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Student Council meets weekly to plan fun spirit activities events throughout the year! Everyone is welcome - positions like treasurer, committee chairpersons, etc ... are available. A great way to get involved and make some friends while filling up your resume!
Social Justice Committee
Have a heart for social justice themes? The social justice committee is a student council committee that meets separately - to learn about important themes like HIV/AIDS, Hunger/Poverty, Children & War, Racism, Women's Rights, LGBTT issues etc ... Depending on student interest, sub-committees like "HIV/AIDS" or a "Gay-Straight Alliance" are struck.
Chess club is an informal club open to all students and staff. Drop by Room 24 any day at lunch hour and play a game. Be a regular or drop in occasionally! Tournaments are organized throughout the year depending on interest, too.
Reach for the Top Club
Grant Park competes with schools around the province in a "Reach for the Top" league, where answering general knowledge questions (eg. math, history, music, pop culture, language, literature, geography, chemistry, etc.) is the focus. This year, we have intermediate (gr. 7 to 10) and senior (gr. 12 and under) teams and practice on Mondays and Thursdays at lunch in Room 9. Students are welcome to come join us at any time during the year.
Youth and Political Action Club
Are you interested in becoming an aspiring leader in your community? More informed on political events at home and abroad? Then you should join Grant Park High School's YPA! Whether you have a genuine interest in politics and social issues or would just like to try something new, come join us and get involved in discussions over various political issues and events happening locally and around the world. Check out @GPYPA on Twitter for more information.
Aboriginal High School Group
Group meets every Wednesday at lunch in Room 87. Information sharing, academic support and an opportunity to earn hours towards Cultural Exploration Credit. Group is led by Shirley Delorme Russell (Aboriginal Grad Coach).
Grade 7-8 group for Aboriginal students to come together 4 times a year to learn about being Aboriginal in Manitoba. Group is led by Ms McDonald (gr 7 teacher and anAboriginal Academic Achievement rep) and Shirley Delorme Russell (Aboriginal Grad Coach).
Available to any staff or student every morning in Room 87. An opportunity to start the day off with your head and heart in a good place. Students can use hours towards Cultural Exploration Credit. Group is led by Shirley Delorme Russell (Aboriginal Grad Coach).
Aboriginal Youth Leadership Program (AYLP)
Divisional program for Aboriginal students in grade 9-12. Group comes together 5 times a year to learn about being Aboriginal in Manitoba. Students can use hours towards Cultural Exploration Credit. Group is led by Aboriginal Grad Coaches, including Shirley Delorme Russell at Grant Park High School.
Grant Park Beadwork Group
Available for any student or staff who wants to learn how to do Métis style beadwork. Students can use hours towards Cultural Exploration Credit. Group is led by Shirley Delorme Russell (Aboriginal Grad Coach). More details to be announced in January.
There are many other clubs and committees that become available to students throughout the school year - keep your eyes and ears open for announcements!