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Making Faculty Friends at Boarding School

Posted by Jakin Jeong on May 30, 2019

Jakin Jeong ’19 gave the following Chapel Talk in May 2019 reflecting on his time at Saint James ...

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Reflecting on Lessons Learned at Saint James

Posted by Corinne Shaw on February 01, 2019

Corinne Shaw ’19 gave the following Chapel Talk in January 2019 as a sixth former reflecting on her ...

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The Value of a Liberal Arts Education

Posted by Marc Batson on December 21, 2018

At times, I feel like we are in defense of our “liberal arts” education at the expense of science ...

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20 Questions to Ask Your Boarding School Tour Guide

Posted by Lauren Lewis on December 05, 2018

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Change Expectations by Altering the Narrative

Posted by Jordan Walendom on October 30, 2018

The following is a Chapel talk given by Jordan Walendom, SJS '19.

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10 things students worry about during their school search

Posted by Ben Douglass on October 19, 2018

Going to a new school is often scary for students, so we polled our student body to find out what ...

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Topics: boarding school, admissions

What is an honor code?

Posted by Jordan Walendom on October 09, 2018

The Saint James School culture of trust and mutual respect is made possible by an honor code to ...

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6 Things You Need to Know About Applying to Boarding School

Posted by Ben Douglass on October 05, 2018

  1. Know your child. Have an honest and realistic understanding of your child's strengths, ...

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Advice for Boarding School Students

Posted by Tyler Grochot on October 02, 2018

Prior to his graduation in June 2018, Tyler Grochot shared his thoughts on the opportunities ...

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Topics: boarding school, alumni, opportunity

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