A Message from our Leadership

Welcome to Pope John Paul II High School! For more than a decade I have been blessed to help nurture south sound students through adolescence into young adulthood. As our school has matured, an incredible culture of community has developed. JPII students are challenged to reach their full potential—academically, socially and spiritually—and they are supported... read more

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We are holding our second open house (JPII Experience Event) on Wednesday, January 18 (6:30 pm). The current plan is to present our information live, in person, at JPII. If you are unable to attend, you can still watch a recording of our virtual open house (click the image above) that took place on Sunday, […]


The High School Placement Test (HSPT) is an admission test given to eighth-graders who are seeking entrance into specific Catholic high schools. Schools make admissions decisions and place applicants in appropriate level classes once enrolled, based on the exam results. Students typically take the exam at only one Catholic school in order to be considered […]


On Wednesday, November 10th Coach Larry Weber and Athletic Director Anthony Weber hosted the JPII 2021 Cross Country champs at Sacred Heart’s Hallen Hall. The evening began with a video created by one of the freshman media team specialists, Luc K. Take a peek and the impact this season has had on our students. If […]


We are proud to announce that the JPII Girls Cross Country team won their second consecutive 1B/2B State Cross Country Championship on Saturday! Congratulations to Vivi K. who made the state championship podium as an individual, placing 5th out of 77 runners! Catelin K. and Bella S. were in the top 10 as well! Elle F., Addie […]


Online registration for the HSPT is required to hold your spot. Click the button below. Registration deadlines are listed for each of the test dates. The $30 testing fee for the HSPT will be collected as parents check-in at JPII on the testing date. We will accept cash, check, or credit cards. An optional Prospective […]


On Saturday night, JPII celebrated the highly anticipated Homecoming Dance by surpassing attendance records with over 100 students attending. COVID shut the door on homecoming last year and two proms. Students arrived decked out in dresses, suits, ties and outfits that displayed school pride. Hosted at the Olympic Flight Museum in Tumwater, this venue provided […]