Welcome New Families!
Welcome to St. John Paul II Catholic School! St.JPII offers you and your child not simply an education, but an exceptional educational experience founded on faith, family spirit and academic excellence. Small class sizes, individual attention and constant communication ensure that students don’t fall through the cracks, allowing each child to reach their fullest potential. Discover the difference at St.JPII Catholic School!
Interested in learning more about St. John Paul II Catholic School? We would love to visit with you! Please follow the process below:
Step One: Please fill out the following inquiry form if you would like more information about our school than what is available on the website: Inquiry Information. We will contact you soon with more information. We would love to meet you and encourage you to set up a time to tour our school.
Step Two: To begin the online application process, Create an Account in FACTS. You will receive an email with a verification link. Once your email has been verified, log in to your account and Create A New Student Application. You will then have the flexibility to log in and out of your account to access your open application. There is a non-refundable fee of $120 application fee for the first child and $25 for each subsequent child.
Step Three: After application is complete and send required forms with enrollment
- School Supply Fee $210 (Preschool- Sixth Grade) This fee covers school supplies
- A copy of birth certificate
- A copy of baptismal certificate (if applicable)
- A copy of the most recent report card
- Official WY Immunization Record
- Release of Information (if applicable)
Step Four: Optional Financial Aid
Completing the application process is not a guarantee of acceptance. Students are accepted based on information provided in the application, space available, and additional criteria. Application review may take up to two weeks.
Please contact Vanessa Gemar, Kandis Ford, or Karen Hoffmann @ (307) 686-4114 with any questions. Our address is 1000 Butler Spaeth Road in Gillette, Wyoming.
School Office Hours (While school is in session): Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m.- 3:30 p.m.
St. John Paul II Catholic School Financial Scholarship
Scholarships are available for Kindergarten-Sixth Grade (Preschool students are not eligible) students depending on calculated need and resources available for the current school year. JPII utilizes FACT Grant & Aid to process financial scholarship applications. Please complete online application during enrollment. Applications are due by May 1st. If you have any questions please ask Kandis Ford at the school office. The scholarship committee will meet and determine eligibility on a case by case basis. Scholarships will be determined by June 1st.
Families meeting financial guideline are eligible for the ACE Scholarship. The ACE Scholarship significantly reduces the cost of tuition for low-income families. Eligibility is based solely on family income. There is some leeway depending on extenuating circumstances.See the chart below to see if you qualify. Applications are due in April. For more information https://www.acescholarships.org/why-ace/