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Principal's Message

Dear Parents

 

We are very proud to be offering the International Baccalaureate Middle Years Programme (MYP) , a whole school program, from grades 6 to 8. The MYP program is a unique and highly specialized program based on best education practices.  Your child will receive a seamless education by starting the programme in grade 6 at Abbotsford Middle.

The MYP is a programme of international education designed to help students develop, knowledge, understanding attitudes and skills necessary to participate actively in a changing and responsible world,helps students participate actively and responsibly in a changing and increasingly interrelated world. Learning how to learn and how to evaluate information critically is as important as learning facts.

The MYP provides a framework for delivering the  BC curriculum.  The curriculum contains eight subject groups together with a core made up of five areas of interaction.

Students study subjects from each of the eight subject groups through: approached to learning, global contexts and concepts.

Parents please take a look at the following link as IB has created a parent information page and they want your feeback:

http://www.ibo.org/en/information-for-parents/?utm_medium=email&utm_camp...

For more detailed information on the MYP Program please see the below link:

http://www.ibo.org/en/programmes/middle-years-programme/