Saint James the Apostle School

Advancing Academic Excellence, Fostering Faith, Instilling Integrity

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Springfield, New Jersey 07081
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Schedule a tour by calling (973) 376-5194.


Saint James the Apostle School HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools
  • ½ day and full day PreK-3 program
  • Full day PreK-4 program
  • Full day Kindergarten
  • Pre-algebra and algebra classes (Grades 6-8)
  • 1:1 Chromebooks (Grade 6-8)
  • Fine arts program including art and music
  • National Junior Honor Society
  • Archdiocese of Newark STEM Expo
  • Presidential Academic & Physical Fitness Programs
  • On site Before and After Care program
  • Bus transportation for Union residents
  • Many extracurricular activities
  • Many opportunities to serve God and others

We are so proud of our Class of 2018. As of April 1, 2018, they have been awarded over a half million dollars this year in scholarship funds and have been accepted to the following high schools:

  • Academy of Information Technology
  • Academy of Saint Elizabeth
  • Dayton Collegiate Academy
  • Mother Seton Regional High School
  • Mount Saint Mary Academy
  • Oratory Prep
  • Roselle Catholic HIgh School
  • Saint Dominic Academy
  • Saint Mary the Assumption High School
  • Saint Peter's Prep
  • Seton Hall Prep
  • Union Catholic Regional High School
  • Union County Vocational-Technical School



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Upcoming Events
Tue Jan 22
Mandatory rehearsal for Fashion show 2:45-3:15PM
  Optional Talent show rehearsal 3:00-4:00PM
  Interim reports - Grades K - 8
  Art Masters grades 7&8 2:30-3:15PM
Fri Jan 25 Science Exploration grades 1-3 2:30-3:30PM (please pack a snack)
Sat Jan 26 Family Skate Night
Sun Jan 27 Catholic Schools Week 12:00NOON Mass
  Open House 1:00-3:00PM
  Book Fair
Mon Jan 28 Book Fair
  Regular Uniform
  CSW; Breakfast Bag assembly. Please bring in assigned item.
Tue Jan 29 Regular Uniform
  Book Fair
  Rizzo's reptiles assembly
  Eucharistic Adoration 10:30-2:00PM
  Tiff's Burger & Ale House 5:00-8:00PM. Children eat free!
Wed Jan 30 FREE Dress Down Day "Blue and Gold"
  Book Fair - last day
  Living Biographies - Grade 7 9:00AM
  A Million Thanks Campaign - Cards and letter to U.S. military
  Mandatory rehearsal for Talent Show 2:30-3:45PM
  Seton Hall Basketball game - Prudential Center
Thu Jan 31 Regular Uniform
  Knights of Columbus Spelling Bee - Grade 8 1:15PM
  Box Tops games begins
  Joe Corbi's pizza orders delivered today
  Saint James Talent and Fashion show 7:00-8:30PM Hatcher Hall
Fri Feb 1 Every Drop Counts - $5.00 dress down day/ Wear Blue
  Closing of CSW Mass @ 9:00AM FULL DRESS UNIFORM 3rd grade will lead
  Read alouds to celebrate "World Read Aloud Day" 10:30AM
  NOON dismissal - After Care available
  Faculty meeting
  Pretzel Day - sponsored by 8th grade
Mon Feb 4 HSA Meeting 6:30PM Hatcher Hall
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