St. James Academy

623 S Nardo Avenue,
Solana Beach, CA, 92075-0920
Tel: (858)755-1777
Grades: NS - 8 | 239 students
For the past 60 years, St James Academy has exemplified the blending of outstanding academic education with caring Catholic values.  As the challenges of contemporary life evolve, St James Academy continuously evaluates the best processes to enable our students to meet the current and future needs of our community.  The vision for St James Academy is to enable students, educators, and our community to gain both the desire and the opportunity to practice Christ-centered action in everyday life.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 8
Learning Programs Supported Mild Learning Differences

Student Body

Total Students 239 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 8%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade St. James Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Sports

Total Sports Offered 7 sports
Sports Basketball, Flag Football, Lacrosse, Soccer, Surf Team, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballFlag Football,
LacrosseSoccer,
Surf TeamTrack and Field,
Volleyball

School Notes:

  • The Catholic Faith Community of St. James Academy weaves Christ's message into the fabric of each school day so that the whole child can develop in body, mind and spirit. Working within an educational program that integrates spiritual, moral, academic, social, cultural and physical precepts, the faculty and staff assist parents in the education of each child. In modeling Christ's teaching, we strive to prepare children to live in the world as responsible citizens and as faithful stewards of creation in an ever changing environment. We provide a student-centered, Catholic-based curriculum which values cultural and intellectual diversity in our commitment to excellence.

  • Profile last updated: 09/06/2012

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Fusion Academy and Learning Center (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Santa Fe Christian Schools (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Santa Fe Christian Schools (0.5 miles away)
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  • Solana Beach Fusion Academy and Learning Center
    Alternative School (Nonsectarians)
    512 Via de la Valle, Ste 201
    Solana Beach , CA , 92075
    (858)792-2300
    Alternative School (Nonsectarians)
    0.4  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Solana Beach
    Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Santa Fe Christian Schools
    (Christian)
    838 Academy Drive
    Solana Beach , CA , 92075
    (858)755-8900
    (Christian)
    0.5  mi  |  925  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • San Diego CAL COAST ACADEMY
    (Nonsectarians)
    11555 Clews Ranch Road
    San Diego , CA , 92130
    (858)481-0882
    (Nonsectarians)
    0.6  mi  |  55  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Solana Beach Montessori Schools Santa Fe
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    Pob 745
    Solana Beach , CA , 92075
    (858)755-3232
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    0.7  mi  |  220  students  |  Gr.  5
  • Solana Beach
    Santa Fe Montessori School
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    1010 Solana Dr., P.O. Box 745
    Solana Beach , CA , 92075
    (858)755-3232
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    1.8  mi  |  124  students  |  Gr.  NS-6

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