St. James School

Tel: (847)432-2277
Grades: PK - 8 | 114 students
Saint James School is committed to developing educated Christian citizens of tomorrow.
We at St. James School believe that Catholic education develops in children an attitude of true Christianity.
We believe that the purpose of education is the growth and development of the whole person, mind, body and spirit.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1925

Student Body

Total Students 114 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 45%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade St. James School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 75%
Average Class Size 10 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,200
Tuition Notes Financial assistance available based on formal financial aid application
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,000
Admissions Director Mrs. Julie Leske

Sports

Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Chess, Drama, Student Council Chess, Drama, Student Council,

School Notes:

Saint James School is committed to developing educated Christian citizens of tomorrow. We at St. James School believe that Catholic education develops in children an attitude of true Christianity. We believe that the purpose of education is the growth and development of the whole person, mind, body and spirit.

Our academic program encompasses more of the STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) curricula in student instruction and activities. More science experimentation and immersion into robotics is helping to give our students an educational opportunity to attain high achievements now and in their future years of higher education. 

Profile last updated: 08/24/2015

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Woodlands Academy Of The Sacred Heart (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Montessori Connection East (1.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Montessori Connection East (1.6 miles away)
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  • Highland Park
    Grades: PK-K | 27 students
    1.6 miles
    330 Laurel Avenue
    Highland Park, IL 60035
    (847)433-5106
    1.6PK-K
    27
  • Lake Forest
    Woodlands Academy Of The Sacred Heart
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 171 students
    2.2 miles
    760 E Westleigh Rd
    Lake Forest, IL 60045
    (847)234-4300
    2.29-12
    171
  • Highland Park
    Montessori Connection
    Montessori School
    Grades: NS-K | 98 students
    2.3 miles
    1731 Deerfield Road
    Highland Park, IL 60035
    (847)831-9393
    2.3NS-K
    98
  • Lake Forest
    Grades: NS-8 | 408 students
    2.6 miles
    145 S. Green Bay Road
    Lake Forest, IL 60045
    (847)234-2350
    2.6NS-8
    408
  • Deerfield
     Holy Cross School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 149 students
    2.8 miles
    720 Elder Ln
    Deerfield, IL 60015
    (847)945-0135
    2.8PK-8
    149

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