’s Graffiti Academy. Click her to read more