Grants Pass School District 7

Fostering Hope and Engagement for the Community

Current News Stories

  • Middle School Science Adoption

    Grants Pass School District’s School Board is considering an adoption recommendation from North and South Middle School for Science Adoption. The materials being recommended are to be used in all 6th – 8th grade Science classrooms. The program being recommended for adoption is STEMscopes by Accelerate Learning.

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  • Clash of the County Senior Superstars

    Please join us on May 6th for the first annual Clash of the County Senior Superstars! A competition of team spirit and sportsmanship between the seniors of Grants Pass High School, Hidden Valley High School and North Valley High School. Please click on link above for more information.

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  • Ready! for K - Session III - 2017

    Grants Pass School District is continuing the program called READY! for Kindergarten this spring. The program invites families of 4 and 5 year olds who will be entering Kindergarten September of 2017. READY! for Kindergarten teams teachers and families together to help children be ready for a happy and successful school experience.

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  • GPSD Snow Day Restoration

    Over the last few weeks, we have been in candid and open discussions with both associations regarding how to best meet the needs of our students in light of the instructional time missed because of the snow in early January.

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  • District Newsletter Volume 1 - Issue 1

    In the first issue of our new district newsletter: A message from Superintendent Kolb about community and ThoughtExchange, and articles about Overcrowded Middle Schools, Career and Technical Education in D7, being Future Ready, and much more.

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  • GPHS Receives Innovation Grant

    Grants Pass High School is the recipient of an $11,748 Nike School Innovation Grant to support the AVID program. AVID’s research-based strategies and curriculum provide educators with training to better prepare student for success in high school, college or a career – especially student who are traditionally underrepresented in higher education.

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  • GPSD No. 7 Placed on the College Board’s 7th Annual AP® District Honor Roll for Significant Gains in Student Access and Success

    Grants Pass, OR — Grants Pass School District is one of four districts in Oregon and 433 school districts in the U.S. and Canada being honored by the College Board with placement on the 7th Annual AP® District Honor Roll. To be included on the 7th Annual Honor Roll, Grants Pass School District had to, since 2014, increase the number of students participating in AP while also increasing or maintaining the percentage of students earning AP Exam scores of 3 or higher. Reaching these goals shows that this district is successfully identifying motivated, academically prepared students who are ready for AP.

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  • Be College Ready

    Learn more about saving for college Oct. 19! Does thinking about paying for your child’s higher education freak you out? Come to the College Funding 101 night and let experts put your mind at ease. As part of the Be College Ready program, the Oregon College Savings Plan, in partnership with the Grants Pass School District, will be putting on an informational presentation about the benefits of saving for a higher education followed by a presentation about financial aid.

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  • Students Save Nearly $470,000 in College Credit Options and AP Exams

    Grants Pass High School students - through partnerships with RCC and SOU - save $350,000 in tuition last year with an additional $119,000 in cost savings from AP Exams results in nearly $470,000 in tuition savings!

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