Excelsior is an Authorized IB World School - Diploma Programme
**Mission Statement from the IB
The International Baccalaureate aims to develop inquiring, knowledgeable and caring young people who help to create a better and more peaceful world through intercultural understanding and respect. To this end the organisation works with schools, governments and international organisations to develop challenging programmes of international education and rigorous assessment. These programmes encourage students across the world to become active, compassionate and lifelong learners who understand that other people, with their differences, can also be right.
In addition, Excelsior International School is in the process of applying for membership with Council of International Schools (CIS), and Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).
Excelsior International School is an approved Cambridge International School offering the following programmes:
- EIS integrates Cambridge Primary Programme learning outcomes in its inquiry-based program for Grades 1 to 5 with Cambridge Primary Checkpoint examination in Grade 5
- Cambridge Secondary Programme for Grades 6, 7 and 8 with Cambridge Checkpoint
- Cambridge IGCSE (International General Certificate of Secondary Education) for Grades 9 and 10
This approval also allows Excelsior to offer the following programmes in the future:
- Cambridge ICE
- Cambridge AS/A Level
- Cambridge AICE