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St. James Catholic School

St. James Catholic School is a coeducational private Catholic traditional school for students in grades Pre-K through 8.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Small City


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St. James Catholic School says

Saint James School is a community of parents, students and staff united in an effort to teach as Jesus did, making faith a part of daily life. We are committed to: Proclaiming the Good News of Jesus Christ in the Roman Catholic tradition; Educating the children to become life long learners, Building a school faith community of mutual care, concern and respect; Leading children to positive participation in prayer and worship; Awakening a zest for transforming the world according to Gospel values through evangelization and Christian service. We commit ourselves to using the resources of the Saint James Parish family in the context of the parish mission of promoting lifelong formation and education for all.



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St. James Catholic School received a Blue Ribbon award from US Department of Education in 2012.

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 414
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
Pre-K 58
Kindergarten 48
1 46
2 38
3 41
4 27
5 37
6 36
7 42
8 41

St. James Catholic School's relatively variable enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing St. James Catholic School's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 12 : 1
Gender 49% Male / 51% Female
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 76%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0%
Multi-racial 4%
Hispanic/Latino 2%
Black or African American 0%
Asian 3%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%

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