Pope John Paul II Academy


First and Second Grade    Black Canyon Field Trip

“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

Bronco Raffle

Keep selling tickets!! 

Weekly prizes!

We are supporting our school!

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

Fall Break - Oct. 3-6

Knights of Columbus Visit - Oct. 13

Colorado Spirit Day - Oct. 15

K4-2nd grade Pumpkin Patch - Oct. 15

Magic Circle Performance - Oct. 17

5th Grade Black Canyon Trip - Oct. 21

First Quarter Ends - Oct. 22

Half Days: Oct. 23 and 24

1st Q Report Cards - Oct. 23

Parent / Teacher Conferences - Oct. 24

Bronco Raffle Drawing - Oct. 31

All Saints Day Celebration - Oct. 31


Packets for ordering prints will be sent home soon.