Our Vision, Aims and Values

Our Vision

At St James’ CE Academy, we provide a high quality education within a learning environment that fosters Christian values and beliefs, and is safe, caring, purposeful and stimulating for all pupils. Each member of our school community is equally valued and respected.

Together we live and learn in the light of God

At St James’ CE Academy, we develop a life-long love of learning and we persevere to reach our ambitions. We are at the heart of our community, and with respect and kindness, we work together to ensure everyone becomes the best that they can be in all areas of their life. We aim to nurture unique individuals, who are well-equipped to make informed choices through a wide range of diverse experiences and opportunities.

‘With God all things are possible’
Matthew 19:26

Kindness – Respect – Perseverance

We aim for all to have the confidence to succeed and realise their full potential in all aspects of their lives by developing.

Together we live and learn in the light of God

Our Ethos and Distinctive Christian Character

At St James’ CE Academy we aim to provide a high quality education within a learning environment that fosters Christian values and beliefs, and is safe, secure, caring, purposeful and stimulating for all pupils.

Each member of our school community will be valued and respected and will understand their responsibility to others in the local community and beyond.

We are committed to providing a rich, broad and balanced curriculum that is inclusive, challenging and promotes a love of learning.

We aim for all our pupils to have the confidence to succeed and realise their full potential in all aspects of their development.