Principal's Letter & Test Scores

Principal’s Letter

Why do millions of parents across the country choose Catholic schools for their children? Here are the top ten reasons why, culled from answers to surveys conducted over the years.

Congratulations to all Catholic educators and supporters of Catholic schools who join together to make these top ten reasons a reality.

1. Catholic tradition and academic excellence in a community grounded in faith

2. Balanced curriculum that includes art, music and foreign language

3. Emphasis on moral development, service to others and leadership skills

4. A 99% graduation rate

5. Strong preparation for further education

6. Safe and disciplined environment

7. Exceptional,dedicated faculty who help students reach their greatest potential

8. Individual attention in a caring community

10. Good stewardship of resources

Jeff Purichia, Principal

Click on the link below to view the St. James Terra Nova (nationally standardized) scores as compared to other Louisville Archdiocesan schools. The profile years are grades 3, 5 and 7. The letters MNCE, for this spreadsheet purposes, stand for the archdiocesan average for all archdiocesan schools.

Test Scores
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St. James School
1818 Edenside Avenue, Louisville, Kentucky 40204