SMA is an Authorized IB World School
K-12 education in the 21st-century is undergoing a paradigm shift in an effort to keep up with the rapidly changing global environment our young people are growing up in today. Sarasota Military Academy is unique in providing a learning experience immersed in daily military principles of honor, respect and leadership as well as being an authorized International Baccalaureate (IB) World School. Sarasota Military Academy is proud to have achieved this authorization and offers both the IB Middle Years Program (MYP), grades 6-8 and the IB Diploma Program (DP) grades 11-12.
International Baccalaureate, Diploma Program (IB DP)
For those juniors and seniors who are university bound, the IB is 2nd to none in collegiate preparation. Much of the IB DP curriculum can earn students college-level credit and nearly every university worldwide recognizes the academic rigor of The IB Diploma Program.
SMA cadets earning The IB Diploma attract the attention of college admission offices, across the state, country, and world. The IB DP is for SMA cadets who are serious about their academic future and are committed to challenging themselves to exceed their own expectations.
For more information about the International Baccalaureate Diploma Program, visit ibo.org.