Knight Notes Announcements

Announcements & Upcoming Events

March 3, 2021

NEW ANNOUNCEMENTS

Camp JPII Registrations are OPEN! Camp JPII offers summer fun for kids ages 4-18 and runs June 1 through June 25 with two sessions each day: 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. and 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Before care is also available. We offer a variety of art, academic, and athletic camps aimed at ages preschool through 12th grade. This summer, we welcome back camp favorites like Science Sleuths, Volleyball, Artist Trading Cards, Golf, Baseball, and Basketball. We are also excited about new offerings including Flag Football, Powder Puff Football, Gym Classics, LegoPalooza, and Filmmaking. With 48 camp offerings, Camp JPII has something for every age, every interest, and every skill set. For more information and registration visit www.jp2hs.org/camp. Please email camp@jp2hs.org with questions.

Senior Yearbook Deadline, 3/12  Design a yearbook ad with a personalized message and photos of your graduating senior!  See the flyer for ad sizes and prices.  Senior yearbook ads are available for purchase until Friday, March 12th (the last day before spring break) through the Jostens website (www.jostens.com).  Visit the Jostens website or contact Jennifer Smith (jennifer.smith@jp2hs.org) for more information.  

Junior Faith Retreat, 3/30 The Campus Ministry team is excited to announce that the Junior Faith Retreat will take place at Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church on Tuesday, March 30th. The theme of the retreat is Servant Leadership. Students will hear talks from teachers and seniors and also participate in small group discussions, individual reflection, and community-building activities. This is a wonderful opportunity for our juniors to learn about servant leadership with their community in a peaceful place. Students may wear JPII spirit wear with jeans or khakis if they would like, and they must wear masks the entire day. Students need to bring a packed lunch and a water bottle. Students may bring a small personal bag to carry their lunch if needed. Students are expected to be at school at the regular arrival time (before 7:55 am) and will be dismissed at the final bell (3:10 pm). Students will miss their Innov8 class and should communicate to their coaches if they will be missing practice. We look forward to spending this incredible day with our juniors. Contact Emily.clavin@jp2hs.org with questions.

Oklahoma! 3/5-3/7 The spring production dates for Oklahoma are March 5th and 6th at 7:00 pm and March 7th at 2:00 pm. An all-time favorite musical with songs you'll be humming joyfully for days on end. This classic Rodgers & Hammerstein musical takes us back to the territory of Oklahoma. Watch how Curly and Laurey play the lovesick, hard-to-git couple singing familiar tunes like, "People will say we're in love," and 'The Surrey with the fringe on top". Even Ado Annie takes a chance on love with who she's with singing, "Cain't say no". The story unfolds as Jud is quick on the draw and asks Laurey out to the box social. Jud may have some dark secrets that interfere with this territory that is soon to be a state. Come and see what fantastic tales will unfold. **Covid guidelines will be as follows:  Proper use of mask while on JPII campus / Temp checks at the door / ALL ticket sales are online ONLY (no in-person box office). Tickets available at https://jp2hs.ticketleap.com/oklahoma/

SHOUT OUT ADS for Oklahoma FAB is once again making it possible for you to cheer your student on by offering Shout Out Ads for the spring musical Oklahoma.  Ads are $5 each, can be purchased by anyone (parents, grandparents, friends, peers, etc.), and will be printed in color on an insert in the musical program.  It’s a great way to celebrate our performers and a wonderful keepsake for those being celebrated.  The link to order the ad is: https://forms.diamondmindinc.com/jp2hs/shoutoutads?token=

Young American Creative Patriotic Art Contest, 3/31 deadline The local VFW Auxiliary is sponsoring the Young American Creative Patriotic Art Contest. We are encouraging students to enter the contest for the opportunity to earn scholarships. For more information about deadlines and the scholarship application process, please visit https://vfwauxiliary.org/scholarships/young-american-creative-patriotic-art-contest/ or contact Ms. Finaly for more details (margaret.finaly@jp2hs.org). Deadline for submission is March 31st.

