After many months of hard work and dedication from the students and staff we are extremely excited and proud to announce that Town Centre Private Schools’ High School division is officially an authorized IB World School for the Middle Years Programme (MYP) and Diploma Programme (DP)!
Founded in 1968, there are approximately 3529 IB schools all over the world in 144 countries. In Canada alone, there are 358 authorized IB schools, with hundreds more waiting to be authorized through the stringent IB authorization procedure. The IB is a global education which emphasizes critical and independent thinking and global understanding while encouraging student choice in an inquiry-based learning environment. Students at TCHS will continue to learn the Ontario curriculum but through different lenses including:
Some of the other key benefits of the IB programmes:
Only schools authorized by the IB Organization can offer any of its three academic programmes: the Primary Years Programme (PYP), the Middle Years Programme (MYP), or the Diploma Programme (DP).
For further information about the IB and its programmes, visit www.ibo.org.