St James The Apostle School

Tel: (630)469-8060
Grades: PK-8 | 256 students
St. James the Apostle Catholic school (K-8) has dedicated itself to being a leader in academic, technological and theological excellence, striving to display the highest traditions and standards of the Catholic Church.
St. James the Apostle has a rich tradition of academic excellence based in Catholic values and morals.
St. James the Apostle school is committed to the threefold purpose of Christian education as defined by the National Council of Catholic Bishops: to proclaim the word, to build the community, and to serve God and humanity.
Our school strives to provide each child with a challenging academic program rooted in the beliefs, values and traditions of Catholic Christianity; to guide each child in acquiring skills, virtues and habits required for effective service to God, self and humanity; to enable each child to fully discover and develop his or her God given ability; to promote involvement between home and school to further the shared role of education between parents, guardians and teachers; and to recognize the role of school in the light of the ministry of education professed by the St. James parish community.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students 256 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade St James The Apostle School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school is Fusion Academy Oak Brook (3.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Delphi Academy of Chicago (1.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Glen Ellyn KinderCare (1 miles away)
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  • Glen Ellyn
    Glen Ellyn KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK | 65 students
    1 miles
    2 South 726 Route 53
    Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
  • Lombard
    Grades: PK-3 | 49 students
    1.8 miles
    241 E. Roosevelt Rd
    Lombard, IL 60148
  • Glen Ellyn
    Grades: K | 75 students
    2 miles
    625 Hillside Ave
    Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
  • Glen Ellyn
    St Petronille School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-8 | 531 students
    2.1 miles
    425 Prospect Ave Ste 100
    Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
  • Downers Grove
    Grades: K | 119 students
    2.2 miles
    3400 Lacey Rd
    Downers Grove, IL 60515

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