“It starts with good grades. But goes beyond.” The Buick Achievers Scholarship Program provides opportunities for scholarships in the amounts up to $25,000 per year. The program is funded by the GM Foundation. The application period is open until February 27, 2015. Go online now to apply at www.buickachievers.com.
You have an opportunity to travel to the Holy Land with Father Patrick Higgins. The pilgrimage dates are April 26 – May 5, 2015. There are a limited number of scholarships for students who may want to join the group. For more details call our main office at 361-855-5744, or visit www.pilgrimages.com/frhiggins.
Doors open at 5:30 P.M.
Dinner starts a 6:30 P.M.
Live Auction 7:20 P.M.
Silent Ends at 8:45 P.M.
Five Card Draw starts at 9:00 P.M.
This is National Catholic Schools Week and our school has a variety of activities to celebrate the week. Do you know that the number of Catholic schools in the United States is 6568? There are 5368 middle schools and 1200 secondary schools. Click here for some interesting information provided by The National Catholic Education Association about Catholic schools across our nation.
St. John Paul II High School is hosting an Open House for prospective high school students and parents on Wednesday, February 4, 2015, at 6:00 p.m. in our cafetorium. The meeting will present information about our school and campus tours will also be provided. Save the date and join us. Use the links below to access the Application Process form, and the Admissions Forms packet.
The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is the application most colleges use to determine eligibility for federal, state, and college-sponsored financial aid, including grants, educational loans, and work-study programs. On Friday, February 6th from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. we will host a FAFSA workshop for our seniors and their parents. Courtesy of Texas A&M University Corpus Christi, at this workshop financial aid specialist will be on our campus to assist our seniors and their parents with the online FAFSA application. Get a head start by requesting your PIN number -- click here.
Gabriella Conklin and Sabrina Herrero were recognized as outstanding Students of the Month at a recent Southside Rotary Club meeting. Gabriella and Sabrina each received a certificate, gift card and a coin with the Rotary Four-Way Test. Left and right are Mr. Perry Le Grange, St. John Paul II High School principal, and Ted Garcia, academic advisor. - Photo is courtesy of Gary N. Blum, DDS.
Close to two-hundred St. John Pau II High School students, faculty, parents, and clergy joined between 3,000-6,000 other participants at The 2015 Texas Rally for Life. Texans rallied on the south steps of the Capitol, on January 24th to support the right-to-life movement to end abortion.
The week of January 26th the Circle of Grace curriculum will be presented thourgh our Theology classes. The class discussions will be led by Mrs. Priscilla Martinez, academic advisor for grades 9 and 10. Read more . . . .