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International Baccalaureate Program (myp)

Eligibility Requirements

General Information

  • All schools must post their eligibility requirements on the school's website
  • By rule, no school can exclude a student from eligibility with the exception of failure to complete required recommendation forms and/or transcripts
  • It is the parent's responsibility to contact the school for requirements that are school specific such as recommendation forms
  • Schools retain the right to declare a student ineligible if required documentation is not submitted by January 15, 2012.

General Criteria for Random Selection

  • Minimum of 2.0 grade point average in core academic classes (e.g. Language Arts, Mathematics, Science, Social Studies)
  • Minimum grade of “C” in conduct
  • All effort grades in core academic classes must be a “2” or higher
  • No more than 10 unexcused absences for previous year
  • Recommendation letters may be required
  • FCAT scores may only be reviewed as part of the eligibility process under very limited circumstances:
    • Elementary schools may not review FCAT scores
    • Secondary schools with a seven or eight period schedule may not review FCAT scores
    • Secondary schools with a six-period schedule may review FCAT scores to determine if student has at least one elective period available to take magnet theme courses*

*North Miami Middle School has a six-period schedule