Applications

Please complete and return your application or registration form with the applicable, non-refundable fee.



Tuition Assistance Programs

We understand the financial hardship tuition payments can create. We desire all who wish to receive a Catholic education to have the opportunity. Our tuition assistance program information is provided here:



Immunization Requirements

Please be sure your child’s immunizations and records are up to date. When your child receives immunizations, please provide a copy of your child’s immunization records so we can keep our records up to date.


Apply to St. Francis

We are thrilled to welcome new and returning students to St. James School. We look forward to partnering with you in educating your child.


Admissions Policies

St. James School admits students of any race, nationality, or ethnic origin to all rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students of the school. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, nationality, or ethnic origin in the administration of our educational policies, admissions policies, or athletic and other school-administered programs.

We utilize the following priorities to accept students at St. James School as openings become available:

  • Parishioners and non-parishioners with older siblings in St. James School
  • Parishioners
  • Non-parishioners

We require students and parents to meet the following criteria:

  • Children entering our preschool programs must be toilet trained before attending.
  • Children entering kindergarten must reach their fifth birthday on or before December 31.
  • We will accept new students in grades 6-8 on a one-month trial basis.
  • We require parents to take an active role in Development.

Registration Requirements

We are here to serve the best interests of your child. To ensure that our programs will meet the educational needs of your child(ren), we require the following:

  • A physical examination when a student enters for the first time in preschool, kindergarten, or transfers from out of state to any grade;
  • Complete immunization records;
  • Completion of a developmentally appropriate screening (all grade levels);
  • Students applying for admission in Grades 1-8 must present a copy of the current report card, any applicable standardized test results, and any records of 504 or IEP;
  • An interview between the principal or designee and the student

We will not grant admission until we receive and review all appropriate documentation, upon which families can expect a letter of acceptance or denial regarding admission.


Fees

Registration Fees:

  • $150 per family of current students

Registration fees are non-refundable.


Tuition Rates

Pre-Kindergarten and Preschool Tuition Rates Rates:

5 Full Days $6,000
5 Half Days $3,720
3 Full Days $4,600
3 Half Days $2,720

Kindergarten – Grade 8 Annual Tuition Rates:

  K-8 Non-Catholic K-8 Catholic
1 Child $4,400 $3,900
2 Children $8,000 $7,000
3-4 Children $10,800 $9,300

We will not release school records unless all financial obligations to the school are satisfied.


Payment Policy

We accept tuition payments in any of the following forms:

  • Paid in full to SJS before August 1.
  • Paid in quarterly installments to FACTS in July, October, January, and April.
  • Paid in 10 monthly installments to FACTS July through April.
  • We will assess a late fee of $50.00 if payment is not received within 10 days of the payment due date.
  • We accept credit cards.