International Baccalaureate Programme

  • IBO 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.
    IB Learner Profile: 
    The International Baccalaureate® (IB) learner profile describes a broad range of human capacities and responsibilities that go beyond academic success. They imply a commitment to help all members of the school community learn to respect themselves, others and the world around them. Each of the IB's programmes is committed to the development of students according to the IB learner profile.

    The profile aims to develop learners who are:

    • Inquirers
    • Knowledgeable
    • Thinkers
    • Communicators
    • Principled
    • Open-minded
    • Caring
    • Risk-takers
    • Balanced
    • Reflective 
    To learn more about the IB Learner Profile and view a video please click here:

    IB History in Highline:
    • Mount Rainier High School has offered the IB Diploma Programme since 1989. 
    • Mount Rainier High School is currently applying to offer the IB Middle Years Programme with a target authorization date of August 2017.
    Visit International Baccalaureate Organization's website for more information.
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