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The Huskie International Baccalaureate Parent Organization
is the parent support organization for the IBO chapter at
Douglas County High School (DCHS) in Castle Rock, Colorado.
It was formed by the parents of DCHS students who are in the
What is the IB Diploma Programme? Visit the Intl'l
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information about IB at DCHS
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IBPO Board meeting
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 - 6:00pm-8:00pm, DCHS North room # 31
IBPO board meeting is held monthly to review the budget and upcoming IB events. All IB parents are welcome to attend.
Extended Essay Workshop - Registration is closed Monday-Thursday, June 3-6, 2013, CU Denver Auraria Campus
Juniors attend this workshop held by our own DCHS Extended Essay coordinators, Mrs. Clever and Mr. Umbach This week covers essay components, guidelines, rubric and research methods.
For additional information go to the Extended Essay Info page.
IBPO Sponsored Items for Sale - Check out the new 2013 IB mug! 2013 IB mugs now available! Display your IB pride with an IB car window cling! Stay warm with an IB blanket! To purchase any of these items, see Mrs. Hagan in the north office or email: firstname.lastname@example.org. All proceeds benefit the IB program at DCHS.
Each year, we ask that IB families review the contact information for their student. This information is entered in our database so we can contact you via email regarding important IB news and events. This form is due back by August 6, 2012.
Click here to download the 2012-2013 IB contact form
EMAIL ALERT! Several IB families have advised us that they are no longer receiving emails from IBPO. This happens when our domain name - huskieibpo.com - is added to a spam filter. It is important that you add *@huskieibpo.com to your anti-spam filter system's "white list."
If your email is being sent to a corporate email (parents), please contact your company's IT department to ask them let the IBPO emails through the filter. After changing the filter, if you would like to have us send a test email to make sure the mail is now coming through, please email us at: email@example.com
Read about the IB program philosophy and what defines the IB program. This comprehensive and easy-to-understand document describes the characteristics of the IB learner, the theory behind IB instruction and the different IB programs from primary school through high school.
BOOK: Supertest: How the International Baccalaureate Can Strengthen Our Schools by Jay Matthews and Ian Hill. Provides a history of the IB Programme development, along with the story of its implementation in a Virginia school district. Available on Amazon.com.
IB Class of 2013
Last update: January 23, 2013
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Attention Parents and Students:
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