John Paul The Great Academy

Pope John Paul II Academy is a small, Catholic, college preparatory school that preserves and promotes the sacred traditions of the Roman Catholic Church.

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School Overview

Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded2007

Student Body

Total Students267 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
14%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade John Paul The Great Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
75%
Average Class Size10 students
Number of AP Courses5 courses

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$5,800
% on Financial Aid
30%
Average Financial Aid Grant$2,000
Acceptance Rate
75%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorRyan Verret
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lafayette
    Grades: PK-12 | 822 students
    5.9 miles
    1030 Johnston Street
    Lafayette, LA 70501
    (337) 233-9748
    5.9 PK-12
    822
  • Lafayette
    Grades: PK-8 | 238 students
    5 miles
    200 Saint John St
    Lafayette, LA 70501
    (337) 235-0267
    5 PK-8
    238
  • Lafayette
    Grades: PK-12 | 897 students
    3.4 miles
    220 Portland Ave
    Lafayette, LA 70507
    (337) 234-9860
    3.4 PK-12
    897
  • Carencro
    Carencro Catholic School
    Carencro Catholic School Photo - Students and faculty begin each school year with the celebration of the Eucharist. Following this Mass, a procession from St. Peter's Church brings the Blessed Sacrament to the St. Ann Chapel on the CCS campus. Students are encouraged to use the chapel as often as possible, especially following weekly opportunities for the Sacrament of Confession
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 293 students
    1.5 miles
    200 W Saint Peter Street
    Carencro, LA 70520
    (337) 896-8973
    1.5 PK-8
    293
  • Pensacola
    Grades: NS-8 | 195 students
    281.9 miles
    6495 Lillian Highway
    Pensacola, FL 32506
    (850) 455-4851
    281.9 NS-8
    195

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The average private school tuition in Louisiana is $5,831 for elementary schools and $8,443 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Louisiana is 88% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).