PYP is an inquiry approach to learning which is rigorous, yet designed for all students.  A strong emphasis is placed on the ideals of international understanding and responsible citizenship.  Units of study are driven by a set of six conceptual questions based on the following universal organizing themes:

    • Who we are
    • Where we are in place and time
    • How we express ourselves
    • How the world works
    • How we organize ourselves
    • How we share our planet


    Our aim is to develop globally-minded citizens who are:





    (Making the PYP Happen: A curriculum framework for international primary education  © 2007, 2009)