Recent IB News

  • Summer Reading 2019
    Posted Aug 12, 2019, 6:59 AM by Andrea Gutierrez
  • Spring Calendar and Newsletter Check out our latest newsletter and the IB Lamar Academy calendar for March, April, and May. 
    Posted Mar 10, 2019, 4:05 PM by Andrea Gutierrez
  • DP Parent Meeting presentations We held a Diploma Programme (DP, 11th-12th grade) parent meeting on Thursday, October 4th. The topics included the IB core requirements for a diploma and AP/IB Exams. The ...
    Posted Oct 5, 2018, 6:20 AM by Andrea Gutierrez
  • PSAT - Wednesday, October 10th 2018 REMINDER: PSAT TEST WILL BE WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 10, 2018ALL 10th-11th grade students will take their PSAT at their home campus (McHi, Memorial, and Rowe)Memorial 9th grade students ...
    Posted Oct 4, 2018, 12:19 PM by Andrea Gutierrez
  • MYP Parent Meeting Presentations We held a Middle Years Programme (MYP, 9th-10th grade) parent meeting on Tuesday, October 2nd. The topics included the IB requirements for the MYP which are MYP Assessments, MYP ...
    Posted Oct 3, 2018, 7:06 AM by Andrea Gutierrez
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The mission of the International Baccalaureate Program at Lamar Academy is to 
educate all students to become lifelong learners and caring, 
productive citizens in an ever-changing global society.
Through the use of inquiry, community, and technology in a comprehensive, 
academically rigorous program of studies, students will develop into more knowledgeable individuals 
who understand the value of culture and open-mindedness in promoting a more peaceful world.

Classes begin at 8:00 am.  Be on time, and be ready to learn!

A SAFETY REMINDER that students are to be dropped off and picked up on the WEST SIDE of the school.

Parking, drop-offs and pick ups on Jasmine pose a danger to drivers and pedestrians.

Please follow the rules so that everyone gets to school and home safely.  Thank you for your cooperation.  


Please respect this restriction for the safety of members of our student body and staff.

Apply to attend the International Baccalaureate at Lamar Academy today!!

Join us for a Parent Informational Meeting on Tuesday, January 14 @ 5:30 p.m.
Lamar Academy

Application Dates and Deadlines

Early Decision Online Application Due: December 1 (DEADLINE HAS PASSED)

Interview Dates: Wednesday, December 4 & Thursday, December 5

*Documents Due By: January 10th

Regular Decision Online Application Due: January 19

Interview Dates: Wednesday, January 22, Thursday, January 23, & Saturday, January 25

*Documents Due By: Interview Date

Where have our IB Lamar Academy students gone to college?
100% of our students have pursued a post-secondary degree after graduation

IB Lamar Academy 2019-2020 School Supply List

Our 2020-2021 Application for incoming freshmen (9th) and juniors (11th) will become available in November 2019. Please check our school website for more information.

Join the IB Office Remind Group
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Or download the Remind App!

Current MYP and DP Parent Information Meeting Presentations

Congratulations to the IB Pi Class of 2018
100% Diploma Attainment!!

See the Pi Class Videos again!  Thanks, Elie.

Recognized as an IB School of Distinction in 2017 for Excellence in the Diploma Program Pass Rate since 2003
Ranked #9 in the nation and #4 in the state according to the US News & World Report's 2015 Best High School

McAllen ISD has a continuum of IB World Schools offering the Primary Years, Middle Years, and Diploma Programs.
Learn about the schools that are part of the IB at Lamar Academy Vertical Team here.

Diploma Program's Creativity, Activity, Service (CAS) requirements (11-12) Presentation here

Middle Years' Program's Assessment Procedures (9-10) Presentation here

Student Video                   
 IB at Lamar              Academy Profile.    Learn more about  the IB Program  here.

IB Examination
Schedule for May 2018

 Learn more  about A+moments   with the IB Stu-  dents at Lamar  Academy.

Lamar IB Grads: 

Diploma Programme Infographic:  Facts & Figures around the World

Get noticed in your College Apps:  Tips from IB for highlighting your IB core requirements

Get to know the requirements for the DP Creativity, Activity, Service program.

IB Pinning Video:   Omicron Class of 2017

Angela's Omicron Video