Calling all St James students! Mr Lendybook needs your help! Can you come up with a solution to his sticky (geddit) dilemma? Read his heartbreaking letter below, and email your responses to The most ingenious, helpful and/or entertaining suggestions will be published on the website, and the overall winner will receive an actual PRIZE.



Remove small scratches and scuff-marks on your phone or tablet screen using toothpaste. Apparently this really does work. Plus, it must be true because it’s on the internet. See Transform yourself into a car by strapping torches either side of your head and wheels on your feet. (Thank you, Ella.) Give your teddy bear... Continue Reading →

Summer Reading Recommendations…

Looking for a book to take you away this summer? I’m sorry to say you can’t borrow books from the school library over the summer holidays, but look out for these in your local public library or in bookshops. Something Funny? Sputnik’s Guide to Life of Earth by Frank Cottrell Boyce Prez is living in... Continue Reading →

WE WILL ROCK YOU! The Bubble Review

Our theatre critic is wowed by a state-of-the-art production full of thrills by J Y-B The audience notices as soon as the curtain rises that We Will Rock You is different to all previous St James productions – not least because of the two flat-screen TVs positioned on either side of the stage. These state-of-the-art screens... Continue Reading →

ISCA Boys Wear Skirts in Uniform Protest

by Joe Yarde-Buller, Bubble Reporter Today, as reported in the Guardian and the BBC, a group of 30 students from ISCA Academy in Exeter wore skirts in a protest against the uniform policy. The school doesn't allow boys to wear shorts whilst allowing girls to wear skirts with no tights. How unfair on the boys! The protest... Continue Reading →

We have 239 pieces of bubble gum…

... to be used for all manner of fun and games at the St James Summer Fete this Saturday (24th June). The Bubble's Gum Correspondent can confirm that they taste just as disgu delicious as they look. Come to our stall to find out for yourself...  


by Ella Edmonds As a school, we have decided to change our summer uniform. There have been many strong opinions on the change. Some feel that the length of skirt is overly long. I’ve heard complaints that wearing shorts with a blazer may not look good. Here at The Bubble, we’ve come up with our... Continue Reading →

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