Saint John Paul II Catholic Academy is an elementary Preschool through Grade 8 school, located on multiple campuses in the Dorchester and Mattapan neighborhoods of the City of Boston, that dynamically prepares children for life in the 21st century. A stimulating and robust curriculum, enlightened by Catholic teaching, offers all our students an excellent education in a faith-filled and supportive environment. Our Academy strives to create an atmosphere where the Gospel message is proclaimed, community in Christ is experienced, service to our brothers and sisters is the norm and thanksgiving and worship of God is reverently and joyfully celebrated.
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Saint John Paul II Catholic Academy accepts applications all year round. To apply for the current school year, contact the Regional Office or the campus of your choice at

The Academy is currently accepting applications for the 2015-2016 school year. Click here to find out how you can join us in the fall of 2015!

Click here to apply for FACTS Grant and Aid or click here for the financial aid worksheet!


Click here to read the January newsletter.

There will no After School program today, January 26 and school will be closed tomorrow, January 27 and Wednesday, January 28.

2015-2016 New Student Application

Want to join the Academy? Click here for our 2015-2016 new student application!

Open Houses

Discover the power of a Catholic education at SJPIICA! Please visit us at one of our Open Houses:

Neponset - January 25 at 11:30AM
Columbia - January 28 at 9AM
Mattapan - January 29 at 9AM

Fine Arts Extended Day

Click here to see the 2014-2015 Fine Arts Extended Day brochure!

Extended Day Registration

All Extended Day registration forms can be found on campus homepages.

2014-2015 School Calendar

Download your 2014-2015 school calendar here!

2.9 Program Now Open

We are now enrolling students age 2.9 in our Early Childhood Program for September! Click here to apply now!

2014-2015 Tuition Policy

Questions about our payment policies for the 2014-2015 school year? Click here to download your copy today.

Student Handbook

Questions about school policies, curriculum, or general information? All the answers are right here, in the Student Handbook!

Bullying Prevention Plan

Click here to read SJPIICA's Bullying Prevention Plan.