Grants Pass School District 7

Fostering Hope and Engagement for the Community

Current News Stories

  • Thought Exchange

    Grants Pass School District wants to know your thoughts regarding our school district, and the education you believe is necessary in today’s world to be successful and contributing members of our community. Please share your thoughts with us and join the conversation. Click on the link or the banner above for more Information

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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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  • Theatre Production - The Mousetrap

    In the ultimate whodunit production, put on by the GPHS Theatre Arts Department, a group of strangers is stranded in a boarding house during a snow storm, one of whom is a murderer. Showing March 3, 4, 10, and 11 at 7:00 pm, and a matinee on March 11 at 2:00 pm in the Performing Arts Center. Tickets cost $12.00 adults, $8.00 seniors (65+)/students. Tickets are available two weeks prior to opening at Oregon Books, the GPHS bookkeeper, or on performance nights at the door.

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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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  • Launch into Kindergarten!

    On Thursday, March 2nd from 6:00-7:30 at all District Elementary Schools, we will be gathering the newest future Cavers and getting them registered so they can Launch into Kindergarten! We will have an orientation program for parents and activities for the children.

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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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