To equip the children with the confidence and the skills to learn academically, vocationally, socially and spiritually and to take responsibility for their learning and actions.
To provide a stimulating, high quality curriculum which is fully inclusive develops potential and enables achievement and enjoyment for all children in our care.
To provide a safe, happy and healthy environment in which children are encouraged to adopt a healthy lifestyle.
To create a welcoming school community, in which all families are encouraged to play an active role in their child’s education.
To encourage all pupils to make a valuable contribution to the school, local and wider communities.
To develop respect and consideration for the beliefs, differences and ways of life of everyone involved in the school.
To enable children to explore and discuss faith and worship, working from a Christian foundation, in the context of a multi-faith society.
‘Inspiring and Growing for Fullness of Life’
St James’ Church of England Primary School provides the highest quality education within the context of caring Christian beliefs and practices; in partnership with St. Philip and St. James’ Church. St. James’ is a creative, nurturing inclusive community, shaped by our vision for spiritual growth and our Christian values. Children, of any faith or none, are given the opportunity to develop their own spirituality, valuing wisdom, growing in hope, showing respect and exploring big questions.