• International Baccalaureate (IB)

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  • The IB Mission:

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


    Mission Statement: Through open-minded inquiry-based learning, we will empower students to be college and career-ready to succeed in a global society. 

  • IB Program Highlights:

    • Rigorous and comprehensive global education
    • Opportunities for domestic/International travel
    • Engage in independent research with Personal Project and Extended Essay
    • Bright Futures Scholarship Eligibility
    • Annual traditions include IB Induction Ceremony, Junior Class Pinning, Extended Essay Symposium, Personal Project Showcase, and Culture Shock. 

    Points of Pride:

    • IB Graduates earn at least 24 college credits before entering college/university
    • IB Graduates are accepted in outstanding higher educational institutions worldwide
    • IB Diploma recipient automatically qualifies for the Florida Academic Scholars’ Bright Futures Scholarship
    • IB students donate at  least 200 hours of service to the community over four years
    • IB students are leaders in the school, participate in sports, hold offices in student government and clubs

IB Contacts

  • Head of School
    Mr. James F. Griffin, II

    IB MYP/DP Coordinator
    Mrs. Clara Gonzalez

    Guidance Director
    Ms. Angella Andrade

    Contact Advisors via our School Staff Directory

  • Upcoming Events

    IB Parent Meeting (Quarter One)
    November 3, 2021, 5:00 – 6:00 p.m., Microsoft Teams

    IB Induction Ceremony
    November 30, 2021 5:30-7:00, TBA

    IB Magnet Open House
     (Class of 2025)
    December 9, 2021, 6:00pm, TBA

    IB Parent Meeting (Quarter Two)
    December 8, 2021, 5:00 – 6:00 p.m., TBA

    IB Parent Meeting (Quarter Three)
    March 16, 2022, 5:00 – 6:00 p.m., TBA

    IB Parent Meeting (Quarter Four)
    May 11, 2022, 5:00 – 6:00 p.m., TBA

    IB Senior Banquet
    April 27, 2022, Time/Location Pending

    IB Rising Junior Bootcamp (Class of 2023)
    June 15, 2021, Time/Location Pending

    Incoming Freshmen Day Camp
    August 10, 2022, Time/Location Pending