St James School - Foreign Language Spelling Bee Success

The Foreign Language Spelling Bee is a national competition for students in Year 7 (aged 11) who are learning a foreign language to practise and improve their vocabulary, spelling, pronunciation and memory skills in the… Read More

Grenville House Day 2!

Sunshine again, another scorcher! We had another amazing day of activities. Canoeing, kayaking and climbing the high ropes, with hand-made sandwich lunch to break up the day. There was much excitement every time somebody chose the… Read More

Grenville House – Day One!

The Grenville Residential starts today! We arrived after a short coach journey just in time for a tour of the facilities and the dos and don’ts of Grenville life! Laughter and merriment ensued as most of… Read More

Key Stage 4 Awards Evening – Years 9 and 10

On Thursday 27th June we celebrated Key Stage Four Award’s Evening for pupils in Year 9 and 10. The evening started with a performance of ‘When I Grow Up’ from the musical Matilda. We were… Read More

Furry Friday!

To support our chosen charity as voted for by the school council (the RSPCA), we have raised money by donating £1 to dress up in our best animal gear for Furry Friday. The range of… Read More

In the jungle

In the Jungle Although it has been a very busy week we have still had time to explore ‘the jungle’; discovering what the climate is like and the wildlife there. We used the poetry book ‘Rumble… Read More

Sporty Superstars!

This week we had our sports day and what an amazing day it was! We were really proud of the sportsmanship and encouragement that children showed towards each other. The round-robin events were great fun… Read More

Zoo-per Zoologists!!

Although  it was a wet and rainy start, Year 2 had an amazing time at Paignton Zoo! When we arrived, we realised that the weather had put most other people off and we had the… Read More

Imagination

Caterpillar update Our caterpillars have grown and changed very quickly- in about a week they were fully grown! Now each class has a pot of caterpillar chrysalis’ and it’s just a waiting game to see who… Read More

Clean air day 2019

Air pollution affects us from our first breath to our last. Find out how to protect your health and get involved in #CleanAirDay on 20th June 2019. It we all work together we could have… Read More