Welcome to W.M. Irvin Elementary School
    IB Primary Years Programme

    Mission Statement: Our mission is to develop self sufficient global thinkers by providing culturally diverse educational experiences.  


    Vision Statement: Through culturally diverse educational experiences, students will be empowered to confront challenges, overcome obstacles, and develop critical thinking skills.  

    W.M. Irvin Elementary School is an IB World Candidate School offering the PYP, Primary Years Programme.

    We offer:

      • IB authorized training to all certified staff
      • A connected Programme of Inquiry that will feature thirty-six units of inquiry, six per grade level, developed by teachers following the IB PYP framework
      • Additional language classes in Spanish 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

    WMIES IB PYP School Choice Expectation Agreement

    To schedule a school tour, contact Denise Yates, IB PYP Coordinator


    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