St James The Apostle School

41 S Springfield Ave
Springfield, NJ 07081-0708
Tel: (973)376-5194
Grades: PK-8 | 215 students
St James The Apostle School gives witness to a faith-filled community.
Gospel values are integrated with other subjects as a means to bridge the gap between daily life and the need for God in their life.
Our program provides the students with many progressive developmental activities and skills.
The students express themselves through songs, recitations, group and individual responses, and hands-on activities The students develop an understanding that Social Studies are a series of events that affects the lives of all people.
By participating in discussions, through projects, research papers, and the use of technology and media, students are challenged to master age appropriate concepts.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students 215 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade St James The Apostle School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Cornerstone Day School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Children's Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Children's Academy (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Springfield
    The Children's Academy
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-K | 71 students
    0.7 miles
    37 Church Mall
    Springfield, NJ 07081
  • Springfield
    Holycross Christian Nursery School
    Daycare / Preschool (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
    Grades: PK-K | 93 students
    0.9 miles
    639 Mountain Avenue
    Springfield, NJ 07081
  • Millburn
    Grades: NS-K | 71 students
    1 miles
    5 Bleeker Street
    Millburn, NJ 07041
  • Springfield
    Grades: NS-PK | 50 students
    1 miles
    60 Temple Dr
    Springfield, NJ 07081
  • Short Hills
    Grades: K-9 | 216 students
    1.3 miles
    52 Short Hills Ave
    Short Hills, NJ 07078

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