St. James Apostle School Mission

At St. James the Apostle School, we are called to grow spiritually, intellectually, emotionally, and physically as members of our school, parish and the greater community.  By combining our Catholic beliefs, strong academics, Christian service, liturgy and prayer, we will become people of faith and lifelong learners who serve the broader community.

St. James Apostle School Vision

We, the St. James the Apostle Catholic School Community, are committed to fostering lifelong learners to become the next generation of leaders by providing a challenging academic program rooted in Catholic beliefs.

What We Offer

Daily Schedule

  • Supervision is provided for students starting at 7:15.
  • Tardy Bell 7:50
  • School Day 7:45-2:45
  • After School Care 2:45-6:00

Faith Formation

  • Weekly Mass
  • Sacramental Preparation for First Reconciliation, First Eucharist and Confirmation
  • Daily Religion Class
  • Service Opportunities

Academics

  • Pre-School
  • Primary Grades
  • Intermediate Grades
  • Junior High

Athletics

  • No cut sports teams for grades 5-8
  • Cross Country
  • Volleyball
  • Basketball
  • Track

Enrichment

  • Academic Fair
  • Band
  • Book Club
  • Chess Club
  • D.A.R.E.
  • Homework Club
  • Knitting Club
  • Math Club
  • Ripples of Faith Service Projects
  • Rosary at Recess
  • Scouts
  • Show Choir
  • Theater Club

Bus Transportation

All students who live within the District 89 boundaries, and live at least 1 1/2 miles from school, or have to cross dangerous roads to get here are eligible for bus service.

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490 South Park Blvd.
Glen Ellyn, Illinois
630-469-8060