Award-winning Marietta High School is equipping young adults to excel in a highly-competitive, dynamic workplace. With a diverse student population that reflects the world in which we live and work, Marietta High School does more than prepare students for college or vocations. We help children build upon on their individual strengths through a myriad of specialized coursework and advanced technology. Our expectations for every student are high, but we know that our graduates will enter the workplace with solid, competitive skills, and respect for global cultures.
The Marietta High School International Baccalaureate (IB) Program is a four-year comprehensive and rigorous academic program leading to examinations for students in grades nine through twelve. The general objectives of the IB are to provide students with a balanced education; to facilitate geographic and cultural mobility; and to promote international understanding through a shared academic experience. In the thirty years since its founding, the IB Diploma has become a symbol of academic integrity and intellectual promise.
IB DIPLOMA PROGRAM (DP) - MHS
For students aged 16 to 19, is an academically challenging and balanced Program of education with final examinations that prepares students for success at university and in life beyond. The IB Diploma Program original purpose was to facilitate the international mobility of students, by providing schools with a curriculum and qualification recognized by universities around the world.
IB CAREER-RELATED PROGRAM (CP) - MHS
For students aged 16 to 19, is a framework of international education that incorporates the values of the IB into a unique program addressing the needs of students engaged in career-related education. CP students undertake a minimum of two IB Diploma Programme (DP) courses, a core consisting of four components and a career-related study. The CP was specifically developed for students who wish to engage in career-related learning while gaining transferable and lifelong skills in applied knowledge, critical thinking, communication, and cross-cultural engagement.
MIDDLE YEARS PROGRAM (MYP)
Middle Years Program (authorized 2008) at Marietta Sixth Grade Academy, Marietta Middle School and Marietta High School.
For students aged 11 to 16, MYP provides a framework of academic challenge that encourages students to embrace and understand the connections between traditional subjects and the real world, and become critical and reflective thinkers.