International Baccalaureate Middle Years Programme

The Middle Years Programme offers a challenging, comprehensive, academic program for middle school students. The program connects the subject areas of language arts, humanities, mathematics, science, world language, technology, arts and physical education through five Areas of Interaction. 

The International Baccalaureate Middle Years Programme (IBMYP) has been authorized at Beville Middle School, Fred Lynn Middle School, Hampton Middle School, and Unity Braxton Middle School for grades six, seven, and eight. The program continues in ninth and tenth grade. A Middle Years Programme Certificate may be obtained at Gar-Field or Unity Reed High Schools at the end of the tenth grade year.

Schools Offering IBMYP Programmes


Beville Middle School

Program Coordinator: Ms. Kramolisch
Telephone: 703.878.2593

Additional schools served

  • Lake Ridge MS
  • Saunders MS

Information Meetings
Monday, November 30, 2020
Tuesday, January 5, 2021
7 p.m.

Fred Lynn Middle School

Program Coordinator: Mr. Patterson

Additional schools served

  • Rippon MS
  • Woodbridge MS

Information Meetings
Thursday, November 12, 2020
Wednesday, January 13, 2021
6:30 p.m.

Hampton Middle School

Program Coordinator: Ms. Parker

Additional schools served

  • Benton MS
  • Graham Park MS
  • Potomac MS

Information Meetings
Tuesday, November 17, 2020
Wednesday, January 6, 2021
6:30 p.m.

Unity Braxton Middle School

Program Coordinator: Ms. Fox
Telephone: 703.361.3185

 Additional schools served:

  • Bull Run MS
  • Gainesville MS
  • Marsteller MS
  • Parkside MS
  • Reagan MS
  • The Nokesville School

Information Meetings
Thursday, November 19, 2020
Thursday, January 14, 2021
Snowdate: Thursday, January 21, 2021
6 p.m.

Links & Information

Visit the International Baccalaureate website.

Read the brochure (PDF):


Students living within the boundaries of the specialty program school may ride their regular bus to school.

Transportation services for students who reside outside the boundaries of the specialty program school will be provided via a network of express bus stops. Transportation requests, including the selection of a specific express stop, must be returned to the school with the specialty program application.

The transportation request process must be repeated for every year the student is enrolled in the specialty program. Parents have the responsibility to provide transportation to and from
express bus stops.

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