Applications are currently being accepted for the 2015-2016 school year. The last day to hand deliver your application to the District Office (501 Manhattan Blvd, Harvey) is April 24th.
Riverdale High School has been an IB World School since May 2006 and offers the IB Diploma Programme.
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IB Mission Statement
The International Baccalaureate aims to develop inquiring, knowledgeable and caring young people who help to create a better and more peaceful world through intercultural understanding and respect.
To this end the organization works with schools, governments and international organizations to develop challenging programs of international education and rigorous assessment.
These programs encourage students across the world to become active, compassionate and lifelong learners who understand that other people, with their differences, can also be right.
The IB Learner Profile
The aim of all IB programmes is to develop internationally minded people who, recognizing their common humanity and shared guardianship of the planet, help to create a better and more peaceful world.
To Earn the IB Diploma
– Successfully complete the Internal and External requirements of 3 HL courses and 3 SL courses
– Earn a minimum of 24 points
(each subject is graded on a 1-7 scale and a maximum of 3 points for the core elements of the programme)
Please review the following document for more information about the IB Diploma Programme at Riverdale:
IB Presentation – overview of the RHS IB Diploma Programme and its requirements.
For more information about the IB Diploma Programme at Riverdale High School, please contact the RHS IB Diploma Coordinator, Monique Pontiff, 504.484.4574 or Monique.Pontiff@jppss.k12.la.us. Also, follow the link to Louisiana’s Department of Education: http://www.louisianabelieves.com/courses/international-baccalaureate
Links for IB Teachers and EE Supervisors
OCC login screen (school code is 2839)