News from Colfox Spring 2022

Welcome to our new newsletter, where we celebrate all the great things that have happened this term! It has been a very positive term and it has been great that so many events and activities have returned. Our students have done many brilliant things, take a look inside our newsletter below! You’ll see how much […]

Students help Ukraine Appeal

Sir John Colfox Academy supports Ukraine 

Colfox students have raised £1,000 for the Ukraine Appeal during a charity fun day.  Students from Toro, one of the Academy’s four houses, organised the event, which included a cake sale, games, face painting and other fun activities. The ‘Toro Day’ fundraiser was held on 4 March.  Julia May, Head of Toro House, said: “Our […]

Congratulations to our students Stan and Saffi for being elected to UK Youth Parliament

Two Colfox students elected to UK Youth Parliament – well done!

Two talented students from the Sir John Colfox Academy have been elected to the UK Youth Parliament, an amazing achievement! Congratulations to Stan Bowden, 16, who has been elected to represent Dorset as a Member of the Youth Parliament and well done to Saffi Pearse, 15, who has been elected as a Deputy Member of […]

Live theatre comes to Colfox

Live theatre celebrated at Colfox

Hundreds of students enjoyed the return of live theatre when a touring company visited the Sir John Colfox Academy.   The ‘Handlebards’ Touring Theatre company gave a performance of Macbeth in the school’s hall on Friday. (4/5) Lucy Wright, Head of English, at the Sir John Colfox Academy, said: “It was fantastic to see students enjoying the play. […]