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IBworld logoJ.R. Tucker High School is an IBMYP and DP World School.  J.R. Tucker is proud to be part of the partnership with Tuckahoe Middle and Fairfield Middle in Henrico County. IB World Schools share a common philosophy–a commitment to high quality, challenging, international education that J.R. Tucker HS believes is important for its students.

J.R. Tucker Mission Statement–John Randolph Tucker High School is committed to helping students achieve their potential to be productive, responsible citizens whose ability to think critically and to work cooperatively will prepare them for their place in a global society.

Questions regarding Tucker’s IB Program?                                                          Contact IBMYP & DP Coordinator, Ellie Harper.  emharper@henrico.k12.va.us or call the IB Office (804)967-2320

Read a welcome message from the IB Coordinator to the Class of 2023 and take a virtual campus tour of Tucker.

Did you know??

  • The IB is offered in over 153 countries to approximately 1, 120, 000 students.
  • Currently, there are 1,356 MYP and 3,182 authorized DP schools worldwide.  And the number keeps growing.

The All About IB 2018-2019 booklet is now available online.  The booklet is the “manual” for how we do IB in Henrico County.  It provides an overview of the MYP and DP, as well as policies that align with IB requirements and that were created with input from IB coordinators, the IB Specialist, IB teachers, IB counselors, librarians, administrators, parents, and students.

If you missed the IB Freshman Orientation on June 3, 2019 here is the Supply List FY 2019-20.  The English 9 Honors summer reading list is required. It was included in packet distributed 6/3/19 and can also be accessed below.  Packets were mailed home for those families who could not attend.  Here is the presentation.

Optional enrichment activities / presumed knowledge for fall 2019:

English 9 Summer Reading–required for rising freshmen

Personal Project–required for rising sophomores

Extended Essay–required for rising juniors

DP English 11

MYP Geometry

MYP Algebra 2     Algebra 2 instructions

MYP Extended Math        MYP Extended Math key

DP Math Studies SL

DP Mathematics SL

DP Art (seniors)

MYP Spanish 2

MYP Spanish 4

DP Spanish–juniors and seniors

MYP French 3

DP French–juniors and seniors

DP Biology 11

DP Chemistry 11

DP Chemistry 12

MYP World History II

MYP VA_US Comparative Government

DP History of the Americas

DP World Topics 12

TOK 11

TOK 12