The annual Spelling Bee contest will be held in the library at the beginning of office hours on Wed, April 5th. If you'd like to test your skills, stop by the library to sign up.
2017 marks the 34th year of this unique Josephine County tradition. The Academic Masters competition began in 1984 with some visionary Grants Pass businesses. The founders wanted to inspire students to stretch academically and intellectually. Click here to find out more information on GPHS's local competition!
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.
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!