Heights Elementary IB PYP Program

Mission of Heights Elementary

Heights Elementary IB World School is dedicated to developing balanced, lifelong learners through educational excellence, a global perspective, reflection and action.

Vision of Heights Elementary

To Be a World Class School

Mission of the IB

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.

To this end the organization works with schools, governments and international organizations to develop challenging programmes of international education and rigorous assessment.

These programmes encourage students across the world to become active, compassionate and lifelong learners who understand that other people, with their differences, can also be right.

The Learner Profile

These are the attributes of the Learner Profile we try to develop within our students.


The Key Concepts

The Key Concepts provide opportunities for Higher Order Thinking and support the central idea of each theme we study.


Approaches to Learning

These approaches are the skills our students will use and demonstrate throughout the Transdisciplinary Theme.