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Information you need to know before applying for The Academy:

Students in Grades 4-12 at the following schools can apply for Academy programs without leaving their boundary school:

  • Alexander Forbes School - The Academy
  • Aspen Grove School
  • École Montrose
  • Isabel Campbell Public School
  • Grande Prairie Christian School
  • Derek Taylor Public School
  • Parkside Montessori
  • Charles Spencer High School
  • Grande Prairie Composite High School Academy Athletics

Students in Grade 4-8 who live outside of the school boundaries listed above can attend the Academy program by transferring to Alexander Forbes School.

Students in Grade 9-12 who live outside of the school boundaries who wish to attend the Hockey or Golf Academy program can transfer to Charles Spencer High School

Check our GPPSD Registration page for details on opening day of registration.



If you have questions about Academy programming, please contact Vickie Stokke by phone 780-532-1365 ext. 2305 (Monday - Friday 9:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.)

Program offerings are dependent on meeting minimum enrollment numbers.

  • Complete your child's New Student Registration through our Registration Page
  • On page 2 of the form, under 'Programs of Choice' choose 'I will be applying for The Academy'.
  • Submit your child's 'New Student Registration,'
  • You will then receive an email to complete the 'Academy Application Form'
  • Submit that form. The form will then be processed by the Academy.
  • If your child is approved to attend the Academy program, you will receive an Approval email and an email for a Fee Agreement Form.

  • Sign into your PowerSchool Parent Portal
  • Access SchoolEngage
  • Select 'Student'
  • On the Forms Menu on the right, under Programs of Choice, select the Academy Application Form for the correct school year.
  • Complete and submit the form

Students in Grade 5 that are interested in Late Entry French Immersion and Academy programming can be accommodated by complete both the Late Entry French Immersion form and the Academy Application form.

Current GPPSD families that have students with a desire to continue with Academy programming the following year, will be contacted by email to complete the Academy Re-Enrollment form through logging into PowerSchool ParentPortal and accessing SchoolEngage 

High School students interested in Academy Athletics programming, contact your school to discuss program enrollment.