• Saint James School Admissions

    Live Bravely. Lead for Good.

    Founded in 1842, Saint James School is a boarding and day school for students in grades 8-12 (forms II-VI) located in Hagerstown, Maryland.

    Boarding school prepares students for college and life like no other educational environment. Through purposeful experiences, a nurturing faculty support system, lifelong friendships and endless opportunities to try new things, Saint James School provides a safe space for helping students discover their passions and potential.

    Find your place at Saint James School.

    Schedule a Virtual Visit

    From Q&A sessions to open houses, we have various opportunities for you to join us virtually to learn more about the Saint James experience.



    Application Process

    Interested in applying to Saint James School? Learn more about the application process.

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    Tuition & Financial Aid

    Learn more about tuition and financial aid opportunities at Saint James School.

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    Visit Campus

    Even though our campus is closed, you can still experience a virtual campus visit!

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    Benefits of Boarding

    Curious if boarding school is right for you? Learn more about the benefits of boarding!

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    Saint James School is located just 90 minutes from Washington, DC and Baltimore, and is easily accessible from Philadelphia, New York, and Richmond. Our location provides the best of both worlds. You’ll enjoy all the benefits of living near the nation’s capital, while also enjoying the safety and serenity of our rural, Georgian style campus situated on more than 689 acres of School-owned farmland. Learn more about visiting us!

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