The International Baccalaureate program aims to develop inquiring, knowledgeable and caring young people who are motivated to succeed.
Columbia River High School was authorized as an IB World School in 1994. This magnet program draws students from all areas of Clark County. Admission to this rigorous four-year program is by competitive application based on prior academic success, interest and motivation, written communication skills and interview.
Students in ninth and 10th grades enter as part of our Pre-Baccalaureate program. The PB program is taught at the honors level with an international perspective. It is designed to prepare students for the rigors and university-level work required of the International Baccalaureate Diploma Program for students in 11th and 12th grades.