Windermere Preparatory School Shines in IB Education
Located on 46 acres of tree-lined, lakefront Florida property, Windermere Preparatory School is home to 1,200 day and boarding students who come from more than 57 countries. Located minutes from downtown Orlando and Disney World, Windermere Preparatory School is award-winning, and offers an exceptional International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Program curriculum.
Central Florida’s Only International Baccalaureate School
As Central Florida’s only school to offer a full IB program, Windermere Preparatory School has a reputation for sending students to top colleges and universities across the country. Windermere Preparatory School Director of Marketing and Communications, Kristin Weissman, described how prior students feel about their IB education at Windermere Preparatory School: “Our alumni have shared that they feel exceptionally well prepared for college after graduating. They have experienced a challenging workload, and feel confident to set their standards high.”
The IB Diploma Program curriculum is a rigorous, two-year program that not only prepares students for college academically, but also personally, as IB students engage in community service and individual research projects.
Windermere Teachers Inspire Students to Learn
Students at Windermere Preparatory School are encouraged to succeed in their educational pursuit, and a superb team of faculty and staff are always available for support. Ms. Weissman elaborated, “Our teaching staff is exceptional. They are completely connected with our students, and are always accessible. Students are able to receive extra help where they need it, and work closely with their teachers to excel both inside and outside the classroom.”
A Community Beyond the Classroom
In addition to their academic curriculum, Windermere Preparatory School students participate in a myriad of sports, clubs, activities, and weekend excursions. Students enjoy the brand-new weight training center, the swimming pool, and participating in or supporting the many sports teams available. International students are encouraged to become involved with cultural events, arts and musical performances, and school-organized outings.
Ms. Weissman concluded, “Windermere Preparatory School is special because it fosters a strong environment of collaboration between both our day students and international students. They can enjoy a variety events, whether it is a trip to the theme parks, special dinners, or a chance for them to learn more about their unique cultures and simply have fun together. It’s a vibrant community where our students thrive, and that’s a wonderful thing to see.”