Stellar Student Shines

Year 13 Colfox student Thaisen Chant has won a prestigious place presenting to the Royal Society in London. Thaisen completed his Nuffield Research Placement ‘How does the composition of a star change throughout its lifetime?’ under the mentorship of Brian Sheen at Roseland Observatory in Cornwall. Thaisen, currently studying Physics, Maths, Further Maths and Chemistry […]

Mary Poppins Junior 2018 Production

Performances are Wednesday 6th – Friday 9th November at 7.00pm in the main hall This year we are very excited to be performing Mary Poppins Junior.  Rehearsals are well underway and the students are really enjoying learning the songs, lines and choreography for this great production.  Based on one of the most popular Disney movies […]

Academy is Awarded UNICEF Silver Award

Rights Respecting Silver Award The Sir John Colfox Academy has been awarded the UNICEF Silver Award for Rights Respecting Schools. The school first achieved recognition for being a Rights Respecting School in 2010 and this year staff and students set themselves the goal of achieving the Silver Award. Rights Respecting Ambassador Harry Brown from Year 8 said: “At the start of […]