Welcome to John Paul II High School

John Paul II High School (JPII) is a progressive Catholic college preparatory high school serving families in the greater Collin County area. Founded in 2005, JPII is committed to forming the next generation of effective and ethical servant leaders in our community and the world. Our formative education of the whole person; academic, spiritual, emotional, and physical, leads to personal transformation. Inspired by the legacy of our patron, Pope St. John Paul II, we must rouse the minds and hearts of our students, stir their faith, and empower them to create a future based on hope and love.

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  • 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.

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Pope John Paul II

The future starts today, not tomorrow.

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  • 17:1

    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.
  • 72%

    Faculty With Advanced Degrees
    Our faculty and staff understand the
    importance of continued learning
    in their field and the impact
    on our students' education.
  • 45

    TAPPS Academic All-State Student Athletes
    Cardinal student-athletes take pride in excelling on and off the field. Our academic all-state student-athletes maintained an average of 90 or above and were named TAPPS 1st or 2nd team all-district.
  • 95%

    Student participation
    in co-curricular activities
    The vast majority JPII students are currently involved in one of our 19 athletic teams and/or our 43 school clubs and organizations.
  • 118

    2019-2020 Advanced Placement
    25 AP Scholars with Honor
    28 AP Scholars with Distinction
    5 National AP Scholars
  • $18.7

    Million in total college scholarships for Class of 2020
    As our students look toward their future, our college placement program stands ready to help them obtain the financial aid they need to achieve their goals.
  • 72

    Students travel from throughout
    the Metroplex to join the Cardinal
    Family. We offer transportation
    from a variety of area parishes.
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    A spacious main building for
    learning, performing and
    competing, as well as  outdoor
    venues for football, soccer,
    lacrosse, track & field, baseball,
    softball, and tennis.

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