Authorized International Baccalaureate Programme at VMMS

Vista Magnet Middle School earned their Authorization in April 2012 and marked a journey that began in 2007. The process was extensive and our work instructionally challenged us to THINK creatively and globally.IBMP

With Common Core National Standards are being released in most states, VMMS is proud to say that our staff dedication with implementing the IB philosophy, curriculum and organizational structures. Now, we our high schools and VMMS who offer IB recently (January 2013) presented on the alignment, click HERE for the presentation.

You will often see your son or daughter engaged in discussion about what it takes to be an "IB Learner," a person who is a thinker, an inquirer, a communicator, a risk-taker, knowledgeable, principled, caring, open-minded, reflective and balanced. These are the qualities of a VMMS Viper that we cherish and celebrate. Please watch this website for updates about IB news at VMMS, and for more information about the International Baccalaureate and the Middle Years Programme, please proceed to the following links, IB brochure, click HERE & MYP Flyer, Click HERE.

The IB Philosophy:

coman core The IB philosophy is contained within the IB Learner Profile, which aims to" develop internationally-minded people, who, recognizing our common humanity and shared guardianship of the planet, help to create a better and more peaceful world."

Community & Service:

So, Why Should I Become Involved In Our Community?

Service as Action projects will give you opportunities to serve your local and global communities and
toCommunity & Service:develop into a responsible, caring  citizen. Volunteering provides you with a chance to change the world and discover how you can contribute your unique talents and energy to those in need. You will soon find that practicing
selflessness in your community will make you a happier person, too. As you see what you are accomplishing in your world, you will feel terrific
about yourself!