Paxton Academy Sports and Science

Paxton Academy Sports and Science is a primary school in Croydon. The school, which opened in 2014, was established by a group of local parents and has three forms of entry. The school's philosophy is based upon 'more time for learning' which means that the school operates a longer day and school year than most. Paxton Academy also has sport as a specialism, which it uses to conduct research into how exercise impacts a child's academic performance.