The quality that truly distinguishes Pope Francis Preparatory School is our commitment to knowing our students. We believe it to be an honor to guide students toward a life of quality, persistence, compassion, and principle. This is the cornerstone of our superior academic preparation informed by the Catholic faith and what makes a Pope Francis Prep experience so personally enriching.
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Thank you for your interest in Pope Francis Prep – where students learn with passion, lead with heart, and achieve in a world yet to be imagined!
One of the best ways to get to know us better is to become a Cardinal for the day! Spend the day shadowing on campus to learn what it’s really like to be a Pope Francis Prep student.Schedule a visit today!
Pope Francis Preparatory School is located in the East Forest Park section of the city of Springfield at 99 Wendover Road. We moved to our new state of the art facility in August of 2018 and it is now home to students from 30 communities in Massachusetts and five from our neighbors in northern Connecticut.Meet Our Students!
Pope Francis Preparatory School offers a rigorous academic curriculum, including Honors, Advanced Placement, and Virtual High School classes.Learn More
With a commitment to academic excellence, we proudly serve students of various cultural, academic and religious backgrounds from over thirty surrounding communities.Learn More
We offer 25 competitive teams in 12 sports including hockey and basketball. More than 20 clubs including fencing, creative writing, key club, a cappella singers, outdoor adventure club, National Honor society, Model UN, student council, and more.Learn More
Building on a strong foundation of excellence, Pope Francis Preparatory School in Springfield, MA offers its students the best of what its legacy schools, Cathedral High School and Holyoke Catholic High School, had to offer.
Pope Francis was established by the Roman Catholic Diocese of Springfield through the merger of Cathedral and Holyoke Catholic in 2016. The reimagined regional Catholic high school provides a beautiful, safe environment for students to learn with passion, lead with heart, and achieve in a world yet to be imagined!Learn More