St James's Catholic Primary School A GSG School
- St James's Catholic Primary School
260 Stanley Road
- Head: Mrs Yarnell.
- T 020 8898 4670
- F 020 8893 3038
- E info@st-james.…ichmond.sch.uk
- W www.st-james.richmond.sch.uk
- A mainstream state school for pupils aged from 3 to 11
- Boarding: No
- Local authority: Richmond-Upon-Thames
- Pupils: 680
- Religion: Roman Catholic
- Open days: Contact the school office for a tour
- Review: View the Good Schools Guide Review
- Current Ofsted grade: Outstanding on 22nd January 2015
- Previous Ofsted grade: Outstanding on 18th March 2008
- Ofsted report: View the Ofsted report
What the Good Schools Guide says..
School has an excellent reputation in the local neighbourhood and parents feel lucky to have secured their child a place. At the start of the day, hordes of children in jolly yellow and grey uniforms race along the pavements on...
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What The Good Schools Guide saysSchool has an excellent reputation in the local neighbourhood and parents feel lucky to have secured their child a place. At the start of the day, hordes of children in jolly yellow and grey uniforms race along the pavements on scooters. Ongoing problems over road congestion outside...
Since September 2016, Mrs Yarnell.
At 3 to nursery (52 places) and 4 to the main school (90 places). St. James’s is a Roman Catholic school serving the four parishes of St James (Twickenham), St Francis de Sales (Hampton Hill), St Margaret (East Twickenham) and St Theodore (Hampton). Priority given to those baptised within a year of birth who are devout, practising Catholics. Siblings given priority. Heavily over-subscribed, with more than two applicants for every place. Occasional places become available in higher years, though there isn’t huge pupil mobility. ‘We...
Special Education Needs
The George Tancred Centre based at the school caters for approximately ten children with autistic spectrum disorders. The unit provides an environment where primary school pupils with ASD are taught and supported in a curriculum appropriate to their needs. The National Curriculum is followed, adapted as necessary and incorporating thinking skills, social skills including eye contact and turn taking; with an emphasis on language and communication. The unit aims to provide regular opportunities for pupils to be included in the main school both to enhance learning and to develop social interaction with peers. Nov 09.
|Condition||Provision for in school|
|ASD - Autistic Spectrum Disorder||Y|
|Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders|
|CReSTeD registered for Dyslexia|
|English as an additional language (EAL)|
|Has an entry in the Autism Services Directory||Y|
|Has SEN unit or class|
|HI - Hearing Impairment|
|MLD - Moderate Learning Difficulty|
|MSI - Multi-Sensory Impairment|
|Natspec Specialist Colleges|
|OTH - Other Difficulty/Disability|
|Other SpLD - Specific Learning Difficulty|
|PD - Physical Disability|
|PMLD - Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulty|
|SEMH - Social, Emotional and Mental Health|
|SLCN - Speech, Language and Communication|
|SLD - Severe Learning Difficulty|
|Special facilities for Visually Impaired|
|SpLD - Specific Learning Difficulty|
|VI - Visual Impairment|