Sunday Worship Services: 8:00 AM // 10:30 AM // 5:00 PM

Day School

Founded as a kindergarten by Mrs. Doris deBessont in 1948, St. James Episcopal Day School was officially noted as a ministry of the church in 1951. Today, the PreK-5th school is known for a legacy of academic excellence within a kind and loving environment.

The school welcomes students into their academic journey in a warm, Christian environment. As a National Blue Ribbon School recipient, St. James focuses on the whole child, providing young scholars with an educational foundation that combines education with 21st-century technology and methodology. For more information about our award-winning school, visit

Contact St. James Episcopal Day School
Phone: 225-344-0805
Email: Julia Spaht