Application Information for the IB Program
Eighth grade students wishing to apply to the International Baccalaureate Program should have
- successfully completed at least Algebra I
- successfully completed at least year I of French, Spanish, Latin, or German
- motivation to do well in an accelerated program
Please be aware that the International Baccalaureate Program is a specialty program housed at Spotsylvania High School. All students accepted into the program will become full-time Spotsylvania High School students. For students whose zoned high school is not Spotsylvania High School, transportation will be provided.
Transportation: Morning transportation from zoned high schools to Spotsylvania High School will be provided. Parents are responsible for ensuring their students arrive at their zoned school no later than five minutes prior to the bus departure times indicated below:
- Chancellor High - 7:05 am
- Riverbend High - 7:05 am
- Courtland High - 7:15 am
- Massaponax High - 7:15 am
Afternoon transportation from Spotsylvania High School to zoned schools will be provided. Buses will depart SHS at 2:20 pm for those students who do not participate in afterschool activities. Parents may pick their students up at their zoned school or directly from Spotsylvania High School.Please visit the Advanced High School Programs website for additional information. The Application window will open on December 16, 2019.