We are Paxman Academy
We are immensely proud to have the opportunity to build a school with the highest expectations and aspirations from the beginning. In September 2019, 180 Year 7 students will be admitted. Year on year this will grow until the school will provide 900 places for local students by 2023.
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Our Journey So Far
Paxman Academy is part of The Sigma Trust a local partnership of seven academies in North East Essex. Sigma was formally established in September 2016 and currently consists of 5 secondary schools, a junior school and an infant and nursery school.
In the Press
Welcome to new £14m academy Colchester Evening Gazette article dated 10th September 2019 Click here for more information
Headteacher has high hopes for new Colchester secondary school The headteacher of a new secondary school has spoken of her…
150 Years of Paxman’s in Colchester https://www.gazette-news.co.uk/news/16994865.gallery-150-years-of-paxmans-in-colchester/
The topping out marks a milestone in the construction process when the building becomes watertight and work moves inside to…