Saint James School (White Oak)

6111 Cheviot Road
Cincinnati, OH 45247-0452
Tel: (513)741-5333
Grades: K - 8 | 543 students
As a Catholic faith community, St. James School is dedicated to supporting families by providing an atmosphere which will allow their children to develop spiritually, academically, socially, emotionally, physically, and aesthetically.
Through instruction in basic skills and higher level thinking skills, the students will become literate, self-disciplined, faith-filled, independent, and confident learners who demonstrate positive attitudes, appropriate social/emotional behavior, and strive to live as children of God.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1874
Awards  Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2007

Student Body

Total Students 543 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 3%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Saint James School (White Oak) Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 53%
Average Class Size 22 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Boys: White polo & navy blue pants; Girls: White polo & plaid skirt/jumper)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $3,565
Tuition Notes Tuition rate for one child for 2015-2016 school year.
Admissions Director Jeff Fulmer

Sports

Total Sports Offered 8 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Football, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringFootball,
SoccerSoftball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 13 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. 7th & 8th Grade Academic Teams, 8th Grade Musical, After School Enrichment Program, American Heritage Girls, Cantors, Geography Bee, Girl Scouts, Leadership Council, Mass Ministers, Power of the Pen, Scouting, Speech Team, Spelling Bee Cantors, Geography Bee, Girl Scouts, Mass Ministers, Scouting, Speech Team, Spelling Bee, 7th & 8th Grade Academic Teams,
8th Grade Musical,
After School Enrichment Program,
American Heritage Girls,
Leadership Council,
Power of the Pen,

School Notes:

As a Catholic faith community, St. James School is dedicated to supporting families by providing an atmosphere which will allow their children to develop spiritually, academically, socially, emotionally, physically, and aesthetically. Through instruction in basic skills and higher level thinking skills, the students will become literate, self-disciplined, faith-filled, independent, and confident learners who demonstrate positive attitudes, appropriate social/emotional behavior, and strive to live as children of God.

Profile last updated: 08/17/2015

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is La Salle High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Joseph Villa Academy Sn Ele (1.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Cincinnati Waldorf School (1.7 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • Cincinnati
    La Salle High School
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 708 students
    1.2 miles
    3091 North Bend Rd
    Cincinnati, OH 45239
    (513)741-3000
    1.29-12
    708
  • Cincinnati
    St Joseph Villa Academy Sn Ele
    Special Education School (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: KG-8 | 55 students
    1.3 miles
    5400 Edalbert Dr
    Cincinnati, OH 45239
    (513)741-3100
    1.3KG-8
    55
  • Cincinnati
    Grades: KG-8 | 555 students
    1.4 miles
    2940 W Galbraith Rd
    Cincinnati, OH 45239
    (513)931-3070
    1.4KG-8
    555
  • Cincinnati
     St Ignatius School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: KG-8 | 944 students
    1.5 miles
    5222 N Bend Rd
    Cincinnati, OH 45247
    (513)389-3242
    1.5KG-8
    944
  • Cincinnati
    Grades: NS-8 | 187 students
    1.7 miles
    6743 Chestnut Street
    Cincinnati, OH 45227
    (513)541-0220
    1.7NS-8
    187

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My four children have recieved a wonderful education at St. James in a wonderful environment by teachers and staff who really care about all the students. They are very well prepared for excelling in high school and beyond.
- Posted by Parent, 04/04/13

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