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St. James Seton School

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

Institution Type: Private Setting: Urban


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St. James/Seton Catholic School has provided quality Catholic education in Omaha, NE since 1965. Our school system educates about 600 students each year in a value based, Christ-centered environment. SJS promotes faith formation, academic excellence and service learning experiences for all students. At St. James/Seton Catholic School, students celebrate their Catholic faith as an integral part of our school environment. We foster a Catholic culture dedicated to the following commitments: Catholic Christian dedication to faith formation High expectations for students and faculty Challenging and stimulating curriculum Preparing students for success in adult life Inclusive and nurturing environment Caring, passionate and welcoming staff and students Saint James/Seton School is committed to providing a learning environment in which our students grow in mind, body, and spirit through a quality, faith-based, Catholic education. All that the school provides is meant to complement the efforts of parents in providing similar faith development experiences at home. When both the family and the school community make continuous efforts to assist students in the formation of their faith, students grow in and become committed to their faith. The Church is strengthened in its mission of proclaiming the Gospel.We ask that you continue your efforts in faith development and continue to model for your children the discipleship of Christ. Your own commitment to prayer, to the Eucharistic liturgy, to the Sacrament of Reconciliation, to service of others, and to compassion and assistance to those in need, will form your children in practices that will enable them to deepen their relationship with God.St. James/Seton School's mission is to provide the best Faith-based Catholic education possible for each child. In order to accomplish this, there must be a concentrated, cooperative effort between the parent(s) and the school. The school's curriculum guides students in their expected knowledge and skill development. Teachers provide instructional experiences and guidance to assist students in mastering the material. Teachers also know that diligence and self-discipline are essential to academic success and the full realization of each student's potential.

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St. James/Seton School provides a safe and nuturing learning environment in which our students grow in mind, body and spirit through a quality, faith-based & service orientated Catholic Education.



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Total Enrollment 565
Student Teacher Ratio 20 : 1
Dress Code Uniform

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