Saint John Paul II Catholic School

4341 W Homosassa Trl
Lecanto, FL 34461
Tel: (352)746-2020
Grades: PK-8 | 226 students
Saint John Paul II Catholic School seeks to encourage each student to be his/her best self by developing good habits of heart, mind, body and soul.
This is achieved in a loving, affirmative atmosphere, where administration, faculty, and staff are dedicated to the growth and development of each young person through proclaiming the message of Jesus Christ by creating community, providing education, and praising God.
Our teachers are state certified and committed to reinforcing the Christian values taught at home.
We are proud of our faculty and the contributions they make.
Our goal is to provide each child an opportunity to grow mentally, physically, and spiritually' in preparation for life's challenges and life's fulfillment.
We are located in semi-rural Lecanto, Florida, where we have a campus bustling with activities and learning experiences that reflect our Christian values.
Our "Twelve Pillars" are: Integrity, Excellence, Courage, Respect, Obedience, Scholarship, Sacrifice, Prayer, Faith, Discipleship, Purity, and Service.
They are a focus for teachers to integrate into lesson plans, for students in interacting with fellow students and faculty, and in striving to live the gospel of Jesus Christ.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD Support Yes
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Dyslexia / Language-based or Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 1985

Student Body

Total Students 226 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
5%
State avg.: 33%
Students by Grade Saint John Paul II Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Uniforms)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline May. 1
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,457
Tuition Notes This school participates in the Step Up For Students Scholarship Program
% on Financial Aid
10%
Average Financial Aid Grant $50
Acceptance Rate
85%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Tim Ferguson

Sports

Total Sports Offered 8 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Flag Football, Golf, Soccer, Tennis, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Cross CountryFlag Football,
GolfSoccer,
TennisVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. National Junior Honor Society, Pro-Life, Student Council Pro-Life, National Junior Honor Society,
Student Council,

School Notes

  • Saint John Paul II Catholic School seeks to encourage each student to be his/her best self by developing good habits of heart, mind, body and soul. This is achieved in a loving, affirmative atmosphere, where administration, faculty, and staff are dedicated to the growth and development of each young person through proclaiming the message of Jesus Christ by creating community, providing education, and praising God. Our teachers are state certified and committed to reinforcing the Christian values taught at home. We are proud of our faculty and the contributions they make. Our goal is to provide each child an opportunity to grow mentally, physically, and spiritually' in preparation for life's challenges and life's fulfillment. We are located in semi-rural Lecanto, Florida, where we have a campus bustling with activities and learning experiences that reflect our Christian values. Our "Twelve Pillars" are: Integrity, Excellence, Courage, Respect, Obedience, Scholarship, Sacrifice, Prayer, Faith, Discipleship, Purity, and Service. They are a focus for teachers to integrate into lesson plans, for students in interacting with fellow students and faculty, and in striving to live the gospel of Jesus Christ.

Profile last updated: 04/13/2016

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