Saint James the Apostle School

Advancing Academic Excellence, Fostering Faith, Instilling Integrity

Saint James the Apostle School
where our students
learn like champions,
pray like champions
and live like champions!
Schedule a tour by calling (973) 376-5194.



Saint James the Apostle School HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools
  • ½ day and full day PreK-3 program
  • Full day PreK-4 program
  • Full day Kindergarten
  • New science lab
  • Pre-algebra and algebra classes (Grades 6-8)
  • 1:1 Chromebooks (Grade 6-8)
  • Fine arts program including art and music
  • National Junior Honor Society
  • Archdiocese of Newark STEM Expo
  • Presidential Academic & Physical Fitness Programs
  • On site Before and After Care program
  • Bus transportation for Union residents
  • Many extracurricular activities
  • Many opportunities to serve God and others


We are so proud of our Class of 2017 who received over $480,000 in scholarship funds. Our students are attending the following high schools:

  • Academy for Information Technology (AIT)
  • Benedictine Academy
  • Jonathan Dayton Collegiate Academy
  • Mother Seton Regional High School
  • Mount Saint Mary Academy
  • Oratory Prep
  • Roselle Catholic High School
  • Saint Peter's Prep
  • Summit High School
  • Union Catholic High School

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Upcoming Events
Wed Oct 18
NO School - Professional Day
Thu Oct 19 Interim Reports - Grades K-8
  Art Masters Grades 7 & 8 2:30-3:15PM
Fri Oct 20 Red Ribbon Day - Sponsored by Student Council
  Science Enrichment 2:30 - 3:30PM
Sat Oct 21 Confirmation 10:00AM
Mon Oct 23 Clothing Drive through Oct. 27
Tue Oct 24 TGA Golf Lessons 2:45-3:45PM
Wed Oct 25 Altar Server Training Grades 3-8 during lunchtime
  Ninja Warrior Class - Grades K-2 2:45-3:30PM
  Roselle Catholic Olympics
Fri Oct 27 NOON Dismissal - After Care available
  Rehearsal for Dinner Theater 12:00-2:15PM (bring a lunch)
  Trunk or Treat 7:00 - 9:00PM
Mon Oct 30 Sandwich Day
Tue Oct 31 Halloween celebration and Parade for Hunger 1:15PM
Wed Nov 1 Solemnity of All Saints -Mass @ 9:00AM FULL DRESS UNIFORM
  Ninja Warrior Class - Grades K-2 2:45-3:30PM
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