The David Paterson School is a candidate school for the International Baccalaureate (IB) Primary Years Program and pursuing authorization as an IB World School.
IB World Schools share a common philosophy: a commitment to improve the teaching and learning of a diverse and inclusive community of learners by delivering challenging, high quality programs of international education that share a powerful vision. **
*Only schools authorized by the International Baccalaureate can offer any of its programs: the Primary Years Program (PYP), the Middle Years Program (MYP), the Diploma Program or the IB Career-related Certificate (BCC). Candidate status gives no guarantee the authorization will be granted.