Art Students in the “Spotlight”

Dedicated and committed GCSE Art students from Year 10, 11 and 12 participated on Friday the 1st of December in an exciting workshop entitled “Liberating Art”. This was a project launched last year and we had Clive Stafford Smith, a British attorney who specialises in the area of civil rights come in to talk to […]

Parliament Trip

On Wednesday 8th November, thirteen students from the Sir John Colfox Academy travelled to London to take up the opportunity of visiting the House of Parliament to meet with West Dorset MP, Sir Oliver Letwin.  The group, with students aged eleven to sixteen, visited Westminster Hall, which is the biggest and oldest part of parliament, […]

Sports Presentation 2017

It is has been another outstanding year of Sport in The Sir John Colfox Academy. Participation continues to increase, and we continue our tradition of playing a large number of fixtures against other schools, in a variety of different sports.  All over the county our reputation for sporting participation and excellence continues to grow.  It […]

Visit to The Houses of Parliament

On Thursday 12th October twenty-one students from the joint sixth form visited the Houses of Parliament. Students had an amazing experience, on the way through the different courtyards to enter the Palace they saw AMS I Lord Sugar’s Bentley, unfortunately he was not seen! Students first visited Westminster Hall where many famous world leaders have visited […]

Hinomaru Fundraising Day 2017

Hinomaru Day this year was a fantastic end to the first half term. This year Hinomaru House Leadership Team decided that we would do a foodbank collection for the local foodbank Cupboard Love with a challenge of collecting and donating at least 500 items.  Prior to our charity day, Reverend Pete Stone from the Bridport […]