Pope Francis Preparatory School is a Catholic co-educational, college-preparatory school that fosters academic excellence. Located in Springfield, MA, Pope Francis recently opened a new, state-of-the-art campus, in the Fall of 2018. Distinguished for its challenging Advanced Placement/Honors curriculum, students can chose from seven Academic Pathway programs to to further their academic pursuits, including: STEM, Health Sciences, Performance and Fine Arts, and more.
The brand new campus features media/resource rooms, specialized classrooms (for science, the arts and engineering), as well as an auditorium and a gymnasium. The campus also has athletic facilities, i.e., a multipurpose field with press box and seating, baseball and softball diamonds, locker rooms and five tennis courts.
SPORTS AND ARTS
Students are encouraged to get involved with one of the 13 sports offered at the school.
Pope Francis Preparatory School is proud of its fine art programs. International students can take courses in vocal ensemble, photography, drama, and more. Independent art studies are also available for students who have completed advanced art and want to work on building a portfolio for art schools.
Home to over 150,000 people, Springfield is located between New York City and Boston. The city is home to the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame and is near the popular Six Flags New England theme park.
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