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Troy Sandboe awarded North West Zone Award of Merit

November 09, 2020
A Grande Prairie Composite High School (GPCHS) physical education teacher, Troy Sandboe, has been awarded this year’s North West Zone Award of Merit by the Alberta Schools’ Athletic Association (ASAA). This award is given in recognition of outstanding service to the students of Alberta schools in the promotion and operation of...

Letter to parents from Superintendent of Schools and Dr. Deena Hinshaw,

November 05, 2020
Parents, Guardians, and Caregivers, the attached letter below has been sent out by your school principal. The first part is a letter from Alexander McDonald, Superintendent of Schools and attached after, is a written letter from Dr. Deena Hinshaw, Chief Medical Officer of Health, explaining the changes made to the screening questionnaire...

COVID-19 Daily Checklist

November 02, 2020

GPCHS Re-entry video

September 01, 2020

GPCHS August 2020 Newsletter

August 25, 2020
Please read as there is important information on the start of school enclosed. ‚Äč

GPCHS Re-entry plan

August 25, 2020

Grad 2020 Virtual Commencement Ceremony - Friday, June 19

June 18, 2020
‚Äč Thank you for joining us for our virtual commencement ceremony. Livestream will begin at 7pm with countdown at 6:30pm. Click here to view live stream
If you find any issues with this stream, please check out: **Here is the ceremony program - GPCHS Grad 2020 Commencement Ceremony...

The NEW Grande Prairie Composite High School

May 21, 2020
As we look forward to the opening of the new school, we will be re-branding as we head to the new school, allowing all members of our school community to unify under one logo, mascot/name, and slogan.  We have honoured the rich tradition of the Grande Prairie Composite High School by...

Community Resources

April 27, 2020

2020-2021 Grade 10-12 Course Selection

April 09, 2020
‚Äč Course Calendar 2020-2021.pdf Click here to watch a Grade 10 Course Selection demo Grade 10 Registration Video.mp4 Click here to select Grade 10 courses for 2020-2021  Grade 10 Course selection GPCHS.pdf 
Click here to watch a Grade 11-12 Course Selection dem o  Grade 11-12 Registration video.mp4...

2020-2021 Grade 9 Course Selection

April 09, 2020
‚Äč Grade 9 Course Calendar 2020-2021.pdf Click here to watch a Grade 9 Course Selection demo Grade 9 Registration Video.mp4 Click here to select Grade 9 course s for 2020-2021 Grade 9 Course selection GPCHS.pdf


Rotary Scholarship Application

April 07, 2020
‚ÄčApplications are due to Mr. Foley at on or before May 4th, 2020 at 11:59pm.  Scholarship info -  Scholarship Poster.pdf Scholarship Application -  2020 Scholarship Application Form.pdf

COMP Clothing order form

October 11, 2019
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Jostens Ring Day Oct. 7 & 8

October 01, 2019

GPCHS Athletics Calendar

September 27, 2019
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COMP School Nurse Information

September 13, 2019
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Locker Day Information

August 19, 2019

GPCHS 2019 School Photo Day

June 26, 2019
‚ÄčGrade 11 & 12 - Thursday, Sept. 5 Grade 9 & 10 - Friday, Sept. 6

Parent Teacher Interviews

March 11, 2019
Parent Teacher Interviews are on Wednesday, March 13 from 5-8pm. ‚Äč
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Literacy March Madness

February 25, 2019

Memo from the Office

January 22, 2019
‚ÄčWe are still missing approx. 32% of our Student Profile forms. These documents were sent to your home in August with our expectation that they be returned to us in September. We have been calling, emailing and mailing documents to the parent/guardians for the forms we are missing. If we do not receive...

Band Christmas

December 05, 2018
Wednesday December 12th - GPPSD & GPRC GPRC Douglas J Cardinal Theatre at 7pm Admission by Donation (suggested $5/family)‚Äč

High School Choir & Orchestra Concert

December 05, 2018
‚ÄčMonday December 10th  Christian Fellowship Assembly at 7pm Admission $2/person or $5/family

Talent Show December 3 - 6

November 21, 2018
‚ÄčAuditions in room 75 at lunch, come prepared with school appropriate music

Bake Sale November 28 & 29

November 21, 2018
‚ÄčGPCHS Leadership is sponsoring a family for Christmas!

Totem/Tomahawks Jr Ice-Breaker Tournament

November 20, 2018
‚ÄčDecember 7th & 8th The Comp Gym

PWA Titans B-Ball Tourny November 30th

November 19, 2018
‚ÄčTotems play 12:00 vs PWA Tomahawks play 1:00 vs St. Joe's

3A Volleyball Zones

November 13, 2018
Sr Girls & Boys hosting Zones, Wednesday 14th & Thursday 15th 1:00pm at The Comp‚Äč

Warriors Provincial Quarter Finals

November 08, 2018
Warriors vs Lindsay Thurber Raiders, November 10th @ 1:30‚Äč

Peace Classic Sr Volleyball Tournament

November 08, 2018
‚ÄčPeace River High School, November 9th & 10th
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Hats on for Mental Health

May 01, 2018
‚ÄčPlease wear a hat to school tomorrow!

Parent Council Meeting Cancelled

April 30, 2018
‚ÄčA note to all parents; The Parent Council Meeting that was scheduled on May 8 has been cancelled. The next meeting will be on Tuesday, June 12/18. 
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GPCHS Open House

March 20, 2018
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January 2018 Exam Schedule

January 09, 2018
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You Are Invited to...

October 24, 2017
‚ÄčThe Composite High School Music Ensembles Playing in the Composite High School Cafeteria Wednesday, October 25th @ 7:00pm

Graduation Jewelery Event October 16th -18th

October 12, 2017
‚ÄčParent Night October 17th 
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Now Booking Grad Photo's

November 24, 2016
For‚Äč all Grad information, please visit
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Yearbooks have arrived!!

November 24, 2016
‚ÄčPre-ordered yearbooks are available for pickup in the History room across from the main office at lunch. We have some available for purchase for $50 in the main office.
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2nd Annual Fashion Show

November 23, 2016
November 30th Doors open at 6:00pm in the Comp large gym Entrance cost by donation or food item to GP Food Bank‚Äč‚Äč

GPCHS Grad Class WInter Festival Luncheon

November 22, 2016
When:  Friday, December 16 th from 12:00 ‚Äď 2:00pm Where: The Comp Cost:     $15/person Menu:  Choice of turkey or roast beef, potatoes, corn, stuffing and dessert. ‚ÄčTickets can be purchased at the main office or by contacting Mr. Vobeyda at (780) 532-7721 ext.1101 or Mrs. Debbie Haiworonsky (Mrs. H) at (780)...
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NEW transportation for Out-of-City Programs of Choice students

June 02, 2016
‚ÄčThe District is pleased to announce that it will be providing bussing to students living outside of the City of Grande Prairie area who are enrolled or planning on enrolling in a Program of Choice. The bussing will began on Monday, May 2 and continue for the 2016-2017 school year.  For full details...
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Alexander (Sandy) McDonald selected as the District’s new Superintendent

May 26, 2016
‚ÄčThe 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. ‚ÄúThroughout 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,...

2016-2017 Calendar Announced Now available: Registration Packages, Exam Schedules & 2016-2017 School Calendar

February 19, 2016
Please click here‚Äč 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
‚Äč 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‚Äč . ‚Äč‚Äč
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January 2016 Exam Schedule

November 26, 2015
‚ÄčFinal Exam Schedule 2016.pdf‚Äč