Saint John Paul II Catholic School

Saint John Paul II Catholic School seeks to encourage eachstudent to be his/her best self by developing good habits of heart,mind, body and soul.
This is achieved in a loving, affirmativeatmosphere, where administration, faculty, and staff are dedicatedto the growth and development of each young person throughproclaiming the message of Jesus Christ by creating community,providing education, and praising God.
Our teachers are statecertified and committed to reinforcing the Christian values taughtat home.
We are proud of our faculty and the contributions theymake.
Our goal is to provide each child an opportunity to growmentally, physically, and spiritually' in preparation for life'schallenges and life's fulfillment.
We are located in semi-ruralLecanto, Florida, where we have a campus bustling with activitiesand 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 integrateinto lesson plans, for students in interacting with fellow studentsand faculty, and in striving to live the gospel of Jesus Christ.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Students: 226 students
  • Acceptance rate: 85%
  • Application Deadline: May. 1

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-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
10%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade
Saint John Paul II Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Uniforms)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline
May. 1
% on Financial Aid
10%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$50
Acceptance Rate
85%
National avg.: 85%

Sports

Total Sports Offered
8 sports

Extracurriculars

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

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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Students: 226 students
  • Acceptance rate: 85%
  • Application Deadline: May. 1

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The average private school tuition in Florida is $8,911 for elementary schools and $9,868 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Florida is 86% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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