It is now time for online applications to be made for Reception class 2020. Currently, we have many ‘interest’ requests sitting on our school files. If you have not already completed an ‘interest’ form, it would be advisable to do so, even if your young child has a brother or sister at school, or if they attend St. James’ Pre-School.

Please don’t assume that children will be automatically offered a place at St. James’ - offers can only be made online on the County web site (available now). 

As we were oversubscribed and had to turn away children this year, I would not want to disappoint anyone, especially existing families! County web address:

The deadline for applications to primary schools is mid January 2020.

Remember, if you want your child to be considered on a high criteria i.e. they have an educational, medical or social care need; you attend church regularly (at least once a month) or your child has a brother or sister at St. James’ School, then please ensure this information is given on line or on the school’s own supplementary application form available here.

Admissions Policy 2020-2021


Your child’s report will be sent out via Sea-Saw on Friday 5th. July. Please look out for the report and promptly print off/download the report for future reference. There is an expectation that all families are now on Sea-Saw. We will also be s more
Our Sports’ Days will soon be upon us, weather permitting. The running track has had to be relocated because of the MUGA meaning that the parents viewing area will be solely on the field, not on the KS1 playground. I strongly advise all grownups to more