Dove Elementary is an International Baccalaureate (IB) Primary Years Programme Candidate School. These are schools that share a common philosophy--a commitment to a high quality, challenging, international education that Dove believes is important for our learners. The International Baccalaureate aims to develop inquiring, knowledgeable and caring young people who help to create a better and more peaceful world through intercultural understanding and respect. Teachers at Dove have received specialized training in IB philosophies and practices and work to implement GCISD curricular expectations and experiences through the context of an International Baccalaureate design. For more information about the International Baccalaureate Candidate School at Dove Elementary, click here.