STEAM at SJS

Thank you, FSA, for funding an Educational Technology wish list that included a green screen, Merge Cubes, Sphero Bolt robots, a 3D printer, Code-a-pillars, and Bee-bots!  Students throughout the grades have experienced opportunities to try out our new EdTech tools...

A Visit to Our New Church!

On Monday, January 21st, a very cold, but beautifully sunny winter day our school students and staff were warmly welcomed into the construction zone across the street to enjoy a sneak peek at our remodeled church.  This is the story of our visit.  Watch and enjoy!...

Computer Science Week Wrap-Up

(READ & scroll for our wrap-up video!) What is Computer Science Education Week?  Computer Science Education Week is an annual program dedicated to inspiring K-12 students to take interest in computer science.  CS Ed Week was Dec 3-7. How did SJS students...

An invitation to serve…

“For I have come, not to be served, but to serve.” Weekend masses at St. James are in need of volunteers to help with the new mass slide shows!  This is a wonderful opportunity for students to provide service to our parish community and be actively...

TECH CORNER

At all grade levels, St. James students learn to be safe, respectful, and responsible digital citizens through the implementation of the Common Sense Education Digital Citizenship curriculum.  We value our balanced approach of using technology in the classroom and we...

Fall field trips make learning FUN!

The PreK4 classes visited the Arlington Heights Fire Station, our Kindergartners visited the pumpkin farm, and our First Graders visited the apple orchard!  The best and most fun way to learn is to see and do.  Check out photos from their recent field trips!...