KAC Golf Tournament, 4/30 Mark your calendars. The Knight Athletic Club (KAC), is excited to announce the 16th Annual Golf Tournament, Friday, April 30.  We will be returning to the beautifully manicured Twelve Stones Golf Club, the home course of our Knights. Join us for a day of golf, unique flight prizes, and delicious refreshments on the outdoor Clubhouse patio.  Registration is open, and we are introducing some incredible Sponsorship opportunities:  https://www.jp2hs.org/athletics/kac

WHEN: Friday, April 30, 2021

TIME: 7:30 a.m. Registration, 9:00 a.m. Shotgun Start

WHERE: Twelve Stones Golf Club

KAC's Facebook and Instagram pages will post updates on the golf tournament. For more information:  Lee McNair @ 615-557-7714

 

REOCCURING ANNOUNCEMENTS

SchoolMessenger - JPII's emergency text alert service Make sure to sign up for SchoolMessenger, our emergency text alert service, you can text YES to 67587 to opt-in. We also ask that you check your mobile number in Veracross and update it if necessary. NOTE: To avoid 3rd party call blocking systems from interfering with your receipt of important messages from JPII, save 67587 to the contacts on your phone. 

JPII Knights app Have you downloaded the JPII app? Download it today to stay up to date on the latest news stories, events, and special announcements. Visit your app store and search for JPII Knights. Once downloaded to your device, click on "More" in the bottom right to sign up for notifications. Types of notifications we send are for school delays, school closures, and Mr. Deely's weekly message. You can opt-out of notifications at any time. 

 

ACADEMICS

STEM Symposium, 3/26 The JPII Science Department is starting to get things put together for our annual STEM Symposium that we will be holding this year and wanted to reach out to all our JPII parents to see if you might be interested in being one of our judges this year.  If you are currently in a STEM-related field or have a background in STEM and would be interested in becoming one of our judges please see the information below for more details. The symposium will be completely virtual this year via zoom as to maintain proper social distancing and will be held on Friday, March 26 from 6:00 pm to about 7:30 pm.  Judges will be asked to listen to five groups discuss their poster in a zoom breakout room and then score them based on a rubric that we will provide. If you would be interested in helping us out and participating as a judge or if you have any further questions, please reach out to Sam Schneeberger at sam.schneeberger@jp2hs.org.

2021-2022 JPII Semester Calendar Our semester calendar for the 2021-2022 academic year is now available. You can print a copy by accessing this link: JPII Semester Calendar.

Technology Needs (student or parent) Mr. Mauthe is the Technology Coordinator for the 2020-2021 academic year. Please contact Josh Mauthe with any student or parent tech needs, josh.mauthe@jp2hs.org

 

ADMISSIONS

JPII is Accepting Applications for 2021-2022 Parents of eighth-grade students who are interested in attending JPII can begin the application process for the 2021-2022 school year right now! We are experiencing a high volume of interested applicants, so act fast. Visit https://www.jp2hs.org/admissions/apply-now to start the application process today. If you have any questions, please contact the Admissions office at (615) 590-6014.

Schedule a Shadow Day at JPII All eighth-grade students are invited to schedule a Shadow Day with a current JPII student!  Spend a day in the life of a JPII student firsthand as you walk through the halls, attend classes, and experience all that JPII has to offer you. Are you interested in scheduling a Shadow Day? Please fill out this form.  If you have any questions, please contact the Admissions office at (615) 590-6014 or email pat.kennedy@jp2hs.org.

JPII Squires Club Please join the new JPII Junior Knights club called "The Squires Club." Register your child today by clicking here https://forms.veracross.com/Forms/jp2/PreApplication/Household.aspx Membership in The Squires Club is free and open to all children from birth to seventh grade. Once you have completed the simple pre-application, your child will be registered and receive a welcome package followed by quarterly mailings and invitations from JPII.  Once COVID regulations lift, all Squires will also be invited to campus events and Squire Club members-only events.  Squires Club members will enjoy early-bird notification for summer camp sign-ups, sports clinics, play/musical seating, TATE Scholars Clinic & Dinner tickets, and much more! Contact Pat Kennedy with questions, pat.kennedy@jp2hs.org.

