International Baccalaureate (IB)
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Ashley Cauley
IB Coordinator

Phone: 251-221-3086

Current Students can click the button below to pay the DHS IB Annual Fee through e~Funds for Schools:

The IB Mission Statement

The International Baccalaureate aims to develop inquiring, knowledgeable and caring young people who help to create a better and more peaceful world through intercultural understanding and respect.

For more information about the IB organization, visit

Davidson High School Pre-IB Applicants:

1. Complete Academy Application (Application for class of 2025 opening soon)

2. Complete one on-site writing sample

3. Non-MCPSS students - submit transcript & test scores to


What do you need to know about the writing sample?

  • We will provide you with 2 prompts but you only have to respond to 1 of them
  • You will have a maximum of 30 minutes and front and back of one page to respond
  • You do not need any specific knowledge in order to respond to the prompts (they are personal questions)
  • We will consider your score on the writing sample holistically along with your grades, standardized test scores, and resume (as provided online)
  • To see dates and times for available writing samples, please go to the Prospective Student tab.



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