Mission & Vision

MISSION:

The mission of the St. James R-1 School District is to empower students through caring relationships, academic excellence, and community partnerships.

VISION:

The St. James School District will empower all students to positively contribute to the community and world.

We Believe:

Everyone is valued and can learn.

We Believe:

Everyone deserves a physically and emotionally safe environment.

We Believe:

Building relationships and effective partnerships with the community and beyond.

We Believe:

Providing relevant, rigorous and viable curriculum that maximizes student achievement.

We Believe:

Fostering a collaborative culture for student achievement and opportunities.

Employees:

Certificated professional staff: 151 Classified Staff: 89 Total Staff: 240 Average years of experience of professional staff: 12.8 % of professional staff with advanced degrees: 60.4%

Student Enrollment:

District Enrollment (PK-12): 1863 students Lucy Wortham James Elementary (PK-5): 795 students St. James Middle School (6-8): 459 students John F. Hodge High School (9-12): 609 students

Graduation Rate:

95.21%