St James Catholic School

507 S Camp St
Seguin, TX 78155-0781
Tel: (830)379-2878
Grades: PK-8 | 202 students
St. James School holds the distinction of having the "oldest building in the State of Texas continuously operated as a school." Continuing to build on this proud tradition, St. James School was recognized as an "exemplary" campus in our last accreditation visit in February, 2005.
Our mission is: "Keeping God In Everything We Do."

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other religious school association(s)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1872

Student Body

Total Students 202 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 37%
Students by Grade St James Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 16 students
Number of AP Courses 1 courses

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $3,100
Admissions Director Chana Finch


Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Football, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
FootballTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. National Jr. Honor Society, One-Act Play, Private Schools Interscholastic Association Competition, Student Council One-Act Play, National Jr. Honor Society,
Private Schools Interscholastic Association Competition,
Student Council,

School Notes:

  • Algebra I credit offered to qualifying 8th graders
  • Desktop Publishing credit offered to all 8th graders
  • Campus fully networked with internet and Accelerated Reader available in every classroom and library
  • Before and after school care available
  • Students consistently score above average on the Stanford Achievement Test
  • Profile last updated: 09/02/2014

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Lifegate Christian School (3.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Emanuels Lutheran Day School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Emanuels Lutheran Day School (0.3 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Seguin
    Emanuels Lutheran Day School
    Daycare / Preschool (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
    Grades: PK-K | 38 students
    0.3 miles
    206 N Travis Street
    Seguin, TX 78155
  • Seguin
    Grades: PK-5 | 48 students
    1.5 miles
    1314 E Cedar St
    Seguin, TX 78155
  • Seguin
    Grades: K-12 | 169 students
    3.9 miles
    395 Lifegate Lane
    Seguin, TX 78155
  • New Braunfels
    Grades: PK-12 | 67 students
    10.9 miles
    177 W Klein Road
    New Braunfels, TX 78130
  • New Braunfels
    Dayspring Christian Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
    Grades: NS-K
    11.9 miles
    1895 S Walnut
    New Braunfels, TX 78130

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