St. James School

To provide a safe, nurturing, Christian environment where children are encouraged to learn through discovery and hands-on-activities.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: School with Special Program Emphasis
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
  • Enrollment: 41 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $6,200
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

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St. James School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Texas for:

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Attribute

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Year Founded
1971
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
41 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
100%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade
St. James School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
12 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
Navy polo and khaki pants

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Both 10 and 12 month contracts are available, cost posted based on the highest tuition rate.
Admissions Director
Christopher P Holzer
Admissions Associate
Barbara Ward
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does St. James School cost?
St. James School's tuition is approximately $6,200 for private students.
When is the application deadline for St. James School?
The application deadline for St. James School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).
In what neighborhood is St. James School located?
St. James School is located in the South Side neighborhood of Houston, TX. There are 5 other private schools located in South Side.

School Reviews

5  
St. James School is now led by Naomi Carrier & provides excellent academics as well as a variety of extra-curricular activities at no extra charge, including access to the Performing & Visual Arts Workshop located on campus. Tuition is very reasonable & an excellent value for what is offered. Staff is loving & the children are happy and confident. Ms. Carrier has been with the school for most of it's history & is working hard to upgrade the facility to make it match the school's excellence.
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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: School with Special Program Emphasis
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
  • Enrollment: 41 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $6,200
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

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The average private school tuition in Houston, TX is $16,411 for elementary schools and $18,897 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Houston, TX is 78% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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