St James School
Tel: (816) 781-4428
- The community of St. James school, are a prayerful and Eucharist people who treasure our Catholic traditions.
- We strive to grow in our faith by being good stewards of the gifts God has given us and by sharing God's truth with all.
- As the Body of Christ, we are called to love and serve everyone, especially the marginalized, with joy and hospitality.
- Devoted to our children as well as to their profession, St. James' staff works hard to maintain excellence by means of in-service training, continuing education and representation on various educational boards.
- Staff members also give of their time to extra activities with students, serving as advisors to many organizations.
- Our students experience learning opportunities, which connect to specific skills for life.
- Our school focuses on one Lifeskill each month. Students learn, practice and apply the skills to the classroom and real-life situations.
- Each morning students recite our Lifelong Guideline pledge: I promise to be faith-filled, trustworthy, truthful and an active-listener too.
- I will do my personal best, and give no-put downs to any of you.
- These guidelines work in conjunction with the Lifeskills to build responsible, Christian citizens.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)|
National Association for the Education of Young Children
|Religious Affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-8|
|Total Students||387 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 17%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||21 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||18:1|
National avg.: 13:1
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
Nearby Private Schools
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Liberty Grades: PK-K | 54 students
650 E Ruth Ewing Rd
Liberty, MO 64068
(816) 781-6295 3.2 PK-K
- Kansas City Grades: PK-12 | 72 students
5600 N Brighton Ave
Kansas City, MO 64119
(816) 454-7410 5.2 PK-12
- Kansas City Grades: PK-8 | 241 students
6415 Ne Antioch Rd
Kansas City, MO 64119
(816) 454-7377 5.2 PK-8
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