 

ARTS

Oklahoma! 3/5-3/7 The spring production dates for Oklahoma are March 5th and 6th at 7:00 pm and March 7th at 2:00 pm. An all-time favorite musical with songs you'll be humming joyfully for days on end. This classic Rodgers & Hammerstein musical takes us back to the territory of Oklahoma. Watch how Curly and Laurey play the lovesick, hard-to-git couple singing familiar tunes like, "People will say we're in love," and 'The Surrey with the fringe on top". Even Ado Annie takes a chance on love with who she's with singing, "Cain't say no". The story unfolds as Jud is quick on the draw and asks Laurey out to the box social. Jud may have some dark secrets that interfere with this territory that is soon to be a state. Come and see what fantastic tales will unfold. **Covid guidelines will be as follows:  Proper use of mask while on JPII campus / Temp checks at the door / ALL ticket sales are online ONLY (no in-person box office). Tickets available at https://jp2hs.ticketleap.com/oklahoma/

SHOUT OUT ADS for Oklahoma FAB is once again making it possible for you to cheer your student on by offering Shout Out Ads for the spring musical Oklahoma.  Ads are $5 each, can be purchased by anyone (parents, grandparents, friends, peers, etc.), and will be printed in color on an insert in the musical program.  It’s a great way to celebrate our performers and a wonderful keepsake for those being celebrated.  The link to order the ad is: https://forms.diamondmindinc.com/jp2hs/shoutoutads?token=

Choir Auditions for 2021-2022 Students interested in auditioning for a Choir next year can sign up for a time on Mr. O'Neill's choir room door. One 10 minute time slot for one choir, or TWO 10 minute time slots if you are auditioning for BOTH Chamber Choir AND Voices. Dates and Times: Wednesday, February 24th - 3:15pm-5:00pm, Thursday, March 4th - 2:45pm-5:00pm, Monday, March 8th - 3:15pm-5:00pm, Tuesday, March 9th - 3:15pm-5:00pm Wednesday, March 10th - 3:15pm-5:00pm Thursday, March 11th - 2:45pm-5:00pm

Young American Creative Patriotic Art Contest, 3/31 deadline The local VFW Auxiliary is sponsoring the Young American Creative Patriotic Art Contest. We are encouraging students to enter the contest for the opportunity to earn scholarships. For more information about deadlines and the scholarship application process, please visit https://vfwauxiliary.org/scholarships/young-american-creative-patriotic-art-contest/ or contact Ms. Finaly for more details (margaret.finaly@jp2hs.org). Deadline for submission is March 31st.

 

ATHLETICS

FREE Strength & Conditioning Clinics for Boys and Girls in grades 7th & 8th in March The JPII Strength staff invites boys and girls in 7th and 8th grades to FREE clinics on March 2nd, 9th, and 23rd. Clinics are held in the JPII weight room from 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm. The clinics will be led by the JPII Strength & Conditioning staff - Matt Hanson, Angi Puckett, and Justin Geisinger. Emphasis will be placed on mobility screenings to better understand deficiencies, core development, and proper biomechanics in working toward the JPII strength training program's fundamental movements. To register, please email Matt Hanson - matt.hanson@jp2hs.org.

Cheerleading Open Gym, 2/27, 3/7, 3/21 Cheerleading Open Gym is open to all current JPII students and incoming JPII students who want to work on their tumbling, stunting, and cheerleading skills before spring tryouts. Cheer Coaches Whitney Whittaker and Suzanne Calvin will be available to spot and instruct cheerleaders on what is needed to make a JPII High School Cheer Team in the wrestling gym from 4:00-6:00 pm on 2/27, 3/7, and 3/24.

Football/Competition Cheer Parent Information Meeting, 3/10 Football/Competition Cheer Parent Information Meeting will be 3/10 at 6:00p m in the Dining Hall. Information about costs, practices, and schedules will be provided by Coach Whitney Whittaker so that parents can make an informed decision about upcoming tryouts.

Football/Competition Clinic and Tryouts, 3/23-3/25 Competition Cheer clinic and tryouts will be in the wrestling gym 3/23, 3/24, 3/25 from 4:00-6:00 pm.

