Modern American School is an Authorized School for the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IBDP). IB World Schools share a common philosophy—a commitment to high quality, challenging, international education that Modern American School believes is important for our students.
The Modern American School Vision and Mission aligns with the IB’s aims of creating learners who strive to be: Inquirers, Knowledgeable, Thinkers, Communicators, Principled, Open-Minded, Caring, Risk-Takers, Balanced, & Reflective. We believe these attributes can help individuals and groups to become responsible members in the community.
What Is the Diploma Programme (DP)?
The IB Diploma Programme is an academically challenging and balanced programme of education, with final examinations, that prepares students aged 16 to 19 for success at university and in life beyond. It has been designed to address the intellectual, social, emotional and physical well-being of students. The programme has gained recognition and respect from the world’s leading universities.
For more information about the Diploma Programme visit:
For more information to DP parents please visit: https://www.ibo.org/information-for-parents/dp-for-parents/
The Diploma Programme incorporates six subject groups:
- Studies in Language and Literature (Group 1)
- Language Acquisition (Group 2)
- Individuals and Societies (Group 3)
- Sciences (Group 4)
- Mathematics (Group 5)
- The Arts (Group 6)