Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 128 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $2,450
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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St. John Paul II Catholic School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
128 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
91%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade
St. John Paul II Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
18 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
Uniforms

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Significant financial aid is readily available.
Summer Program Cost
$60
Summer Program Cost Notes
Super Summer Language and Math is a six-week program held at Ascension Catholic School.
% on Financial Aid
99%

Sports

Total Sports Offered
4 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Arts and Music Programs:
Choir, Little Rembrandts

School Notes

  • Each child knows they are a beloved child of God with special gifts and talents to share with the communities to which we all belong.
  • Our scholars value their education, are service-minded, faith-filled and hard working.
  • Our scholars and staff worship, pray and learn together in the Catholic tradition, while welcoming and respecting all families on their unique faith journeys.
  • Our graduates leave our classrooms ready for high school. They attend schools like DeLaSalle, Cristo Rey Jesuit, and Totino Grace, and they are succeeding there and getting their diplomas.
  • We serve the whole child, removing barriers to education for scholars and families with community partnerships, generous donors and committed volunteers. (counselors, small class sizes, technology, enrichment, summer school)
  • Staff are a mission-driven community of learners.
  •  We will not turn away families who want to live our mission with us for their inability to pay.
  • JPII reflects the diversity and renewed energy of Northeast Minneapolis through increasing enrollment and community involvement.
  • Our school is built upon a history of serving immigrants and all of the faithful, and we are upholding that tradition.  Our Spanish-English bilingual culture enriches our community.
  • Proud member of Ascension Catholic Academy, a consortium of schools that employs a unique governance model to ensure the financial sustainability and educational excellence of member schools.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does St. John Paul II Catholic School cost?

St. John Paul II Catholic School's tuition is approximately $2,450 for private students and $60 for summer students.

What sports does St. John Paul II Catholic School offer?

St. John Paul II Catholic School offers 4 interscholastic sports: Baseball, Basketball, Soccer and Volleyball.

When is the application deadline for St. John Paul II Catholic School?

The application deadline for St. John Paul II Catholic School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 128 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $2,450
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Minneapolis, MN is $8,994 for elementary schools and $14,789 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Minneapolis, MN is 84% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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