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Transfers interested in IB

Curriculum Transfer students

(for students who DO NOT live in the Anderson neighborhood)

 

PLEASE NOTE: This is a TWO STEP process,

scroll down for ALL the information.

 

 

Attend IB Experience (January 17, 2019, 7 PM, Anderson theater) to make sure IB is for you! ALL your questions answered, by current and former students!

 

Applications are accepted from current 8th, 9th, or 10th graders

 

 

STEP 1: 

  • Go to AISD’s Parent Cloud at my.austinisd.org to log in or create an account
  • Search for AISD Intent to Apply to Magnet/Application Program
  • Follow prompts given to “Add new student” and/or “New Intent to Apply”
  • Check boxes of interested programs
  • SCROLL DOWN to bottom to add teacher emails for recommendations and to Save & submit

 

Parents MUST complete STEP 1 with AISD for student to be considered for transfer to Anderson's IB program EVEN if student is currently NOT in an AISD school.

 

STEP 2: 

  • Follow instructions on application to submit additional components by due date of February 1 (by mail or email)
  • Recommendations are required of the student’s current mathematics and English teachers. 
    • We will accept the IB Teacher Recommendation form embedded in the IB application OR the teacher recommendation provided by the AISD Intent to Apply page. Please DO NOT request both of your teachers.
    • Teachers will return forms directly to IB coordinator.

 

Acceptance/denial letters will be mailed March 1.

 

Intent to enroll forms (included with acceptances) must be postmarked/emailed by March 15.


Advising events and deadlines:

Jan. 17 - 7 PM, IB Experience, Anderson theater

Jan. 30 - 9:15 to 11:00 AM, Open House for all 8th grade students, parents drop off at theater

Jan. 30 - 5:30 to 7:30 PM, Anderson course fair, open to ALL, Anderson gym

Jan. 31 - AISD deadline to apply for non-IB transfer to Anderson, please visit www.austinisd.org/transfer

Feb. 1 - Deadline for IB transfer (internal and external students)

Feb. 6 - 6:00 to 8:00 PM, Anderson parent night, hosted by Anderson counseling department, cafeteria