The International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme is a rigorous college preparatory
course of study for highly motivated high school students. The program features a comprehensive
curriculum that contains both breadth and depth in its focus. The IB program of studies provides
students of various linguistic, cultural and educational backgrounds with the intellectual, social,
critical thinking skills, and perspective necessary for the adult world.
Academy of Richmond County is a candidate school* for the Middle Years Programme. This school is pursuing authorization as an IB World School. These are schools that share a common philosophy—a commitment to high quality, challenging, international education that Academy of Richmond County believes is important for our students. *Only schools authorized by the IB Organization can offer any of its four academic programmes: the Primary Years Programme (PYP), the Middle Years Programme (MYP), the Diploma Programme or the Career-related Programme (CP). Candidate status gives no guarantee that authorization will be granted. For further information about the IB and its programmes, visit http://www.ibo.org