St John Paul II High School

  • Mission: Saint John Paul II High School provides an exceptional Catholic education, open to all students who aspire to pursue personal excellence through faith, reason, and virtue. The creation of St. John Paul II High School is the vision and inspiration of bishop edmond carmody.
  • As a catholic school, we provide a unique environment in which students can experience the presence of the holy spirit.
  • Its focus is on the individual person's spiritual, moral, intellectual, social, cultural and physical development. Recognizing the varied backgrounds and abilities of our students, John Paul II High School provides a college preparatory education requiring diligence, rigor and consistent effort in order to develop each student's personal potential for scholastic achievement.
  • In their course work, students engage in the pursuit of excellence and learn to become critical thinkers.
  • Students are challenged to become witnesses to the Christian virtues so as to become true disciples of the Lord Jesus not only in their family life but also in the community.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Year Founded2006

Student Body

Total Students305 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
83%
State avg.: 38%
Students by Grade St John Paul II High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
20%
Average Class Size20 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$7,000
Tuition NotesSt. John Paul II High School offers and Income-Based Tuition not to exceed $6400
% on Financial Aid
75%
Admissions DirectorLaura Okoniewski
Admissions Associate Peter Martinez
Endowment Size$9.8 million

Sports

Total Sports Offered15 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Drill Team, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WeightliftingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
DanceDrill Team,
FootballGolf,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Weightlifting

School Notes

  • Mission - Saint John Paul II High School provides an exceptional Catholic education, open to all students who aspire to pursue personal excellence through faith, reason, and virtue. The creation of John Paul II High School is the vision and inspiration of bishop edmond carmody. As a catholic school, we provide a unique environment in which students can experience the presence of the holy spirit. Its focus is on the individual person's spiritual, moral, intellectual, social, cultural and physical development. Recognizing the varied backgrounds and abilities of our students, John Paul II High School provides a college preparatory education requiring diligence, rigor and consistent effort in order to develop each student's personal potential for scholastic achievement. In their course work, students engage in the pursuit of excellence and learn to become critical thinkers. Students are challenged to become witnesses to the Christian virtues so as to become true disciples of the Lord Jesus not only in their family life but also in the community.

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