St James School-woodbridge

  • Saint James Parish, of the Diocese of Metuchen, is a people called by God through Baptism to be a Christian Community who are committed to and demonstrate the gospel of Jesus Christ through the Roman Catholic tradition.

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School Overview

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

Student Body

Total Students315 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
44%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade St James School-woodbridge Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio21:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Colonia
    St John Vianney School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 449 students
    3.8 miles
    420 Inman Ave
    Colonia, NJ 07067
    (732) 388-1662
    3.8 PK-8
    449
  • Edison
     St Helena School
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    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 244 students
    4.7 miles
    930 Grove Avenue
    Edison, NJ 08820
    (732) 549-6234
    4.7 PK-8
    244
  • Edison
    Grades: PK-12 | 458 students
    5.9 miles
    1295 Inman Ave
    Edison, NJ 08820
    (908) 754-1882
    5.9 PK-12
    458
  • Clark
    Grades: PK-8 | 436 students
    5.2 miles
    Valley Road
    Clark, NJ 07066
    (732) 388-1360
    5.2 PK-8
    436
  • Roselle
    Grades: PK-8 | 265 students
    7.3 miles
    140 East 3rd Avenue
    Roselle, NJ 07203
    (908) 245-6560
    7.3 PK-8
    265

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  
My two children attended St. James School and were there from Pre-K through Grade 8. It was a wonderful experience for both boys. Yes the fundraisers were always present and as a parent felt every time I turned around we had another one to do but I also understood that without these fundraisers tuition costs would rise so my husband and I always did the best that we could to participate in as many as we could. The faculty and staff at St. James is like no other, and it helped to prepare each child when they left the school to go onto to their respective high schools and excel. This school was a great experience for my children and St. James will always hold a special place in my heart. Thank you
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My child goes to this school, and I must say as a parent I am pleased with many facets there. I would like to see the teachers look like they enjoy their job more instead of always looking unhappy. But they get the job done !! A lot of fundraisers so get ready parents !! I like they allow the children to be children and celebrate holidays and do fun things with and for them during the year, which they look fwd too !!! They run a tight ship here, no fooling around during school hours at all, if you feel your child needs that atmosphere this is the school for you !!
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