Grades: PK-8 | 181 students
Our updated computer lab has 25 separate work stations, new CPU's and flat screen monitors. Laptop computers are also available.
St. James the Greater School seeks to enrich and develop the spiritual, academic, and social needs of students in an elementary setting (K-8) by providing an excellent Catholic education in an atmosphere of a community which is characterized by mutual love and concern.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)|
|Religious Affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-8|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Learning Programs Supported||Full-time learning consultant on staff.|
|Total Students||181 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color||
State avg.: 18%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||19 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||10:1
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree||
|List of Courses Offered||Link to List of Courses|
|Matriculation DataMatric. Data||Link to Matriculation Data|
|Classroom Dress Code||Formal
(Uniform consists of plaid skirt or blue pants & green polo shirt w/St. James logo)
Finances and Admission
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$4,310|
|Tuition Notes||Significant discounts for second and third child. New K-8 families receive $500 tuition discount for the 2013-14 school year! Scholarships available through the "Alive in Christ!" Scholarship Program. Additional financial assistance is available.|
|% on Financial Aid||
|Average Financial Aid Grant||$922|
|Admissions Director||Director of Advancement|
|Total Sports Offered||5 sports|
|Sports||Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Soccer, VolleyballBaseball, Basketball,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||9 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Altar Service (grades 5- 8), Bellarmine Speech Team, Boy Scouts / Girl Scouts, Choir, Read, Right & Run!, St. James Youth Group, Student Council, Tuesday Morning Math Club, Young Vincentians Choir, Altar Service (grades 5- 8),
Bellarmine Speech Team,
Boy Scouts / Girl Scouts,
Read, Right & Run!,
St. James Youth Group,
Tuesday Morning Math Club,
- SmartBoards in every classroom.
- Full-time Learning Consultant.
- Spanish for all grades (K-8).
- Chinese for all grades (K-8)
- Wireless Response Systems.
- New K-8 families receive $500 tuition discount for the 2013-14 school year!
- "Carlson's Kids" Pre-Kindergarten - separate 3 and 4-year-old classrooms / Project Construct Curriculum
Nearby Private Schools:
- School Location Miles Grades Students
Saint LouisGrades: NS-8 | 151 students
1414 Bellevue Ave.
Saint Louis, MO 63117
St. LouisGrades: NS-PK
2500 Hampton Ave.
St. Louis, MO 63139
Saint LouisGrades: K | 8 students
2320 Bellevue Ave
Saint Louis, MO 63143
Saint LouisGrades: K-9 | 150 students
6576 Smiley Ave
Saint Louis, MO 63139
Saint LouisGrades: PK-6 | 392 students
6235 Wydown Blvd
Saint Louis, MO 63105
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