UGDSB’s IB program at GCVI continues to outperform worldwide results
For Immediate Release
July 9, 2019
GUELPH, Ontario – The students enrolled in Guelph CVI’s International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IB DP) continue to achieve outstanding results.
The IB DP is a two-year, academically challenging program that prepares students for success at university and beyond. The internationally recognized program prepares youth for effective participation in a rapidly evolving and increasingly global society. In the Upper Grand District School Board, the IB DP is offered at Guelph Collegiate Vocational Institute.
This spring, every GCVI student who entered the May 2019 exams attempting the IB Diploma earned it, 35 students in total.
GCVI’s class average was 35.8, compared to 29.62 worldwide. GCVI’s average rose from 35.2 in 2018.
Three GCVI students earned 44 points out of a possible 45 points and eight earned 40 points or more.
The school and board are very proud of the GCVI students and of the staff who supported the 2017-2019 cohort through the two-year program.
Nobel Prize winner Donna Strickland visits GCVI
REVISED EXAM SCHEDULE
BELOW IS THE NEW EXAM SCHEDULE
Friday February 1st, 2019- Day 4 of Exams (period 5)
Monday February 4th, 2019-Day 5 of Exams
Tuesday February 5th, 2019-PA Day
Wednesday February 6th, 2019- First Day of Semester 2.
Grade 8 Parent Information Night
Please join us Thursday, January 17th at 5:30pm for an Information Night regarding your incoming Grade 9 student. We hope to see you there!
A copy of our Traffic Plan to assist with parking at GCVI is below.
IB Information Night
Please join us for an IB Information Night on Thursday November 22nd from 7:00-8:30pm in the Auditorium of GCVI.
Upper Grand’s inaugural cohort of International Baccalaureate graduates achieve outstanding results
For Immediate Release
August 14, 2018
GUELPH, Ontario – The inaugural class of the Upper Grand District School Board’s International Baccalaureate
The Guelph Collegiate Vocational Institute
Proud of Our Past … Confident in Our Future
GCVI offers a breadth of co-curricular activities including award winning music, art, and drama programmes, as well as a wide range of athletic and student leadership opportunities.
GCVI is located in an historic building in downtown Guelph, with complete WIFI accessibility to support learning in the digital age.