• Pre-Diploma Programme (PDP)

    The ACE Pre-Diploma Programme (PDP) is a two year preparatory program for the anticipated IB Diploma Programme.  Any student interested in pursuing an IB Diploma needs to participate in the advanced Pre-Diploma curriculum.  It is the best way a student can prepare for the rigor of the IB programme.

     IB Learner Profile.

    ACE Pre-Diploma Program (ACE PDP) - 9th Grades

    8 Total Credits

    Group Course Descriptions Credits Course Options
    Group 1 Language 1 Advanced English I
    Group 2 World Languages 1 Advanced Spanish  1/2,
    Advanced French  1/2, 
    Latin I, or
    Mandarin 1
    Group 3 Individuals & Societies 1 AP Government
    Group 4 Sciences 1 Advanced Integrated Science 1
    Group 5 Mathematics  1 Algebra I, Honors Geometry, or Honors Algebra II
    Group 6 The Arts & Electives 0.5
    0.5
    Health
    Physical Education
    1 Required 1 Freshman Seminar
    1 Student Choice

    ACE Pre-Diploma Program (ACE PDP) - 10th Grade

    8 Total Credits

    Group Course Descriptions Credits Course Options
    Group 1 Language 1 Advanced English II
    Group 2 World Languages 1 Advanced Spanish 2/3,
    Advanced French 2/3, 
    Latin II, or
    Mandarin 2
    Group 3 Individuals & Societies 1 Advanced World Civilization
    Group 4 Sciences 2 Advanced Integrated Science 2 AND
    Advanced Biology
    Group 5 Mathematics  1 Advanced Geometry, Advanced Algebra II, or Pre-Calculus
    Group 6 The Arts & Electives 1 Advanced Visual & Performing Arts
    1 Student Choice

    Art, Band, Orchestra, Chorus, Family and Consumer Science classes, and Business classes are just some of the possible elective choices your Freshman and Sophomore student may choose from.

    Additional ACE Pre-Diploma Information:

    ACE Pre-Diploma and IB Academic Monitoring Procedure

    ACE Pre-Diploma CAS Requirement

    Tates Creek High School Academic Honor Code Policy