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I.B. Brochure

This brochure provides a general overview of the International Baccalaureate. It explains how the IB aims to develop inquiring, knowledgeable and caring young people who help to create a better and more peaceful world through intercultural understanding and respect.

PYP Flyer

This flyer describes in detail the IB Primary Years Programme, including an explanation of the curriculum, teaching methods, assessment, and how teachers are supported through professional development.

PYP Policies

PYP Language Policy

PYP Assessment Policy

Special Education Needs Policy

Program of Inquiry

2015-16 Program of Inquiry

Unit of Inquiry Timeline

Primary Years Program for Parents

General Rules and Regulations

We encourage your involvement and invite you to learn more about how you can support student learning at Northern Heights!

  • Ask your child to tell you about the Learner Profile Attitudes or the units of inquiry they are studying.
  • Volunteer at school by tutoring, helping in the classroom, sharing an experience or special skills you might have.
  • Visit your child’s classroom, read class newsletters and talk with your child about their learning.
  • Find ways to connect learning with experiences in the community.
  • Give your child lots of opportunities to explore and ask questions, then encourage finding answers either independently or  together.
  • Attend  information meetings including PTA and informal “Coffee & Conversation”  with Mrs. Barrett.
  • Read IB brochures and other materials available for check-out.
  • Have a conversation with Leanne Finlay,  IB Coordinator.

Visiting the International Baccalaureate website at:

What is an IB Education?

IB Learner Profile 

Connect to the IB and Connect to the World