Spark Your Passions

The SJA Experience Video Series


Head of School Message

Middle School

Technology and STEM

Performing Arts

Middle School Athletics

Character Education


Experience 21st Century Learning!

We invite you to discover the SJA Experience. Parents and students are invited to attend a hands-on learning evening that showcases the Middle School program at St. James Academy. During this live event, families will participate in engaging classroom demonstrations, hear from current parents and students, and connect with our dynamic teachers that challenge and support our students in their academic and social-emotional growth every step along the way.

To register, click here!

The Class of 2021

Our 2021 graduates received 74 acceptances from 15 different high schools and more than 18 competitive scholarships.


  • PE program (Grades PreK-8)
  • Rec League Teams (Grades PreK-5)
  • Middle School interscholastic (Grade 5-8)
  • Soccer
  • Lacrosse
  • Basketball
  • Cross Country
  • Baseball
  • Golf
  • Tennis
  • Field Hockey
  • Volleyball

Extra-Curricular Activities

Offered at all grade levels including:

  • Private Music Lessons
  • Karate
  • Drama
  • Dance
  • After School Clubs

“Eighth Grade students receive preparation for selecting their first choice high school. This thorough process lays the foundation for SJA graduates’ future college search.”

—  Katie E. Wareheim, Director of Admission & Enrollment Management

High Schools

SJA Graduates attend:

  • The Boys’ Latin School of Maryland
  • The Bryn Mawr School
  • Calvert Hall College High School
  • Dulaney High School
  • Fallston High School
  • Foxcroft School
  • Friends School of Baltimore
  • Garrison Forest School
  • George W. Carver School for the Arts and Technology
  • Gilman School
  • Hereford High School
  • Institute of Notre Dame
  • The John Carroll School
  • Loyola Blakefield
  • Loch Raven High School
  • Maryvale Preparatory School
  • McDonogh School
  • Mecersburg Academy
  • Mercy High School
  • Mount de Sales Academy
  • Notre Dame Preparatory School
  • Oldfields School
  • The Park School of Baltimore
  • Roland Park Country School
  • St. Paul’s School
  • St. Paul’s School for Girls
  • St. Timothy’s School

Colleges & Universities

SJA Alumni have attended:

  • Boston University
  • Clemson University
  • Duke University
  • Elon University
  • Franklin & Marshall College
  • Georgetown University
  • Harvard University
  • Hobart & William Smith College
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • Loyola University
  • Mount St. Mary’s University
  • New York University
  • Penn State University
  • Salisbury University
  • Stevenson University
  • Temple University
  • Towson University
  • Tufts University
  • UCLA
  • University of Colorado
  • University of Delaware
  • University of Maryland
  • University of North Carolina
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • University of Richmond
  • University of Virginia
  • US Coast Guard Academy
  • US Naval Academy
  • Vanderbilt University
  • Virginia Tech
  • Washington College
  • Washington & Lee University
  • Wesley College
  • Yale University
  • and many others!