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IB has always taught me to delve deeper and understand
the reasons why, rather than just performing tasks."       Michael Chapman, 2005 IB graduate, UVA freshman       

               
The International Baccalaureate Program is offered by Hampton City Schools to provide the opportunity for academic excellence for all students. The IB Program provides an internationally accepted qualification for entry into higher education and is recognized by universities worldwide. Hampton High School is authorized to offer the IB Program and is one of nearly 5,000 schools worldwide that offer an IB Program. Students that are accepted into the IB Program at Hampton High School participate in the HCS Pre-IB Program during the 9th and 10th grade years, which is designed as a preparatory program for the IB Diploma Program. Students are enrolled in the IB DIploma Program during the 11th and 12th grade year. Students who participate in the full IB DIploma Program are required to take courses in 6 different subject groups and also participate in a Theory of Knowledge course. Students at Hampton High School can also enroll as an IB Course/Certificate student during their 11th and 12th grade year if they do not participate in the full program. You can learn more about the IB Program by visiting the IB website at www.ibo.org.  For questions about the IB Program at Hampton High School, please contact the IB Program Coordinator, Adam Neely, by either email (aneely@hampton.k12.va.us) or by phone (757-896-5745).