Rotorua | New Zealand

Welcome

Uniform Shop

News

International

KAMAR Parent Portal

Welcome

John Paul College was founded in 1987 with the amalgamation of Edmund Rice College and MacKillop College. The current principal is Patrick Walsh, past president of the Secondary Principals’ Association of New Zealand.

Patrick has led the College to become the top performing Catholic secondary school in New Zealand. John Paul College educates and shapes the lives of young people from Year 7 to Year 13 in the beautiful tourist city of Rotorua.

Learn More

Our College motto is “Through Faith and Love”. This reflects our Lasallian philosophy which is built on the four pillars of Faith, Compassion, Prayer and Action. To develop lifelong learners with a commitment to excellence, and a desire to contribute to society and the church’s mission.

Latest News

Registration of interest to enrol for 2022

Monday, March 8th, 2021 in News

Registration of interest to enrol for 2022 are open via the KAMAR Parent Portal button below. For queries please contact the Enrolments Secretary, sue.rowles@jpc.school.nz – JPC Open Day will be on Saturday 8th May 2021. Tours commence at 8.30am, with the final tour departing at 11.15am

Read More

John Paul College Presents CHICAGO

Monday, February 15th, 2021 in News

John Paul College presents an amazing cast jam-packed full of talent to transport you back to the roaring 20’s to Dazzle you. In roaring twenties Chicago, chorine Roxie Hart murders a faithless lover and convinces her hapless husband, Amos, to take the rap…until he finds out he’s been duped and turns on Roxie. Convicted and…

Read More

Year 7 Powhiri

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2021 in News

On the 2nd of February we welcomed new students to JPC with a Powhiri Year 7 Powhiri Gallery

Read More

Grand Opening Thurston Performing Arts Centre.

Tuesday, December 22nd, 2020 in News

In the evening of December 16 2020 Pa Gerard  blessed the Thurston Performing Arts Centre. Gabrielle and Lyall Thurston cut the ribbon and unveiled the plaque. This wonderful venue will be shared with Rotorua. Thank you to everyone who supported this amazing building. God bless you all.

Read More

2021 stationery lists

Wednesday, December 9th, 2020 in News

Please note that Office Max is only available for online ordering as they have closed their Rotorua store.

Read More
View All News