IMPORTANT: GoFan Tickets! GoFan tickets should not be validated until witnessed by a JPII gate worker.  Failure to follow this protocol could prevent access to the stadium for the game.

In compliance with the TSSAA and Governor Lee's directives, JPII will enforce the following protocols to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19 at our home sporting events. 

FOR ALL SPORTS

  • JPII offers online ticket purchasing for all Home sporting events through GoFan for the 2020-2021 school year. Fans interested in attending a JPII Home contest will be required to purchase their tickets through GoFan or present their JPII All Sports Pass.
  • There will be no option for purchasing tickets at the gate. 
  • GoFan Tickets are only redeemable at the gate, do not validate your purchased ticket before presenting it to a staff member working the gate.
  • JPII is proud to offer live-streaming for all our athletic contests in our stadium and main gym.  Please visit NFHSnetwork.com for information on various packages.
  • We will conduct temperature checks for everyone entering our athletic venues, including players, coaches from teams, referees, and fan bases. Anyone with a 100.4 or higher temperature will not be admitted into the venue and should consult with their physician. Temperature checks for opposing teams will be the responsibility of the visiting school and be conducted before traveling for an away contest per TSSAA guidelines.
  • TSSAA has mandated that all member schools require that all fans wear facial coverings at all times while on-site.
  • Schools will limit capacity at all venues to promote social distancing at high school sporting events. See below for JPII's venue capacity. Based on this protocol, JPII will limit capacity and label seating at each venue to promote social distancing for our fans. Everyone is encouraged to practice safe social distancing.
  • JPII will not be offering concessions at any of our home games until further notice. We will not permit outside coolers or beverage containers within the venue.
  • Our PA announcer will make periodic announcements reminding fans to wear their facial covers and practice social distancing.
  • We will have staff on hand to do additional cleaning of hard surfaces in our bathroom facilities.

Basketball: We will send a GoFan link to Basketball, Basketball Cheer, and Dance families for all JPII home games. Due to limited capacity guidelines, we are limiting ticket purchases to two per family. We will also allow for a limited student section. All Sports Passes for Basketball: Only families with a basketball player, cheerleader, or dancer on our teams will be admitted to basketball games using the All Sports Pass. Due to limited capacity guidelines, All Sports Passes for Basketball will admit two per pass.

Wrestling: Due to limited capacity and our wrestling gym's size, Wrestling matches will occur in our main gym. We will limit ticket purchases to 200 tickets per event on Gofan.co. We will also allow for a limited student section. All Sports Passes for Wrestling: Will admit four per pass.

FB/Competition Cheer: We will follow the guidelines set by the AAP, CDC, Governor Bill Lee, TSSAA, and the UCA. The various venues for competitions will set capacity limits.

Dance: We will follow the guidelines set by the AAP, CDC, Governor Bill Lee, TSSAA, and the UDA. The various venues for competitions will set capacity limits.

Bowling: We will follow guidelines set forth by the AAP, CDC, Governor Bill Lee, and TSSAA. The various venues for competitions will set capacity limits.

Hockey: We will follow the guidelines set by the AAP, CDC, Governor Bill Lee, and GNASH. The various venues for competitions will set capacity limits.

Swimming: Has been postponed until the Spring.

*Due to limited capacity numbers, we cannot do an all-inclusive senior night for all sports at a basketball game. Hockey, Wrestling, and Bowling will designate their respective dates (TBD by Coaches).

 

BUS SERVICE

Bus Routes 2020-2021 The bus routes for 2020-2021 remain the same, except the Bowling Green route. We made a location change and modified the times by a few minutes. Please visit the Bus Service webpage for details. Contact Vicki Dorr vicki.dorr@jp2hs.org with questions. 

