Academics

Bannister’s educational program is patterned after the classical educational program called the Trivium. A classical education is a three-part process of training the mind.

Paideia is a set of beliefs about education including active and rigorous teaching methods Paideia is a holistic approach to life-long learning with roots in ancient Greece. 

The study of Latin teaches students how to think critically and analytically, and how to handle concepts with ease. 

 

K-12 Education lays down the cornerstones for fundamental language and critical thinking skills.

 

K-12 Education lays down the cornerstones for fundamental language and critical thinking skills.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

IB Candidate School

Bannister Academy is a Candidate School* for the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme [DP].

We are pursuing authorization as an IB World School. These are schools that share a common philosophy—a commitment to high quality, challenging, international education that we believe is important for our students.

*Only schools authorized by the IB Organization can offer any of its four academic programmes: the Primary Years Programme (PYP), the Middle Years Programme (MYP), the Diploma Programme, or the Career-related Programme (CP).

Candidate status gives no guarantee that authorization will be granted. For further information about the IB and its programmes, visit www.ibo.org.