John Paul Ii Elementary School

At John Paul II Elementary, students grow and develop skills, habits, knowledge and faith.
Religious instruction is an integral part of our education process.
Students prepare and participate in weekly school liturgies. Our students continually earn high scores and demonstrate excellent growth in academic areas on formal, informal and standardized tests.
Our professional and dedicated staff help all students achieve their fullest potential in safe and positive environments.
John Paul II Elementary School has an experienced teaching staff committed to our mission.
We strive for low student/teacher ratios. We employ educational assistants and library staff and certified academic services, physical education, vocal and instrumental music, and computer teachers.
We are fully accredited by the state of South Dakota.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association for the Education of Young Children
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6

Student Body

Total Students195 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
2%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade John Paul Ii Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school and elementary school to John Paul Ii Elementary School is Abbott House (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Mitchell Christian School (1.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mitchell
    Abbott House
    All-girls  | Alternative School
    Grades: 4-12 | 43 students
    0.8 miles
    909 Court Merrill
    Mitchell, SD 57301
    (605) 996-2486
    0.8 4-12
    43
  • Mitchell
    Grades: PK-12 | 145 students
    1.8 miles
    805 W 18th Ave
    Mitchell, SD 57301
    (605) 996-8861
    1.8 PK-12
    145
  • Mitchell
    Grades: K-12 | 18 students
    1.9 miles
    1009 E 6th Ave
    Mitchell, SD 57301
    (605) 996-4657
    1.9 K-12
    18
  • Corsica
    Grades: PK-12 | 79 students
    26.4 miles
    37614 Sd Highway 44
    Corsica, SD 57328
    (605) 243-2211
    26.4 PK-12
    79
  • Freeman
    Freeman Academy
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    (Mennonite)
    Grades: 1-12 | 94 students
    27.2 miles
    748 S Main
    Freeman, SD 57029
    (605) 925-4237
    27.2 1-12
    94

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