International Baccalaureate World School (IB)

The International Baccalaureate World School (IB) Program at Garland High School encompasses internationally based standards of achievement. Curriculum is designed to provide a broad liberal arts experience. Students become proficient in English, math, history, science, a second language, and chosen electives while participating in an in-depth exploration of the study of human behavior and the process of educational inquiry.

Successful completion of the course work and examinations at the junior/senior level may earn students credit or advanced placement at colleges or universities. The resulting educational experience will provide the student with a well-rounded, rigorous academic course of study emphasizing the development of the total individual.


  • students may apply if entering grades 9-11
  • 85th percentile in at least one achievement area (reading or math )
  • grade average of 85+ in honors or Pre Ap ELA and math classes
  • passing grades in core subjects
  • Pass STAAR/EOC

Contact us

Ask a magnet question

For more information, contact:
Magnet programs

or contact the participating school:
Garland High School IB program page

Rebeckah Tisdale
GHS Magnet Advisor Industry Liaison
972-494-8492 EXT 60067

How to apply

See the Application Process page for details and other application dates.