International Baccalaureate (IB) Programme

  • The International Baccalaureate® aims to develop inquiring, knowledgeable and caring young people who help to create a better and more peaceful world through intercultural understanding and respect. To this end the organization works with schools, governments and international organizations to develop challenging programmes of international education and rigorous assessment. These programmes encourage students across the world to become active, compassionate and lifelong learners who understand that other people, with their differences, can also be right.

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    The mission of Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune Elementary School is to develop students with grade level skills in Reading, Mathematics, Science, Social Studies Technology and Character.

    Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune Elementary School believes all students will demonstrate academic and character proficiency. We believe that we must evaluate students' learning needs and provide differentiated instruction to meet the needs of each student. We believe in enforcing high expectations in academic achievement and character. We believe in continued professional learning and collaboration with all stakeholders. We believe in a continuous plan of strategic instruction and mental health/social/emotional resources and support.

    For more information, contact Pamela Carnegie, Magnet Coordinator