How about JPII’s performance in the regional FBLA competition? Shout out to our first-year members who make up 50% of our team. They put in a great deal of work and brought home 11 of our 25 awards! This is the first time in JPII FBLA history that every participating member has qualified to compete at the state level in April, not to mention the chance to compete nationally in June! That’s right, 100% of the FBLA team is going to state competition. Let’s hear it for these amazing Eagles – WAY TO GO!
Eagles Are Back in the Nest
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 […]
College Prep STEM Programs Flying High
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, […]
2021 Eagles Leave the Nest, Graduation Ceremony at Westside Chapel
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 […]
Baccalaureate Mass 2021
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 […]
Pass the Torch Ceremony
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 […]
Teacher of the Year
During the Pass the Torch/Light and Truth Leadership Ceremony on June 2, Dr. Tracy Russell was formally recognized for being named both the Air Force Association (AFA) McChord Field Chapter and Washington State AFA Teacher of the Year! Thank you to our special guests, Andrew Hockman, McChord Field Chapter President and Rich Wendt, VP of […]
Eagles Take Track & Field Championship
Coming up with their best effort of the season, both Eagle Track and Field teams won the Sea-Tac League Track and Field Championships on May 1, 2021. The lady Eagles won their first-ever Sea-Tac Track and Field Championship on Saturday! The Eagles had a great team effort Saturday, with many athletes scoring in the league […]
Eagles Win The Sea-Tac League Championship!
The JPII guys and girls are Sea-Tac League Champions! Congrats to both teams. This is as far as the Eagles can go this year because there is no district or state championship. The Lady Eagles The defending state champion, JPII ladies were led by Vivi K. at the league championships this year. Vivi is also […]
Eagles Fly High In First Meet in 15 Months!
Auburn-Adventist Race Summary | February 18, 2021, by Coach Larry Weber The team ran well on a slow and soggy course. Both teams ran extremely well from a competitive standpoint. I was proud to see the Eagles running again after 15 months away from the racecourse. Holding cross-country in the wintertime is a unique experience, […]
Catholic Schools Week 2021
Pope John Paul II celebrates Catholic Schools Week 2021.On Monday, students were involved in SERVICE by working on a variety of modified projects to help local marginalized populations.On Tuesday, we extended the lunch period to build COMMUNITY for a little groundhog day fun. The sun came out for Wednesday’s “Prayer Walk with Intention” to Sacred […]