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2020 St James’ Day

Wow, what a day we have had today, celebrating our fifth St James' Day. Check out the video below to learn more about our journey and what the students got up to today. St James' Day 2020

2020 NAIDOC Day

On Thursday 18 June 2020, the students at St James’ celebrated NAIDOC Day. The day started with the Wesley College Moorditj Mob performing a Welcome to Country for each year group. This was an incredibly touching experience and the staff and students at St James' were...

2020 Interhouse Cross Country Results

On Friday 5 June 2020 the St James' students hit the track to compete in the 2020 Interhouse Cross Country carnival. Like many events in 2020, the cross country carnival was run slightly differently as spectators were not permitted. This didn't stop the Orange Army...

The Reverend Peter Laurence OAM Visits St James’

On Tuesday 02 June St James' students had the pleasure of welcoming The Reverend Peter Laurence OAM, CEO of the Anglican Schools Commission to the School. He was greeted by Mr Pree, Head Girl Abbygale Tirant and, Head Boy Bradley Hounslow as well as the one and only...

Introducing the Djinda Sports Centre

Thursday 14 May was a significant day for everyone at St James'. The School gymnasium received its formal signage and will forever be known as the Djinda Sports Centre. Djinda, an Aboriginal word meaning stars above, reflects our beautiful clean air in the north and...

1000 Hearts at St James’

At the beginning of the year Mrs Pownall and Mrs Pearce started a Club with students from the Senior School called 1000 Hearts at St James'. The idea for the club originated from Sarah De Jonge of Hobart whose aim was to spread compassion, self-kindness and kindness...

St James’ Orange Army Back in Full Strength

A significant day for the Orange Army, we see the return of face to face learning throughout the School. With measures in place to ensure the safety of both students and staff we are proud to be back in full strength ready to tackle Term 2 head-on. Our students are...

The SJAS Foxes are on the Prowl!

We are very excited to announce the new St James' mascot – ‘Franki the Fox’ (Franki means 'the free one'). An animal from the local Alkimos area, foxes are protective of their friends and always team players. Combined with a cheeky smile, their agility and...

St James’ Students Remember the Fallen

ANZAC Day 2020, did not have its traditional Dawn Service or march this year and has quite possibly paved the way to a new and even more inclusive tradition lighting up our driveways. Here at St James' we are very fortunate to have a number of students who remembered...

Online Learning – Some Tips to Help You Succeed

St James' is in full swing with online learning and the feedback across the board has been so positive. The teaching staff are working tirelessly to ensure a smooth transition during this time of uncertainty, School Counsellor Mrs Teresa Gastevich has been researching...

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