IB Middle Years Programme (MYP)


Grade 9-MYP 4, Grade 10-MYP 5

Authorized on June 13, 2017 in partnership with Sunset Ridge Middle School

MYP Model:

MYP Model


  • Revolves around the IB learner and attributes of the IB learner profile
  • Comprised of eight subject groups (See CIBA's Program of Studies for more detailed information regarding the course offerings.)
  • Focuses on skills that are critical for career and college readiness called Approaches to Learning (ATL)-Communication, Research, Social, Thinking, and Self Management Skills
  • Includes Interdisciplinary units that involve two subject groups and aim to deepen learning
  • Promotes Service as Action (SA) experiences
  • Assessed through rubrics for each of the 4 criteria in each subject area 
  • Culminates in the completion of the Personal Project in MYP 5 (graduation requirement)
  • Aims to build international mindedness
  • Prepares students for the rigors of the Diploma Programme (DP)

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