International Preparatory School - IPS

The International Preparatory School (IPS) is a private English medium pre-primary and primary school situated on spacious grounds in Labourdonnais Village.

THE SCHOOL AT A GLANCE

The school was founded in 1989 to meet the needs of the many expatriates and Mauritian families living in this rapidly developing region.
• Our student body of approximately 360 children come from varied linguistic, cultural and social backgrounds.
• Our teaching staff are recruited both locally and internationally. IPS caters for children from the ages of 3, in the Nurse

Operating as usual

17/05/2021
Photos from International Preparatory School - IPS's post 14/05/2021

Eid Mubarak from all of us at IPS.

11/05/2021

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Photos from International Preparatory School - IPS's post 11/05/2021

Year 4 Yellow had fun playing games against their friends at school and around the world on Mathletics for World Math Day.

12/04/2021

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08/04/2021

IPS Mauritius is looking for new team members to start in August 2021. If you would like to join us, apply now by sending a CV (including recent photograph) and Covering Letter to [email protected]. The closing date for applications is 30.04.21. Only fully qualified, motivated and outstanding teachers will be considered.

IPS Mauritius is looking for new team members to start in August 2021. If you would like to join us, apply now by sending a CV (including recent photograph) and Covering Letter to [email protected]. The closing date for applications is 30.04.21. Only fully qualified, motivated and outstanding teachers will be considered.

Photos from International Preparatory School - IPS's post 22/03/2021

Puppet shows, story bags, drama, art, music and movement are some of the ways in which the Year 1 students expressed their creativity and storytelling talent.

International Preparatory School (Mauritius) recrute pour des postes de Human Resources Officer (Rivière du Rempart, Maurice) | LinkedIn 18/03/2021

International Preparatory School (Mauritius) recrute pour des postes de Human Resources Officer (Rivière du Rempart, Maurice) | LinkedIn

We need an exceptional Human Resources Officer!

International Preparatory School (Mauritius) recrute pour des postes de Human Resources Officer (Rivière du Rempart, Maurice) | LinkedIn Publié il y a il y a 51 minutes. THE POSTThis is a key post in supporting the management and staff at IPS to be effective in their… Voir ceci ainsi que d’autres offres d’emploi similaires sur LinkedIn.

15/03/2021

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12/03/2021

Happy Independence and Republic Day to all.
Long live Mauritius!

Happy Independence and Republic Day to all.
Long live Mauritius!

09/03/2021
08/03/2021

Happy International Women’s Day 2021!



In recognition of #IWD2021, we’d like to acknowledge and celebrate all the intelligent, talented and hard-working women in our IPS community.



This year’s theme is #ChoosetoChallenge, and at IPS we remain committed to empowering all of our students to play their part in shaping a world where everyone can thrive.



#InternationalWomensDay #ChoosetoChallenge #GenerationEquality

Happy International Women’s Day 2021!



In recognition of #IWD2021, we’d like to acknowledge and celebrate all the intelligent, talented and hard-working women in our IPS community.



This year’s theme is #ChoosetoChallenge, and at IPS we remain committed to empowering all of our students to play their part in shaping a world where everyone can thrive.



#InternationalWomensDay #ChoosetoChallenge #GenerationEquality

Photos from International Preparatory School - IPS's post 02/03/2021

Year 3 took on the role of the teacher in Year 2 and shared their knowledge of water.

Photos from International Preparatory School - IPS's post 18/02/2021

Check out Year 5! They have been making animated movies using the app Stop Motion! Their movies told the story of an important issue to them. They made movies about bullying, plastic pollution, stray animals and global warming as well as other important issues.

Photos from International Preparatory School - IPS's post 02/02/2021

Visual Arts is integrating with the Unit of Inquiry for Year 5 as they explore how images make a difference, in life and in marketing.

International Preparatory School - IPS updated their business hours. 02/02/2021

International Preparatory School - IPS updated their business hours.

International Preparatory School - IPS updated their business hours.

Photos from International Preparatory School - IPS's post 29/01/2021

IPS' Nursery program is now accepting applications. Learn more about IPS' Inquiry-Based approach and learning through play by booking a visit with our admissions department today by calling 266 1973.

