Sts. Philip and James School

359 Clinton Ave St. James, NY 11780

Are you interested in learning more about Sts. Philip and James School? Schedule a tour by emailing Principal Ms. Diane Anderson at

Saints Philip and James School is dedicated to providing a Catholic education which nourishes the respect for individual diversity, fosters cooperative learning and promotes global awareness. Our primary commitment is to integrate the Gospel message with the spiritual, intellectual, emotional, social, and physical development of our students, thus enabling them to become the leaders of tomorrow.

Sts. Philip and James School is a proven leader in academic achievement. For nearly 100 years, teacher commitment and student engagement have combined to attain maximum student potential and consistent success on the Catholic High School Entrance Exam.
Sts. Philip and James offers full day Nursery, Pre-K and Kindergarten, pre and post school child care, Spanish for Nursery through 8th grade, a Band program which includes Violin & Ukulele, a variety of after school clubs including Chorus, Drama, Math Fun, Technology and Cheer/Dance to name a few. Our Middle School students participate in weekly Electives and compete in the Catholic Middle School Sports Association (CMSSA). Algebra and Living Environment Regent classes are offered to our 8th grade students. Accredited by Cognia, our students attend weekly Mass, participate in Prayer Services and Spirit Assemblies, and undertake community service projects. Sts. Philip and James School – an investment that pays dividends in your child’s future academic success.


Early Childhood: Nursery, Pre-K

Elementary: K-5, Kindergarten (Full Day)

Middle: Grades 6, 7, 8

Unique to Our School: Before Care / After Care