Graduation Awards Requirements

 

GRADUATION AWARDS,  REQUIREMENTS AND RECOGNITION

STUDENT

EXAMS AND CLASSES

I.B.  LEARNER PROFILE

(CAS:  Creativity, Action, Service)

ADVANTAGES and RECOGNITION

IB DIPLOMA:

An Diploma student must test in at least 6 exams, complete CAS, TOK and the Extended Essay

English
Math
History
Foreign Language
Science
Arts (or 2 sciences)

Extended Essay
Theory and Knowledge

CAS

Must complete approx. 150  hours of community service during both junior and senior years.

“Passing” is not based on hours but on growth and evidence of impact.

Each candidate will produce their evidence and responses to 8 prompts.

All work will be submitted to Coordinator.

College/University credit where applicable if you pass exam(s).

Colleges look for 2 things:

Did you attempt the most rigorous coursework available?

What sets you apart from other candidates?  (Personal  Statement can be up to 40% of college app!)

(White sash at Graduation, passed out at Senior awards night.)

IB DIPLOMA COURSE CANDIDATE:
(formerly “Certificate”)
(With Graduation Recognition)

A student must test in at least 1 exam their Senior year.

English
Math
History
Foreign Language
Science
Arts
Must complete approved activities, that demonstrate learning and impact outside of the routine coursework student is testing in.

Reflections and  evidence and of growth must be turned into Teacher and Coordinator.

College/University credit where applicable if you pass exam(s).

What sets you apart from other candidates?  (Personal Statement)

(Purple cord at Graduation, passed out at Senior Awards night.)

IB DIPLOMA COURSE CANDIDATE:
(formerly “Certificate”)

A student must test in at least 1 exam their Senior or Junior year.

English
Math
History
Foreign Language
Science
Arts
Normal classwork. College/University credit where applicable if you pass exam(s)
NATIONAL HONORS SOCIETY:

Any student who is willing to leave behind a legacy of Service.

No Exams.
Must maintain GPA of
10th:  3.5 Cum./Academic/Weighted
Service:  Starts in Sophomore year.
Students will give records and reflections to Coordinator.
Membership in an exclusive organization.

(Silver cord at Graduation, passed out at Senior Awards night.)

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