“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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 . . . .
We express our gratitude to the REC Foundation and Texas Workforce Commission for their generous underwriting of the robotic systems used by our students in the VEX Robotics Competition hosted on our campus last weekend. The event saw teams come from Killeen, Dallas, Galveston, Houston, San Antonio and Sinton. The various teams demonstrated passion, spirit and impressive sportsmanship. The event was a great success because of dedicated STEM Club members, staff, faculty, and parents who volunteered their time and talents. Special thanks go to Mr. Jon Gain for his leadership.