St. John Paul II High School Cafetorium
February 25, 2017
8:00 – 11:00 p.m.
St. John Paul II High School seniors Thomas Gonzalez and Natalie Gonzalez may well be teaching the future major entrepreneurs. As part of their dual credit economics class, Natalie and Thomas are presenting Junior Achievement lessons to a group of kindergarten students. The series of weekly topics are customized to student ages, kindergarten-12th grade, and foster work-readiness, entrepreneurship and financial literacy skills, and use experiential learning to inspire students to dream big and reach their potential.
Applications are now being accepted for the Mano A Mano Scholarship Program. The program is sponsored by the United Corpus Christi Chamber of Commerce Foundation. Some of the scholarships get up to $2,000 for college. For more details see academic advisor Ted Garcia, or click here for the application. Deadline is March 31, 2017.
The St. John Paul II High School Challege! team is on a winning streak. In the photo above are (front row, left to right) Alex Kimmel, Amy Ayala, Shelby Zapata, Maya Zamarron, (standing, left to right) Max Kimmel, Bridget LeeSang, and Ryan Lopez. Team coach is Mr. Kyle Gibson. To watch the delayed broadcast of the KEDT-TV Challege! academic quiz show matches click here.
The Rotary Club of Southside Corpus Christi sponsored three of our Centurions to attend the annual Rotary Youth Leadership Awards program at Camp Zephyr. Representing our school were Judith Perez, Ryan Lopez, and Bridget LeeSang, all three juniors. At the club’s February 15th lunch meeting Judith, Ryan and Bridet were also presented with Outstanding Students of the Month awards.
The Special Hearts Prom is February 26th from 12:00 to 3:00 p.m. We are looking for St. John Paul II High School students to volunteer as dates for our guests with special needs. Each year this special event has been a huge success -- help make this year's Special Hearts Prom a success. See Mrs. Davis to sign up as a date for one of our guests.
Place an order for the 2017 Yearbook and get in on the special promotion going on right now. See Mrs. Stanley in the library about the $10 gift cards to places like Cinemark, IHop, Sonic, Smoothie King, Chick Fila, and Starbucks for those who have already ordered a yearbook or order one by March 1st. The yearbooks are $45 until May 18th, when they are delivered. Give yourself a little credit and get a credit card with your purchase of a 2017 Yearbook – it’s going to be an amazing yearbook.
This is an exciting time of the year for seniors as they focus on their plans for the next major step in their education and preparation for future careers. On February 16th representatives from Texas Tech University visited our campus and shared information about their institution. Caitlin Enright (center) will soon be attending Texas Tech, and she was pleased to make contact with the Texas Tech student Ariana Hernandez, and Olga Achourkina, assitant director for Divistion of Instructional Diversity. Go, Red Raiders!
Parents, click the icon above to access the RenWeb for Parents Account portal. For instructions for first-time setup, click here. Mobile apps are available for both Apple and Android phones.
Open enrollment is now in effect. Call to schedule an interview and tour of our school. Links for the downloadable Registration Information and SmartTuition are listed below. If you have any questions about the application process for 2016-2017, please contact Diana Hinojosa at 361-855-5744, extension 202.
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