St. James News

St. James students make All-Conference Band

    St. James had 17 students make the 2022 Four Rivers All-Conference Band, which performed a concert last weekend at Union High School.

Spaces still available for Daddy Daughter Dance

    Spaces remain for those wanting to participate in the Daddy Daughter Dance scheduled for Saturday, February 5. The dance is being put on by the St. James Parks and Recreation Department and will feature a fun night of dancing, games, and more.

Harlan updates board on A+ program

    During last week’s January school board meeting, John F. Hodge High School Assistant Principal Greg Harlan updated the St. James Board of Education on the A+ program, which helps qualified students attend a two-year college. Harlan said the program has grown this year and he is pleased with the current enrollment.

Board approves 2022-23 calendar

    The St. James Board of Education heard an update on the 2022-23 calendar by Superintendent Tim Webster during the January 19 meeting of the board.
    The district sent out a survey earlier in the school year to seek opinions on what the community and faculty wanted when the district created next year’s school calendar and Webster told the board that information was used when designing it.

Chamber still seeking Lifetime Achievement nominees

    The St. James Chamber of Commerce is preparing for its annual awards dinner and still needs nominations for the Lifetime Achievement award. Nominations are requested to be turned in to the Chamber offices by February 28.