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St Jamesís Primary School, Newtownabbey

Our School

Welcome to St James's Primary School and Nursery Unit's website. 


St James's Primary School and Nursery Unit is a vibrant, forward thinking, inclusive school in Newtownabbey.  We welcome children from lots of different backgrounds and cultures and we value and cherish everyone as a unique individual.  We have a hard working, dedicated staff who work tirelessly to develop our children socially, emotionally, spiritually, physically and academically and ensure that each child is happy in our school.  We enjoy the support of our parents and work in partnership with them to ensure their children flourish in our care.


If you would like to learn more about our school and experience our warm and welcoming atmosphere, please do not hesitate to contact us to arrange a visit.  


Upcoming Events

Sunday, 1st March 2020
Peace Proms

Latest News

7th Feb 2020
Today our ‘Pupil of the Month’ awards took place during assembly.  Congratulations...
6th Feb 2020
Primary 2 have been learning about the famous American artist James Rizzi. In...
5th Feb 2020
In P4 we learned all about St. Brigid; where she came from and the story behind her...
4th Feb 2020
Well done to all of our Year 7 pupils who participated in the Newtownabbey Athletics...
31st Jan 2020
As part of Catholic Schools Week we invited our grandparents into school to visit...