St James's Church of England High School

St James Church of England High School

Bishop Fraser Trust

'A National Teaching School'

September 2013

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Teaching & Learning

St James’s is a lead school in Bolton for delivering high quality CPD.  Staff from a range of local schools attend the weekly CPD sessions on how to improve teaching and learning.    Teaching and learning at the school is Outstanding. 

"Teaching is outstanding and at the core of school activities" Ofsted 2011

The school hosts its own Middle Leader Development Programme.  See our CPD page for more details.

Teaching and learning is at the heart of what we do at St James’s. We strive for continuous improvement to enable all our pupils to make progress and achieve.  The improvement of teaching and learning is embedded in to our everyday practice and through Wednesday CPD sessions. 

Staff have a teamwork approach to sharing good practice.  Resources and strategies can be found here at the staff Teaching and Learning website.