The Academy at St James doves
The Academy at St James logo

Tel: 01274 777095



We are pleased to announce that we have been able to achieve the Bronze Primary Geography Quality Mark. This is due to the hard work of all staff when implementing the geography curriculum from Early Years to Year 6, whilst continuously building on skills and knowledge through the years.

Please click on this link The Academy at St James’ Geography Quality Mark Bronze application 2019-2020 to look at parts of our application and enjoy looking at all the wonderful geography which we have learnt so far!

Please look at our video showcasing our geography work which has been taught in the summer term!


Geography vision at The Academy at St James


geography vision


Geography subject intent: 

Geography Intent 2021


Long Term plan: 

This document shows the geography knowledge which is being taught in our themes of learning.  We begin each unit of geography work with an over arching question which then provides the basis of our geography lessons.

Geography Long Term Plan 2020-2021

Subject overview: 

Please click on the following links which will direct you to our geography overviews from Year 1- Year 6.  This is where progression in skills and knowledge can be seen clearly and how they are built on from year to year.

Key Stage 1 

Year 3/4

Year 5 

Year 6 

Here are some pictures showing the wonderful geography we do at The Academy at St James!

Pupil voice: 


Please find the following links to support your Geography learning at home:



Geography Enquiries Overview
The Academy at St James - Aspire, Achieve, Believe