Mission Statement

MISSION STATEMENT

Since 1890, Saint James School has been committed to the development of the whole child by providing a quality Catholic education in a safe, diverse, and nurturing environment.

As the foremost ministry of the Catholic Community of Saint James, it is the primary duty of the school to integrate Christ’s presence as spiritual growth is fostered and excellence in academics, the arts, and social and physical activities is achieved.

While focusing on the Gospel of Jesus, Saint James School provides a well-balanced education that promotes high standards of performance, self-discipline, and responsibility.

Adopted by the School Advisory Council

December 11, 2008

 

Established in 1890, St. James School as its mission provides a solid foundation in the Catholic Faith, which fosters academic excellence, educates the whole person through Gospel values and cultivates students to become responsible citizens and leaders as Disciples of Christ.

Abridged Version - recited every morning after prayers