Important Dates and Events

Admissions Events

This admissions season, we have designed in-person and virtual events to ensure the health and safety of our students, faculty, and prospective families.  

All applicants for the freshman class must take the High School Placement Test.  We've added additional test dates.

Saturday, January 23
Saturday, February 27
Saturday, March 27
Saturday, May 8

Test time 8:00 – 11:30 A.M.
Please arrive at 7:45 A.M.
There is a $20 fee for the test.

Registration required. Please sign up here.

Further questions please call the Admissions Office at 508-862-6336.

Personal Tours

In-person tours by appointment, Monday through Thursday, 4:30 - 6:00 P.M. Please contact the Admissions Office to schedule your tour.

Coffee & Conversation

Have questions? Admissions or other? We are here for you! Contact the Admissions Office for a live or virtual chat.

Virtual Fridays

9:00 - 10:00 A.M.

Join us for a virtual presentation and Q&A session.
Registration required.  Sign up here.

Friday, February 5
Friday, February 26
Friday, March 12
Friday, March 26

Virtual Preview Nights

6:30-7:30 P.M.

Speak with administrators, the Athletic Director, Guidance Director, students, and explore the range of JPII programs and opportunities. Learn about JPII’s academic offerings, college counseling program, spiritual life, athletics, arts, clubs and activities, and the admissions and financial aid process.  This event is live and includes a Q&A session.  Registration required.  Please sign up here.

November 19
December 3
January 21

December 4

High School Placement Test

All 8th Grade Students in the Diocese of Fall River will take the High School Placement Test at their schools.

December 5

High School Placement Test at JPII

  In-person seating at JPII or Online remote testing, you choose.  8:00 - 11:30 A.M.

December 7

Financial Aid Opens

FACTS Management Grant & Aid online application opens.  For more details, see our afford page here.

December 12

High School Placement Test Make-Up

In-person seating at JPII or Online remote testing, you choose.  8:00 - 11:30 A.M.  Register here.

January 16

Admissions Material Due

All admission material must be submitted to be considered for the first round of decision letters.

January 25

Decision Letters Mailed

First round of letters mailed. Admissions to JPII is rolling, and applications will be reviewed as they are received. 

February 15

Financial Aid Application Due

Financial Aid Application must be completed and verified to be considered in the first round of financial aid awards.  Learn more here.

March 1

Financial Aid Announced

All applicants fully verified will receive notification of financial aid first.  Subsequent financial aid notifications will be announced weekly.

March 11

Welcome Night

Administrators will describe the complete registration process, review curriculum offerings, and testing information, and prepare you for individual conferences.

March 18

New Student Registration

Students and families will participate in individual course selection conferences, make financial arrangements, and be measured for school uniforms.  3:30-7:00 P.M.

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