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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In July, JPII hosted its first StellarCamp. Facilitated by JPII faculty member, Dr. Tracy Russell, StellarCamp was a fun space system design camp covering information on orbits, history of space exploration, satellites, rockets and much more. On the last day of camp students had the opportunity to participate in a mini-competition scenario to challenge the […]

The JPII Track & Field team had an incredible 2022 season, wrapping up with the girls team winning the 1B State Champions and the boys placing 3rd!  In individual competition, senior Trevor D. ended his high school career with State titles in the 3200m and 1600m. On the girl’s side, senior Vivi K. earned a […]

JPII is pleased to share that we have hired three excellent teachers for the next academic year!  Dr. Heather Wallace steps into the role of English teacher and comes to us with a wealth of qualifications. Notably, Dr. Wallace has served as a professor at Duke University. Ms. Alex Choate will teach mathematics next year. […]

We are so proud of our seniors, of who they are and of how they have led and loved our community.  Please consider joining us for graduation as we honor our seniors: Saturday, June 4th: 11:00AM, Saint Michael Westside Chapel: GRADUATION!!! |1835 Overhulse Rd NW, Olympia, WA 98502 In honor of their classmates, seniors Giuliana A. and […]

We are pleased to share that JPII senior, Elle F., was a recipient of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) scholarship for 2022! In March, Elle was formally recognized by representatives of the Sacajawea Chapter of DAR in a small ceremony at JPII. Members of her family and the entire Senior Class were present […]

We are pleased to share that Noah B. and Vivi K. were named to the SeaTac League’s 2nd Team All-League for all-star performances in boys and girls basketball!  Of all the athletes who play basketball in the SeaTac League, only a select few are nominated by coaches for All-League honors at the end of each […]