Welcome to the Grande Prairie Public School District's Pre-school to Grade SixFrench Immersion Center - ECOLE PARKSIDE SCHOOL. Our school has developed a reputation for excellence over the past 30 years due in large part to it's student and family centered approach to education, and our retention of an experienced and highly qualified staff, including teachers with specialty training in second language instruction, physical education, music and technology.
The current student population of 460 students, and the dedicated efforts of staff to work cooperatively across grade levels, help to create a truly safe, family environment for learning. Ecole Parkside has a commitment toward small group education and the creation of meaningful, long-term community relationships that enhance learning within the school. Parent involvement has always been welcomed and the school benefits greatly from an active and hardworking Parent School Council.