About the International Baccalaureate Programme

About the International Baccalaureate Programme


The IB Primary Years Programme (PYP) strives to develop internationally-minded persons who demonstrate the attributes of the IB Learner Profile by ensuring that learning is engaging, relevant, challenging and significant.

IB Mission Statement
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 developchallenging programmes of international education and rigorous assessment.These programmes encourage students across the world to become active, compassionate and lifelong learnerswho understand that other people, with their differences, can also be right.

For further information about the IB and its programmes, visit http://www.ibo.org.

This is the IB curriculum map for the 2017-18. Find your child's grade to see what he/she will be investigating this year.
For more information about
the International Baccalaureate Program
at Fernway School, contact:

Jean Reinhold
IB Coordinator
(216) 295-4014

Chris Hayward
(216) 295-4045
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