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IB Learners Are…

Balanced

Dragons are balanced! They understand the importance of intellectual, physical and emotional balance to achieve personal well-being for themselves and others.

Caring

Dragons show empathy, compassion and respect towards the needs and feelings of others. They have a personal commitment to service, and they make a positive difference in the lives of others and in the world around them.

Communicators

SGS students understand and express ideas and information confidently and creatively. They are proficient in more than one language and can communicate in a variety of ways. Plus, they are willing and effective collaborators with others.

Inquirers

SGS students embody the spirit of being inquirers as they explore new subjects and pursue knowledge with curiosity and enthusiasm.

Knowledgable

Saint George’s students are Knowledgeable! They explore concepts, ideas and issues that have local and global significance. That’s how they acquire in-depth knowledge and develop understanding across a broad and balanced range of disciplines.

Open Minded

Saint George’s Dragons understand and appreciate their own cultures and personal histories. They are open to the perspectives, values and traditions of other people and communities. They seek out and evaluate a range of viewpoints and are willing to grow from the experience!

Principled

Dragons are Principled. They act with integrity and honesty, with a strong sense of fairness, justice and respect for the dignity of others. They take responsibility for their own actions and the effects they have on others.

Reflective

Dragons are reflective. They thoughtfully consider their own learning and experiences. Dragons are able to evaluate and understand their own strengths and limitations, which enhances their academic and personal development.

Risk Takers

Dragons are risk-takers! Our students approach unfamiliar situations with courage and forethought, and they have the independence of spirit to explore new roles, ideas and strategies. They are also confident and articulate in defending their beliefs.

Thinkers

Saint George’s students are thinkers! They have a thirst to learn, and they apply thinking skills in critical and creative ways. They consider new ideas, recognize and approach complex problems, and think deeply about the world around them