Year 7 and 8 Parents’ Evenings
Year 7 Wednesday 5 July 2017 4.00-7.00pm.
Year 8 Thursday 13 July 2017 4.00-7.00pm.
Appointments can now be booked via MCAS.
St Catherine’s Crowned Area Quad Kids Winners
St Catherine’s were this year’s winners of the Bridport and Beaminster area Quad Kids athletics competition. 14
teams battled it out at the Sir John Colfox Academy on a lovely afternoon which was led by school PE staff alongside
their young sports leaders. Click here to read more.
WisePay Trial For Year 10 Students
We are going to be trialling a system for online payments to the school, as an alternative to receiving cheques and cash. Year 10 are going to be the pilot group for this trial. If this proves to be successful with no hitches, it will be rolled out to all year groups in September. Click here for more information
Year 8 Imperial War Museum Trip 2017
On Wednesday 17th May forty-one, year eight students travelled to London on this year’s humanities trip to the Imperial War Museum. After a lengthy journey on the coach, we finally arrived at the museum. Click here to read more.
Silver Duke of Edinburgh Practice Weekend
Five sixth formers navigated their way across the New Forest from Brockenhurst to Fangham on their Silver Expedition Practice weekend. Click here to read more.
Year 11 Leavers Assembly and Evening Prom
Year 11 finished on Thursday 11 May. The day started with what has now become a tradition the signing of shirts. This was followed by a lovely leavers assembly where memories and stories from the past 5 years were shared between staff and students. Click here to read more and photos of the day.
Music at the Royal Albert Hall
On Saturday 6 May 13 students went on an adventure filled trip to the Royal Albert Hall to see the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra perform a concert of movie themes. The concert featured some of the GCSE music set works so was an excellent opportunity for those students to hear these performed live. Click here to read more
Year 10 Work Experience Awards 2017
Just over 60 students received awards at a special assembly on Monday 8th May in recognition of their achievements while on work experience in March. Awards for excellence were given to 43 students who were graded excellent by their employer in all 8 employability skills categories on the report form. Click here to read more
Art Workshops At The Lyric
During the Easter break art students from the Sir John Colfox Academy attended 'puppet/props and structures' workshops led by Holly Miller.
Dorset Parent-Carer Council
The Dorset Parent Carer Council offers information and support to parents and carers of children who have a variety of special needs from complex medical to challenging behaviour to learning or physical difficulties and more. Click here for more information.