• APS International Baccalaureate Signature Program

     

    Signature Programs in APS

     IB in APS Logo

     

    International Baccalaureate, an APS signature program, is designed to provide students the opportunity to explore unique areas of study in preparation for specialized academic and future career opportunities.

    Students participating in Signature Programs receive targeted instruction that is both rigorous and relevant.  This specialized program reflects our district’s commitment to providing quality educational opportunities that will enable students to be successful in 21st century careers with a focus on preparing students for success in higher education and to be active participants in a global society.

     

    IB Mission Statement

    The International Baccalaureate® (IB) aims to develop inquiring, knowledgeable and caring young people who help to create a better and more peaceful world through intercultural understanding and respect.

    To this end the organization works with schools, governments and international organizations to develop challenging programmes of international education and rigorous assessment.

    These programmes encourage students across the world to become active, compassionate and lifelong learners who understand that other people, with their differences, can also be right.

  • IB in APS Facts

    APS has 12 IB World Schools and 15 authorized programmes.

    APS has more IB World Schools than any other district in Georgia.

    APS has 38 programmes in some phase of the IB authorization process.

    Authorized in 1982, North Atlanta is the oldest Diploma Programme in the Southeast.

    IB as an APS Signature Programs supports the APS Mission Statement of ensuring all students are ready for college and career.

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  • APS International Baccalaureate Clusters

    Authorized Authorized Programme

     Candidate Candidate Programme

    Consideration Consideration Programme 

     Jackson Cluster

     MAys Cluster

     North Atlanta Cluster

     Therrell Cluster

    Jackson HS
    Programmes offered:
    Candidate Middle Years Programme (MYP)

    Authorized Diploma Programme (DP)  
    Authorized Career-related Programme (CP)

    Mays HS
    Programmes offered:
    Consideration Middle Years Programme (MYP)

    Consideration Diploma Programme (DP)  
    Candidate Career-related Programme (CP)

    North Atlanta HS
    Programmes offered:
    Authorized Middle Years Programme (MYP)

    Authorized Diploma Programme (DP)  
    Authorized Career-related Programme (CP)

    Therrell HS
    Programmes offered:
    Candidate Middle Years Programme (MYP)

    Consideration Diploma Programme (DP)  
    Candidate Career-related Programme (CP)

    Atlanta Neighborhood Charter
    Programmes offered:
    Candidate Middle Years Programme (MYP)

    Young MS
    Programmes offered:
    Candidate Middle Years Programme (MYP)

    Sutton MS
    Programmes offered:
    Authorized Middle Years Programme (MYP)

    Bunche MS
    Programmes offered:
    Candidate Middle Years Programme (MYP)

    King MS
    Programmes offered:
    Candidate Middle Years Programme (MYP)

    Beecher Hills ES
    Programmes offered:
    Authorized Primary Years Programme (PYP)

    Bolton Academy ES
    Programmes offered:
    Authorized Primary Years Programme (PYP)

    Continental Colony ES
    Programmes offered:
    Candidate Primary Years Programme (PYP)

    Wesley International Charter
    Programmes offered:
    Authorized Primary Years Programme (PYP)
    Authorized Middle Years Programme (MYP)

    Cascade ES
    Programmes offered:
    Candidate Primary Years Programme (PYP)

    Brandon ES
    Programmes offered:
    Authorized Primary Years Programme (PYP)


    Deerwood Academy ES
    Programmes offered:
    Authorized Primary Years Programme (PYP)


    Benteen ES
    Programmes offered:
    Candidate Primary Years Programme (PYP)

    Miles ES
    Programmes offered:
    Candidate Primary Years Programme (PYP)

    Garden Hills ES
    Programmes offered:
    Authorized Primary Years Programme (PYP)

    Fickett ES
    Programmes offered:
    Candidate Primary Years Programme (PYP)

    Burgess-Peterson ES
    Programmes offered:
    Candidate Primary Years Programme (PYP)

    Peyton Forest ES
    Programmes offered:
    Candidate Primary Years Programme (PYP)

    Jackson ES
    Programmes offered:
    Authorized Primary Years Programme (PYP)

    Kimberly ES
    Programmes offered:
    Consideration Primary Years Programme (PYP

    Dunbar ES
    Programmes offered:
    Candidate Primary Years Programme (PYP)

    West Manor ES
    Programmes offered:
    Candidate Primary Years Programme (PYP)

    Rivers ES
    Programmes offered:
    Authorized Primary Years Programme (PYP)

     

    Obama ES
    Programmes offered:
    Consideration Primary Years Programme (PYP)

     

    Smith ES
    Programmes offered:
    Authorized Primary Years Programme (PYP)

     

    Parkside ES
    Programmes offered:
    Candidate Primary Years Programme (PYP)

     

     

     

    Toomer ES
    Programmes offered:
    Candidate Primary Years Programme (PYP)

     

     

     

    Only authorized schools are considered IB World School by the IB Organization. Candidate and consideration status gives no guarantee that authorization will be granted.

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  •  PYP

     MYP

     DP

     CP

  • For more information on IB in APS contact:

     Murphy

    District IB Coordinator: Mrs. Ovura (Thea) Murphy 
    Phone: (404) 802-5848
    Email: ocrosby@atlanta.k12.ga.us