St. James News

Board approves budget for 2020-21 school year

    The St. James Board of Education approved the district’s fiscal 2020-21 budget during a meeting on Thursday, June 25. Superintendent Dr. Merlyn Johnson reported the budget allows the district to maintain its current programs, but it will have a deficit.

St. James Class of 2020 graduates - PHOTO GALLERY

    The St. James High School Class of 2020 held its commencement ceremony Friday night at the multipurpose sports complex. Students celebrated to a firework display before moving on to school, military, or careers.

Pool opens for the summer


            The Tiger Shark Waterpark opened for the summer on June 19, bringing in crowds of socially-distancing families. Plans are in place to address COVID-19 concerns, but the pool will be holding summer programs until the season ends on August 31.