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. […]

Adler Art Cup entry

Creativity and Fun celebrated at the Art Cup 

Students produced amazing work at our inter-house Art Cup and had a lot of fun.   Around 50 students from different year groups worked together in their houses to complete large artwork banners inspired by the theme ‘Our Place in the World’.  After a closely fought and enjoyable competition, where wonderful mixed media work was created, […]

History comes to life at WW1 workshop

History was brought to life at a fascinating WW1 workshop at the Sir John Colfox Academy. Students experienced the sights, sounds and smells of war and learned about the reality of life in the trenches at special sessions this week.   The living history workshop saw Year 11 history students taking part in gas drills, inspecting […]

Students stand for the UK Youth Parliament

Two talented students from the Sir John Colfox Academy are standing for election to the UK Youth Parliament.  Saffi in Year 10 and Stan in Year 11 are campaigning for votes in next week’s election, because they are keen to represent young people and make the world a better place.  Stan, 15, said: “I want […]