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圣詹姆斯 School Commencement
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圣詹姆斯 School is a boarding school located near both Washington, DC and Baltimore 为 students in grades 8-12. 

Founded in 1842, 圣詹姆斯 is a coeducational, Episcopal school that welcomes students of all backgrounds and faiths. Located in central 马里兰 on a 100-acre campus surrounded by 700 acres of school-owned farm land, 圣詹姆斯 is five miles south of 黑格 and 70 miles from both Washington, DC and Baltimore.

圣詹姆斯 is primarily a boarding school with a smaller day student program, and the school prides itself on offering a personalized approach to learning in a diverse and 包容 environment. As a result of the strong tradition of academic excellence, competitive athletics and a full program in 艺术, 圣詹姆斯 School challenges its students to grow academically, 运动, 在艺术上, 社会, 和道德上.

圣詹姆斯 School At-A-Glance

圣詹姆斯 Chapel
Time-HOnored 传统

Tradition is part of the 

fabric of our school

Morning chapel, along with family-style meals, are time-honored institutions, as is our honor code and our high expectations 为 community involvement and personal behavior. 通过这些方式, we seek to prepare young men and women both 为 academic success in college and to be leaders 为 good in the world.

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Lifelong Success

Portrait of a graduate:英里领先

Spread across the globe, our alumni are anchors in their communities and leaders of their professions. We recognize them by the qualities they share.

'引领er 为 good' is embedded in my soul. I always remember that simple phrase and try to live up to that powerful mission.


圣詹姆斯 student
SJS Graduates are:

Equipped with big ideas and powerful skills, able to distinguish themselves in any setting.

Two SJS graduates at Commencement
SJS Graduates Are:

Self-confident, well-spoken, and fearless.

A female student sits at a desk
SJS Graduates Are:

Com为table speaking the truth and living by their principles.

A member of the Chapel Choir speaking during Lessons & 颂歌
SJS Graduates Are:

Kind and 道德, people with the desire to lead 为 good.


圣詹姆斯 School Diversity 状态ment

圣詹姆斯 School is an Episcopal boarding school which is committed to the academic, 道德, and spiritual education of our students and to the Church’s vision of a just society. 像这样, we believe in fostering a diverse, 包容, and safe community wherein all students, 教师, and staff are supported and encouraged to learn and grow in respectful relationship with each other. We are there为e also committed to having difficult conversations in which we explore our differences of experience and perspective in good faith and in the firm belief in God’s love 为 all of us.

Non-Discriminatory 状态ment

圣詹姆斯 School does not discriminate on the basis of gender, 比赛, color, 宗教, sexual orientation, physical disability, 民族起源, or any other protected category in the administration of its educational policies, admission policies, financial aid program, athletic and other School-administrated programs, or employment practices in accordance with applicable Federal, 状态, and local laws.

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Accreditations and Affiliations

Accredited jointly by the Association of Independent 马里兰 Schools and Middle 状态s Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools and approved by the 马里兰 状态 Board of Education.

Member of the Cum Laude Society, NACAC, PCACAC, ACCIS, 大学委员会, 仙女虫属, 目标, the National Association of Episcopal Schools, The Association of Boarding Schools.


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Benefits of Boarding

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