The first St. James School Art & Music show was held for parents and special guests of the 5th graders. Showcasing the work of this very talented group of young scholars was no easy task. Thanks to Art Teacher Ms. Deena Ball, the evening went off without a hitch. Large art display
In October, volunteers from the Four Counties Garden Club visited to show the students how to plant daffodil bulbs to grow heartily in the spring. Those daffodils have certainly sprung! A beautiful array of yellow daffodils ordain the front of the school’s main entrance and unde
With Urban Blazers, the students at St. James School hit the slopes for their first time. The group of sixteen 5th graders began the day learning how to stop, make turns, and (most importantly for a first-time skier) how to get up after you fall. As with any activity, some students pi
Students took a trip to Montgomery County Community College to enjoy a performance by the famed Dance Theater of Harlem. The program began with a demonstration of how the dancers work, from small movements at the ballet bar to larger movements like leaps and lifts. The students could
Philadelphia French hornist, and St. James School friend, Angela Cordell Bilger talks about her experience with life, the school and it’s music program. Read Angela’s full blog post about St. James School here As I sit in my comfy rocker in the nursery with our seven-week-
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