Welcome to Saint James the Apostle School!
Saint James the Apostle School is a Catholic Elementary School located in Springfield, New Jersey and has been serving the parishioners of Saint James the Apostle Church and surrounding communities since 1953.
Saint James the Apostle School offers students from PreK-3 through Grade 8 a Roman Catholic faith-based education which acknowledges each child’s individual ability to achieve their fullest potential academically, socially, and spiritually. The school’s goal is to strive for academic excellence while teaching students to respect themselves and others and to make decisions based on moral values.
Pastor: Father Joseph Barbone
Principal: Mrs. Caroline Ponterio
Our students come from many New Jersey communities including Springfield, Union, Belford, Cranford, Elizabeth, Hillside, Irvington, Kenilworth, Maplewood, Mountainside, Newark, Plainfield, South Orange, Summit, Vauxhall, Warren, West Orange and Westfield.
Please enjoy our school website. If you would like to learn more about Saint James the Apostle School, please call (973) 376-5194 and schedule a school tour. We would love to show you what an excellent Catholic education in a 21st Century learning environment looks like!