INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE PROGRAM
International Baccalaureate (IB) in Burnaby
The IB Progam was offered in Burnaby School District from 1982 to 2003. It was offered at Burnaby South Secondary as a district program so students could make application to the program. Due to low enrolment at the time the program was discontinued.
As a result of renewed community interest in this program, the Burnaby Board of Education is beginning the process of consulting with the community. An information evening was held on March 16 (Click here to view info presented). A survey was conducted in May. (Click here to view survey)
International Baccalaureate Program - What is it?
The IB Program is a course of studies designed to develop student potential through a holistic approach, emphasizing all aspects of learning and becoming a life-long learner. Programs are available both at the elementary and secondary school levels. The program combines academics with extra-curricular activities and a community service component.
For more information on the International Baccalaureate Program visit : www.ibo.org.