St. James Elementary School

321 Fair Oaks Street,
San Francisco, CA, 94110-0941
     Tel: (415)647-8972
Grades: K - 8 | 191 students
St. James is a Catholic elementary school located in the Mission District of San Francisco.
It is administered by the Dominican Sisters of Mission San Jose in association with their lay partners.
This school serves children of families of varied cultural, ethnic, and socioeconomic backgrounds.
Empowered by Jesus and his teachings, we accept the responsibility to help develop the gifts and talents of students, parents, and staff alike.
We challenge our students to recognize the importance of their role as future world leaders in light of the Gospel mandate to serve one another in love.
As leaders of our faith community, the faculty strives to instill in our students a strong sense of Catholic/Christian values, moral responsibility, appropriate decision making skills and sense of self worth.
We hope to empower students to reach their full potential by our efforts to develop the whole child, thus enabling the students to continually grow as positive, contributing members of the Church and society.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 8

Student Body

Total Students 191 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 95%
State avg.: 43%
Students by Grade St. James Elementary School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Immaculate Conception Academy (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Katherine Michiels School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Katherine Michiels School (0.1 miles away)
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  • San FranciscoImmaculate Conception Academy
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    San FranciscoCA94110
    (415)824-2052
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    0 mi | 243 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • San FranciscoKatherine Michiels School
    Special Program Emphasis
    1335 Guerrero Street
    San FranciscoCA94110
    (415)821-0130
    Special Program Emphasis
    0.1 mi | 40 students | Gr. PK-5                      
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    Special Program Emphasis
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    San FranciscoCA94110
    (415)824-2240
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    (415)567-6177
    0.2 mi | 183 students | Gr. PK-8                      
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    San FranciscoCA94110
    (415)826-2662
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    0.4 mi | 27 students | Gr. 8-12                      

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