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Programs of Choice and Public Facilities

All of our Catholic Schools offer a well-rounded, faith-based education in a caring, inclusive and nurturing community to meet each student's unique needs. We provide a wide range of programs mandated by Alberta Education from Kindergarten to Grade 12, as well as, offer a comprehensive choice of additional programs and services in collaboration with our many partners in the community.
 
These programs are designed to support the unique needs of each of our students by providing an array of options to aid in their pursuits. The values of Catholic faith permeate all programs offered within Grande Prairie & District Catholic Schools. 

Programs of Choice

Band (Grades 4-12):

Beginning to experienced artists can participate in our school's Wind Ensemble, Jazz, & Concert Band.

 

Celtic Sports Academy (Grade 4 to 12)
 
Available for students looking for additional athletic development opportunities and multi-sport exploration. Additional fees apply.
 
300 Arbour Hills Boulevard
Grande Prairie, Alberta, T8X OV2
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Office Hours: 8:30am - 4:00pm

Phone: (780) 832-4000

Fax: (587) 495-9795

Email: sportsacademy@gpcsd.ca

 

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Dual Credit: Website

High school students can earn both high school and college credits for the same course. The credits earned count as credit toward a student’s high school diploma or certificate and post-secondary credits that are recorded on their post-secondary transcript.  Students will receive a transcript from each institution upon the completion of the course or term.

 

 

Fine Arts Integration (Pre-Kindergarten to Grade 7)
 
Available for students looking to integrate Fine Arts, Dance, Music and artistic pursuits throughout their daily routines.
 
St. Catherine Catholic School

12815 - 104A Street
Grande Prairie, Alberta, T8V 6J5

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Office Hours: 8:00am - 4:00pm

Phone: (780) 532-0010

Fax: (587) 299-4382

Email: stcatherine@gpcsd.ca

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Theatre Arts (Grades 8-12)
Available for students looking to learn about Acting, Theatre Technology, Operations and Performances. 
 
 
French Immersion (Pre-Kindergarten to Grade 12)
 
Available to students looking to immerse themselves in French Language, Culture and Activities. 
 
École St. Gérard
(Pre-K to Grade 7)
9724 88 Avenue
Grande Prairie, Alberta, T8V 0B7
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Office Hours: 8:15am - 4:00pm

Phone: (780) 532-5398

Email: stgerard@gpcsd.ca

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St. John Paul II Catholic School / Faculté Jean-Paul II

(Grades 8-11, Grade 12 in 2020)

300 Arbour Hills Boulevard
Grande Prairie, Alberta, T8X 0V2

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Office Hours: 8:00am - 4:00pm
Phone: (780) 832-4000
Fax: (587) 495-9795
Email: stjohnpaul@gpcsd.ca
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Late French Immersion (Grades 5-7)
École St. Gérard
 
Available for Grade 5 students who are looking to become immersed in French Language and culture. The goal of the program is to allow non-French speaking students the opportunity to get the full French Immersion experience over an intensive three-year period.
 
  
Montessori (Pre-Kindergarten to Grade 6)
 
Available for students who are looking for a dedicated Montessori approach to learning. The program has a strong emphasis on Student-Directed Hands-on Learning and Sensory rich and outdoor environments.
 
Mother Teresa Catholic School
7501 Willow Drive
Grande Prairie, Alberta, T8X 0H7
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Office Hours: 8:00am - 4:00pm

Phone: (780) 814-9732

Fax: (780) 814-9762

Email: motherteresa@gpcsd.ca

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Registered Apprenticeship Program and Student Work Experience: Website

The Registered Apprenticeship Program (RAP) is an apprenticeship program for senior high school students 15 years of age or older. RAP students are both full-time students and registered apprentices, and must be actively working toward the completion of senior high school. RAP students take courses such as English language arts, social studies, science, mathematics and other complementary courses to meet the requirements for either an Alberta High School Diploma or a Certificate of High School Achievement.

 

 

Public Facilities:

Performing Arts Theatre
300 Arbour Hills Boulevard
Grande Prairie, Alberta, T8X 0V2

 

Office Hours: 8:30 am to 3:30 pm

Phone: (780) 832-4000

Fax: (587) 495-9795

Website