Diploma Program

1st Quarter 2019 Newsletter   |   IB Calendar   |  IB Student Deadlines 
 
The Value of an IB Education with Stanford University's Assistant Dean of Admissions Debra Von Bargen:



Upcoming CAS Opportunities: 

  • Spanish Translation Marshall School - Parent - Teacher Conferences Nov 18-22 – See Mrs. Glenn for details

  • Winter Workshop – Sherwood School, Volunteers Needed! Contact Lis Robison (209) 404-6265 to sign up. 
    Friday, December 13, 2019 – FLYER 
    Sherwood Elementary School
    819 E. Rumble Rd – in the MPR

  • Spirit of Giving 5K Run/Walk – Saturday, December 14, Downtown Modesto 8:30am
    For volunteer information go to modestospiritofgiving.org

  • Year-round, ongoing opportunities: see FLYER  |  http://www.modestogov.com/1922/Volunteer-Opportunities

Important Dates:

  • UC/CSU Application Deadline – Saturday, November 30, 2019

IB 8th Grade Parent Nights-  6:30 pm MHS Library

Please plan to attend one of the following nights to learn about the IB program: 
Thursday, January 16, 2020
Wednesday, January 22, 2020
Monday, January 27, 2020
Tuesday, February 4, 2020

IB 8th Grade Testing
Saturday, February 22, 2020
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Ongoing Fundraising Opportunities

  • ​SHARES/escrip.com (for Lucky’s, Food Maxx, & Save Mart)
    Create your account, search for Modesto High Int’l Baccalaureate
    3% of all purchases will be given to our program
  • smile.amazon.com
    Create an account
    Search for Modesto High School International Baccalaureate Booster Club
    make purchases using smile.amazon.com (instead of amazon.com)
    0.5% of qualified purchases will be given to our program 
  • Sponsorship Opportunities
    Click link to become a sponsor
    -Panther Level $250+
    -Black Level     $100-249
    -Red Level        $25-99
    (make checks payable to MoHi IB Booster Club delivered to main office OR click link to donate)

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IB Accreditation

Modesto High School is pleased to announce that the MHS International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme has successfully completed its five-year review and was found not only to be in compliance with the IB program and its philosophies, but was commended on implementation efforts in the areas of Extended Essay (EE) and Creativity, Activity, & Service (CAS), specifically.  The term of authorization is in effect until Spring 2022.  Special thanks to all of the parents, students, staff, and community members who provided input during this valuable process.