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St James the Great RC Primary and Nursery School is a charitable company limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales

(registered number 7937939). 

Registered office: Windsor Road, Thornton Heath, Surrey CR7 8HJ



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The latest issue of our school newspaper The Shell is now out. Download the Autumn 2014 Issue Here


The Prevent Strategy


Protecting children from the risk of radicalisation is seen as part of schools’ wider safeguarding duties, and is similar in nature to protecting children from other forms of harm and abuse. From 1 July 2015 schools have been subject to a duty under section 26 of the Counter-Terrorism and Security Act 2015, to have “due regard to the need to prevent people from being drawn into terrorism”. This duty is known as the Prevent duty. Please find a parent leaflet explaining what the Prevent duty means for our school via the Statutory web site items tab on this page.



Friends Association News


Thank You

A big thank you to everyone who helped make our Christmas Fayre another great success. Whether by helping on a stall or just by attending your support is hugely appreciated. We raised in excess of 11K

REMEMBER all the money raised, from the support of parents and their families, will go back into the school to benefit all the children that attend St James the Great.


Upcoming Events

The Friends Association are holding a fundraising family bingo night on Saturday 27th February 2016. Come and join us for a fun evening, with lots of prizes to be won, a raffle, children's bar and our fully licensed adult bar.

Entrance is 2 per adult, primary school age children free (however, ALL children are expected to stay in the hall and be supervised by parents). Unaccompanied children will be refused entry.

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Rosary Prayer Group


Parents, carers and children are welcome to join us every Thursday at 8:45am in the Oratory. Free rosaries and prayer cards available.


Well done to all at St James the Great on gaining recognition as a National Teaching School. We are heading up 'The Change through Learning Alliance'. Our current strategic partners are Coloma Convent Girls School and St Thomas Becket Primary School. The other partners in the Alliance are; NMBEC, Quest, St Mary’s Juniors, St Mary’s Infants, Croydon High School, Good Shepherd, Bensham Manor and Thomas More. Further details ...


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Internet Safety

We have put together this page to help make sure the internet is a safe place for everyone to enjoy. Internet Safety Page

Confraternity of Saint James

Our school supports a broad range of charities throughout the year both at home and abroad. We are in permanent membership of the Confraternity of St James a charity that supports pilgramage to Santiago de Compostela the shrine of our school's patron saint Saint James the Great at Santiago de Compostela in north west Spain


Squabble Busters

Bullying- stop it right now!

St James the Great is a telling school; telling someone about bullying will stop it. More.....



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St James the Great RC Primary and Nursery School is a charitable company
limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales (registered number 7937939).
Registered office: Windsor Road, Thornton Heath, Surrey CR7 8HJ
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