PRE-IB INFORMATION NIGHT FOR GRADE 8 STUDENTS
When: October 19, 2017
At: 6:30 PM
Where: St. Francis Xavier Secondary School (in cafeteria)
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme:
- Comprehensive 2-year international curriculum; draws from best examples of world national curricula
- Balanced education (humanities, second language, mathematics, sciences, the arts)
- Promotes global mindedness, international focus and understanding, and responsible citizenship
- Excellent academic preparation for success at the university level
- Successful students are issued both the OSSD and IB Diploma.
- IB Diploma Programme begins in Grade 11 and continues in Grade 12 (more at http://www.ibo.org)
- Grades 9 and 10 are preparation for the Diploma Programme (called Pre-IB); congregated classes for core subjects, elective subjects taken with general student population.
Students from Catholic, public and private schools who reside within the city of Mississauga, north and west of Highway 403 and Highway 410 and north to Highway 407 (please see the attached map) are eligible to apply to St. Francis Xavier SS Pre-International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme.
If you reside south of the 403, east of the 410 and south of the 401, please contact St. Paul S. S. at (905) 278-3994 (http://www.dpcdsb.org/PAULS). If you reside north of Highway 407 including Holy Cross and St. Raphael, please contact Notre Dame S. S. at (905) 840-2802 (http://www.dpcdsb.org/NDAME).