What the MYP offers students
The MYP aims to develop active learners and internationally minded young people who can empathise with others and pursue lives of purpose and meaning. The programme empowers students to inquire into a wide range of issues and ideas of significance locally, nationally and globally. The result is young people who are creative, critical and reflective thinkers.
Research shows that students participating in the MYP:
The MYP culminates with the submission of a Personal Project in grade ten.
The MYP personal project is an independent, student-centred practical exploration in which students showcase the skills that they have developed throughout the five years of their MYP studies.
Graded against a rigorous set of IB criteria, the Personal Project is not only an integral part of the MYP but also a continuation requirement for students moving towards the IB Diploma Program.
Students who complete the MYP are well-prepared to undertake the IB Diploma Programme (DP)