Photos from International Preparatory School - IPS's post 25/01/2021

Year 6 explored how governments and their decisions can promote or deny human rights. The students compared the articles in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights with the rights stated in the Constitution of the Republic of Mauritius.

18/01/2021

The Year 5s started their unit on Fractions & Decimals this week by cutting up Oreos and KitKats into fractions and displaying them by creating digital posters

08/12/2020

Our Nursery students sharing their love of music with their parents

07/12/2020

IPS performed live at La Croisette this Saturday and shared The Power of Music. Our students were truly risk-takers!

04/12/2020

Reef Conservation visited IPS with their “Bis La Mer” for a hands-on learning experience for our Year 4 students on human impact on coral reefs.

02/12/2020

Our Year 3 students investigating the wind speed with their handcrafted anemometers.

01/12/2020

Join IPS at La Croisette this Saturday at 17:00 to see our students perform live!

https://www.facebook.com/events/731738147774499/

01/12/2020

Check out IPS in the news, pg 31 of Dimanche L’Hebdo.

26/11/2020

Our Year 4's welcomed special guest Paul Choy to speak with them today about his trip to the Chernobyl exclusion zone for their inquiry into the Human Footprint.

23/11/2020

Year 2's had special teachers this week our very own Year 5 students.

23/11/2020

Last call to register for IPS workshop on Inquiry-Based Learning on November 26th @17:00. Register at the link below.

https://forms.gle/vm8oAFSvk7vg1U5r8

19/11/2020

Want to learn more about 21st Century Learning?

Register today for IPS' Workshop on inquiry-based learning!

https://forms.gle/vm8oAFSvk7vg1U5r8

13/11/2020

The new upper primary building at IPS was officially inaugurated on Nov 6th by Dr. Autrey, Chancellor of the University of Mauritius. He was joined by the Head of School, Mrs. Bigaignon, President of the IPS Board of Governors, Mr. Beeharry, parents, staff and special guests.

13/11/2020

IPS wishes you a Happy Diwali!

05/11/2020

Teachers at IPS recently completed the course 'ESL in the Mainstream Classroom'. Through the course, teachers learn further strategies to provide support for students who are not native English speakers. Thank you to Mr. Greyvenstein for his ongoing dedication to the development of EAL learning at IPS and for leading this course.

23/10/2020

IPS started the new half term by jumping into the pool this week with the commencement of our swimming program.

23/10/2020

International Preparatory School - IPS's cover photo

01/10/2020

Students, Parents & Faculty enjoyed participating in IPS' annual cross country race

Learning at IPS

The International Preparatory School (IPS) is a fully authorised International Baccalaureate World School offering the Primary Years Programme. IPS is a private English medium pre-primary and primary school situated on spacious grounds in Labourdonnais Village, a rural sugar growing area in the north of Mauritius. At IPS teaching and learning takes place within a constructivist context (using the IBPYP) where students build new knowledge upon previous knowledge to fulfil our vision of inspiring our learners to thrive in a world of change.

The International Preparatory School (IPS) is a fully authorised International Baccalaureate World School offering the Primary Years Programme. IPS is a private English medium pre-primary and primary school situated on spacious grounds in Labourdonnais Village, a rural sugar growing area in the north of Mauritius. At IPS teaching and learning take place within a constructivist context (using the IBPYP) where students build new knowledge upon previous knowledge to fulfil our vision of inspiring our learners to thrive in a world of change.

Curricilum

At IPS, learning takes place through inquiry and exploration, where students are encouraged to ask questions, build on prior knowledge and investigate concepts and ideas in depth in order to make new connections and draw conclusions. Teachers use thoroughly organised documentation to carefully plan for transdiscipinary learning across the primary phases, where subjects are combined to form meaningful themes and contexts which lead to real-life learning and practical problem-solving. At IPS, students learn essential skills - such as communication skills, critical thinking skills and social skills, self-management skills and research skills - which allow them to become life-long learners who can apply their knowledge and understanding in a variety of

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Labourdonnais Village
Mapou

Opening Hours

Monday 07:30 - 16:00
Tuesday 07:30 - 16:00
Wednesday 07:30 - 15:00
Thursday 07:30 - 16:00
Friday 07:30 - 16:00
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