5:00 PM - 8:00 PM Budget Committee Meeting
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM School Board Meeting
A public meeting of the Budget Committee of Grants Pass School District No 7, Josephine County, Oregon, to present the budget document and discuss the budget for the fiscal year July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2018, will be held at 725 N.E. Dean Drive, Grants Pass, Oregon. This meeting will take place on Tuesday, June 6, 2017, at 5:00 P.M.
Summer lunch starts June 20th and goes through August 18th. Meals are available at no charge for all children 1-18 years. The Summer Food Service Program is an extension of the National School Lunch Program. Funded by the USDA and administered by the State of Oregon and Grants Pass School District.
Grants Pass School District’s School Board is considering an adoption recommendation from Grants Pass High School for Science Adoption. The materials being recommended are to be used in the following courses at GPHS: Physical World, Biology, Chemistry, Conceptual Chemistry, Physics, AP Physics, Advanced Human Anatomy and AP Biology. The programs being recommended for adoption are STEMscopes by Accelerate Learning, Chemistry Matter and Change from McGraw Hill, Physics: Principal with Application, Physics for Scientists and Engineers, Mastering Biology and Mastering Anatomy and Physiology all from Pearson.
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.
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.
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.
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!