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Celebrating 10 years!

Join us at this not-to-be-missed event

10th Anniversary Virtual Benefit

Thursday, June 3rd, 2021

  • Expect surprises when our annual spring benefit becomes our first decade’s grand finale!
  • Our Master of Ceremonies will be NBC News’ Kristen Welker.
  • Honoring Three Groundbreakers: David Kasievich, The Rev. Andrew Kellner, and Rosalie Cooper & RAH Civic Association.

In honor of our 10th year …

We're Breaking New Ground

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

Celebrating 10 Years of Faithful Partnership, featuring The Most Rev. Michael Curry

The St. James School community celebrated a decade of faithful partnership with our more than 160 church partners during a March 16 virtual event highlighted by a visit with The Most Rev. Michael Curry, Presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church.

3 Churches Share their Stories

Bishop Michael Curry’s Message for Us

“What does a Presiding Bishop do?”

“We Love You Church Partners!”

Reflecting on 10 Years of St. James School

Hear from our founders, Dave Kasievich, the Rev. Andrew Kellner, Dr. Audrey Evans and the Rev. Sean Mullen, along with graduates, family members, staff and neighbors on what 10 years of St. James School has meant to them and our community.

What is your favorite St. James memory?

Sermon from our Co-Founder, the Rev. Sean Mullen

Anniversary Virtual Evensong Service

Photo Gallery: We’ve come a long way in 10 years!

All School Photo

THEN: Our first 5th Grade class, principal and teacher

NOW: 86 students in Grades 4-8 plus teachers and staff

John Taylor, our very first enrolled student!

THEN: On his first day of 5th Grade at St. James in 2011

NOW: Working on campus at the Welcome Table

Ainyae Holmes, Class of 2015

THEN: On her first day of 5th Grade at St. James in 2011

NOW: Visiting St. James home on a break from Howard University

John Taylor, our very first enrolled student!

Ainyae Holmes, Class of 2015

THEN: On his first day of 5th Grade at St. James in 2011

NOW: Working on campus at the Welcome Table

THEN: On her first day of 5th Grade at St. James in 2011

NOW: Visiting St. James home on a break from Howard University

St. James School Mascot, Alley!

THEN: Just a little pup

NOW: All grown up and loving the attention!

Keenan Hellams, Class of 2016

THEN: Kevin Todd (Graduate Support Director) with Keenan Hellams (Class of 2016) back in middle school

NOW: Kevin and Keenan visiting a college together

St. James School Dining Room

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St. James School English Language Arts Room

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St. James School Backyard

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