St James The Less School

1628 Oakland Park Ave,
Columbus, OH, 43224-0432
     Tel: (614)268-3311
Grades: K - 8 | 480 students
St. James the Less School is a Catholic learning community committed to educating the whole student.
Spiritual, moral, social, academic, and emotional needs are nurtured in a Christ-centered environment that respects the uniqueness of each student.
We value each student as a gift from God with unique spiritual, physical, social, emotional and intellectual needs.
We seek to provide a challenging curriculum with the flexibility to meet the needs of each student through a variety of learning activities and instruction.
We expect students to demonstrate their understanding of essential knowledge and skills for problem solving encouraging scientific exploration, artistic and musical creativity and appreciation, and physical activity and development.
We provide an atmosphere of mutual respect among students, staff, and parents by modeling Gospel values and practicing our faith.
We are dedicated to educating the mind, body, and spirit of each child with the hope of nurturing confident, well-rounded, faith filled life learners.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 8

Student Body

Total Students 480 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 82%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade St James The Less School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Tree Of Life Christian School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tree Of Life Christian School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Tree Of Life Christian School (1.3 miles away)
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  • ColumbusTree Of Life Christian School
      (Church of Christ)
    935 Northridge Road
    ColumbusOH43224
    (614)263-2688
      (Church of Christ)
    1.3 mi | 530 students | Gr. NS-12                      
  • ColumbusSt Matthias School
      (Roman Catholic)
    1566 Ferris Rd
    ColumbusOH43224
    (614)268-3030
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.4 mi | 273 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • ColumbusCharisma Academy
      (Christian)
    4099 Karl Road
    ColumbusOH43224
    (614)267-7531
      (Christian)
    1.5 mi | 102 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • ColumbusRosemont Center School
    Special Education School
    2440 Dawnlight Ave
    ColumbusOH43211
    (614)416-8782
    Special Education School
    1.5 mi | 26 students | Gr. 6-10                      
  • ColumbusSt Francis De Sales High School
      (Roman Catholic)
    4212 Karl Rd
    ColumbusOH43224
    (614)267-7809
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.5 mi | 826 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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