St. James School, a fully accredited Preschool (3 & 4 yr old) to 8 grade,
located in Highwood IL, has been providing a quality education for 89 years.
In this informational Video about St. James School!,
we take you into the classrooms and throughout a day in the life of a student at
St. james School. For more information about enrolling your child, please call the school office at 847-432-2277.
Particularly during this time of change and challenge, Catholic schools provide
long-term benefits to the nation's youth: a high-quality, faith-based education that will
continue to pay dividends for years to come. Families and communities can count
on Catholic schools to instill in students the faith, knowledge, morals and discipline that will
enable them to fulfill their future roles as committed citizens, productive
employees and effective leaders.
At St. James Catholic School all students are given an opportunity
for educational excellence and religious formation in the Catholic intellectual
tradition and challenged by a curriculum of the highest caliber in a safe, loving, family centered
Mark your calendar for the Pancake Breakfast & Raffle. This event supports our
Invite family and friends to enjoy
a delicious breakfast. Tickets can be bought at the School Office or after the Masses
on September 7th and 14th. For more information, please call Maura at 773-368-4480.
A reminder to all our parents... anyone who wishes to be involved in the life of the school in any way
is required to attend a Virtus Training Session offered by the Archdiocese of Chicago.
This applies to parents who have never taken the class. This training is critical for all
parents, guardians, teachers, coaches, priests, and child care providers. It is part of the
nationwide program established by the Catholic Bishops of the United States entitled
"Protecting God's Children."
You must register online in order to attend any session of "Protecting God's Children."
To register go to
So many End-Of-Year Activities have taken place the last few week. We wanted to share
some great shots of these "Moments to Remember'!
"Moments to Remember'
Great news! This year families will have the opportunity to apply through the FACTS new and improved application for scholarships
for the 2014-2015 school year.
Families can use the same user account to apply for financial aid as used for the FACTS Payment Plans.