Archive for August 2016

Riverview IB Diploma Program Details

What is this ‘IB diploma program thing’? The International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Program is a challenging pre-university course of studies, leading to examinations. The program meets the needs of highly motivated secondary school students, by presenting a state of the art, globally-focused curriculum, instructional strategies that address varied learning styles, and, an assessment plan that…

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What is so special about IB programmes?

IB programmes are recognized around the world and ensure an increased adaptability and mobility for IB students; The curriculum and pedagogy of IB programmes focus on international perspectives of learning and teaching, while insisting that students fully explore their home culture and language; IB World Schools must undergo an exhaustive authorization process, as well as…

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Did You Know?

The average acceptance rate of DP students into university/college is 22 percentage points higher than the average acceptance rate of the total population. The average SAT score of IB Diploma Programme candidates is 1953, and the average for IB Certificate candidates is 1794.  The national average SAT score is 1500. 65% of IB DP students…

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IB Parents’ Voices

• “My 9th grade student loves most of her teachers and is having a great year so far. Her teachers were good about working out a schedule for completing make-up work for a medical absence. She feels challenged but not overwhelmed. “ 9th grade parent • “…….likes that IB members try to help one another…

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