1. Education
Send to a Friend via Email

IB Schools

A Matter of Excellence

By

Schools which offer the IB or International Baccalaureate program adhere to international curriculum and teaching standards. Their teaching and assessment are subject to rigorous and frequent inspection and monitoring. That's one reason why IB schools are so well respected. Their graduates matriculate to colleges and universities worldwide.

Al-Arqam Islamic School, Sacramento, CA

Religious Affiliation: Muslim
Grades: K-12
School Type: Coeducational, day school
Comments: The school was founded in 1998. It offers traditional core academic subjects. Muslim religious teachings with a global view are fundamental to the school's approach. The school is accredited by the Western States Association.

Atlanta International School, Atlanta, GA

Church Affiliation: Nonsectarian
Grades: PK-12
School Type: Coeducational, day school
Comments: Atlanta International School offers a rigorous academic program. Its graduates matriculate to some of the best colleges and universities at home and abroad. The school is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.

The Awty International School, Houston, TX

Church Affiliation: Nonsectarian
Grades: PK-12
School Type: Coeducational, day school
Comments: The Awty International School offers the IB Diploma Programme as well as a course of studies leading to the French Baccalaureate. The school is the second largest international school in the United States. 54% of the student body comes from abroad.

British School of Boston, Boston, MA

Religious affiliation: Nonsectarian
Grades: K-12
School Type: Coeducational, day school
Comments: The British School of Boston opened in 2000. It is an International Baccalaureate school which caters to an international clientele of students and families.

The British School of Houston, Houston, TX

Religious affiliation: Nonsectarian
Grades: K-12
School Type: Coeducational, day school
Comments: The British School of Houston opened in 2000. It is an International Baccalaureate school which caters to an international clientele of students and families.

Brooklyn Friends School, Brooklyn, NY

Religious affiliation: Quaker
Grades: PK-12
School Type: Coeducational, day school
Comments: Brooklyn Friends School was founded in 1867. It is one of the most diverse schools in the U.S. It has a superb college preparatory curriculum.

Cardinal Newman High School, West Palm Beach, FL

Religious affiliation: Catholic
Grades: 9-12
School Type: Coeducational, day school
Comments: Cardinal Newman High School provides a variety of college preparatory courses designed to expand students' thinking and develop the skills necessary to succeed at college level studies.

Cathedral High School, Indianapolis, IN

Religious affiliation: Roman Catholic
Grades: 9-12
School Type: Coeducational, day school
Comments: Cathedral High School provides a variety of college preparatory courses designed to expand students' thinking and develop the skills necessary to succeed at college level studies. The school has approximately 1,300 students and was founded in 1918.

Catholic Memorial High, Waukesha, WI

Religious affiliation: Catholic
Grades: 9-12
School Type: Coeducational, day school
Comments: Catholic Memorial High provides a variety of college preparatory courses designed to expand students' thinking and develop the skills necessary to succeed at college level studies.

Clearwater Central Catholic High School, Clearwater, FL

Religious affiliation: Catholic
Grades: 9-12
School Type: Coeducational, day school
Comments: Clearwater Central Catholic High School combines traditional Catholic teachings with solid college preparatory academics to stimulate and inspire young minds in their high school years.
  1. About.com
  2. Education
  3. Private Schools
  4. School Profiles
  5. IB Schools - Private Schools Offering the IB Program

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.