Middle school in Branksome Hall School
Middle Years Program IB, IB Middle Years Program
- The age range is up to 12 to 15 years old,
- Four years of schooling.
The Middle Years Program (MYP), designed for teens in grades 7 through 10, engages students in a liberal arts program that provides a solid foundation for further study in all disciplines. The program teaches students basic skills and shows students their unique strengths and areas for growth.
The curriculum focuses on the comprehensive development of the girl and includes disciplines such as:
- Art (Drama, Music, Visual Arts),
- Physical Education,
- Foreign Language.
Students improve critical thinking skills, teamwork, useful habits, independence and organizational skills. By the end of their education they are ready to move on to a more rigorous high school academic program.