Monday, April 24, 2017
IB is a non-profit educational foundation with four programs to help students develop the intellectual, personal, emotional and social skills to live, learn and work in a rapidly globalizing world. IB schools share a common philosophy- a commitment to high quality, challenging, international education. IB courses are for all students. The IB Diploma and Career Related Program is available at South Kitsap High School.
Three additional South Kitsap schools are in the candidacy phase of implementing International Baccalaureate curriculum. Hidden Creek Elementary and Orchard Heights Elementary are candidates for the primary years program. Cedar Heights Middle School is a candidate school for the middle years program. Only schools authorized by the IB organization can offer any of its three academic programs
A challenging two-year curriculum, primarily aimed at students aged 16 to 19. It leads to a qualification that is widely recognized by the world’s leading universities. Students learn more than a collection of facts.
The Diploma Programme prepares students for university and encourages them to:
IB Diploma Programme Objectives:
The IB Career-related program was developed to complement the needs of students interested in pursuing a career-related education while still in high school. The Career Related Programme provides a comprehensive educational framework that combines highly regarded and internationally recognized courses, from the IB Diploma Programme (DP), with a unique CP core and an approved career-related study.
The CP develops students to be:
The CP pathways at South Kitsap High School are Athletic Medicine, Early Childhood Education, and Veterinary Medicine.
Components of IB CP