IB World School

  • Weddington Hills Elementary School is an IB World School offering the PYP, Primary Years Programme. 

    We offer:

    • IB authorized training to all certified staff 
    • A connected Programme of Inquiry featuring thirty-six units of inquiry, six per grade level, developed by teachers following the IB PYP framework
    • Additional language classes in Spanish and Mandarin Chinese to all students
    • Character development through the IB learner profile and IB attitudes
    • Continuation in the IB Middle Years Programme for all rising 6th graders who meet the academic criteria set by Cabarrus County Schools

    For more information, visit International Baccalaureate Organization

    WHES IB PYP School Choice Expectation Agreement

    To schedule a school tour, contact Mary Hooks, IB PYP Coordinator




    National Magnet School of Distinction

    Weddington Hills Elementary, an IB World School, has been named a National Magnet School of Distinction by Magnet Schools of America, the national association for magnet and theme-based schools. The award is based on the school's demonstrated ability to raise student academic achievement, promote racial and socioeconomic diversity, provide integrated curricula and instruction, and create strong family and community partnerships that enhance the school's magnet theme.

    Magnet Schools of America Press Release


    For information regarding IB middle school placement for 2017-2018, please visit the Cabarrus County Schools interactive pathway for School Choice/Magnet Programs at  https://www.cabarrus.k12.nc.us/Page/53145


    WHES IB World School Press Release


    Newly Authorized IB World Schools - http://blogs.ibo.org/blog/2016/08/02/welcome-to-new-ib-world-schools-2/







Last Modified on October 4, 2017