“I am the way, the truth, and the life.”
- John 14:6
Since 1946, St. James Episcopal School has been an educational leader in South Texas, developing children into persons of high character and preparing them to be servant leaders in the local, regional, and global community.
“Bless us indeed, enlarge our territory, Keep your hand upon us, and keep us from evil.”
- Prayer of Jabez
“St. James is a caring and inclusive place that welcomes children of all religions, backgrounds, and family structures. New families are welcomed into the fold and provided numerous opportunities to get involved.” – SAES Accreditation Review Team
“Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and lean not on your own understanding; In all your ways acknowledge Him, And He shall direct your paths.”
- Proverbs 3:5-6
Our scholars are nurtured in their pursuit of knowledge and faith, so they can safely and freely explore new horizons. The patterns of learning and engagement established at St. James are the foundations on which our scholars will excel in high school and college.
“Make every effort to keep yourselves united in the Spirit, binding yourselves together with peace. For there is one body and one Spirit, just as you have been called to one glorious hope for the future.”
- Ephesians 4:3-4
The sense of love and family within our Christian community has been built over decades, and is what makes St. James so special.
“Bless, O Lord, St. James School, and send your Holy Spirit into our hearts that we’ll be led to all goodness and truth, through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.”
- St. James Episcopal School Prayer
We seek to demonstrate a life of faith to young scholars through the act of regular worship, prayer, study, and outreach.
“Give and you will receive. Your gift will return to you in full--pressed down, shaken together to make room for more, running over, and poured into your lap.”
- Luke 6:38
Gifts to St. James of time, talent, or treasure support our mission and our passion of empowering hearts and minds. Your generosity and encouragement sustains us!