St James Catholic School

  • At St. James School, a Catholic elementary school, students in grades K-8 are offered learning experiences to help them gain academic, social, emotional, cognitive, spiritual and physical growth through planned learning activities.
  • These experiences are based on the continually assessed developmental level of each student.
  • The curriculum includes opportunities to worship with the parishioners of St. James Catholic Church on a weekly basis; language development and math skills commensurate with the student's real life experiences and the Archdiocesan outcomes.
  • Specialists in Spanish, Art, Music, Physical Education activities, field trips, extracurricular activities like Govenor's Cup Competitions and sports-related opportunities, as well as counseling (for family building opportunities) availability round out the learning needs of students in grades K-8.
  • A three- and four-year-old program is also offered at St. James School, and specifics regarding it are available.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students145 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 9%
Students by Grade St James Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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    0.6 miles
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    Louisville, KY 40205
    (502) 458-2850
    0.6 PK-8
  • Louisville
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    Grades: 9-12 | 877 students
    2.1 miles
    2170 Tyler Ln
    Louisville, KY 40205
    (502) 458-9551
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    0.9 miles
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    Grades: K-12 | 80 students
    1.1 miles
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