Pope John offers a wide variety of fall, winter, and spring sports. In total, we offer 29 sports for both girls and boys. In addition, our sixth, seventh, and eighth grade students are eligible to play certain sports offered for their age group, which is excellent preparation for the coming years. Student athletes have been found to be better at time management and goal setting and are more likely to graduate from college and become higher earners. Participation in high school athletics makes your child less likely to engage in risky behaviors such as smoking, and the health benefits of regular physical activity cannot be understated.
Pope John prides itself on our excellent and expansive athletic program. With so many sports to choose from, we believe that any student interested in athletics can find a match at Pope John. As an overview, these are the many athletic teams and opportunities Pope John provides for your children: