Pope John Paul II Academy


“By virtue of their ministry of educating, parents are, through the witness of their lives, the first heralds of the Gospel for their children.”                             Pope John Paul II

News and Upcoming Events

School Board

                Michael Brezinsky - President          Pete Baldwin - Secretary      

              Andrew Schmutzler - Treasurer         Michael Ceniceros     

                              Thomas “Lou” Dwyer          Amy Nelp

Chris Warren

Come support our basketball teams.  See the newsletter (on this site)

for dates and times.

We are now fully accredited through NAPCIS

National Association of Private, Catholic, Independent Schools


A Private Independent Academy Grounded in the Catholic Tradition

Offering classes K-4 through 8th Grade

A Letter from our New Principal,

Mr. Patrick Gordon

Click here for 
Mr. Gordon’s LetterWelcome_files/Letter%20From%20Mr%20Gordon%20PDF.pdf

Our Mission

The mission of the Pope John Paul II Academy is to assist parents in the spiritual, moral, and intellectual formation of the child by providing a Christ-centered education, which fosters a deep love for Truth and faithfully adheres to the Magisterium of the Roman Catholic Church.

Pope John Paul II Academy

67051 Sunnyside Rd.

Montrose, CO 81401

(970)  249-2996      email: popejohnpaul2academy@gmail.com        Fax (970) 249-8232

February 12 & 13 Early

Release Days (Dismiss at 11:30 am)

February 13 - Parent-Teacher

Conferences (afternoon)

Feb. 6 & 13, Middle School  Ski Trip

Feb. 16 - Presidents’ Day - No School

Feb. 18 - Ash Wednesday

Please Mark Your Calendar

March 23-27 Iowa Tests of Basic

Skills / Annual Standardized Testing

May 7, International Day

The PJP2A School Board is pleased to announce a new School Board Member, Chris Warren. Mr. Warren is a retired public school teacher and principal and a devout Catholic.  We welcome him,  his fine spirit, work ethic, and background in education. 

Thank you, Chris Warren!