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6-12 & Ungraded
Public charter
Tempe, AZ
Students enrolled: 95
Before care: No
 

4 stars
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Grand Canyon College Preparatory Charter School
Develops grit: Agree

Posted June 11, 2015
- a teacher
GCP, by promoting its Early College and Early Career Programs through Mesa Community College and EVIT, develops the attributes of persistence, grit and determination because students have to meet criteria such as grade average and solid citizenship in order to be considered for either of those programs.

Grand Canyon College Preparatory Charter School
Teacher effectiveness: Very effective

Posted June 11, 2015
- a teacher
Our teachers are all highly qualified in their fields and are willing to meet with students and their families either before or after school to address any needs that may arise. GCP has been rated a B school two of the last three years (just short of an A both times) so yes, our teachers are very effective.


Grand Canyon College Preparatory Charter School
Amount of homework: Just right

Posted June 11, 2015
- a teacher
GCP has a block schedule which enables students to pace their work load. For example, Assignments given on Monday are due on Wednesday and assignments on Tuesday are due on Thursday.

Grand Canyon College Preparatory Charter School
Develops honesty: Strongly agree

Posted June 11, 2015
- a teacher
It is part of the school's mission to create active positive citizens. Furthermore, another reason is the school, through its literature choices, strives to convey vital character lessons.

Grand Canyon College Preparatory Charter School
Teacher effectiveness: Very effective

Posted June 10, 2015
- a parent
There is an extremely high level of experience and education at GCP. The teachers work hard and have high expectations for each student.


Grand Canyon College Preparatory Charter School
Amount of homework: Just right

Posted June 10, 2015
- a parent
The school balances homework with other aspects of life. There is homework 4-5 nights a week and projects are balanced with less homework.

Grand Canyon College Preparatory Charter School
Develops grit: Strongly agree

Posted June 10, 2015
- a parent
The students at GCP have to work hard to be successful. The school teaches them to hand in and do their best.

Grand Canyon College Preparatory Charter School
Develops respect: Strongly agree

Posted June 10, 2015
- a parent
Students respond to what they see and the teachers respect them so the students give respect in return.


Grand Canyon College Preparatory Charter School
Develops empathy: Strongly agree

Posted June 10, 2015
- a parent
GCP encourages the traits of compassion, caring, and empathy in its students through word and deed. and teaches these traits in the classroom.

Grand Canyon College Preparatory Charter School
Develops honesty: Strongly agree

Posted June 10, 2015
- a parent
The teachers at GCP get to know their students and give them the advice they would give their own children.

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Grand Canyon College Preparatory Charter School
5301 South McClintock Drive, Tempe, AZ  85283
(480) 233-3622
Last modified Grand Canyon College Preparatory Charter School is a Charter school. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 6 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Grand Canyon College Preparatory Charter School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 67 reviews. Top