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  • International Baccalaureate Primary Years Candidacy School*

    *A.L. Burruss Elementary is a candidate school for the International Baccalaureate (IB) Primary Years Programme and pursuing authorization as an IB World School. IB World Schools share a common philosophy—a commitment to improve the teaching and learning of a diverse and inclusive community of students by delivering challenging, high quality programmes of international education that share a powerful vision.** *Only schools authorized by the International Baccalaureate can offer any of its four academic programmes: the Primary Years Programme (PYP), the Middle Years Programme (MYP), the Diploma Programme or the IB Career-related Certificate (IBCC). Candidate status gives no guarantee that authorization will be granted. For further information about the IB and its programmes,

    Key Features:

    • Multi-modal instructional approach to develop communication skills
    • Georgia Performance Standards-based enrichment classes in all core academics
    • The international/global perspective includes foreign language instruction in grade 2-5

      IB Primary Years Programme

    Key Benefits:

    • Integrates technology for learning
    • Students work together in a safe, positive learning environment
    • Curiosity is nurtured, creativity is celebrated, and inquiry is the foundation for learning

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