September 23, 2020 We have good news from Dr. Abdelmalek, the Thurston County Health Officer that gives us the green light to begin “a slow, careful, phased approach to resume in-person learning.”  (see Letter from Thurston Health Department). What a blessing to finally have students back on campus. However, we must remain diligent

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September 2, 2020 All summer our team has been preparing for this day: for the opportunity to welcome students, create community, and establish class expectations. Huge thanks to our ASB Leadership who began the day with prayer and ended it with a Q & A designed to welcome and support their fellow Eagles. Just like that we're back in

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Annually, JPII gathers new and returning students and families days before the start of school. The traditional back-to-school BBQ is usually a time to welcome everyone back and have new students meet their teachers. This year, the pandemic changed our course once again. With large gatherings no longer possible, the staff came together to

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Coach Weber and his staff are at it again. JPII is blessed to have such a dedicated expert leading our cross country and track and field teams. Students are training as part of the summer workout program and are actively monitored by the staff to ensure all COVID protocols are being met. Approximately 25 - 30 students meet each day to train

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JPII is a member of the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association (WIAA). On July 21, 2020, the WIAA Executive Board took action on Tuesday to modify the 2020-21 WIAA sports season calendar in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. The changes will create four WIAA-sanctioned seasons and will also move moderate- and high-risk team sports,

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Aug 12, 2020 This summer, our administration and staff have been preparing three distinct educational models to respond to directives related to COVID-19. You will find those models described in the 2020-2021 Educational Plan linked below. As you know, we have been directed to open the school year through a distance learning model. We

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Thank You for Your Interest in Pope John Paul II High School. We are excited you are visiting our site and are considering investing in a JPII education. Whether you are drawn to our college-prep curriculum, ability to deliver effective distance learning during the COVID pandemic, or any other reason...passionate and engaging teachers, along

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On June 27, 2020 seniors gathered with their families for a final prayer service to honor the accomplishments of these twenty graduates. It was a celebration to reflect on years of successful learning and personal growth, and to call on the Holy Spirit to guide them along the next steps of their journey. Despite the challenge of the

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The 2019-2020 season was another incredible success for our chapter. We have continued to improve in every aspect of FBLA. This year, we managed to keep membership high, despite losing a number of seniors. JPII’s FBLA chapter hosts over one third of our school. We placed consistently at regionals, with over 90% of our club qualifying

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Thank you for your interest in exploring the vibrant learning community of Pope John Paul II High School! We are a Christ-inspired community where young men and women grow in maturity and are inspired to become intellectually strong, spiritually alive, and committed to serving the needs of others. The Eagles of JPII soar at the South Sound

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