150 Years of St James 1866-2016

In 2016, St James CE Primary School celebrated 150 years of education.  As part of the celebration, they held an exhibition of children's work about various aspects of the last 150 years and also of archived material from the school.


The 150 Year Exhibition was opened on Tuesday 28th June 2016 by the Mayor of Northampton.  Former pupils and staff of St James School were invited to join the school on this day.


The exhibition was open all week and there was a 150 Year Celebration Party on Thursday 30th June for all the current pupils.

Historic photographs of the St James area

1900-1920s : Attendance and Good Conduct Medal

1930s : Mr Richard Newitt's Class

1940s : Infant School and Junior School Classes

1960s : School Reports

1970s : Mr Chamberlain's Class - School Choir & Orchestra - 1978 Rose Queen

1980s : Mrs Boswell's Class

Radio Northampton Interview - Mr Rose - May 2016

2016 : 150 Year Celebrations

150 Year Logo design entries

The next 150 years - your thoughts and ideas


We are looking forward to hearing from you!