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

Student/Staff Ratio

Recent Happenings

Join us December 12 for Advent Lessons & Carols

Join us December 12 for Advent Lessons & Carols

Join us on December 12, 2021 at 5pm for our annual Advent Lessons & Carols. This will be held at The Church of St. James the Less (3217 W. Clearfield St., Philadelphia, PA 19132). Reception to follow.   Click here to download PDF flyer   Health and Saftety Protocol: Masks are to be...

Upcoming Events

Tue 25
Fri 28

End of Marking Period Two

January 28, 2022
Sat 29

Welcome Table Open

January 29, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Sun 30

Sunday Mass

January 30, 2022 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Mon 31

School Closed (Staff PD)

January 31, 2022

St. James Through Every Chapter

Watch live footage to see progress to date on the construction of our new building!

Did you know the PA Tax Credit Program is a critical part of how we’re able to remain tuition-free?

Help us turn your tax credit dollars into a scholarship “gift” and extend your support!

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