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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Thank you for your interest in Pope John Paul II High School. CLICK HERE TO SEE OUR ADMISSIONS PROCESS. We understand military families are on-the-move during summer. Our director of communications and admissions is a prior service army officer who is ready to assist you in helping with Catholic school insights. Whether you are drawn […]


Students returned to in-person learning during the first week of September. JPII remained opened for 7 out of 9 months during the previous school year despite COVID restrictions. The ability to operate in small cohorts, leverage a powerful technology infrastructure and curriculum, and have teachers cycle between classrooms permitted students to continue to learn in […]


Dr. Tracy Russell is so passionate about her students and STEM, that maintaining the status quo isn’t acceptable. As a prior service US Air Force officer, Tracy frames her classes and co-curricular activities by having high expectations. By sharing her personal and professional experiences with students, she helps them truly understand their potential as learners, […]


The forecast called for cold temperatures and rain throughout the day. God had other plans for the 19 students who entered Saint Michael Parish Westside Chapel on Saturday, June 5th. The day turned out to be beautifully comfortable with bright sunny skies for friends and family members as the Class of 2021 said goodbye to […]


On Thursday, June 3, the JPII community celebrated the Baccalaureate Mass at Saint Michael Parish’s Downtown Campus. This was a beautiful offering of thanksgiving for the blessings God has bestowed upon the graduates and their families.  We Love Our Seniors! Our seniors will leave a lasting imprint on the very soul of JPII High School, and we pray […]


JPII seniors and juniors (and our special guests, alumni representatives from the Class of 2020) celebrated the Pass the Torch/Light & Truth Leadership Ceremony today! This ceremony is a JPII tradition, that honors seniors on their last day of school, and transfers their leadership responsibilities to the junior class.  The new Associated Student Body officers, Vivi […]