The Upper School at ISP inspires, engages and empowers students, equipping them with the academic and critical thinking skills to prepare them for post-secondary education in colleges and universities throughout the world.
All information on options for Upper School students at ISP is included in the Upper School Program of Studies for 2019-2020.
A full host of academic and elective courses offer students a challenging program while also providing opportunities to stretch themselves by exploring interests in a variety of special areas.
Students earn the ISP diploma by acquiring the requisite credits in various curriculum areas, and they may also pursue the International Baccalaureate Diploma. The Upper School profile gives more information about courses, students and achievements.
Members of the ISP Upper School faculty are dedicated specialists, the majority of whom have Masters or higher degrees in their fields of expertise.
Meeting the needs of individual students is recognized as a priority by the staff who place paramount importance on the development of social and academic skills. There tends to be a close student-teacher relationship, an aspect cited by many Alumni as key to their success at school and beyond.
ISP Faculty constantly evaluate and refine the curriculum to ensure that it is well articulated and coordinated from grade level to grade level, so that students are well prepared to handle an increasingly rigorous course load.