Klein Oak High School is very pleased to offer the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme, a challenging pre-university course of study designed for highly motivated secondary school students aged 16 to 19. The program is open to all students residing in the KISD attendance zone.
Class of 2012 "IB Done"
We hope that students who participate in the IB program become:
Who acquire the skills necessary to conduct purposeful, constructive research;
Who exercise initiative in applying thinking skills critically and creatively to make sound decisions and to solve complex problems;
Who receive and express ideas and information confidently in more than one language, including the language of mathematical symbols;
Who approach unfamiliar situations without anxiety, have confidence and independence, are courageous and articulate in defending things in which they believe;
Who have spent time in school exploring themes with global relevance and importance and have acquired a critical mass of significant knowledge;
Who have a sound grasp of the principles of moral reasoning, integrity, honesty and a sense of fairness and justice;
Who show sensitivity towards the needs and feelings of others and have a personal commitment to action and service;
Who respect the views, values and traditions of other individuals and cultures and who are accustomed to seeking and considering a range of points of view;
Who understand the importance of physical and mental balance and personal well-being;
Who give thoughtful consideration to their own learning and who analyze their personal strengths and weaknesses in a constructive manner.
Class of 2012