Fairfax Senior High is a IB MYP Candidate School beginning 2021-22
The International Baccalaureate® (IB) Middle Years Program (MYP) emphasizes intellectual challenge. It is designed for students aged 11-16
It encourages students aged 11 to 16 to make practical connections between their studies and the real world, preparing them for success in further study and in life.
What the MYP offers students
The MYP aims to develop active learners and internationally minded young people who can empathize with others and pursue lives of purpose and meaning.
The program empowers students to inquire into a wide range of issues and ideas of significance locally, nationally and globally. The result is young people who are creative, critical and reflective thinkers.