St. James School


Principal - Mrs. Laurel Bartholomew

Mrs. Bartholomew and her family have lived in Gouverneur for 14 years.  She earned both her Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Social Work and enjoys working with families.  She has worked in education for the past 6 years and has been a parent at St. James school for 11 years.  She and her family live on their off-grid homestead, caring for the land and striving to raise much of their food themselves. Her favorite pastimes are biking, hiking, reading and cooking for her family.     

Catholic Charities’ “Grandparent Program Helpers"

Mrs. Clara McIntosh

Mrs. Debbie Barr

Ms. Wendy Havens

The mission of St. James Parish School is to provide a quality Catholic education for students to grow spiritually, academically, socially, and physically, in partnership with families and in harmony with the specific gifts given by God to each student