St James'CE VA Primary School

Creating a school family founded upon Christian values

  • love
  • hope
  • peace
  • joy
  • forgiveness
  • compassion
  • honesty
  • patience
  • perseverance
  • koinonia

OFSTED Information

Please find below relevant information and links regarding statutory requirements for OFSTED Inspectors.


School Contact Details

Admission arrangements, including policies

OFSTED reports

KS2 Results (including link to DfE Performance Tables)

Curriculum Information

Behaviour Policy

Concerns, complaints and compliments procedures

Pupil Premium Strategy

PE & Sport Premium

SEND Information

Equality Objectives


Charging & Remissions Policy

Values & Ethos

Publication Scheme


We have Twitter accounts - please visit @StJamesHead which will give you a flavour of our school today.

We produce a newsletter every Friday, which also tells you a little bit more about our school.


Partnerships: we are members of Schools of Tomorrow which enables us to work in partnership with colleagues across the country to secure on-going, research led school improvement. We regularly engage in peer review activities, focused on our SI priorities.

The Head Teacher sits on the Strategic Board for the Peter Pan Teaching School Alliance.

Since our last inspection, we have also worked with the Achievement for All programme and were awarded the Quality Mark in January 2018.

We are also a Music Mark school.

Other partnerships include Bedford Schools Sports Partnership, Enigma Maths HubDiamond Learning Partnership Trust, Bedford Blues Rugby , links with Bedford School, Archbishop of York Youth Trust, the Diocese of St Albans, and Bedford Borough Council.