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EVENT: Info Sessions for International Baccalaureate & Foundations Programmes

Graphic of the programme brochure [1]Students and families are invited to information sessions to learn about two programmes offered at Moira Secondary School [2].


1. International Baccalaureate Foundations Programme, Grade 9 and 10

DATE: Wednesday, November 26, 2014
TIME: 6:oo p.m. in the Library
LOCATION: Moira Secondary School, 275 Farley Avenue, Belleville

2. International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme, Grade 11 and 12

DATE: Thursday, December 11, 2014
TIME: 6:oo p.m. in the Library
LOCATION: Moira Secondary School, 275 Farley Avenue, Belleville

At each session, students will share their experiences and respond to questions.

Programme brochure [1] (pdf)

The International Baccalaureate (IB) Programme provides students with an exceptional academic experience, as well as unique enrichment opportunities. While developing lifelong learning skills and global citizenship, this internationally recognized programme enhances student opportunities for post-secondary scholarships and advancement to second year at universities in Canada and around the world. Moira SS teachers are IB-trained and deliver a world-class curriculum that emphasizes critical thinking, research based exploration and independent learning opportunities.

The Grade 9 and 10 IB Foundations Programme offers enhanced courses that stimulate curiosity and inquiry to foster a spirit of discovery and enjoyment of learning. Students engage in collaborative classroom instruction experiential learning with class trips.

The Grade 11 and 12 IB Diploma Programme offers specialized courses using curriculum from the IB World Organization, recognized globally. The IB DP is a rigorous course of study taking 6 subjects and completing Theory of Knowledge, an Extended Essay and Creativity, Action, and Service experiences. IB aims to develop inquiring, knowledgeable and caring young people who want to make a positive difference in the world. Benefits of the IB Diploma include: excellent university preparation; university level research and inquiry; excellent time management; admission to universities throughout the world; advanced standing into second year; advantage for scholarship awards.

For more information, about the IB Programmes, please contact:
Grant Montgomery, Principal, or Cindy Cooper, IB Coordinator, 613-962-8668

For more information, please contact:
Kerry Donnell, Communications Officer, 613-966-1170 or 1 800 267-4350, extension 2354, [email protected]