Looking for one of best IB schools in USA? Please have a look at The Village School in Houston, Texas. Great co-educational boarding school. The Village High School admitted its first freshman class at the beginning of the 2008-2009 academic year.One of the great advantages that comes with starting a new school is the opportunity to hire a gifted group of inspirational and highly qualified educators from around the U.S. and the world. Village High School students may enter into the IB Diploma Programme at the beginning of their 11th grade year. It is a two-year commitment to a particular course of study, special classes, an extended essay project, a minimum number of hours in service to the community and final examinations. Our middle and high school students may also choose to take part in the Meritas Music Festival. Band, choir and orchestra members come together with peers from around the world to play, learn, share and have fun. They also receive expert instruction from Meritas’ best fine arts instructors and special master musicians. Our Athletic Programs develop well-rounded student-athletes by providing athletic opportunities that build confidence, inspire teamwork and foster good health with more than 85% of its student body playing one sport. Village offers a variety of individual and team sports so that every student has the opportunity to participate.