Christ's Hospital

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Christ's Hospital

Date Founded

1552

IB Programes Offered

PYP

MYP

DP

CP

Teaching IB Since

2011

Christ's Hospital (colloquially known as the Bluecoat School) is a coeducational day and boarding school south of Horsham, in West Sussex. It is a charity school established in 1552 by King Edward VI. Students are offered the opportunity to study either the IB Diploma, A-Levels or Pre-U. IB Diploma students at Christ's tend to perform above the world standards, scoring 34.5 points on average in 2017.

Fees

Boarding: ÂŁ34,440; Day: ÂŁ22,410

Affiliations
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Many International Schools work in partnership with either other schools which are part of their network, or profession bodies. These affiliations help promote quality and can provides students more opportunities for learning and exchange.

CP

The Diploma at

Christ's

The Diploma offers students the best balance between breadth and depth, offering a diversity of subjects while also ensuring students leave the DP with the core skills across disciplines to arrive at any future programme of study well prepared. Of IB schools, the vast majority offer the Diploma, with a smaller proportion choosing to also offer other programmes, like the MYP, PYP, or even the Careers Programme (CP). With many families picking IB schools on their experience with the DP, the information below should help inform you as you consider IB schools.

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Does
Christ's
offer the DP?

The Diploma is offer to students at

Christ's

. You should consider the subjects of offer, history and successes of the school and the information here when deciding if

Christ's

is right for you.

Students can't take the Middle Years Programme at

Christ's

. Each school will approach pre-16 programmes differently, so you should consider the kind of education you'd like before the IB when looking at schools.

Average IB Score

34.5

34.5

Average scores are the IB are a useful tool for understanding how well the schools student’s perform in a year, but should be treated with caution. There are lots of ways to judge the performance of an IB school, and average IB score is only one.

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Languages at
Christ's

Learning new languages is at the core of the IB. Because of this, the number of languages taught by a school can help give an impression of its commitment to this part of the Diploma, while the number of languages spoken at the school can give an indication of how international the school cohort is.

Selection for DP

34.5

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The MYP at

Christ's

About the MYP

As the IBO's Middle Years Programme continues to grow and expand into schools across the world, we're eager to share information with families about schools options for students before they start the IB Diploma. At EIB we're fierce advocates for the Middle Years Programme, and our experience helpings families and students make us well-placed to offer impartial, authoritative advice about schools and various education programmes.

Does
Christ's
offer the MYP?

Students can take the Middle Years Programme at

Christ's

. Different schools offer the MYP in different ways, so it's important to be clear how each school delivers the IB.

Students can't take the Middle Years Programme at

Christ's

. Each school will approach pre-16 programmes differently, so you should consider the kind of education you'd like before the IB when looking at schools.

Final Year of the MYP

Some IB World Schools choose not to teach the MYP, or only teach the MYP for the first three years, before transitioning students to other programmes. The MYP typically runs over five years, so this is the number of years this school runs the MYP for.

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MYP Alternative

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As schools can approach the MYP in a number of ways, some offer alternative programmes to the MYP. In the UK, this is likely I/GCSEs and outside the UK schools mostly follow national educational programmes.

E-Assessments

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eAssessments are the IBO’s final set of examination for students taking the Middle Years Programme, however it’s not compulsory that schools make their students sit this exam. All schools must however enter students for external moderation for their Personal Project. You can find our more about the eAssessments on our MYP page.

The PYP at

Christ's

As the IBO's Middle Years Programme continues to grow and expand into schools across the world, we're eager to share information with families about schools options for students before they start the IB Diploma. At EIB we're fierce advocates for the Middle Years Programme, and our experience helpings families and students make us well-placed to offer impartial, authoritative advice about schools and various education programmes.

Does
Christ's
offer the PYP?

Students can take the Middle Years Programme at

Christ's

. Different schools offer the MYP in different ways, so it's important to be clear how each school delivers the IB.

Students can't take the Middle Years Programme at

Christ's

. Each school will approach pre-16 programmes differently, so you should consider the kind of education you'd like before the IB when looking at schools.

Final Year of the MYP

MYP Alternative

(I)GCSE

E-Assessments

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