Saint James Elementary School is a public school offering educational instruction to students in grades kindergarten through five. The school has an enrollment of more than 700 students and is a part of the Smithtown Central School District. Its classroom activities are hands-on, interactive and take advantage of student strengths in developing cooperative and collaborative skills. It teaches a variety of subjects, including mathematics, physical education, social studies, arts and crafts, English, computer science and health education. Its parent-teacher association sponsors various programs, including an opportunity for each student to publish his own hard cover book, a family literacy program called Parents as Reading Partners, Family Living and Caring & Sharing outreach programs and cultural arts and recreational programs. Saint James Elementary School is located in St. James, N.Y.