Age Requirements for Admission

  1. Child must be 3 or 4 on or before August 1 for Child Care/Preschool
  2. Kindergarten students must be 5 years of age by August 1.

Non-Discriminatory Policy

The Diocese of Owensboro and John Paul II Catholic School will admit students of any race, sex, religion, nationality or ethnic origin to all rights, privileges, programs and activities. (Diocesan #400)  JP II will not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, nationality or ethnic origin in the administration of its educational policies, admission policies, scholarships, loans, athletic programs or any other school-administered program.


New Students
Starting the Admissions Process
We are currently accepting registration information for new students. Applications for admission can be downloaded from our website or can be picked up in the school office. Kindergarten through grade 8 students new to John Paul II Catholic School must submit the following documents:
Baptismal Certificate if Catholic
Birth Certificate

Social Security Card
Physical Form
Kentucky Eye Examination Form
Kentucky Dental Screening Form
Immunization Certificate
$275 Registration/Book Fee

Returning Students

Students returning to John Paul II Catholic School must submit:

  • 2023-24 Tuition Contract
  • Updated demographic information completed in Fast Direct
  • $275 Registration/Book Fee

Sixth grade students must submit an updated physical and immunization form for entrance in the 6th grade.


Physical Form

Preschool/Child Care Students

Preschool/Child Care students must submit:

  • Updated Immunization Certificate
  • Baptismal Certificate (if Catholic)
  • Birth Certificate
  • Social Security Card
  • $50 Registration Fee (pre-school only)
  • Kentucky School physical, completed after March 1, 2023
A tour of the school for new or prospective students and families will be available by appointment by calling the school office at (270) 389-1898.
Open Registration for new Pre-School/Childcare families for the 2023-24 school year is ongoing, please contact the school office at (270) 389-1898 for more information.