St. John Paul II Catholic School

1400 Parkway Plaza Drive
Houston, TX 77077-0770
Tel: (281)496-1500
Grades: PK-8 | 723 students
The mission of St. John Paul II Catholic School is to prepare all students spiritually, academically, and personally to succeed in their future life endeavors. We strive to promote educational excellence, personal responsibility, and balanced growth; and thereby to help its students discover and develop their talents and achieve their best potentials.
Our students learn from an experienced, dedicated and enormously talented faculty and staff, who challenge, inspire, encourage and nurture.
As Catholic educators, we strive always to educate the mind, heart and spirit in the ways of Christ.
Our school provides a challenging academic curriculum with particular emphasis on the integration of academic subject areas.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other school association(s)
Texas Catholic Conference Education Department
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1988
Awards  Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2008

Student Body

Total Students 723 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 36%
Students by Grade St. John Paul II Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 24 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $6,830
Tuition Notes Tuition for PK through 5th - $6,830 Tuition for Middle School - $7,920
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $3,475
Admissions Director Kathy Rieder


Total Sports Offered 9 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
SoftballTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Drama Club, Honor's Choir, Happy Feet Gymnastics, Chess Club, Robotics, Art Club Drama Club, Honor's Choir, Happy Feet Gymnastics, Chess Club, Robotics, Art Club,
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