The Episcopal School in North Philadelphia

St. James School is a tuition-free, private Episcopal middle school that provides students with year-round academic, physical, spiritual and creative nourishment while working to uplift the surrounding community.



Field trips per year


Students receiving full scholarships

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Recent Happenings

Let Us Recommit to Anti-Racism

Let Us Recommit to Anti-Racism

Dear St. James School Community, Yesterday, when a jury of our peers convicted Derek Chauvin of murdering George Floyd, my reaction was: Justice does not bring George back to his family. Justice does not heal the broken hearts. And yet, Thanks be to God that justice was done. This morning, I feel...

4th Grade: Mapping to Success!

4th Grade: Mapping to Success!

Read about our amazing 4th grade class and their continuous improvements, volunteer opportunities, and much more in this month’s newsletter!

Upcoming Events

Tue 15

Volunteer BBQ

June 15, 2021
Philadelphia PA
Thu 17
Thu 17

Last day for 8th grade

June 17, 2021
Thu 17

Mass -Baccalaureate

June 17, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Fri 18

Thursday, June 3rd, 2021
10th Anniversary Virtual Benefit


Doubles Every Gift or Pledge Made Before June 3rd!

Now Open on Etsy: St. James Woodshop

The custom designs and high-quality products of the St. James Woodshop are now available for purchase online at Etsy! Our talented and creative alumni craft one-of-a-kind pieces that are decorative, practical, and beautiful.

We're Breaking New Ground

This summer, with your help, we begin construction on a new building to expand our campus and our programs!

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