 

CAMPUS MINISTRY

Junior Faith Retreat, 3/30 The Campus Ministry team is excited to announce that the Junior Faith Retreat will take place at Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church on Tuesday, March 30th. The theme of the retreat is Servant Leadership. Students will hear talks from teachers and seniors and also participate in small group discussions, individual reflection, and community building activities. This is a wonderful opportunity for our juniors to learn about servant leadership with their community in a peaceful place. Students may wear JPII spirit wear with jeans or khakis if they would like, and they must wear masks the entire day. Students need to bring a packed lunch and a water bottle. Students may bring a small personal bag to carry their lunch if needed. Students are expected to be at school at the regular arrival time (before 7:55 am) and will be dismissed at the final bell (3:10 pm). Students will miss their Innov8 class and should communicate to their coaches if they will be missing practice. We look forward to spending this incredible day with our juniors. Contact Emily.clavin@jp2hs.org with questions.

 

CHRISTIAN SERVICE

Community Service Opportunity at Momma B's Momma B's is a local non-profit organization founded and run by JPII parent Lisa Brocco. Momma B's provides resources and care for children living in under-served neighborhoods in Davidson and Sumner County. Momma B's is looking for a student to help serve the organization by building their social media presence. Interested students should have experience with web design and various social media platforms. Please contact Ms. Mills at emily.mills@jp2hs.org if you are interested in serving in this role. 

 

COUNSELING

ACT and SAT Test Dates at JPII We will offer the following test dates: September 12 ACT, September 26 SAT, October 3 SAT, October 24 ACT, November 7 SAT, December 5 SAT, December 12 ACT. Please visit the ACT or SAT websites to schedule your test date. 

 

DINING SERVICE

Coin Shortage There is a nation-wide coin shortage, which is impacting Pedestal. Students and faculty paying with cash will receive their change as a deposit on their MySchoolBucks account. 

Sign up for MySchoolBucks JPII partners with Pedestal Foods to provide made-to-order food for breakfast, lunch, and after school snacks. Students can only use their school ID cards to pay for items (no cash). Money can be loaded on MySchoolBucks, or students can bring cash/check to be added to their account by the Pedestal staff before school. School ID numbers are required to set up MySchoolBucks. For more information about dining services for 2020-2021, please visit the Dining Services webpage. Contact taylar.collins@jp2hs.org with questions. 

 

FINE ARTS BOOSTER (FAB)

FAB (Fine Arts Booster) Membership Help FAB promote the JPII visual and performing arts programs and supplement non-budgeted aspects of the programs (such as improving facilities and providing wish-list items and materials for all arts programs) by becoming a member.  Please complete a FAB Membership Form for $30 (annually per family) and visit the FAB webpage for more information to become a member.

FAB Meeting Schedule for 2020-2021:  9/10, 10/1, 11/12, 1/21, 2/11, 3/11, 4/8, and 5/6.  Although under normal circumstances, all meetings are held in the choral room, until further notices, all meetings will take place via Zoom at 7:00 p.m. Contact Kelly Smits at fab@jp2hs.org with any questions.        

 

KNIGHT ATHLETIC CLUB (KAC)

KAC Golf Tournament, 4/30 Mark your calendars. The Knight Athletic Club (KAC), is excited to announce the 16th Annual Golf Tournament, Friday, April 30.  We will be returning to the beautifully manicured Twelve Stones Golf Club, the home course of our Knights. Join us for a day of golf, unique flight prizes, and delicious refreshments on the outdoor Clubhouse patio.  Registration is open, and we are introducing some incredible Sponsorship opportunities:  https://www.jp2hs.org/athletics/kac

WHEN: Friday, April 30, 2021

TIME: 7:30 a.m. Registration, 9:00 a.m. Shotgun Start

WHERE: Twelve Stones Golf Club

KAC's Facebook and Instagram pages will post updates on the golf tournament. For more information:  Lee McNair @ 615-557-7714

Home Sporting Events JPII will be implementing ticketless entry for all Home sporting events for the 2020-2021 school year. Fans interested in attending the JPII Home contest will be required to purchase their tickets through GoFan or present their JPII All Sports Pass. There will be no option for buying tickets at the gate. View a helpful video on YouTube on how to purchase tickets. Contact Mike Donovan with questions at mdonovan814@gmail.com.

