International Baccalaureate

ISL is an International Baccalaureate (IB) World School and offers the three main IB programs. Each of the IB programs is committed to the development of students according to the IB learner profile.

The profile aims to develop learners who are:

  • Inquirers
  • Knowledgeable
  • Thinkers
  • Communicators
  • Principled
  • Open-minded
  • Caring
  • Risk-takers
  • Balanced
  • Reflective

IB Primary Years Programme (PYP)

The International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB PYP) for children aged 3 – 12 nurtures and develops young students as caring, active participants in a lifelong journey of learning.

Through its inquiry-led, transdisciplinary framework, the PYP challenges students to think for themselves and take responsibility for their learning as they explore local and global issues and opportunities in real-life contexts.

IB Midddle Years Programme (MYP)

The International Baccalaureate Midddle Years Programme (IB MYP) is a challenging framework that encourages students to make practical connections between their studies and the real world. The MYP is a five-year programme, which can be implemented in a partnership between schools, or in several abbreviated (two, three or four year) formats. Students who complete the MYP are well-prepared to undertake the IB Diploma Programme (DP) or Career-related Programme (CP).

IB Diploma Programme (DP)

The International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IB DP) is an academically challenging and balanced program of education with final examinations that prepares students, aged 16 to 19, for success at university and life beyond. It has been designed to address the intellectual, social, emotional and physical well-being of students. The program, has gained recognition and respect from the world’s leading universities.

The following diagram represents the key elements of the IB DP:

PYP
MYP
DP
Elementary School
Middle School
High School
Pre 3 - Grade 5
Grade 6 - 8
Grade 9 - 10
Grade 11 - 12

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