The Lion's ROAR
March 29, 2021
Everything you need to know about what's going on at JPII School. Important news, schedule of events, and volunteer opportunities.
Julia and Leilani

Easter Flower pick-up

4-6 pm

Tomorrow, March 30th in the parish center

Spring afterschool enrichment

Here are the Spring offerings from Abrakadoodle!

YearBook 2020-2021

Yearbooks are on sale now until the 5th of April!

NOTE the date change. In order to have yearbooks delivered before 8th-grade leaves, we need to submit the order by the 5th.

Scholastic Book Fair Week

March 29-31 Book Fair

3/29 Dress Down fundraiser $5 per student

Students will shop by grade Tuesday and Wednesday.

The South Farms Track Club is excited to announce they are running!!!  

For those who participated in JP's fall cross country training, this is a great opportunity to continue improving your fitness and running prowess. Even if you didn't, all fitness and running levels are welcomed to join, get outside, and in shape.

Led by coaches Chris and Karen Stonier, they will be offering two five-week sessions: April 5 - May 6 and May 10 - June 14 along with a fun run 5k on May 8 at Crystal Lake. 

Registration 2021-2022 School Year

Secure your child's spot in his/her class by registering before March 31st.

We have started the re-registration process and all families have been sent the link to access the registration form. Please check your spam/junk folder for the email. Many classes are approaching capacity and new registrations have been coming into the office.

If you did not get a link, or need a new one,please EMAIL the office at and another link will be sent out.
Spirit Wear Sale Begins April 1

Beginning April 1st, the spirit wear fundraiser starts.
Spirit Wear is not a replacement for PE uniforms or outerwear.

JPII is hosting its 1st Annual Golf Tournament this Spring!

We need your assistance to continue the success we are seeing as we prepare for our first of many gold tournaments. Do you own a business? Know someone who owns a business? OR do you want to help sponsor the tournament?! There are many levels of sponsorship, each with its own incentive. 

Feel free to copy this attachment and pass it along!

This is a great community-building opportunity!

Day of Golf Tournament Volunteers

We are looking for 20 volunteers on May 16th, 2021 to make the largest fundraiser of the year a success. Some of the areas that we need assistance with are: set up, registration, raffle ticket sales, 50/50 raffle ticket sales, par 3 hole-in-one marshals, organization of raffle prizes. 

Your time will be put to good use, and this is going to be a great event with your help. 

Please review the available slots below and click on the button to sign up.

Thank you!

HSA Meeting
Wednesday, April 14
6:30 pm in TEAMS

If you attend the meeting, your child receives a free dress-down day the following day! (April 15) Please make sure you can access TEAMS prior to the night of the meeting. The HSA officers will start the meeting promptly at 6:30 that evening; please do not start your own meeting. Detailed instructions on how to join (not start) a TEAMS meeting, without confusion, is in TEAMS.

Directions are in TEAMS

SCRIP is now offering gift card orders to be shipped directly to your home.
You can place orders online and get physical gift cards mailed directly rather than wait for a school order to come in via backpack.

School orders, with checks, can still be sent to the office.

This new feature allows you pay online and get your gift cards directly, and sooner.

Spring Break

April 1 - 11

School Year Calendar

Subject to change
Fundraising while you shop!

Blessed John Paul II School

Lovable Labels: Your answer to lost item prevention.

Stop and Shop: school - code 06433
Price Chopper: School code 49814

Shoprite: No school code

Mark your Calendar

  • 3/29-3/31: Scholastic Book Fair
  • 4/1-4/11 Spring Break
  • 4/14: N.U.T Day
  • 4/14: HSA Meaning
  • 5/31: Memorial Day (NO SCHOOL)
  • 6/3: 8th-grade graduation
  • 6/17 Last day of school (TENTATIVE)
  • 9/1 Start of the 2021-22 school year