Tag Archives: IB

Why Choose IB? A Languages Perspective

With the credibility of A-levels recently being brought into question in the media, there has never been a better time to choose the IB at sixth form level.  Here, Scarborough College’s Modern Languages department discuss the relative merits of studying a language at IB. For the IB everyone has to do a language at one […]

No need to worry about University Clearing Process

As many students steel themselves for A-level results day in a few weeks’ time, the majority of Scarborough College students already know where they’re going as IB results were out on 6th July. Summer’s sorted, then. Just another advantage of IB over A-levels: not only does the course finish earlier, prepare you for life at […]

Maths should be compulsory until age 18

If you’ve seen or heard the news today you will know that leading scientists have urged that all 16-18 year olds should be studying mathematics, no matter what their future course or vocation turns out to be. Well at Scarborough College all 6th form students study the IB which sees all students studying maths – […]