Saint James the Apostle School

Advancing Academic Excellence, Fostering Faith, Instilling Integrity
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Saint James the Apostle School
where our students
learn like champions,
pray like champions
and live like champions!
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
  • New science lab
  • 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 2017 who received over $480,000 in scholarship funds. Our students are attending the following high schools:

  • Academy for Information Technology (AIT)
  • Benedictine Academy
  • Jonathan Dayton Collegiate Academy
  • Mother Seton Regional High School
  • Mount Saint Mary Academy
  • Oratory Prep
  • Roselle Catholic High School
  • Saint Peter's Prep
  • Summit High School
  • Union Catholic High School

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Upcoming Events
Fri Oct 20
Red Ribbon Day - Sponsored by Student Council
  Science Enrichment 2:30 - 3:30PM
Sat Oct 21 Confirmation 10:00AM
Mon Oct 23 Clothing Drive through Oct. 27
Tue Oct 24 TGA Golf Lessons 2:45-3:45PM
Wed Oct 25 Altar Server Training Grades 3-8 during lunchtime
  Ninja Warrior Class - Grades K-2 2:45-3:30PM
  Roselle Catholic Olympics
Fri Oct 27 NOON Dismissal - After Care available
  Rehearsal for Dinner Theater 12:00-2:15PM (bring a lunch)
  Trunk or Treat 7:00 - 9:00PM
Mon Oct 30 Sandwich Day
Tue Oct 31 Halloween celebration and Parade for Hunger 1:15PM
Wed Nov 1 Solemnity of All Saints -Mass @ 9:00AM FULL DRESS UNIFORM
  Ninja Warrior Class - Grades K-2 2:45-3:30PM
Thu Nov 2 Craft Kids Grades 1-3 2:30-3:15PM
Fri Nov 3 NOON Dismissal - After Care available
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