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.
Thursday, December 18, parents, parishioners, and friends of St. James School enjoyed the
St. James Annual Christmas Pageant. Along with traditional songs, the story of the first Christmas was
reenacted through the musical "The Christmas Chronicles" by John Jacobson and Roger Emerson. You can watch
the St. James School Christmas Pageant here.
You can watch
the students singing
traditional songs here.
Under the auspices of the United States Navy, 8th graders at Saint James School
are designing and constructing functional small-scale submarines. This endeavor, known as Sea Perch, is an
innovative underwater robotics program that equips students with the resources they need to build an underwater
Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV). Read More... .
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
Visit Holy Cross School and learn all that it has to offer.
Parents are asked to attend a Meet & Greet with Holy Cross School Board Members, Pastor and Principal.
Make order gift cards through St. James your 2015 Resolution. Over 200 vendors
to choose from. It costs you nothing extra! Order today!
The Manna Program is a fundraising way for St. James to raise money to help market our school.
When you purchase Manna, you are purchasing gift cards that are used just like cash. You can use Manna to purchase
every day expenses like food, clothing and other essentials. Over 200 gift cards available.
The school profits as participating retailers offer the school a substantial discount.
Invite family and friends to order gift cards. With every purchase, you are helping your school raise funds.
Next Manna Order due on Monday, February 9 by Noon. Visit
Manna webpage to learn more.
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'