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Mira Manek (2001) & her inspiring new book Prajña ~ Ayurvedic Rituals for Happiness

Mira tells us about he new book, her current projects and the relevance of Sanskrit to her life. More...

Shona Main (2009)

Emergency Medicine and Expedition Doctor Shona Main gives us an insight into her career in medicine and how she has managed to combine her love of the… More...

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Mira Manek (2001) & her inspiring new book Prajña ~ Ayurvedic Rituals for Happiness

Mira tells us about he new book, her current projects and the relevance of Sanskrit to her life. More...

Mary Buchanan's photo of Jim admiring Michelangelo's David
Adventures with Jim 2019

The Class of 2019 took St James memento Jim off on adventures over the Summer. More...

Entrepreneur Ruth Nicholls: facing the Dragons on Dragons' Den

Fresh from her appearance on Dragons' Den entrepreneur Ruth Nicholls tells us about her business Churchill Gowns, disrupting a centuries old industry … More...

Amazing Alumni: Arts

Natasha Tomalin-Hall
Natasha Tomalin-Hall (2005)

Natasha tells us about her career path that led to her current role as Creative Director of YOU magazine and her fondest memories from school. More...

Tanya Russell
Tanya Russell (1986)

Tanya Russell tells us why she has the best job in the world and why art is magic. More...

Ben Rimmer
Ben Rimmer (1985)

Ben Rimmer (1985) tells us what he has been doing since leaving St James. More...

Reunions & Events

Charlie Cook bowling to School Head David Brazier
Ray Cook Cricket Match Report 2019

Report from the School Captain and Head David Brazier, More...

Seventh Form Summer Reunion

A great evening with the alumni and some of their favourite teachers More...

Alumni v Teachers Football Match 2019

Alumni Captain John Cook gives us his thought's on the match More...

Staff News

Peter joining in the cross country run
Peter Sawicki retires after over 30 years of teaching

After receiving a standing ovation at this year’s Speech Day from pupils, parents and teachers we asked him a few questions about his time at the sc… More...

Farewell to some wonderful Senior Girls' teachers

Another year sees the school bid farewell to some much loved teachers. More...

Births, Deaths & Marriages

Marriage: Phoebe Gallagher (2009)

Congratulation to 2009 alumna Phoebe Gallagher who married Jonny Stephens in June. More...

Marriage: Vikesh Barchha (2006)

Congratulations to alumnus Vikesh Barchha who married Paras at a lovely ceremony in London on Thursday 21st June. More...

Returning Alumni

Sophia Salloum (2018)

Alumna Sophia Salloum (2016) returned to school in October to tell pupils about her career to date. More...

Amazing Alumni: Business

Basil Amin (2005)

Basil tells about how the freedom of being his own boss enabled him to pursue his personal ambitions. More...

Lewis Husbands (2005)

Lewis Husbands works in digital marketing and he has some great advice for those entering technology fields. More...

Shreya Vohora (2009)

Shreya tells us about working in Interiors and her time at school. More...

Amazing Alumni: Science

Shona Main (2009)

Emergency Medicine and Expedition Doctor Shona Main gives us an insight into her career in medicine and how she has managed to combine her love of the… More...

Anthony Ridge
Anthony Ridge (2007)

Anthony Ridge (2007) tells us what he has been doing since leaving St James. More...

Hannah Edwards
Hannah Edwards (2005)

Hannah Edwards (2005) tells us what she has been doing since leaving St James. More...

Amazing Alumni: Teaching

Helen de Mattos (née Wortman) (1985)

Helen de Mattos (née Wortman) is the Director of Drama at Farnborough Hill. She tells us what led her from St James to theatre and we have found a fe… More...

Anna and Theodore
Anna Bell (née Camp) (2000)

Anna Bell talks tells us about her work for Classics for All and the truth of the saying "what doesn't kill you only makes you stronger". More...

John Cook (1994)
John Cook (1994)

A Year 4 Class teacher at St James Junior School, John talks about what he loves about his work, from investigating slime to teaching rugby. More...

Amazing Alumni: Sports

60 seconds with James Bowman

Alumnus James Bowman (2015), Rights of Light Surveyor/Consultant at Waldrams, answers some quick fire questions about his love affair with rugby More...

60 seconds with Joe Ogden-Newton

Alumnus Joe Ogden-Newton (2014),a 4th year medical student at Brighton and Sussex Medical School hoping to pursue a career in Infectious Diseases, tal… More...

Aishy captaining the team at the Alumni Matches 2018
60 Seconds with Aishy Chidambaram

Alumna Aishy Chidambaram (2017), studying Maths at Imperial, tells us how netball has given her female friends at a male-dominated university. More...

School News

Altruistic Alumni

Jack White's Gap Year Adventures in Botswana

Having spent the last 12 months working at a rehabilitation school in Botswana, Jack shares the experiences he will never forget. More...

Francis Sadler's 70-day Cycle Ride

Francis Sadler has taken on a 70-day cycle challenge to raise money for the Ulman Foundation. Here he tells us what has inspired him and the highlight… More...

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