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Parkside Montessori
Guiding a love for learning through child-directed, hands-on experiences!


2021-2022 Kindergarten, New Student, French Immersion, Montessori, Christian Education, The Academy Registrations begins March 2, at 8:30 a.m.

โ€‹Welcome to Grande Prairie Public School Division!  As of Feb. 23, parents can start their account creation and form pre-population. Please note, complete forms can only be submitted as of March 2, at 8:30 a.m. โ€‹Click Registration to learn more!

The links below to take you the Online Registration for your children. If you are a New Family to GPPSD follow the link directly below (dark blue), if you are a Current Family of GPPSD follow the link further down (lighter blue). If you need assistance please call the school, we will be able to help you.

New Parents with new students to GPPSD are required to create a  SchoolEngage account and complete the online registration.

Help links for new parents:

Current Parents with current students in GPPSD - to register a new member of your family go to the PowerSchool Parent Portal, login and access SchoolEngage on the left-hand menu.

Sign in to PowerSchool
Help links for current parents with GPPSD:

Registration Requirements for Preschool & Kindergarten:

Preschool Options:

*Sessions are 2 hours and 50 minutes each.

  • Monday/Wednesday mornings
  • Monday/Wednesday afternoons 
  • Tuesday/Thursday mornings 
  • Tuesday/Thursday afternoons 
  • Friday morning OR afternoon (4 & 5 year olds ONLY)

Note: Three year olds may choose any one of the two session options.  Four year olds may choose up to two of the two session options and also have the option of adding one Friday session for a maximum of 5 sessions per week.

Cost: Preschool, $32/session with a minimum of 2 sessions per week, monthly payments made by P.A.D (Pre-Authorized Debit)

Kindergarten Options:

Kindergarten is a half-day Monday to Friday program with choice of mornings or afternoons.  Sessions are 2 hours and 50 minutes long.

Note:  Kindergarten students have the option of adding paid Preschool sessions to their half-day Kindergarten program.  Kindergarten students may add up to 5 half-day sessions as Friday is an option.  Kindergarten students who add Preschool sessions will remain at the school throughout the break between the morning and afternoon sessions.


Registration Requirements for Gr. 1-6:

  • Children entering Parkside Montessori program must have previous experience a Montessori program. 
  • The minimum prerequisite in order to enter elementary Montessori is six months Montessori experience. 
  • Confirmed registration will be determined through an interview process with the school administration
  • Mid-year transfers may only occur from one Montessori program to another
  • Elementary Fees:  $450.00 program fee per year

Payment Options: Cash, Cheque, Debit, Visa, MasterCard

School Fees

NOTE:  No Basic Instruction fees will be charged to parents. As a Program of Choice there are Montessori Program Fees.

Some schools may charge fees for some optional courses, field trips, or other goods and services. Please refer to Board Policy 16 which outlines all fees that schools may charge. For additional Information, please contact the school directly.