Welcome to John Paul II High School

John Paul II High School is an exceptional place of learning, dedicated to providing a superior spiritual, academic, athletic, and
artistic experience in a competitive college preparatory environment and committed to creating Catholic leaders. John Paul II High
School students are college bound, focused and ready to make an impact at both the local and global levels.

John Paul II High School's college preparatory curriculum is a rigorous
four-year program designed to foster the highest level of readiness,
preparing students for their next step in the continuous education process.

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  • 8th Grade Visits

    Students in surrounding middle schools
    have a terrific opportunity to visit our campus
    for a half-day in September and October to
    learn more about the JPIIHS experience,
    interact with the faculty and students,
    and enjoy lunch in our fabulous Dining Hall.

    Register Today
  • Our Vision & Mission

    Vision: We will make a difference in the world by walking in the footsteps of Pope John Paul II.

    Mission: To develop leaders who are critical thinkers and effective communicators, committed to service and rooted in faith.

    Who We Are
  • Support Our School

    Each year, members of the community can show their support for exceptional college-preparatory education through giving to the Annual Fund.

    Donate Now

Pope Francis

Unless you offer the best of yourself, the world will never be changed.

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    Acre
    Campus
    A spacious main building for
    learning, performing and
    competing, as well as  outdoor
    venues for football, soccer,
    lacrosse, track & field, baseball,
    softball, and tennis.
  • 317,000

    Square Foot
    Main Building
    A state of the art facility with over
    40 spacious classrooms,
    four presentation halls,
    two gymnasiums, a band and
    orchestra room, 22 locker rooms,
    a dance studio, and a dining hall
    serving chef prepared meals.
  • 12:1

    Student:Teacher
    Ratio
    Small class sizes and an inspiring
    and highly qualified teaching faculty
    ensure that students get the
    best education to prepare them
    to be successful in college.
  • 51

    Teachers With
    Advanced Degrees
    Our faculty understands the
    importance of continued learning
    in their field and the impact
    on our students' education.
  • 23

    Advanced Placement
    Courses Offered
    Research shows that students who
    succeed in rigorous course work
    such as Advanced Placement are
    developing college-level knowledge
    and skills while still in high school.
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    Advanced Placement
    Scholars
    2017 Advanced Placement:
    48 AP Scholars
    14 AP Scholars with Honor
    20 AP Scholars with Distinction
    7 National AP Scholars
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    Zip
    Codes
    Students travel from throughout
    the Metroplex to join the Cardinal
    Family. We offer transportation
    from a variety of area parishes.
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    College
    Acceptances
    Members of the Class of 2017 were
    accepted to many prestigious
    colleges and universities such as
    Boston College, the University of
    California at Berkeley, the
    University of Cambridge, and
    Southern Methodist University. 

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Upcoming Events

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  • Sep
    21

    Choir/Orchestra Concert - Christ the King

    The JPIIHS Cardinal Choir and Orchestra will be performing on the Voices of Our Faith program presented at Christ the King Catholic Church on the evening of September 21, 2017. The schedule for the event and transportation can be found below:

    3:45pm – Students report to the choir room to pick up choir binders
    4:00pm – Students are fed dinner in the JPIIHS Dining Hall
    4:40pm – Students change into choir uniform
    5:00pm – Students board the bus for Christ the King Catholic Church
    5:15pm – Depart for Christ the King Catholic Church
    6:15pm – Arrive at Christ the King Catholic Church
    7:30pm – Program Begins
    9:00pm – Program Ends/Depart for JPIIHS
    9:30pm – Arrive at JPIIHS

    Any questions can be directed to Mr. Daniel Bouchard or Mrs. Angie Cimbalo
    Christ the King Catholic Church, Dallas, TX
  • Sep
    21

    College Visits

    The Catholic University of America
    Saint Mary's College
    Nova Southeastern University
    Main - Junior House - Commons
    Lyndsay Hyland
  • Sep
    21

    Yearbook Photos - Retakes/Makeup

    Yearbook Photo Retakes/Makeups.  Athenaeum.

    Grades 9-11: Retakes or Absent on orientation day. No appointment required.

    Grade 12:  Last day for senior portraits on campus.  See Ms. Rodgers (room 2310) for an appointment.
    Athenaeum
  • Sep
    23

    Hike for Life

  • Sep
    25

    Admissions: St. Monica 8th Grade Visit

    12th
    Katie Abel
    Jess Abel
    James Attaway
    Adam Barnes
    Mitch Bouvier
    Dylan Condino
    Lizzie Duncan
    Hank Fogle
    Ben Gitzinger
    Alan Habashy
    Ben Kittay
    Hannah Korinek
    Chloe Lamarque
    Alexa Landers
    Connor McDermott
    Caroline Muller
    Nick Nguyen
    Ayllyn Nolte
    Braden Pittman
    Jacob Riney
    Katie Schaffler
    Anna Stark
    Ryan Tolsch
    Mary Trachier
    Kaleigh Watkins
    Zola Watsky
    11th
    Meredith Brumback
    Connor Cagle
    Kyle Chmielewski
    Claire Doyle
    Cara Gable
    Helen Goh
    Doug Hailey
    Zach Kirkwood
    Sophia Ramirez
    Conley Beth Smith
    10th
    Lindsey Bouvier
    Ryan Price
    Isaac Smith
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JPIIHS News

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  • Senior Enrichment Day

    Parents of the Class of 2018,
     
    I want to remind you of the “Senior Enrichment Day”. On October 11th, John Paul II High School will be administering the PSAT to all 9th, 10th, and 11th grade students. Classes will not be held for Seniors. Instead, this will be a day for Seniors to participate in Christian Service activities, make a college visit, or work on their college applications.
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  • Speech and Debate compete at Lovejoy Tournament

    It was a great weekend for the JPIIHS Speech and Debate team!
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  • Alumni Homecoming Tailgate

    The JPIIHS Alumni staff is excited to host this year's Homecoming Tailgate and are inviting the entire Cardinal Family! We cannot wait to see you there! Please feel free to bring family and friends!
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  • 8th Grade Visits

    Students in surrounding middle schools have a terrific opportunity to visit our campus for a half-day in September and October to learn more about the JPIIHS experience, interact with the faculty and students, and enjoy lunch in our fabulous Dining Hall.
    Read More
  • National Merit Semi-Finalists

    Congratulations to John Paul II High School's 2018 National Merit Scholarship Program Semifinalists:

    Ben Gitzinger, Jason Bondi and Allison Noyes
    Read More
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Come Visit Us

John Paul II High School is an exceptional place of learning, dedicated to providing a superior
spiritual, academic, athletic, and artistic experience in a competitive college preparatory
environment and committed to creating Catholic leaders. John Paul II High School students
are college bound, focused and ready to make an impact at both the local and global levels.

John Paul II High School's college preparatory curriculum is a rigorous
four-year program designed to foster the highest level of readiness,
preparing students for their next step in the continuous education process.

John Paul II High School