OUR VISION

TO BE THE CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL IN NORTHEASTERN KANSAS SOUGHT AFTER TO DEVELOP THE MINDS AND HEARTS OF YOUNG PEOPLE TO KNOW TRUTH, CHOOSE GOOD, AND LIVE VIRTOUSLY IN THE SERVICE OF OTHERS.

ABOUT

St. James exists to intentionally pass on the One, Holy, Catholic, Apostolic Faith to the next generation.

VALUES/PILLARS

ONE

St. James Academy is a Christ-centered community built on authentic relationships, prayer, and faith. Students, faculty, staff, and parents are united members of the body of Christ in love, truth, joy, and service.

HOLY

St. James Academy fosters students holiness by helping them build their relationship with Jesus Christ, maximize their God-given gifts, discern their vocation, understand their brokenness, and accept healing through God’s grace in prayer and the sacraments.

CATHOLIC

St. James Academy as part of the Catholic Church, reveals the world to students through a Catholic worldview built on the teachings of the magisterium and the lived witness of the adults in our building.

APOSTOLIC

St. James Academy community invites students to live and share their service, scholarship, athletics, and activities so that they may be a light in the darkness.

KEYS TO SUCCESS

FAITH

Creating opportunities for adults and students to live a Sacramental life in the one, holy catholic, and apostolic faith that created a vibrant school community to pass along the teachings, traditions, and treasures of the Catholic faith while creating disciples of Jesus.

CULTURE

Creation, preservation, and evolution of a culture, inside and outside the walls of St. James Academy that intentionally attracts and retains staff, faculty, and students who desire to be members of a One, Holy, Catholic and Apostolic faith community.

COMMUNITY

Providing individuals a sense of belonging, fellowship, tradition, and competition through a school-wide CommunitySystem that offers vast opportunities for leadership and mentorship.

SCHOLARSHIP

Seeking truth in a manner that reveals the complexities of God’s creation and inspires wonder, deepens understanding, and empowers students to change the world.

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