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Riverside Gets I.B. Certification

NEWS RELEASE                                 
Greater Essex County District School Board 451 Park Street West, Windsor ON N9A 6K1
519-255- 3200

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 29, 2018
Contact: Public Relations Officer Scott Scantlebury
Phone: 519-255-3200 ext. 10224

Riverside Welcomed to I.B. Programme
- Diploma program begins next year -

Riverside Secondary School has officially been approved as an I.B. World School and will offer the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme beginning in September, 2019. Leamington District Secondary School received its certification earlier this month.

Riverside has offered the I.B. Preparatory Programme since 2017. There are currently 52 students participating in the Grade 10 program and 98 in Grade 9. The Diploma Programme is for students in Grades 11 and 12.

The International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme is an intensive academic curriculum that emphasizes independent thinking, inter-cultural awareness and a global perspective.

An information evening for families and students interested in either the diploma or preparatory programs has been scheduled for Tuesday, November 27th.

For more information contact Public Relations officer Scott Scantlebury @ 519-255-3200 ext. 10224 or 519-995-5797.

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