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IB Diploma proves worthwhile for candidates

IB Diploma proves worthwhile for candidates

William Phelan

May 31, 2018


Filed under Opinion Columns

On May 16th, my IB testing concluded with the Spanish B SL exam. 22 hours of sitting in a desk over the course of the last two weeks, taking some of the highest pressure tests of my life thus far. However, if I had the choice I would do it over again in a heartbeat. As an IB diploma candidate, these past two y...

IB Diploma candidates to hold dodgeball tournament

IB Diploma candidates to hold dodgeball tournament

Nicole Sanford

April 6, 2018


Filed under Student Life

As the school year comes to a close, senior Mahamed Mahamed said he, alongside seniors Megan Perkins and Hanna Schechter, are organizing a fundraiser in the form of a dodgeball tournament to complete the requirements for the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme. “The CAS project is basically a ...

Project seeks to help refugees

Project seeks  to help refugees

Delaney Wallerich

November 9, 2016


Filed under School clubs and activities, Showcase, Student Life

When senior Freja Olsen heard about Syrian refugees, she felt moved to help by gathering a group of students to knit hats. AP psychology teacher Sarah Lindenberg said all IB diploma candidates are required to do a Creativity, Action and Service (CAS) project. “(Students) have to partake in creative...

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