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| PRBI is situated in the heart of the Peace River country, rich in
agriculture, oil, and forestry. Located in Sexsmith, AB, PRBI is 20
kilometers north of Grande Prairie, the largest city in the Peace River
With a population of approximately 50,000, Grande Prairie offers a
municipal airport, a fully modern 250-bed hospital, a regional college,
two private Christian schools (Grade K to 12, using Alberta curriculum),
and many recreational facilities.|
Grande Prairie is a fifteen minute drive from the campus. This city
offers shoppers a large selection of stores and businesses. You may also
frequent the Eastlink Centre or the County Sportsplex for an array of activities.
The town of Sexsmith, provides some shopping conveniences and services. There are several places to eat out including a Subway Cafe and two local restaurants.
Two arenas in Sexsmith facilitate hockey and curling activities. The
town Library, located in the Civic Centre, is affiliated with other
libraries in the district and across the Province.
Public education is provided by Sexsmith Elementary School (Grade K to
6), St. Mary's Catholic School (Grades 1 to 9), and Sexsmith Secondary
School (Grades 7 to 12).
PRBI encourages active, faithful attendance and involvement in any of
the area churches. You will find numerous churches and various
denominations within easy driving distance of the college. You are
expected to attend one of these churches.
Photo's: Sexsmith, Alberta