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1 Quarry Lane IB Information Night November 18, 2015

2 The IB program at The Quarry Lane School Quarry Lane is the only private school in the East Bay offering the IB Diploma Programme US: Only 850 IB world schools vs. 14,000 schools offering AP classes Internationally recognized two year program Junior and Senior year The gold standard for college admission

3 Two IB options: IB Diploma (DP) Core requirements The IB program at The Quarry Lane School Course Certificate (select courses) Choose Standard Level or Higher Level course Standard Level (SL) Higher Level (HL) Increased depth More course work Internal Assessment (IA paper, project, oral presentation, etc.) in each course Pass IB exams (external assessments)

4 Extended Essay IB Diploma Core Theory of Knowledge class CAS: Creativity, Action, Service

5 AP vs. IB AP Goal: earn college credits for specific courses. Students take exams in areas of strength. AP courses can be taken in any grade Marks are based on exams graded externally by the College Board AP Office; based solely on exam performance. Exams are based on in-depth mastery of specific concepts within a given subject. Emphasis on multiple choice questions. National standard of excellence IB Goal: college-level courses, strong foundation to prepare students for college, earn college credit Students prepare in all academic areas, must complete core requirements: CAS, extended essay and Theory of Knowledge class. QLS IB courses only taken during 11 th -12 th grade Marks are a result of internal and external assessments: written exams, oral exams, guided coursework, portfolios, and lab experiments. Exams focus on breadth and depth, understanding of concepts and fundamental themes. Greater emphasis on writing and authentic assessment. International standard of excellence.

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7 The Learner Profile Inquirers Knowledgeable Thinkers Communicators Principled Open Minded Caring Risk-takers Balanced Reflective

8 IB Student perspectives Meha Ahluwalia, IB Diploma Senior Dane Sur, IB Diploma Senior Georgia Pardoe, IB Diploma Senior Adam Kirk, IB Diploma Senior

9 Why IB? Rigorous curriculum, international standard Creates lifelong learners, critical and compassionate thinkers, global citizens Applies a clear IB Learner profile that drives the program College credit, sophomore standing, IB-specific scholarships Increased admission rates to top universities

10 In the last few years: 5.13 Average grade (out of 7) 32.3 Average score (out of 45 points) 100% College Acceptance Rate QLS IB Diploma Highlights Acceptances for QLS IB students: All UCs (Berkeley, Davis, Irvine, Los Angeles, Merced, Riverside, San Diego, Santa Barbara, Santa Cruz) Princeton University Columbia University Boston University New York University Purdue University Tufts University University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign University of Michigan University of Washington

11 IB is well known to us as excellent preparation. Success in an IB programme correlates well with success at Harvard. We are pleased to see the credential of the IB Diploma Programme on the transcript. IB prepares students for college success Marlyn McGrath Lewis, Dean of Admissions, Harvard University The IB is a first-rate programme, one we are familiar with, and it prepares students well for a university like ours. Fred Hargadon, Director of Undergraduate Admissions, Princeton University

12 Selective College Admission rates

13 Percentage of students graduating with a bachelor s degree within 6 years of entering university 100% 88% IB Diploma Graduates in University 80% 60% 40% 20% 58% 0% IB Diploma graduates All Students Entering University Source: US Census, the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) of NCES, and the National Student Clearinghouse

14 IB Teacher s perspective David Montgomery PhD, IB History

15 IB Teacher s perspective Ray Engeszer PhD, IB Biology and Environmental Systems & Societies

16 IB Teacher s perspective Marian Odda-Steahly IB C.A.S Coordinator and Spanish Teacher

17 How to prepare for IB Application period for sophomores opens in January Teacher recommendations Specific course prerequisites strong grades in all subject Writing prompt If English isn t the student s first language: TOEFL score of 95 Completion of English 1 Students who are motivated, organized, mature, willing to take intellectual risks

18 Quarry Lane IB Page IB Resources IB Official Website:

19 Questions?

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