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Pope John XXIII Middle School is a Catholic community that inspires students to become compassionate lifelong learners by nurturing Gospel values, fostering academic excellence, promoting service, and developing global awareness.


Located in Sparta, N.J., Pope John Middle School is a Catholic preparatory school attracting students in grades 5-7.

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We are committed to strengthening religious faith, promoting academic excellence, and developing social responsibility and leadership in the young men and women of our community.  Learn More


Jr Lions is a program that offers six sports to boys and girls in grades K-8. The program is run by faith-based principles, committed to the highest academic standards, and thrives on competition.  Learn More

Clubs & Organizations

Pope John Middle School prides itself on offering extracurricular activities for our students. Through these clubs students can start finding their interests and meeting new people. Learn More

Lion Life

Here's some more insight into the daily life of a lion!

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Faith & Service

Through monthly mass our students celebrate together as community. Through Catholic Beliefs we strive to be an Honor To The Father through charity. Learn More


Social Media

Pope John is an active and spirited community. Our Lions are always up to something academically, athletically, or personally. Get a glimpse into their world via our recent posts and using our official hashtag of #WeArePopeJohn on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. If you like what you see, follow us! 

    PJMS Highlights

    Academy Calendar Raffle

    Today’s winner on November 23rd is H. Riley from Rockaway, NJ. Congratulations!