AZIBS

Arizona International Baccalaureate Schools

Archived Headlines

  • Canyon del Oro now offers students the option of full IB DP or IBCertificate (Pathway students can take 1-3 IB courses). This opens IB to more students.

  • Mountain View Prep 4th grade IB students are raising money for a foot pump for water for a village in Africa.

  • Millennium High School CAS students are partnering with “Steps of Love” in Rocky Point, Mexico to facilitate educational opportunities for 3 – 13 year old children.

  • Mesa Academy now has artificial turf in the student yard! The students now have a grassy area to eat lunch and play.

  • Cactus Shadows High School classes of 2018-2019 are producing the Talent Show and proceeds will go to Doctors Without Borders. The Talent Show is scheduled for January 26th.

  • Tempe Academy of International Studies collaborated with ASU International Student Engagement for International Mindedness Week; they learned African dancing, Native American storytelling and Mariachi Music/Folklorico dancing to promote and encourage international mindedness.

  • Madison Meadows Middle School PE teacher Phil Johnson has developed units that grow from 5th to 6th grade-teaching through specific sports and diving deeper as students grow.

  • Florence High School math teacher Stephanie Carver is a new teacher totally knocking it out of the park with IB Math!

  • Madison Simis just purchased 3 additional Chrome Book carts for teacher use so students can do more research.

  • Westwood High School is proud to announce that we have 10 National Merit Commended Scholars in the 2018 competition – all IB students!

  • North High School is expanding their IB program by adding Psychology and Environmental Systems and Studies coming Fall of 2018!

  • At Chandler High School, all 5 National Merit Scholars are IB DP or CP candidates!

  • Chandler High School IB Booster Club held a Goodwill Donation Drive in September and collected 15,000 lbs. of donations! Goodwill gifted them with $1,000 for their efforts.

  • Summit Academy is participating in a charity run next Wednesday, Nov. 22 to raise money for Wounded Warriors.

  • Odyssey Institute 6th – 9th grade teachers are designing math lessons that are differentiated by utilizing station work to meet the individual needs of all students.

  • Westwood High School just completed its 9th annual Leadership Institute for all IB students in the program.

  • Desert Mountain High School had over 180 people attend their IB Information Night.

  • Tempe IB Academy Welcomes Teachers from Mexico- Click here for the story
  • Ironwood High School IB students are designing a Peace Pole reflection are for their campus 
  • Willow Canyon High School has doubled their number of Diploma Candidates and Recipients

  • Desert Mountain High School has begun the MVP candidacy process at Mountainside Middle School

  • Nogales High School 2017 grads Athena Daman and Diego Garcia have gone to Princeton and Notre Dame

  • Summit Academy teachers Brittany Schriber and Dotti Craw won MYP and PYP Teacher of the Year

  • Canyon Del Oro High now offers IB Lit and Performance
  • Verde Valley High School just sent their 2000th Backpack for Hungry Kids home
  • Madison Simis' Parent Organization is offering IB Teacher Grants for resources, workshops, books, etc...
  • Westwood High School 2017 IB Grads were awarded over $14 million in scholarships among 64 grads
  • Mountain View Preparatory PYP students organized a donation drive for victims of Hurricane Harvey
  • Millenium High School increased student participation by 65% this year
  • Odyssey Institute students are committed to gaining understanding and application of the material they are learning verus just achieving the highest score