All-Sports Passes Due to the Pandemic and TSSAA limited capacity regulations, JPII has discontinued the All Sports Passes only. KAC is still selling parking passes, tailgate sponsorship, etc. Membership/Parking Passes already purchased for 2020-2021 will be honored. To order your parking pass, please visit https://forms.diamondmindinc.com/jp2hs/kacparking.

KAC all sports pass/parking Now is the time to order your 2020-2021 Knight Athletic Club (KAC) Prefered Parking Pass

KAC Meeting Schedule for 2020-2021  7/6, 8/3, 9/8, 10/12, 12/TBD, 1/4/21, 2/1, 3/1, 4/5, 5/3, 6/7. All meetings will take place via Zoom at 5:30 pm. unless otherwise noted. *The 9/8 meeting will take place in the JPII library. Contact Kathleen Bender at kathbender66@gmail.com or Mike Donovan mdonovan814@gmail.com with questions.

KAC Board Members 2020-2021

President – Mike Donovan mdonovan814@gmail.com

First Vice President – Kathleen Bender kathbender66@gmail.com

Second Vice President – Jenn Sutton jennifer.l.sutton@vumc.org

Treasurer – Jackie Campbell campbell.jackie@comcast.net

Secretary – John Penhollow jpenhollow@mac.com

Alumni – Anthony Mantegani anthony.mantegani@gmail.com and Rachel Harrison Grisard rachel.grisard@jp2hs.org

Members at Large – Lee McNair, Kristi Huffine, Dana Denton, and Jennifer Hayes

Term begins July 1, 2020, and ends June 30, 2021

The KAC would appreciate representation from each of our sports teams. Anyone interested can contact Athletic Director John Dempsey at john.dempsey@jp2hs.org.  

 

NURSE'S OFFICE

Health Reminder from Nurse If your child has any of the following symptoms, they might have an illness they can spread to others. Check your child for these symptoms before they go to school. Note: For students with chronic conditions, check a symptom only if it has changed from usual or baseline health.

  • Temperature 100.4 degrees Fahrenheit or higher
  • Sore throat
  • Cough (for students with chronic cough due to allergies or asthma, a change in their cough from baseline)
  • Difficulty breathing (for students with asthma, a change from their baseline breathing)
  • Diarrhea or vomiting
  • New onset of severe headache, especially with a fever

→ If your child does NOT have any of the symptoms above, send them to school as usual.

→ If your child has any of the symptoms above, Please keep them home.

COVID-19 REMINDER If your child has been tested for COVID, he or she must remain at home until test results are received. Please contact the school nurse Susan Snyder with questions, susan.snyder@jp2hs.org

Attention Parents: DragonFly Max Information is REQUIRED Please complete DragonFlyMax for your student for 2020-2021. Please refer to instructions for returning students and new students as you complete your student's DragonFly Max information. The information must be complete for field trips, fall, winter, and spring sports in the 2020-2021 academic year. Contact Susan Snyder, School Nurse, if you have questions at susan.snyder@jp2hs.org

Annual Physical Every student is required to have an annual physical exam. Athletes are required to have a physical by July 31, and non-athletes are required to have a physical before the first day of school. The physical must remain valid throughout the entire school year. Please have a physician complete the physical form.

Medications If your student is prescribed medication to be taken during the school day, please complete form HS003.

For more information, visit School Health Policies on the Nurse's webpage. Contact susan.snyder@jp2hs.org with questions. 

 

PARENT ASSOCIATIONS

Parent Association Committee (PAC) PAC has four primary functions: operating the Armory, providing hospitality, funding for classroom and teacher needs, and building community by connecting parents. As a parent/guardian of a JPII student, you are a member of PAC. To register for PAC, please contact Michelle Barber, michelle.barber@jp2hs.org. The annual fee per family is $40. Please visit the PAC webpage for a letter from PAC President Maria Hover and more information about PAC.

Fine Arts Booster (FAB) FAB partners with parents, school administration, alumni and community supporters, and the fine arts faculty to promote and financially support the visual and performing arts programs at JPII. FAB supports the arts programs by supplementing the non-budgeted aspects of the programs, such as improving facilities and providing wish-list items and materials for all arts programs. To register for FAB, please complete a FAB Membership Form for $30 (annually per family). Please visit the FAB webpage for a letter from FAB President Kelly Smits and more information about FAB.

