Saint James
Saint James School
Montgomery, Alabama

Activities

6th Grade

  • Attend a production at the Alabama Shakespeare Festival
  • Conduct an intense study of ancient cultures, including a field trip to Elmore County’s Jasmine Hill Gardens (with its famous replicas of Greek statuary)
  • Explore additional math proficiency through competitions and fun activities with the Sixth Grade Math Club and Explore Math course
  • Explore additional science proficiency through the Science Olympiad competition program
  • Learn artistic self-expression through an award winning elective visual arts program and Explore Art course
  • Engage in the performing arts through chorus, band, and theater electives and extracurricular opportunities
  • Continue to expand their knowledge of Spanish through Explore Language course
  • Build technology literacy through the Explore Technology course
  • Discover cross curricular connections during an interdisciplinary study of Ancient Egyptian Culture culminating in a field trip to Anniston Natural History Museum and “Egypt Day”

7th Grade

  • Attend a production at the Alabama Shakespeare Festival
  • The class travels to Chattanooga, TN and visits the Tennessee Aquarium, the Hunter Museum of American Art, and Rock City.
  • Learn artistic self-expression through an award-winning elective visual arts program
  • Participate in a full range of athletic team opportunities
  • Engage in the performing arts, through award-winning electives in chorus and band
  • Explore additional science proficiency through the national Science Olympiad competition program.
  • Students can participate in a competition robotics team after school.
  • All students engage in a Take Your Chances program designed to strengthen the understanding of probability and odds in a fun and engaging manner. After school, students can participate on a competition math team program.
  • Students study the French language and Francophone cultures in a Language Exploratory class. 

8th Grade

  • Attend a production at the Alabama Shakespeare Festival
  • Travel with the class to Washington, D. C. and tour the nation's capital
  • Explore a variety of occupations by shadowing currently employed professionals during our uniquely designed Saint James 8th Grade Career Week.
  • Participate in a full range of athletic team opportunities
  • Engage in the performing arts, through award winning electives in chorus, band, and theater
  • Gain confidence though successful public speaking with Eighth Grade Speech and Debate
  • Learn artistic self-expression through an award-winning elective visual arts program
  • Explore additional science proficiency through the national Science Olympiad competition program.
  • After school, students can participate on a competition robotics team.
  • Students study Spanish in a Language Exploratory class.

School-wide Activities

  • Middle School Tailgate before a Varsity Football Game
  • Field Day
  • Middle School Pep Rally
  • Community Service Opportunities
  • Student Government Association
  • Science Olympiad
  • Competition Robotics Team
  • Math Science Day
  • Month of the Young Adolescent activities