Saint James
Saint James School
Montgomery, Alabama

Enrichment Classes

Students in the Elementary School travel to other areas of the school for co-curricular enrichment classes in library, technology, physical education, music, art, Spanish and science lab. Enrichment classes are instructed by specialists in state-of-the-art facilities designed to support and further enhance the education of the well-rounded student.

  • Each grade visits the library weekly for story time, research, or checking out books from the approximately 20,000 book inventory.
     
  • The technology lab features iPads and MacBooks, as well as and a variety of educational and age-appropriate software for the students. In the technology lab, students work together on various projects including coding, movie making, augmented reality, and keyboarding skills.
     
  • In Physical Education, students enjoy three large playgrounds and a heated and air-conditioned elementary gym where they learn a variety of games that build skills and promote physical fitness.
     
  • Music classes involve students singing, playing instruments, and practicing for performances, all of which help build confidence and self-esteem. All elementary students participate in a yearly theatrical performance.
     
  • In the art lab, students are taught to express themselves using a variety of art media. Finished works are displayed in galleries throughout the school.
     
  • Spanish class offers a solid beginning foundation of the Spanish language, activities, and cultural experiences.
     
  • In the science lab and outdoor classroom, students explore and make scientific discoveries using hands-on activities that relate to their classroom lessons.