Alumni Resources




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Plan Your Class Reunion

The Office of Development and Alumni Relations is pleased to offer assistance to alumni interested in planning a class reunion. Click the image below to view and print our reunion guide.


To request assistance planning an event for your class, please contact Greg Wilson in the Office of Development and Alumni Relations.


Visitor Information

Local Accommodations

A list of hotels, motels, and bed and breakfasts within close proximity to campus are listed below. For a detailed listing of area restaurants, lodging, and attractions, visit the Hagerstown Visitor Guide. To learn more about surrounding areas, see Visitor Guides for Shepherdstown, WV and Frederick, MD.


Hotels and Motels

Establishments marked with (*) offer a discount to Saint James Alumni and often to Saint James School visitors upon request.

Bavarian Inn & Lodge*

(12.6 miles) (SJIT Sponsor)

164 Shepherd Grade Road
Shepherdstown, WV 25443
304-876-2551


Clarion Hotel, Hagerstown

(8.9 miles)

901 Dual Highway
Hagerstown, MD 21740
301-733-5100
888-528-6738


Comfort Inn and Suite

(8.9 miles)

920 Dual Highway
Hagerstown, MD 21740
301-739-9050


Comfort Suites

(7 miles)

1801 Dual Highway
Hagerstown, MD 21740
301-791-8100


Country Inn and Suites

(5.9 miles)

17612 Valley Mall
Hagerstown, MD 21740
301-582-5003
800-830-5222



Courtyard by Marriott*

(7.3 miles)

17270 Valley Mall Rd
Hagerstown, MD 21740
301-582-0043


Courtyard by Marriott*

(7.3 miles)

17270 Valley Mall Rd
Hagerstown, MD 21740
301-582-0043


Hampton Inn*

(7.2 miles)

1716 Dual Highway
Hagerstown, MD
301-739-6100


Holiday Inn Express and Suites

(6.2 miles)

241 Railway Lane
US 81, Exit 5A
Hagerstown, MD 21740
301-745-5644


Homewood Suites by Hilton*

(6.9 miles)

1650 Pullman Lane
Hagerstown, MD 21740
301-665-3816



Ramada Plaza Hotel

(6.9 miles)

1718 Underpass Way
Hagerstown, MD 21740
301-797-2500

Use code, CGSJIFF for the friends and family of the SJIT room rate.


Sleep Inn and Suites

(3.5 miles)

18216 Col. Henry K. Douglas Dr.
Hagerstown, MD 21740
301-766-9449


Springhill Suites by Marriott*

(8.1 miles)

17280 Valley Mall Road
Hagerstown, MD 21740
301-582-0011


Super 8 Motel*

(8.7 miles)

16805 Blake Road
Hagerstown, MD 21740
301-582-1992


The Venice Inn (Best Western)

(6.0 miles)

431 Dual Highway
Hagerstown, MD 21740
301-733-0830 or
800-283-6423



Bed and Breakfasts

Antietam Overlook Farm

(13.1 miles)

PO Box 30
4812 Porterstown Road
Keedysville, MD 21756
301-432-4200
800-878-4241


Thomas Shepherd Inn (13.5 miles)

PO Box 3634
300 West German Street
Shepherdstown, WV 25443
304-876-3715

Elmwood Farm Bed and Breakfast

(3.1 miles)

16311 Kendle Road
Williamsport, MD 21795
240-707-0772


Rose Cottage*

(3.8 miles)

8115 Rose Cottage Lane
Fairplay, MD 21733
240-818-9607


Inn at Antietam

(9.6 miles)

PO Box 119
220 East Main Street
Sharpsburg, MD 21782
301-432-6601


Address and Directions

From I-70

Take exit 29. Drive South on Rt. 65 for 1 mile (toward Sharpsburg & Antietam Battlefield). Turn right on College Road. Drive for 2 miles.

From I-81

Take exit 1 in Maryland. Drive East on Rt. 68 for 5 miles (toward Boonsboro & Antietam Battlefield). Turn left on College Road. Drive for 1/2 mile.

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Award Nominations

Alumni Award

Each year, the Saint James School Alumni Council honors alumni who have distinguished themselves with outstanding service to the School and to society. Alumni of the School may nominate candidates for this award.

Nomination and selection criteria include:

  1. Active service to the School
    For example, someone who served, or serves as a Class Agent, Trustee or Alumni Council Member
  2. Or, active leadership with the School
    For example, someone who helped plan Alumni Weekend or other alumni events; or, someone who has helped lead fundraising efforts (i.e., for the School’s Annual Fund, Endowment, or Capital Campaign)

To nominate a candidate, please download the Alumni Award nomination form. Additional support materials may be included with the completed nomination form. Nominations may be mailed, faxed, or emailed to the Office of Development and Alumni Relations.

