Hankey K-8 IB Candidacy

Do you know how unique Hankey’s K-8 Program is?

Carl Hankey’s K-8 IB Program is the only self funded Public K-8 International Baccalaureate in Orange County. It is also the only locally funded public program in the state. What that means is:

Carl Hankey families pay all of the financial costs of this program. CUSD has given its permission forHankey K-8 to pursue IB, but does not pay for any IB costs.

It costs our learning community over $40,000 a year to build and maintain this well respected international educational program. The cost breakdown for the program is:

  • $20,000 in yearly program fees for both schools. This gets us access to IB materials,access to staff development programs and pays for school site reviews
  • $9,000 for IB Conferences and teacher staff development
  • $3,000 Art Masters
  • $3,000 for the middle school technology curriculum
  • $10,000 for curriculum writers and grade/ dept. team coaching

Our major fundraiser for these funds is the IB Hawk Trot!

How you can help?

Please support our fundraiser with whatever amount you can contribute. Our Hawk Trot targets somefunding levels, but if you can give more, please do.

Also, please start asking your students about the IB Learner Profile we are learning in class. It helps reinforce the development of our IB community and culture while helping our academic community takeits first steps into a much bigger world.

The IB Learner Profile

  • Inquirers
  • Knowledgeable
  • Thinkers
  • Communicators
  • Principled
  • Open-minded
  • Caring
  • Risk-takers
  • Balanced
  • Reflective

Go Hawks!

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