International Baccalaureate

  • Fall 2020 Update and Resources:

    Most IB classroom instruction can be remote or in person. 

    The IB is working with our IB School Coordinators, the district and IBARMS to implement IB programs and professional development resources for 2020-2021. 

    IB Support Materials: Updated information including links to IB Coordinator  guidance and resources to help IB students, schools, teachers and their communities. Quick links: - My IBInternational Baccalaureate Information System.


    International Baccalaureate

    DPS’s K-12 International Baccalaureate (IB) Schools have provided the opportunity for students to challenge themselves to higher levels of educational excellence while providing the foundation for intellectual curiosity and academic rigor to thrive.


    IB Encompasses 4 programmes:

    • Primary Years Programme (PYP) Age range: 3-12
    • Middle Years Programme (MYP) Age range: 11-16
    • Career Programme (CP)
    • Diploma Programme (DP) Age range: 16-19


    An IB education is designed to provide an inquiry based, global learning experience for all students. In most cases, students in high school IB Diploma class can potentially earn college credit/or placement, it depends on the qualifying score they receive upon completions of the course.


    Overall, the IB Framework provides ongoing staff development, outstanding programme standards and practices, a rigorous, comprehensive curriculum encouraging student curiosity and inquiry K-12.


  • Gary E. Cooper, M.S.

    Director of College Readiness Systems



    1860 Lincoln St., 9th Floor

    Denver, Colorado 80203