Mr. Christopher Keavy
Head of School
Head of School
Mr. Christopher Keavy was named founding Head of School at Pope John Paul II High School in 2006.
He is active in the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, having served as Visiting Committee Chairperson and Assistant Chairperson at Catholic high schools throughout New England.
He served for ten years at Cleveland’s Padua Franciscan High School as Theology Department Chairperson and Principal of the 1100-student school. He also taught and ministered in Catholic schools and service agencies in Detroit, Michigan.
Mr. Keavy holds a B.A. from Assumption College (Politics, Philosophy), an M.A. from Boston College (Philosophy), and an M.A. in Educational Administration from Ursuline College (Ohio) in 2002.
He and his family are parishioners of St. Pius X Church in South Yarmouth.
Ms. Mona Lisa Valentino joined the school’s administration team in 2012.
Previously, she taught science for ten years at Mashpee High School, including a summer web-based curriculum for science and English. Ms.Valentino entered the education field following a career marketing for Digital Equipment Corporation and Compaq Computer Corporation.
She earned her undergraduate degree from Fairfield University and her Master’s Degree from Lesley University.
Ms. Valentino and her daughter, a 2011 graduate of Pope John Paul II High School, worship at Christ the King Parish in Mashpee.