Thanks to the generosity of the Fairmount Park Commission, 30 new street trees line the sidewalks of St. James School. As a result of a growing partnership between the park commission, East Falls Tree Tenders and St. James School, our school property and surrounding streets have becom
The St. James School Girls’ Choir traveled to Upper Dublin Lutheran Church (UDLC) to bring their music talents to our newest church partner. UDLC is the home parish of music teacher Beth Dzwil and her finance Andrew McMaster. The students were invited to sing three hymns (includ
Students took their passion for science and the animal world to the Philadelphia Zoo in a trip included the opportunity to get up close and personal with some at-risk species in the world. They learned about the reasons for species endangerment through HIPPO (Habitat loss, Invasive sp
St. James School was hosted by the Delaware County 4H at their farm in Newtown Square, PA. The 4H is a working animal farm where livestock and farm fowl are raised and bred. The students experienced the daily operation of the farm by observing the 4H members feed, clean and train thei
The Feast Day of St. James the Less — the patron saint of St. James School and the Church of St. James the Less — was celebrated in grand style. The first Feast Day for the school was attended by staff, students and supporters. The day began with an 11 am Mass in the churc
St. James School is a faith-based Philadelphia middle school in the Episcopal tradition, committed to educating traditionally underresourced students in a nurturing environment. The school is a community that provides a challenging academic program and encourages the development of the moral, spiritual, intellectual, physical and creative gifts in its students.
We seek and serve Christ in all persons, loving our neighbor as ourself.
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