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Port Moody Secondary School
School District No. 43 (Coquitlam)
IB Programme Registration Information

​PMSS IB Applications

Thank you for your interest in the IB programme at PMSS. This year, we are using a hybrid application process requiring 5 components.

1)    Online PMSS IB Foundations/IB Application

Student Application

Submit before 4 pm on January 22nd.

2)    Online PMSS IB Foundations/IB Student Background

Student Background

Submit before 4 pm on January 22nd.

3)    Report Card

Email a PDF copy of the most recent report card to

4)    Student Reflection (paper- this can be picked up from PMSS)

Attach small photograph of student and provide to current teacher with Teacher Report. Submit to PMSS with the Confidential Teacher Report envelope.

5)    Confidential Teacher Report (paper- this can be picked up from PMSS or teachers may complete online)

Confidential teacher report

Current teacher to complete report and seal in envelope to return to student.

The student is responsible for submitting all paper documents to PMSS on January 27th, 2018.

Step 1:

Determine that the IB Programme is the best choice to meet your secondary school educational needs. There are a wide variety of excellent programmes available to all students of School District 43.

Step 2:

Attend one of the Parent/Student Information Meetings held at PMSS. Dates for 2018 are Tuesday, January 9 or Thursday, January 11 from 7:00-8:30 p.m. in the Large Gym.

If unable to attend or if you have any questions, contact Mr. Sean Lenihan, the I.B. Coordinator, at the school for information. 

Step 3:

Complete the online registration and application forms. These will be open from January 10th until 4 pm on January 22nd, 2018. Please check back to this website on January 10th for details.

Step 4:

Attend the testing session Saturday January 27, 2018 from 8:30 a.m. to 1:00pm. at PMSS. Only applicants who submit applications by the Jan 22 deadline will be permitted to participate in the testing session.

Candidates will be assessed on their abilities in mathematics, and reading and writing in English. They will also be assessed on their interactive problem solving abilities.

Step 5:

All applicants will be contacted as to the success of their applications by email on February 8th.

Step 6:

Successful applicants will return their acceptance of the offer by email, fax or in person to PMSS by February 15, 2018. 

Step 7:

All successful applicants will attend an IB Registration evening on Tuesday, February 20, 2018 from 7-8 pm.

Port Moody Secondary School

300 Albert Street, Port Moody BC
V3H 2M5
604-939-6656 604-937-8057
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
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