St James Catholic

Primary School

In the loving peace, justice and joy of Jesus, we achieve.

Key Stage 1

 Year 1's class saint if Saint Cecilia.

 Saint Cecilia is the patroness of           musicians.


Here are some interesting facts about her:

  • She was born in Rome, Italy.
  • Her feast day is November 22nd.
  • She is the patron saint of music and musicians.
  • She sang songs of praise to God even when she was afraid.
  • She reminds us how music can lift our hearts and make us happy.

Year 2's class saint is Saint Francis of Assisi. He is the patron saint of Animals, Merchants and Ecology. 


Here are some interesting facts about him:

  • He was born in Assisi in Italy in 1182 and died in 1226.
  • He came from a rich family and was the son of a cloth merchant.
  • Francis began to see visions from God that changed his life.
  • He gave all his money to the church.
  • Saint Francis of Assisi was a Catholic friar who gave up a life of wealth to live a life of poverty.
  • His feast day is October 4th. 


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