Full IB Students take 6 DP classes plus Theory of Knowledge (TOK), write an Extended Essay (4,000 words), and complete Creativity, Activity, and Service (CAS).
Grades are on a 1-7 scale and have both internal and external assessments.
Students attending Colorado public universities are required to give students with IB Diplomas with no score lower than a 4 at least 24 credits.
Students return to SHS after their first semester at college to report that they are well-prepared and having fun. The class of 2016 will be here for "Desserts, Certs, and Diplomas" on Wednesday.
Universities like IB students because they have taken classes in their areas of strength as well as in their areas of weakness.
Between 2011 and 2016, the number of IB programmes offered worldwide has grown by 44.2%.
We have open enrollment in our Diploma Program. We offer a range of IB courses to meet the needs of SHS students: HL in science and the Arts; 2 different math classes.
A new program is the Career-Related Program.
IB World Student Conferences are held in the summer.
The world-wide average for earning the IB Diploma runs between 68-74%.
Evaluation by IB: Due December 1, 2017. We will need parents and students to help with the reflection.