EXCEL Academy Public Charter School is a candidate School* for the International Baccalaureate (IB) primary Years Programme and pursuing authorization as an IB World School. The International Baccalaureate® (IB) Primary Years Programme is a curriculum framework designed for students aged 3 to 12.  By choosing to implement the PYP, EXCEL Academy is poised to develop students’ academic, social and emotional well-being, focusing on international-mindedness and strong personal values.

IB World Schools share a common philosophy – a commitment to improve the teaching and learning of a diverse and inclusive community of students by delivering challenging, high quality programmes of international education that share a powerful vision. 


*Only schools authorized by the International Baccalaureate can offer any of its four academic programmes: The Primary Years Programme (PYP), the Middle Years Programme (MYP), the Diploma Programme or the Career-related Programme (CP). Candidate status gives no guarantee that authorization will be granted. 


For further information about the IB and its programmes, visit www.ibo.org