Welcome to St. John Paul II Catholic School
At St. John Paul II we learn, serve, lead and succeed!
The following values contribute to the culture and ethos of a Catholic school
“I like John Paul II because we make friends and we play together.”
– Grade One
“I feel very blessed and fortunate that my children are able to go to a school like John Paul II. I know they are getting the best education both academically and spiritually.”
– Michelle Clarke
“I like how this school is better than other schools because we have lots of sports and Spirit Days. John Paul II has the best teachers and there is no bullying.”
– Grade Five
from the Diocese of Victoria
Bishop Gary's Christmas MessagePlease click here to access Bishop Gary Gordon's 2021 Christmas message posted on the Diocesan website.
2021 National Day of Prayer in Solidarity with Indigenous PeoplesA new post has just been added to the Diocesan website about the National Day of Prayer in Solidarity with Indigenous Peoples, which is celebrated by the Church in Canada on December 12th. Please click here to read the Canadian Catholic Indigenous Council’s reflection for this year.
2021 Advent MissionEveryone in the Diocese of Victoria is invited to participate in the Advent 2021 Mission, sponsored by St. Rose of Lima and Our Lady of the Rosary Parishes. The Mission this year will run from December 12-15 and be led by Bishop Mark Hagemoen of Saskatoon, who will speak on the theme "Let Us Walk With the Spirit: Communion, Participation and Mission". Please click here to access the the information on the Diocesan website.
Journey through Advent 2021: Towards Healing & ReconciliationPlease click here to access the article on the Diocesan website about the CCCB’s series of Advent reflections on healing and reconciliation.
Bishop's Annual Appeal Commitment Weekend: October 23-24, 2021Please click here to access a document providing more information to respond to questions that have been posed regarding the various fundraising efforts that have been mentioned over the course of the last few months.
Bishop's Annual Appeal: Spirit of Hope -Healing & ReconciliationPlease click here to access information regarding the Bishop's Appeal.
September 24 - Statement of Apology by the Catholic Bishops to Indigenous PeoplesPlease click here to access the Statement of Apology by the Catholic Bishops of Canada to the Indigenous Peoples of this land.
Live Stream Mass
with Bishop Gary Gordon
Mass is celebrated every:
Holy Family & Notre Dame Roman Catholic Parish
Bully Free School Program
Strive to ensure every child feels safe, accepted, and respected.
Our Schools Are Independently Funded
Have you ever wondered how independent schools are funded?
How School Funding Works
Links & Resources
Student Resources are a great databases for students to use for their research projects. Click here to learn more.
Parent Support Group
Parents are an integral part of the parish and school community in Port Alberni. Parents are encouraged to take part in activities at St. John Paul II Catholic School. Learn more here.
The Local School Council is a vital part of the St. John Paul II family. We are grateful for the Local School Council’s contribution to our school community. Learn more.
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Now Accepting Registration for All Ages
We will be accepting student registration for the upcoming …