About the Middle Years Program

  • The Middle Years Program (MYP) is a program of international education designed to help students develop the knowledge, understanding, attitudes and skills necessary to participate in a changing world.

    The MYP is offered to 6th-8th grade students at Kirby Junior High and 9th & 10th grade students at Hirschi High School.  All students in the MYP are offered laptop computers to facilitate research and classroom assignments.
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    • Provides a framework of academic challenge and life skills
    • Offers an educational approach that embraces yet transcends traditional subjects
    • Based on the premise that education can foster understanding among young people around the world
    • Develops internationally minded learners
    • Promote confidence and self-respect for all students. 


    To learn more about the Middle Years Program, visit www.ibo.org.  To learn about the program at each campus view the Kirby brochure or the Hirschi Brochure.