In the current times our PTFA are adapting and evolving so that they can still raise money for the pupils at St James's. If you would like to get involved contact the school via phone 01384 818810 or email


Letter of thanks to the PTFA - July 2021 - click here

Here at St James's we are very fortunate to have such a dedicated PTFA. The pupils benefit enormously by the funds raised -here are just a few of the ways PTFA raised money has been spent to enhance our pupils' education and well-being:


  • Hundreds of new books for our classrooms through our Amazon wishlist

  • Subcriptions to First News newspapers and Phoenix magazine for the pupils 

  • A whole school subscription to Bug Club

  • £1000 worth of new home reading books.

  • The Friendship Bench.

  • A Christmas pantomime production every year.

  • Story telling drawing and workshop sessions. 

  • Life education caravan.

  • Shakespeare productions every year for years 5 and 6.

  • New iPads.

  • Coaches to music events. 

  • Falconry display and educational talk.