Prom Information 2024

Spirit Week Information Monday, April 1 – No SchoolTuesday, April 2 – College Day Dress up to salute a college or university.  If a jersey is worn, it must have a sleeved shirt on underneath it Wednesday, April 3 – Monochrome Wear all one color/Crazy...

January/February Rapp Up

St. James Families,  I hope this finds you all well! Since this is a bit more extensive update, I have combined my January and February Rapp Ups into one! Below you will find an important update on the strategic plan we published in the winter of 2021/2022. As many of...

January Rapp Up

As many of you know, our current strategic plan runs through 2024. This plan was created with the help of an outside consulting company organizing input from community-wide surveys and listening sessions. With guidance from students, parents, teachers, alumni, our...

December Rapp Up

“[John the Baptist] will go before [Jesus] in the spirit and power of Elijah to turn the hearts of fathers toward children and the disobedient to the understanding of the righteous, to prepare a people fit for the Lord,” (Luke, 1:17).  This is a letter to the fathers...

November Rapp Up

Each November brings familiar joys. Some are work-related; the talents of our students and staff in the musical (this year’s rendition of All Shook Up was incredible), the school spirit and sheer fun experienced during Turkey Bowl, feeling new energy and excitement...

October Rapp Up

I remember the first time I heard someone say they wanted to be a saint. It was early in my sophomore year of college, and as we stood in the lobby of the boys’ dorm in Atchison, surrounded by the smells of old cups-of-soup and unwashed laundry, my Residence Director...