Deadline: January 13, 2018

By Mail

Saint James School
Office of Alumni Relations
17641 College Road
Hagerstown, MD 21740

By Fax: 301-739-0043

By Email: gwilson@stjames.edu




Previous Alumni Award Recipients

2016: J. Randall "Randy" Finn '89 2006: Robert N.H. Sener '52 1995: Winchester Sherman, Jr. '64
2015: Mark A. Fulton ‘85 2005: Curtis B. Hane '80 1994: Meade D. Detweiler III '39
2014: Tod P. Salisbury '70 2004: John M. Mattingly '58 1993: Lucius J. Kellam, Jr. '31
2013: Geoffrey P. Pohanka '76 2003: John D. Worthington IV '69 1992: Charles G. Meehan, Jr. '65
2012: Edmund 'Ned' Noyes, Jr. '59 2002: Igor I. Islamoff '51 1991: Edgar Hoyer, Jr. '52
2011: Dr. George R. Reinhart IV '60 2001: S. Robert Fowler, Jr. '50 1990: John E. Geare '32
2010: Richard E. Wagner, Jr. '60 2000: Robert P.L. Frick '34 1989: William W. Wenner '48
2009: John S. McIntyre, Jr. '58 1999: Stevenson W. Close, Jr. '67 1988: Eric G. Mohn '65
2008: Keith S. Campbell '73 1998: Jeremy H. Biggs '54 1987: James L. Holloway III '39
2007: L. Ludington Sells '60 1997: W. Weir Pollard III '46 1986: David W. Byron '50
1996: Henry B. Davenport III '54 1985: Stevenson W. Webster '19

Kerfoot Society for Distinguished Faculty

Established to recognize faculty members who distinguished themselves above and beyond the call of duty, the Kerfoot Society for Distinguished Faculty was originally suggested by Jeremy H. Biggs '54 when he served as President and Chairman of the Board of Trustees. He expressed that "a good part of the soul of the School is, and always has been, the wonderful and long-serving faculty who have been important to its history and to the lives of its students." Alumni of the School may nominate candidates for this award.

Nomination and selection criteria include:

  1. Performing his/her duties in an outstanding manner
  2. A person of strong moral character, and serving as a positive influence for students
  3. Serving as a mentor to students
  4. Showing dedication and loyalty to the School community
  5. Exhibiting outstanding service as a coach and/or providing exemplary service as an advisor for non-athletic activities (examples: yearbook advisor, Mummers’ Society advisor, etc.)
    Nominees Must:
  6. Be retired, or no longer on staff
  7. Have served Saint James School for a minimum of 10 years
  8. Have served as a teacher or librarian

The following individuals are eligible for induction into the Kerfoot Society for Distinguished Faculty:

Craig and Elizabeth Allen Benjamin Drake Aleda James
Norman Dill Robert Grab Beverly Lamb
Robert Dinsmore Hazel Hoyer Walter McKinley
Roger Ross

To nominate a candidate, please complete the Kerfoot Society for Distinguished Faculty nomination form. Additional support materials may be included with the completed nomination form. Nominations may be mailed, faxed, or emailed to the Office of Development and Alumni Relations.

Deadline: January 13, 2018

By Mail

Saint James School
Office of Alumni Relations
17641 College Road
Hagerstown, MD 21740

By Fax: 301-739-0043

By Email: gwilson@stjames.edu


Past Kerfoot Society for Distinguished Faculty Inductees

2016: Margaret Pennington
2015: Don and Mary Woodruff
2014: Not Awarded
2013: Albert L. Watson, III
2012: Not Awarded
2011: G. Lawrence Hopkins
2010: Edward (Ted) P. Eagles
2009: Charles W. Roberts
2008: Russell and Wilhelmina Nelson
2007: George W. Hill
2006: George C. Belden & Edgar Hoyer, Jr. '52
2005: John G. Campbell & David I. Barr
2004: Stevenson W. Webster '19

Exceptional Service Award

The Exceptional Service Award honors individuals who have provided exceptional service to the School and its alumni. Nominees do not need to be alumni or faculty of the School. The award is presented at the discretion of the Alumni Council. Nominations are considered on an annual basis. Both current and previous faculty and staff members are eligible for this award. Alumni and friends of the School may nominate candidates for this award.

To nominate a candidate, please download the Exceptional Service Award nomination form. Additional support materials may be included with the completed nomination form. Nominations may be mailed, faxed, or emailed to the Office of Development and Alumni Relations.

Deadline: January 13, 2018

By Mail

Saint James School
Office of Alumni Relations
17641 College Road
Hagerstown, MD 21740

By Fax: 301-739-0043

By Email: gwilson@stjames.edu

Past Exceptional Service Award Recipients

2016: Not Awarded
2015: Not Awarded
2014: Paul Baker
2013: George & Judy Newman
2012: Philip & Donna Caraci
2011: Patricia E. Zimmerman
2010: Ann Crilley Davis
2009: Ellen B. Davis
2008: Robert E. Lee IV
2007: Betty Barr
2006: Barbara Fulton

Contact the Office of Development and Alumni Relations

Margaret McGuigan

Margaret McGuigan

Titles: Director of Development and Alumni Relations
Email:
Phone Numbers:
School: 301-733-9330 ext. 3069
Christina Peterson

Christina Peterson

Titles: Development and Communications Associate
Email:
Phone Numbers:
School: 301-733-9330 ext. 3021
Gregory Wilson

Gregory Wilson

Titles: Assistant Director of Development and Alumni Relations
Email:
Phone Numbers:
School: 3017339330 ext. 3025

Contact the Office of Communications

Kim Dudash

Kim Dudash

Titles: Director of Communications
Email:
Phone Numbers:
School: 301-733-9330 ext. 3039
Christina Peterson

Christina Peterson

Titles: Development and Communications Associate
Email:
Phone Numbers:
School: 301-733-9330 ext. 3021