The International Baccalaureate(IB) Programme at Colonel Gray

The aim of all IB programmes is to develop internationally minded people who, recognizing their common humanity and shared guardianship of the planet, help to create a better, more peaceful world.

Welcome to the International Baccalaureate (IB) at Colonel Gray!

Please use the site navigation (under the "Home" button) to find answers to frequently asked questions, information about the specifics of the IB at Colonel Gray, information for students considering our school’s preparation programme (CGHS IB preparatory), information about the IB in general, and much more.

Information about the IB at Colonel Gray: Any current grade ten student wishing to learn more about the IB Programme is welcome to attend an information session at lunch next Thursday, February 24 in room 213. Feel free to bring your lunch. All are welcome.

Parent/Student Information Evening: There will be an information session on the IB Programme for parents and students (currently in grade ten and wishing to be part of the IB programme in grade 11) on Wednesday, March 23 at 7 PM.

Sample Writing: please note: Due to the cancellation of school on March 29, the writing sample activity will now take place on Wednesday, April 6 at 3:15 If you wish to be considered for the pre-IB or the IB programme next year, please come to write an 'on demand' piece of writing, a requirement for admission, in our cafeteria after school on March 29, 2022. Bring a writing utensil. You will be given a topic to write about when you arrive and you have a maximum of one hour to complete this task. Also, to complete the registration process, please complete the google forms posted here:

Parents/Students whose primary language is not English: There will be an information session with interpreters present in our school cafeteria on Thursday, April 7 from 7:00-8:30 pm. Interpreters will be present.

Out of zone students: Students should apply to the IB school in which they are zoned. If the student is out of zone, they need to complete an out of zone transfer form. The PSB will determine the status of the transfer and the placement of the student. Information about the process of applying out of zone and for the transfer request form, consult the following PSB link:

Other Information about IB:

Check out this CAS project completed by the graduating IB class of 2021. It is a website discussing many aspects of the IB and offers advice and insight for studying in each IB subject area - it is put together by students for students:

Videos About the IB: If you want to know more about the IB, you can also watch the videos linked below. They will provide an overview of the IB, as well as some student testimonials.

DP Learners are prepared for the future

University Recognition:

Check out the participation of our students in the creation of their tiny homes in honor of World Architecture Day. IB Visual Art students were invited to participate by designing and building models of their TINY HOME plan. Their ingenuity was featured in the local media:

If you have any questions or comments, you can reach me via e-mail at or you can call me at 368-6860 ext 252.