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Montgomery hosting IB orientation for students, families

Montgomery High School will host three orientation programs in the coming months for potential International Baccalaureate students. The program is designed for students in grades 6 through 10, as well as their parents. Montgomery has been an authorized IB diploma school since 1995 and is the only authorized IB high school in the North Bar area. Last year, 22 Montgomery seniors earned an IB diploma. Many other students can take individual IB classes in English, history, science, math, Spanish, French,… Read More »

Final IB orientation at Montgomery is Monday

Montgomery High School will host three orientation programs in the coming months for potential International Baccalaureate students. The program is designed for students in grades 8 through 10, as well as their parents. Montgomery has been an authorized IB diploma school since 1995. Last year, 22 Montgomery seniors earned an IB diploma. Many other students can take individual IB classes in English, history, science, math, Spanish, French, Latin, Mandarin, film, anthropology, visual arts, music, dance and theater. The IB program… Read More »

Montgomery’s IB orientation program next week

Montgomery High School will host three orientation programs in the coming months for potential International Baccalaureate students. The program is designed for students in grades 8 through 10, as well as their parents. Montgomery has been an authorized IB diploma school since 1995. Last year, 22 Montgomery seniors earned an IB diploma. Many other students can take individual IB classes in English, history, science, math, Spanish, French, Latin, Mandarin, film, anthropology, visual arts, music, dance and theater. The IB program… Read More »

Montgomery High to hold two open houses next week

Montgomery High School will hold two open houses next week to inform parents and potential students about the school’s programs. Students and teachers and Principal Laurie Fong will be available to answer questions about programs and activities and International Baccalaureate coordinator Dorothy Battenfeld will be at both events to talk about Montgomery’s IB program. A host of Montgomery’s IB teachers, students, alums and Battenfeld presented details of the award-winning program to the Santa Rosa School Board earlier this month. A… Read More »

Montgomery’s IB orientation talk is tonight

Montgomery High School will host three orientation programs in the coming months for potential International Baccalaureate students. The program is designed for students in grades 8 through 10, as well as their parents. Montgomery has been an authorized IB diploma school since 1995. Last year, 22 Montgomery seniors earned an IB diploma. Many other students can take individual IB classes in English, history, science, math, Spanish, French, Latin, Mandarin, film, anthropology, visual arts, music, dance and theater. The IB program… Read More »

Park Side School celebrates new sign/sculpture

Park Side School in Sebastopol has unveiled a new sign to mark its place in the International Baccalaureate program. The flags of 16 countries are represented and eight girls and eight boys are present in the piece. Parent Megan Sorensen and parent/teacher Sara Gramm are credited with envisioning the design for the sculpture. The sculpture has now been made an emblem emblazoned on school spirit wear. To read a story about Park Side School’s International Baccalaureate Primary Years Program, click… Read More »

Orientations on Montgomery’s IB program scheduled

Beginning Thursday, Montgomery High School will host three orientation seminars for its International Baccalaureate program. The sessions are designed for parents and students in grades 8-10 and will include an overview of the IB Diploma Program (grades 11-12), an overview of the pre-IB program (grades 9-10), current Montgomery students speaking about the program, an opportunity to meet IB teachers and a question and answer session. Orientations will be held in the Montgomery High library from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.… Read More »

Montgomery holding final in series of IB open houses

Montgomery High School will hold the last of a series of three open houses for its International Baccalaureate program on Jan. 26. The “Introduction to IB” presentations are geared toward students and families of eighth through 10th graders. The program will include an overview of the IB Diploma program for juniors and seniors; an overview of Montgomery’s pre-IB program for ninth and 10th graders; testimonials from IB students, an opportunity to meet IB teachers and a question and answer period. The… Read More »

Montgomery holding an IB open house

Montgomery High School is holding a series of open houses for its International Baccalaureate program. The next one is scheduled for Thursday, Nov. 17. The “Introduction to IB” presentations are geared toward students and families of eighth through 10th graders. The program will include an overview of the IB Diploma program for juniors and seniors; an overview of Montgomery’s pre-IB program for ninth and 10th graders; testimonials from IB students, an opportunity to meet IB teachers and a question and answer… Read More »

Montgomery to hold series of IB open houses

Montgomery High School is holding a series of open houses for its International Baccalaureate program. The first one is scheduled for Thursday, Oct. 20. The “Introduction to IB” presentations are geared toward students and families of eighth through 10th graders. The program will include an overview of the IB Diploma program for juniors and seniors; an overview of Montgomery’s pre-IB program for ninth and 10th graders; testimonials from IB students, an opportunity to meet IB teachers and a question and… Read More »