St. James Episcopal Day School

Student Stories

Gracie, 3rd Grade

1. What do you love about St. James Episcopal Day School?

"Everything! The teachers & the activities!"

2. Describe one of your favorite teachers and tell why she is a favorite.

"Mrs. Shahla because she loves to read, and how she is kind & loving."

3. In what ways have you grown in your faith as a result of your time here at St. James?

"I've learned a lot about God & Jesus & The Bible & everyone else in The Bible."

4. The St. James Day School tagline is “Excellence, Faith, Community.” How do you experience excellence at St. James?

"The nice principal, Mrs. Ray and every teacher in the school."

5. What would you tell another student, who goes to another school, to encourage them to consider St. James?

"Come to St James, it's the best school ever, and you can learn lots of new things that you have not learned yet in your life!"

Gracie, 3rd Grade

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St. James Stories

"I found an entire school of dedicated teachers who didn’t just teach your children, but helped raise them too. I chose to teach here so that I could continue that tradition."

Mrs. Shahla’s Story