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If you are interested in shadowing at LHS, please go to the LHS website, scroll to the bottom and click on the "Read more" button under shadowing.
Interested in learning more about IB? Click below.
Congratulations to the IB class of 2019! We are so proud of you!!
The International Baccalaureate, founded in 1968, currently has 3041 schools in 139 countries, serving over 857,000 students. There are 73 programs in Colorado--29 are full diploma programs.
The mission is to develop inquiring, knowledgeable and caring young people who become active, lifelong learners through a shared academic and community service experience.
The program, a highly academic, rigorous course of study focuses on conceptual learning, critical thinking and presentation skills (written and oral). It not only prepares students for higher learning in a university setting, but helps students prepare to live, learn and work in a rapidly globalizing world.
The Program requirements include English, World Language, History, Experimental Sciences, math, theory of Knowledge and elective choices. Students also complete the "CAS" component--(Creativity, Activity and Service).