Gimnasio Del Norte School is proud to be part of the International Baccalaureate Organization (IBO) and provides their students with a permanent reviewed and comprehensive training which is imperative for the challenges of the current and future societies.
The IBO is now one of the largest international educational organizations to which many Colombian schools belong, along with Gimnasio del Norte they are distributed in about 3,500 schools in 141 countries, benefiting more than one million children and young people around the world. Gimnasio del Norte is part of the 31 schools with IB programs authorized in Colombia.
Gimnasio del Norte is one of 6 schools in Colombia who have achieved recognition and authorization to teach the totality of the programs.
Certification in all programs involves greater commitment and dedication from administration, teachers, parents and students, due to the fact that the IBO carries out visits and ongoing audits. Similarly, requires that the teachers of the institution are constantly trained in workshops offered by the IB community.
It is noteworthy that the commitment of the school with the International Baccalaureate philosophy is so high that five people (three teachers and two coordinators) are part of the IB at an international level. This group of educators, teaches workshops and conducts visits and consultations in different cities and countries, which translates into direct benefits for all students