St. James Lutheran School

1000 - 6th Avenue, P.O. Box 680,
Howard Lake, MN, 55349-0553
     Tel: (320)543-2630
Grades: PK - 8 | 134 students
St James School offers your child a Christian education for Preschool through grade 8.
St James Lutheran Day School educate the mind and strengthening the faith of our children, that they may grow in the knowledge of God's Word and Grace.
May our children know of God's blessings and thank and praise him eternally.
This school exists to teach the Gospel of Jesus Christ and assist Christian parents in following our Lord’s commands by providing sound Christian training for children.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1918

Student Body

Total Students 134 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 3%
State avg.: 15%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 10%
Average Class Size 14 students
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Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $1,000
Tuition Notes The above figure is for those students that are members of St. James Church. Nonmembers cost would be $1750.
% on Financial Aid 50%
Average Financial Aid Grant $11,000


Total Sports Offered 2 sports
Sports Basketball, VolleyballBasketballVolleyball,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Holy Trinity School (12.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Timothys Parish School (6.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Holy Trinity School (12.7 miles away)
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