St. James St. John School's existence and purpose is to communicate the teaching of God's message, to encourage daily prayer, and to develop the academic and spiritual growth of each child.
We strive to provide a school climate which is cognizant of the needs of children to be successful.
St. James-St. John School enrolls students from diverse ethnic and socioeconomic backgrounds a rich cultural mix to generate strong self-esteem, broadening relational skills, a spirit of justice, and compassion for others in need.
The School nurtures these qualities in the students through a strong network of peers, teachers, administrators, parents, family, and community members.
St. James-St. John School encourages and stimulates students to become persons strong of body, keen of mind, and pure of heart seeking to love and serve God by loving and serving their neighbors The mission of St. James St. John School is to provide a Christian educational environment which fosters a love for learning and affords each child an opportunity to develop his/her full potential.
Our goal is to enable children to develop sound moral and spiritual values, to incorporate an awareness of peace and justice issues, and to demonstrate genuine concern for others in the light of Gospel values.
Learning and social experiences are structured in a manner that promotes mutual respect, enhanced self-esteem, and individual responsibility.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 176 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,825
  • Acceptance rate: 100%
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded
1957

Student Body

Total Students
176 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
5%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade
St. James St. John School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
20 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(uniform)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
$4625 for grades 1-7 $4825 for grades PK and K and Grade 8
% on Financial Aid
20%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$800
Acceptance Rate
100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Cristina Viveiros-Serra
Admissions Associate
Lisa DaPonte

Sports

Total Sports Offered
2 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Track Club, Yearbook Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Music Lessons

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Basketball Teams, Cheerleading squad
Profile last updated: 09/21/2021

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 176 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,825
  • Acceptance rate: 100%
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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