'I love nature-study because I learn lots about nature and habitats for animals and plants and the cycles of the world, and about all the different countries and what it is like there.'
‘The children in our class can rely on each other and give good advice when we ask for their help.'
‘Whenever someone is better than you in something they do not boast, but they show you how to get better, and help you.'
‘I love my friends. They are very friendly and it is easy to make friends in St James. There is no fighting and we love each other.'
‘I love the food they give us. There is always a different hot meal and it's always fresh, all the food.'
‘I love the company you get at St James. The way that all the teachers treat you equally and have no grudge against you. I also love the way that the whole class is always open, generous and kind towards you, and there is always someone to comfort you if you fall down and hurt yourself.'
‘I absolutely love St James and don't think there is a school quite like it. I have been in the school since I was 4½ years old, and am now 9½ and I have always had loving friends, brilliant education, nutritious meals and everything you would want.'
‘I love maths because whenever you are stuck on a sum and ask a teacher instead of just telling you or not telling you she just helps you to do the sum.'
‘I love my teachers because they are very kind. I love my lessons because I learn and I have fun. I love singing because all the songs are very joyful. I love my school because it is quiet and peaceful.'