John Paul II High School offers a wide range of subjects, which will prepare students for further study or employment. We pride ourselves on our small classes and because of this we are able to provide students with more individual attention. Our students learn in a caring Catholic environment where self-discipline, academic achievement and Catholic values are expected.
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What’s been happening at John Paul?
It was indeed very unpretty Shakespeare. An adaptation of “A Midsummer Nights Dream” was performed in the John Paul II gym for the whole school. The drama was a madcap interpretation, it involved songs from Bruno Mars, Lady Gaga and … Continued
John Parsons is an Internet Safety and Risk Assessment Consultant to schools the private sector and the health sector, providing specialist advice and direction on the safe use of Digital Communication Technology. He visited John Paul II and talked to … Continued
John Paul II High School welcomes one of it’s largest Year 9 intakes for many years. This highlights the popularity of the school among the local Catholic and wider communities. Welcome to all Year 9, we hope you enjoy your … Continued
Introducing the Head Students of John Paul II for 2015. (From left to right) Head Boy – Kaden Fitzgerald; Head Girl – Eilish Burrows; Deputy Head Boy – Michael Dwyer and Deputy Head Girl – Eilish Ramsden.
For the second year John Paul II mixed hockey team won the final at South Island Mixed tournament this year held in Gore. Overall it was a fine team performance as the team improved game by game during the week, … Continued
It was an especially chilly morning when the entire school gathered at the start of Term 3 for the blessing of the new buildings by Monsignor Gerry O‘Connor, (accompanied by seminarian Thahn Tran). The pair went through each room, including offices, … Continued