Welcome to TFSS IB!

Welcome to the website of Turner Fenton IB! Since July 1997, Turner Fenton Secondary School has been an IB World School. We currently offer the IB Middle Years Programme and IB Diploma Programme.

Grade 8 students and parents who are interested in the IB programme should plan to attend the information meeting in autumn. More information can be found here.

IBO Mission Statement

"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."

Turner Fenton Secondary School offers an ideal setting for students to pursue the IB programme. The administration and staff seek to support students in their pursuit of academic excellence, extra-curricular acheivement, citizenship and most importantly personal growth. Perhaps it is for this reason that many of our graduates can be found attaining success in various fields. Turner Fenton IB is a proven successful program with a diverse community of outstanding students and dedicated staff.

IB Programmes Offered AT TFSS

The Middle Year Programme (MYP) at Turner Fenton is for Grade 9 and 10 students and is offered as preparation for the IB Diploma Programme. Based on similar principles, it requires students to engage in the study of languages, sciences, mathematics, and humanities all in an attempt for them to recognize not only the individuality of each of the disciplines but also to understand the co-relation between them. To learn more about MYP click here.

The Diploma Programme at Turner Fenton is for Grade 11 and 12 students. It is a globally recognized program that better prepares students for university. Not only does the IB Programme promote highly educated students, but it also encourages globally aware and involved individuals. To learn more about the Diploma Programme click here.

Ideal candidates for both the programs are students who are dedicated, self-motivated and readily accepting of challenges. They not only possess high academic standing and display solid academic potential but also are actively involved in extracurricular activities and the broader community. To learn more about a suitable candidate click here.

Further Information

Why IB?

Characteristics of Suitable Candidates

IB Mentorship Conference

Rules and Regulations for IB Schools