If your child is lucky enough to attend a private high school that offers
an international baccalaureate program, he will be well-prepared for a
lucrative job in the global workforce.
IB schools have existed for more than 40 years, and consistently provide students
with a challenging college preparatory education that strives to provide
a foundation for the global leaders of tomorrow. Keep reading for more
information about the benefits that IB schools offer students.
Provides Students With a Unique Global Education
College preparatory schools and
private high schools that offer IB diploma programs are committed to promoting cultural understanding,
celebrating diversity, and providing students with a global education.
Students are required to study a second language, Modern language courses
promote an understanding of another culture through the study of its language
– emphasizing the use of the language in a range of contexts. .
They’re also afforded the opportunity to interact with people around
the world, helping them build communication skills and cultural experiences.
IB Students Consistently Perform Better
Instructors at IB schools encourage independent thinking, allowing students
to develop critical thinking and problem-solving skills that will help
them in college and the workforce. IB students are consistently stronger
academically, socially, and emotionally than students at other private
high schools. Because IB schools offer such a rigorous college preparatory
curriculum, IB students become accustomed to working harder than their
peers and are more likely to attend a prestigious university.
Graduates Can Join the Alumni Network
After graduating from an IB school, students are given the opportunity
to join the IB’s global alumni network. This gives them a unique
advantage over those with whom they will be competing in the job market.
The alumni network allows graduates to connect with other IB school alumni
all over the world, and can provide valuable career and networking opportunities.
If you’re looking at
college preparatory schools in Dublin or Pleasanton, visit one of our campuses at The Quarry Lane School. We
offer an IB high school diploma program at each of our three campuses.
For more information on the IB curriculum and application process, visit
our website, or call us today at (925) 829-8000.