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We are delighted that you are considering St James' C.E. Primary School for your child.  Prospective parents are welcome to come along and visit the school at any time  - please contact the school office on 01798 872196 to make an appointment.

All applications for admission to St James' School must be made through the Local Education Authority. 

If your child is starting school, you can apply for a place online at:

For all other enquiries, admissions or transfers within established years please contact the school. 

Admissions for St James' School are co-ordinated by West Sussex County Council Admissions Team:

Pupil Admissions Office (South)
Centenary House
Durrington Lane
West Sussex
BN13 2QB

Phone: 033 301 42903


Under the Education Act parents can express a preference for any school but do not have the right to choose a school. West Sussex Education Authority does make every effort to meet parental choice where possible.

Pupil Premium

When your child starts or joins the school additional funding may also be available called Pupil Premium.  Please follow the link to our Pupil Premium page for further information.


Starting School In September 2024

We welcome enquiries from parents of children who are due to start school in September 2024 and are pleased to welcome prospective parents and children into school for visits.  You will have the opportunity to meet either the Executive Head Teacher, Mrs Martin, or the Director of Operations, Mrs Kirby, who will show you round our lovely school and grounds and will be more than happy to tell you more about St. James'

To have a sneak preview of the school, please do watch our video showing life at St James'. Please also read our website which has detailed information about our school.  



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