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GCP is an Accredited Public Charter School where Big School Academics meet small class sizes.
At GCP, the student:teacher ratio is 17:1 and our academic requirements surpass the State's
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Our Junior Academy Students can get a head start on high school by earning credits in
High School Math, Science, History and English.
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Our Early College Program students have earned almost 1000 hours of college credit through
Advanced Placement courses
and Mesa Community College.
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Students at Grand Canyon Prep can explore one of 30 possible career choices ranging from Aviation to Veterinary Science through our partnership with the East Valley Institute of Technology (E.V.I.T.) and gain valuable experience through possible apprenticeships
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At Grand Canyon Prep, we offer many opportunities for students to explore interests such as Japanese, STEM, Drama, Art, Music, Creative Writing and travel to Japan and Italy.
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We believe that serving others in need is vital to any community. At GCP, students participate in an annual food, clothes, toy and book drive that yields thousands of dollars in goods for the children in need at Children's First Academy

Accredited since 1999

Director’s Message

Grand Canyon Preparatory School of Tempe, Arizona is an educational institution where big school academics meet small class sizes.

We are deeply proud of our school community and our commitment to providing a unique and effective college preparatory experience.

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Students at Grand Canyon Preparatory Academy are challenged to achieve excellence by cultivating a desire for lifelong learning, and active citizenship. We invite you to explore our school.

Our Vision

Our mission is to empower students to fulfill their promise by promoting lifelong learning and career potential through academic scholarship, character development, and active citizenship.

We do this through community, parent, teacher, and student partnership.

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This link enables GCP parents and students to access the child's academic and attendance records.

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Grand Canyon Prep
Facebook IconJuly 23, 2015 at 9:24 am

We had huge success with middle school and using Galileo to do some standardized testing last year. This year we will add high school, with your help. Please donate whatever you can. No donation too small. Use the code SPARK at checkout and it will double your donation. Thank you so much for all you do! Link:

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Galileo, Too!, a project from Mrs. Marshall

My students need Galileo online with which to provide themselves, their parents and their teacher with up-to-date data regarding their learning and learning goals. The school just doesn't generate the appropriate data during the school day to best assess our students, their deficits, and be pure we…

Grand Canyon Prep
July 21, 2015 at 9:53 am

Coach Ramirez will also be coaching Boys Basketball for GCP during the 2015/16 School Year.

Grand Canyon Prep
July 20, 2015 at 11:35 am

Coach Ramirez will be coaching Cross Country and Co-ed Soccer for GCP during the 2015/16 school year

Grand Canyon Prep
July 14, 2015 at 11:31 am

Registration for the 2015/16 school year will begin on July 27. This year, there will be no fees for after school Art, Music and Homework Club.

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Board Meeting Notices will be emailed to the GCP Community and posted on the front door of the school at least 24 hours before the meeting.