Robbinsdale Area Schools
High School

International Baccalaureate Grades 9-10

The five-year Middle Years Programme, grades 6-10, offers an educational approach that embraces yet transcends traditional school subjects. Students in the MYP study all the major disciplines, including Language and Literature, Individuals and Societies, Sciences, Mathematics, Arts-Visual and Performing, Design and Physical and Health Education. The MYP seeks to help students make connections between disciplines to give them a broader perspective, and encourages them to participate actively in their communities.
The MYP is characterized by:

  • Highest educational standards/expectations
  • Quality national and international teacher training
  • Focus on the whole child
  • Holistic view of knowledge
  • Communication and study skills development
  • Second-language acquisition
  • Intercultural awareness and sensitivity
  • Community awareness and participation through service
  • Reputation and recognition by worldwide school systems and communities


Kari Christensen
IB MYP Coordinator

Cooper IB Students of the Month