St. James Episcopal School

602 South Carancahua Street,
Corpus Christi, TX, 78401-0784
Tel: (361)883-0835
Grades: PK - 8 | 159 students
St. James Episcopal School is built upon a tradition of academic excellence.
The school has long recognized the need for a superior educational environment.
The mission of St. James Episcopal School is to develop each child to his or her fullest potential, spiritually, intellectually and physically, that each may grow in grace, enjoy freedom through knowledge, and lead a healthy productive and meaningful life.
The school philosophy is an educational philosophy that emphasizes development of the whole person.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Episcopal Schools (NAES)
National Independent Private Schools Association
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Episcopal
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1946

Student Body

Total Students 159 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 25%
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 38%
Average Class Size 12 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition rate depends on grade level. Rates are found on our website.
% on Financial Aid 25%
Admissions Director Christine Spencer, Interim Director of Admission

Sports

Total Sports Offered 8 sports
Sports BasketballCross CountryFlag FootballGolfSoccer
TennisTrack and FieldVolleyball
BasketballCross Country,
Flag FootballGolf,
SoccerTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Incarnate Word Academy High School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Central Catholic Elementary (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Central Catholic Elementary (0.6 miles away)
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  • Corpus Christi Central Catholic Elementary
    (Roman Catholic)
    1218 Comanche Street
    Corpus Christi , TX , 78401
    (361)883-3873
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.6  mi  |  133  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Corpus Christi
    Incarnate Word Academy High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    2910 S Alameda St
    Corpus Christi , TX , 78404
    (361)883-0857
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.7  mi  |  398  students  |  Gr.  5-12
  • Corpus Christi
    First Baptist School
    (Baptist)
    3115 Ocean Drive
    Corpus Christi , TX , 78404
    (361)884-8931
    (Baptist)
    1.7  mi  |  96  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Corpus Christi
    Primera Day School
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Baptist)
    1509 Tarlton Street
    Corpus Christi , TX , 78415
    (361)884-3582
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Baptist)
    2  mi  |  65  students  |  Gr.  PK-K
  • Corpus Christi
    Christ The King Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    1625 Arlington Street
    Corpus Christi , TX , 78415
    (361)883-5391
    (Roman Catholic)
    2.1  mi  |  76  students  |  Gr.  PK-6

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