YEAR 10 IB-LINK PROGRAM
YEAR 10 ENTRY POINT TO THE SENIOR IB DIPLOMA PROGRAMME
The Year 10 IB Link program has been developed as an entry point for Alamanda P-9 College students seeking to continue their IB education.
The program is intended for students wishing to undertake the Senior IB Diploma Programme in years 11 and 12 at Werribee Secondary College.
IB-Link focuses on enquiry based assessments, extended investigations and the community. It bridges the gap between students MYP (Middle Years) and DP (Diploma Programme) learning journeys.
Alamanda College families considering the Year 10 IB-LINK program at Werribee Secondary College can apply below.
Mathematics (High Level)
Humanities (History & Geography)
Health & Physical Education
Respectful Relationships & Pathways (RRP)
1 Compulsory Elective: Creative Action & Advocacy
Your Selection Of 3 More Electives (Chosen in September)
ENTRY REQUIREMENTS & APPLICATIONS FOR IB-LINK
Only Alamanda P-9 College students are eligible to apply for this program.
If there is an excess of applications, admission to the IB-Link program is conditional upon:
- There being vacancies at the year level
- Students having achieved the academic standards required
- Having submitted the application form and required documents by the closing date
- Attendance at pre-selection interview
Applications to the IB Link program require copies of the following supporting documents:
- Complete reports for previous school year
- Prior semester reports for current year (if available)
- Year 7 and 9 NAPLAN results
- Birth certificate and/or Passport & visa (if not an Australian citizen)
APPLICANTS WILL BE CONTACTED BY EARLY JULY 2022 FOR PRE-SELECTION INTERVIEWS.
PLACES IN THE PROGRAM WILL BE CONFIRMED AT THE END OF JULY.
IB-LINK INFORMATION SESSION FAQ
AN ONLINE INFORMATION SESSION FOR ALAMANDA FAMILIES WAS HELD ON 23RD MAY 2022.
IF YOU MISSED THE SESSION OR HAVE FURTHER QUESTIONS ABOUT IB LINK, PLEASE READ THIS FAQ.
This FAQ covers both IB Link and IBDP.
SUBMIT IB-LINK APPLICATION FORM
2023 APPLICATIONS FOR ALAMANDA STUDENTS
APPLICATIONS OPEN: 24 MAY 2022
APPLICATIONS CLOSE: 17 JUNE 2022
Complete the online application form and attach the above requested documentation.
CONTACT & FAQ
All enquiries regarding the Werribee Secondary College IB-Link program should be directed to our Assistant Principal of Middle School
Email is the preferred method of contact
Ms Helene Refuerzo
(03) 9741 1822
MY CHILD CURRENTLY ATTENDS ANOTHER SCHOOL OTHER THAN ALAMANDA, CAN WE APPLY FOR IB-LINK?
As mentioned above, ONLY Alamanda P-9 College students are eligible to apply.
If your child is not a current Alamanda student you will need to contact the Assistant Principal: Middle School to discuss your eligibility to apply for IB-Link.
WILL YOU EMAIL ME MORE DETAILS AFTER I APPLY?
To streamline the application process, we have made all information available online (above on this page).
We will contact you via email or phone should we require additional information or supporting documentation regarding your application.
To avoid any delays, please be sure to include ALL of the requested documentation in your application.
(If you are unable to attach these digitally please promptly deliver them to the school in a clearly labelled envelope, however, digital submission is preferred).
If your application is successful, you will be contacted in July regarding a pre-selection interview / placement.
HOW DO I APPLY FOR YEAR 10 IB-LINK FOR FUTURE YEARS (2024 OR BEYOND)
As testing and reports are required to enter the program, we only accept registrations/applications for the following year.
If you are wishing to apply for IB-Link for 2024, please check back in May 2023.