Major expansion announced for St. James School
. It was resolved at the Board of Governors Meeting on 26th September 2022 that St. James’ School would open a New Branch in April 2023. The School Board in the meantime was in discussion with Oxford Mission Trust, who had an “Indenture of Agreement” to allow Portion of their property for the purpose of a School. St. James’ School approached the Oxford Mission Trust with a proposal to use their South-East portion (approximately 12 Bighas) to start a New Branch of our School. Oxford Mission Trust agreed upon and accepted The St. James’ School proposal. In the Academic Session in April, 2023 , St. James’ School will begin classes in the New Branch from Classes Nursery to class VII, at 52, Diamond Harbor Road, Post Office – Thakurpukur , Kolkata – 700 008, named St. James’ School. St. James’ School will work independently under the Board of Governors, St. James’ School, 165 A.J.C. Bose Road, Kolkata – 700 014. Music & Games will be treated as a Compulsory Subject in all Classes. All the students of Oxford Mission School will get admission into St. James’ School (New Branch). St. James’ School will bear the expenses of Education, Boarding and Lodging and Medical care of the Oxford Mission Boarding / Hostel. All the existing Staff of the Oxford Mission School will be absorbed by St. James’ School (New Branch). And Oxford Mission Staff payment will be borne by the School, St. James’ School. St. James’ School will bear all the expenses of Maintenance and Security. The New Branch of St. James’ School will be governed by the Constitution of St. James’ School, 165 A.J.C. Bose Road, and Board of Governors, Secretary, and Bursar will be the same in both the Institutions.