John T. Hoggard High School is an International Baccalaureate World School. Our first cohort of Diploma Programme students gradutated June 9, 2018.** 

The IB Diploma Programme offers a rigorous full diploma curriculum for candidates in their junior and senior years.  For general information on this internationally-recognized program, please visit

For additional information, please contact Christi Lea Osborne at (910)350-2072 (ext. 72268), or You are also welcome to complete the Hoggard IB interest form located on the scroll bar to the left, if you would like to be added to the Hoggard IB updates email distribution list. 

A student must have attended a Phase I session with a parent or guardian and sat for the essay portion of the application to be eligible to apply. 



Any student wishing to apply for the Pre-DP for 9th grade, but submit an application complete with the essay-writing portion. A Hoggard representative will come to conduct the essay session at any school with a group of eight or more, otherwise, students must attend an essay session at Hoggard. 

IB World Schools share a common philosophy—a commitment to improve the teaching and learning of a diverse and inclusive community of students by delivering challenging, high quality programming of international education that share a powerful vision.

**Only schools authorized by the International Baccalaureate can offer any of its four academic programmes: the Primary Years Programme (PYP), the Middle Years Programme (MYP), the Diploma Programme or the IB Career-related Certificate (IBCC). Candidate status gives no guarantee that authorization will be granted. 

For further information about the IB and its programming, visit