International Baccalaureate

The International Baccalaureate (IB) world schools have a common philosophy, which is based on the commitment to improving the teaching and learning of a diverse and inclusive student community through the delivery of high quality international education programs that share a powerful vision. To train young people who are supportive, informed and eager for knowledge, capable of contributing to create a better and more peaceful world, within the framework of mutual understanding and intercultural respect. In pursuit of this objective, the organization collaborates with schools, governments and international organizations to create and develop rigorous international education programs and evaluation methods. These programs encourage students around the world to take an active attitude towards learning throughout their lives, to be compassionate and to understand that other people, with their differences, may also be right.

International School San Patricio Toledo offers a continuum of the International Baccalaureate (IB) organization in Spain. From 3 to 17 years. PEP (elementary school program) MYP (Middle Years Program) and PD (diploma program)

International School San Patricio Toledo also offers its students the chance to obtain the official certificates issued by the University of Cambridge and Trinitty College of London. Also the DELE (Diploma of Spanish as a foreign language) of the Cervantes Institute.

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International Baccalaureate (IB) in Spain


The Primary Years Programme (PYP) prepares students, making them active and caring, allowing them to adopt a learning attitude for their whole life, which shows respect for themselves and others, and to be able to participate in the world around them. It focuses on the comprehensive development of child through the inquiry using their natural curiosity and their skills in research and discovery, within and outside of the classroom.

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The Middle Years Programme (MYP) of the International Baccalaureate© (IB) is a rigorous academic framework which encourages students of 11 to 16 years of age to establish practical connections between their studies and the real world.
Students completing the MYP have suitable preparation to study the Diploma Programme (PD) of the IB.

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The Diploma Programme (DP) aims to train students to achieve an excellent breadth and depth of knowledge while also growing physically, intellectually, emotionally and ethically.
The Diploma Programme (DP) of the International Baccalaureate® (IB) is an educational programme with its own evaluation system, aimed at students of 16 to 19 years of age.

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Educacional offer for Diploma Programme in 2016-17
GROUP 1 Studies in language and literature
Literature and performance SL**
English A: Literature HL
Spanish A: Language and Literature HL
English: Language and Literature HL
School supported self-taught and special request languages SL
GROUP 2 Language acquisition
Spanish (B) SL
English (B) HL
French (B) SL
German (B) SL
GROUP 3 Individuals and societies
Business and management HL
History HL
Information technology in a global society SL
Economics HL
Philosophy SL
Environmental systems and societies SL**
Psychology SL
GROUP 4 Sciences
Biology HL
Chemistry SL
Design technology HL
Sports, Exercise and Health Science HL
Physics SL
Environmental systems and societies SL**
GROUP 5 Mathematics
Mathematics SL
Mathematics HL
Mathematical studies SL**
GROUP 6 Arts
Film HL
Literature and performance SL**
Music HL
Visual arts HL
*SL:Standard Level HL:Higher Level
**Subjects only offered by IB at SL

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