Students enrolled in Renton High School’s International Baccalaureate (IB) World School program continue to excel in the rigorous academic program. This school year, Renton High is celebrating high IB test scores and an increase in IB Diploma success rates, which requires excellence across all academic subjects.
- More than 130 Renton High students took IB exams this year, an increase over 2018
- The highest proportion of students met all IB Diploma requirements
- The average total points for students who received an IB Diploma was 29, greater than last year
- Nine students scored 30 points or higher (the worldwide IB test score average is 31.5).
The challenging academic curriculum empowers students to be lifelong learners, interculturally aware, and have the skills to pursue future studies in colleges around the globe.
“Students who took our rigorous IB classes benefit from acquired endurance and discipline as they enter college,” said Renton High Principal Gia San Martin. “What a privilege to witness these dedicated young people transform from students to young scholars who advocate for sustainability and intercultural relations.”