PAST INITIATIVES

An invitation to serve…

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 involved in mass. ...

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TECH CORNER

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...

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Fall field trips make learning FUN!

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!...

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Apple Certified Teachers

Apple Certified Teachers

Congratulations to SJS teachers, Sharon Dillon, Nicole Long, and Laura Tambling! Each of them has achieved the status of Apple Certified Teacher!       These teachers have devoted months in professional development to grow their skills with Apple technology. Their...

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SJS loves STEAM!

SJS loves STEAM!

THANK YOU to our SJS parent volunteers for assisting students during the STEAM Museum on October 4!  Learning about Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Science really IS fun!    ...

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TECH CORNER

St. James School is proud to integrate technology into the curriculum in all grade levels.  Our technology philosophy says  ...

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Google Apps for Education Permission

Google Apps for Education Permission

  Attention: Parents and guardians of students who will be enrolled in 2nd-5th grade during the 2018-2019 school year.*  Please complete the Google Apps Consent Form found below for EACH child in your family that will be enrolled in 2nd...

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Tech Corner

Tech Corner

From the desk of Miss Kenny Resources on Media Use and Tweens/Teens Common Sense Media is a great place to find resources to help teach kids about Internet safety, digital citizenship, and using technology effectively. Check out this video about how to help your kids...

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Tech Corner

Tech Corner

From the Desk of Miss Harter Second graders engaged in a tutorial of the iPad app called "Book Creator". In the process of learning the features of the app, each student made a digital "All About Me" book. Students wrote about themselves and illustrated each page....

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Tech Corner

Tech Corner

  From the Desk of Miss Harter 100th Day of School QR Code Scavenger Hunt First and second graders participated in a fun activity this week to celebrate the 100th day of school! Students used an iPad to scan various QR codes in order to bring up several different math...

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Tech Corner

Tech Corner

From the desk of Miss Kaitlin Kenny   What's Happening in the Tech Lab?   3rd Grade: Typing, typing, typing! 3rd graders are practicing their typing with an online primary program called Dance Mat Typing. To strengthen their skills and apply them to the real-world,...

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Tech Corner

Tech Corner

From the Desk of Miss Harter First and second graders are now starting an official keyboarding unit with Typing Club. Students will log in each time they do a typing lesson so that we can track their progress over time. Students are excited to see how many stars they...

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The Saint James App is Here!

The Saint James App is Here!

The Saint James App has arrived in the app store just in time for Christmas!  Go to the app store now and download the all new Saint James app today! Get it in the Apple App store here! Get it in the Google Play store here! iOS Directions From the Home screen, tap App...

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Be an Angel in the Classroom!

Be an Angel in the Classroom!

Angels in the Classroom is a unique way to provide educational tools, supplies and support for your child’s teacher and classroom. Parents’ Club chairperson, Julie Delaney (julhill@gmail.com), can help you make selections and organize your Angels gift. Check out...

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Register for Jr Lions Lacrosse!

Register for Jr Lions Lacrosse!

Are your boys interested in trying the fastest growing sport in the midwest?  Join a great group of boys and coaches to learn about lacrosse!  Registration starts December 2nd for the spring 2018 season.  Go to www.jrlionslacrosse.com for more...

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Going Paperless

Going Paperless

Over the coming months you can expect to see us making more progress in moving towards our goal of a paperless environment.  Although in today's world, some processes are more efficiently completed using paper, Saint James School recognizes that rapidly advancing...

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Bank Day!

Bank Day!

Has your child mentioned Bank Day at school to you? It's a great program to start teaching your child about SAVING. It's easy, fun, and exciting for them to make their deposit right here at St. James School. Read the Bank Day flyer to find out how to start this simple...

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Collect Those Boxtops!

Collect Those Boxtops!

Parents’ Club collects BOX TOPS! And, our Box Tops contest is back!!! Box Tops are found on dozens of participating products. The grade who collects the most box tops by the end of the school year will receive a prize! Last year, we collected 13,000 box tops for our...

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FEATURED EVENTS

 

Special Lunch
Friday, November 16

All School Mass
Friday, November 16

Thanksgiving Break
Wednesday, November 21

Thanksgiving Break - No School
Wednesday, November 21

Thanksgiving Break
Thursday, November 22

Thanksgiving Break
Friday, November 23

Spirit Wear
Monday, November 26

All School Mass
Friday, November 30

First Sunday of Advent
Sunday, December 02

Pizza with a Purpose
Monday, December 03

TODAY’S ATHLETIC EVENTS

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