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Grand Forks Central High School Weekly Communication

June 4, 2020

Graduating Seniors: Transcript Information

Grand Forks Central Class of 2020:

There are two ways for you to request a copy of your final high school transcript to be sent to the schools to which you have applied.

Go to:

Click on Schools

Select Grand Forks Central High School

Click on Students

Click on Transcript & Records

Enter information into Google Sheet


North Dakota Etranscript portal via PowerSchool

  1. Log into student portal

  2. Click on the application icon in the upper right-hand corner (left of the exclamation point)

  3. Click on the Education Portal Link

  4. Click the tab with the student name, school and grade

  5. Click on Send Transcript tab

  6. Fill in the details to send the transcript to the Institution of Choice. You can search for the Institutions by clicking the search button

Graduation Pictures and Videos


Following is a link to all photos taken during graduation for the Central Class of 2020:

Parents/students can download free social media sized images from that gallery. If they want prints or high resolution images, those can be purchased individually by adding them to the shopping cart on the website and purchasing them. If anyone has questions, please contact:

Russell Hons

PO Box 6315

Grand Forks, ND 58206




HB Sound will soon be posting a video of commencement, including speeches, music, and the senior class video. Once it is completed, it can be accessed at:

The senior class video, produced by Gabe Randall and Riley Menke, is undergoing a few edits will be updated and shared soon,.


GFC parents are asked each spring to complete an online "annual update" to verify household and emergency contact information, student medical information and complete the annual permission requirements for the coming school year.

The update window for the 2020-2021 school year is open now. Parents must log into their PowerSchool parent account to complete the update process. Please see the help sheet below for useful tips and information about completing this process. This update must be completed before students receive their schedule at Fall Registration Days.

If your student will not be attending Grand Forks Central High School next fall, please contact our registrar, Kate Smothers - 701-746-2377


  • You must use a laptop or desktop computer to register on the PowerSchool website. You cannot register from your phone or tablet using the PowerSchool app.
  • The PowerSchool log in page can be found at the Grand Forks Public Schools website.

  • From the home page, click on the symbol for PowerSchool (P) found on the green task bar. Parents must log into their parent PowerSchool account to access the registration portal. Student accounts do not have access to the registration portal. If you set up a parent account previously and do not remember your user name or password, contact your school office for assistance in recovering your account.
  • Scroll down until you see REGISTRATION 2020-2021 on the left hand side. Click on it and your browser will open a new window to the update portal.You should see the INTRODUCTION page.

Review and update information carefully, mandatory fields are marked “required”. Grand Forks Public Schools will receive the information exactly as submitted. Please be careful of spelling, capitalization and punctuation.

If you need to remove a parent or other guardian from PowerSchool, you must contact the registrar, Kate Smothers - 701-746-2377 -

On the last page, make sure you click SUBMIT at the bottom.

If you have more than one child, you will need to repeat this process for your other children.

If you have questions or need assistance, please contact the Main Office at 701-746-2375.

Summer Meals

The last day for sack lunches provided by Grand Forks Public Schools will be May 28th.

St. Joseph's Social Care and Thrift Store plans to start their Summer Feeding Program June 1st and will run it through August 14th. They will serve at Richards West Park, University Park, Smiley Park, LaGrave Learning Center, Elks Park, Bringewatt Park, Columbia Square and Winterland Park in Grand Forks and Itts Williams Park in East Grand Forks.