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  • Parkland Secondary School is an IB Candidate School. This means that Parkland is undergoing all the necessary training and preparation to become an IB World School that will offer the Diploma Program. The International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme is for students in grades 11 and 12 and provides an academically rigorous and well rounded educational program that prepares students well for University and life beyond. Parkland is on schedule to offer the program in September 2018.

    Parkland will be running IB prep courses for grades 9 and 10 starting in September 2017. Students enrolled in the IB prep courses (for English, Math, Science, and Socials) will begin to develop the skills, work habits, and attributes of an IB learner.

    If you are interested in being part of the IB program, please attend Parkland's Open House February 16th, 2017.

    Any questions can be directed to Parkland Principal Lizanne Chicanot ( or to our IB Diploma Coordinator Aaron Mueller (