Knight Athletic Club (KAC) KAC is the sole supporter of athletics at JPII. The KAC strives to improve the programs through equipment and facility upgrades and any other needs that may arise during the year. The KAC works closely with the administration and coaches to identify and fulfill these needs. There are many ways you can support the KAC. Membership packages are detailed on the KAC webpage and can be purchased at KAC Membership. Please visit the KAC webpage for a letter from KAC President Mike Donovan and more information about membership, events, and marketing opportunities.   

 

PAC

Armory (Spirit Store) Link PAC has launched an online Armory store where you can purchase a selection of JPII apparel, accessories, stadium chairs, and uniform apparel. The store will continue to grow as new items are added. All major credit cards are accepted. You will receive a confirmation email of your order and the date you can pick up your order at JPII. No shipping service is provided. Visit https://armory.jp2hs.org/ to shop today! Please contact the parent association at pac@jp2hs.org with questions.

 

STUDENT LIFE

2020-21 Yearbook, Senior Ads, and School Pictures Don't forget to purchase the 2020-21 Yearbook!  Now is the time to secure the lower price of $85 until January 1. You won't want to miss purchasing our first INTERACTIVE yearbook, which will contain QR codes and Spotify codes with videos, popular songs, and student-submitted pictures!  Senior recognition ads can now be purchased through March 12 (the last day before spring break).  The direct link to the Pope John Paul II High School Jostens ordering website is here.  School Portrait Reminders:  You can purchase your school portraits directly from Mark Griffith Photography.  Retakes/make-up pictures are scheduled for January 25, by appointment only.  I will send out information about making an appointment after Christmas break. 

JPII Logo/Theme Face Masks on Sale Face masks sporting the JPII logo/theme are on sale in the main office during lunchtime only. The masks are $10 each. To limit the handling of cash, please bring exact change. Stock is limited, so don't wait. The sale will continue until sold out. View the three designs HERE.  

Parking Pass All students that drive to school need to have a JPII parking pass. If your student has a parking pass from previous years, they do NOT need a new one. If your student has a new car and needs to update their information, please complete this form. If your student is a new driver, please complete this form

 

TRAVEL

France Fall Break October 2021 Enroll Now! EFTours’ no risk registration policy and price reduction ends March 1. There are still some spaces available for the 2021 school trip to France. This trip is open to all high school students, whether or not they have studied French. We will be visiting Paris, Brittany and the famous Normandy beaches where the WW2 D-day landings took place. Visit a cheese factory, cruise the Seine, and marvel at the Palais de Versailles! Enjoy an afternoon in the Louvre and check out the Eiffel Tower. Plenty of free time to shop and sample some great food! For information, please email alyson.thomas@jp2hs.org

EFTours is extending its no- risk registration policy and price reduction through the end of February. For information about the no risk policy this and how to register, please contact eftours.com and cite trip # 2406220KB

 

GREATER COMMUNITY

Camp Marymount Open House, 3/7 Camp Marymount will host an Open House event on Sunday, March 7 from 1 pm - 3 pm. This will be a great opportunity for you to visit camp and explore the grounds. We will offer information meetings every 30 minutes and you will have an opportunity to ask questions. Contact suzi@campmarymount.com with questions.

Camp Marymount 2021 Summer Camp is hiring counselors for girl's and boy's sessions.  Please email allee@campmarymount.com or go to our website, www.campmarymount.com to apply.

 

 

 

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Camp JPII 2021

REGISTRATION OPEN!

Register for our exciting fun-filled summer camps! 

CAMP JPII 2021
Week 1: June 1-June 4
Week 2: June 7-11
Week 3: June 14-18
Week 4: June 21-25

Camp JPII offers summer fun for kids age 5-18. Camps run Monday-Friday in two sessions: 9:00 a.m. - noon and 12:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Download the JPII app TODAY!

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Two-Hour Delay 2/1/21

JPII will have a two-hour delay Monday, February 1, 2021, due to expected winter weather. All buses will run two hours late. School starts at 9:55 a.m.