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International Baccalaureate

About IB

As a non-profit educational foundation, IB’s mission is to create a better world through education by offering international education. The program focuses on intellectual, personal, emotional, and social skills needed to live, learn, and work in a rapidly globalizing world. Learn more about IB.

IB is an optional two year program of rigorous learning during a student’s junior and senior years. Students can choose to be IB Diploma Candidates or they can choose course in more of an a la cart fashion. Many universities offer college credit for IB courses taken in high school.

International Baccalaureate


  • 512: Seats occupied in 16 IB classes
  • 28: IB Trained Employees
  • 17: Class of 2018 IB Diploma Candidates
  • 31: Class of 2019 IB Diploma Candidates
  • 21: Class of 2020 IB Diploma Candidates
  • 19: Class of 2021 IB Diploma Candidates

To learn more about all of the course programs offered at NDA, visit our curriculum page.


May 2020 IB Testing

Click the image below for a downloadable schedule for the May 2020 IB testing schedule.