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Welcome to Kindergarten Orientation

June 07, 2017
​June 12, 2017 at 6:15 pm

Bell Times have changed for the 2016/2017 school year

August 19, 2016
​first bell is now 8:20 am and dismissal is at 2:55 1/2 day Fridays students are dismissed at 11:25

Welcome to Kindergarten Evening May 31st

May 30, 2016
​for students/families attending Kindergarten in Sept 2016 6:15 pm in the Avondale School Gym
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Alexander (Sandy) McDonald selected as the District’s new Superintendent

May 26, 2016
​The Board of Trustees are pleased to announce that Mr. Alexander (Sandy) McDonald has been appointed as the new Superintendent of Schools and Chief Executive Officer effective June 1, 2016. “Throughout his career with GPPSD, Sandy has proven his leadership and commitment to our students. And we are fortunate to have...
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Welcome, Fort McMurray Families

May 09, 2016
In this time of need, we want to share that the doors of our Grande Prairie Public Schools are open to you and your children. Engaging with our community is an essential priority at each of our schools, and if you have made your way to the Community of Grande Prairie,...

Kindergarten Registration starts March 17

March 14, 2016
please bring - Proof of Address, Birth Certificate, Health Care Card Registration fee is $50

Parent Teacher Interviews Mar 8th and 9th

February 23, 2016
​Please call 780-532-3230 to book an interview time
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Now available: Registration Packages, Exam Schedules & 2016-2017 School Calendar

February 19, 2016
Please click here​ to view the registration packages, the 2016-2017 school calendar and exam schedule(s). Please contact the school admin if you have any questions. ​

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Feedback Requested for Draft Policies

January 29, 2016
​ The Board of Trustees want your feedback on draft Board Policy 20 and draft of Administrative Procedures Policy 359.1. Please review the document titled "Gender Identity Information Package" and complete the online survey by visiting ​


Oct 2015 Newsletter

October 01, 2015