Pro Ecclesia Et Pro Patria: 150 years of Service to God and Country

St. James' School was established in 1864: Our Church comes first, Ecclesia

Ecclesia et Patria.: We Jacobeans proudly stand, Knit by this bond of fealty

Ecclesia et Patria: Our land comes next, our Patria

Ecclesia et Patria: Knit by this bond of fealty

New Junior School Block: The honour of the school we love

Ecclesia et Patria: Hail Alma Mater! Hail, all hail!

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Welcome To St. James', Kolkata

Not much is known about our founding fathers, but this much is certain that it began with a vision - a vision for children who, irrespective of language, creed or colour would grow up in an institution devoid of racial prejudices, would be able to express themselves fearlessly and be taught by teachers totally committed to the cause of sound, all-round, value based education.    St. James' School was established in 1864. It was inaugurated by the then Most Revd. George Edward Cotton- the Bishop of Calcutta on 25th July 1864. Almost from its inception, reports show that these were years of stress and struggle. In the first twenty years of its existence the school faced intensive financial difficulties and had to be closed in December 1904. According to reports, there was an upsurge of sentiment on the part of parents, well wishers and old boys at the closure of the school. In 1907, with financial assistance from the Church Education League, the sc. . .

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The School Song

Ecclesia et Patria
We vow again our loyalty
To Mother Church and to our Land
We Jacobeans proudly stand
Knit by this bond of fealt. . .

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When I joined St. James' School in 2000 I was very impressed with the infrastructure and facilities available, some facilities unique to an institutio. . .

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ADMISSION FOR CLASS XI (SCIENCE & HUMANITIES) EXTERNAL 2021--------------
YouTube Lectures for IIT--------------
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ADMISSION FOR CLASS XI (SCIENCE & HUMANITIES) EXTERNAL 2021

REGISTRATION FORMS CAN BE DOWNLOADED FROM OUR WEBSITE

www.stjamesschoolkolkata.com

FROM THURSDAY 4TH MARCH 2021 TO FRIDAY 19TH MARCH 2021.

AFTER DOWNLOADING AND FILLING THE FORM YOU ARE TO SUBMIT IT T0 THE SCHOOL OFFICE LATEST BY WEDNESDAY 31ST MARCH 2021.


Dr. T. H. Ireland

PRINCIPAL


04-03-2021
 

YouTube Lectures for IIT

The IIT-Professor Assisted Learning (PAL) video lectures for Class XI and Class XII can be accessed on You Tube through the links shown below. Many faculty members from various IITs have contributed to these lectures. Prof. Ravi Soni from the Dept. of Physics, IIT Delhi is the national coordinator and IIT Delhi has coordinated this entire effort with funds from MHRD. Over 600 hours of lectures in Physics, Chemistry, Maths and Biology are available for students.

Biology : Channel 19

www.youtube.com/channel/UCqiFTyCxFFMAN_lhAzIkdpA/videos

Chemistry : Channel 20

www.youtube.com/channel/UC3Zv0XxBjYlWMjbMv8ODE8Q/videos

Mathematics : Channel 21

www.youtube.com/channel/UCfz4W0rG8HoyyrrK6qNc1rA/videos

Physics : Channel 22

www.youtube.com/channel/UCwNr8peMxn8-Nc2V_RZsRvg/videos

These videos can also be accessed on Doordarshan Freedish DTH. Complete list of videos is available at (Channel 19,20,21 and 22)

www.swayamprabha.gov.in/index.php/ch_allocation


28-01-2021