JP2 Day of Service

JP2 Day of Service

October 24, 2011

Library Starts Book Club Luncheon Tradition

Mitchell Nelson

October 24, 2011

Filed under On the Hill

Are you looking for an activity to do for school? Do you enjoy reading and discussing a good book? Then join the book club, where you can satisfy both of these needs. Ms. Lange will be hosting the book club in the library during...

JPII Students Getting into the Rap Game

Zach Pelka and Mitchell Nelson

October 21, 2011

Filed under On the Hill

As the hip-hop industry continually increases with the release of new summer albums such as Lil’ Wayne’s “Tha Carter IV” and J Cole’s album “Cole World: The Sideline Story,” these hyped-up albums have shown significant...

Good Gravy: Roundtable “Experiment” Draws Mixed Reviews

Mitchell Nelson

October 19, 2011

Filed under On the Hill

To the public, JPII is known for its outstanding academics and amiable Christian attitude. While the students still recognize both of these aspects, they also enjoy other features, such as house games, friendship, and the unfo...

Jim Carell Funds New Athletic Complex

Joseph Lascara

October 17, 2011

Filed under On the Hill

Jim Carell, Nashville native and local businessman, took the JPII community by surprise when, on May 6, he announced his 2.5 million dollar donation to fund a turf field, track, and bathroom, in addition to his generous gift...

The Freshmen are Shipped In

Holly Gibbens

September 1, 2011

Filed under On the Hill

Every year, the newcomers to JP2 are taken to Camp Boxwell, where they partake in various ice-breaking activities together, including obstacle courses, worship services, and the newest addition, House Games. While they are there,...

New Uniforms Bring Mixed Reviews

Rachel Hinlo

August 30, 2011

Filed under On the Hill

The new school year at Pope John Paul II High School brought a slew of changes, and uniform alterations were not left out. Along with the new house system, Mr. Weber made the decision to implement house uniforms, and they have...

New Teacher Biography: Mr. Corliss

Tiye Barnes

August 24, 2011

Filed under On the Hill

This year, JP2 has welcomed a total of eight new teachers to the faculty family. Mr. Mark Corliss, a new English teacher, has already earned a reputation for being the one of the most comedic teachers within the English department....