International Baccalaureate Program
Did You Know?
Luther students, even though from diverse social and cultural backgrounds, have the opportunity to be part of tightly woven community of students, parents, alumni, teachers and staff. Typically 12% of the school’s student body originates from outside of Canada.
The gym officially opened July 8, 1951. The Sunday afternoon celebration, attended by 1,500 people, featured speeches followed by an evening celebration with another 1,500 people in attendance to hear the Luther Choir and the RCMP Band.
Luther College High School is recognized as one of the four best university preparatory schools in western Canada with as many as 96% of Luther graduates pursuing post-secondary educations.
The Tuck Shop for snacks was at the bottom of the south stairs going to what is now the cafeteria. The legendary beans in a cone were considered a healthier & cheaper alternative to what students purchased across the street at the Aintree.
Through the A Time To Build capital campaign, we have added 46,897 square feet of space to Luther College High School, including the Semple gymnasium - the largest high school gym in Regina.
When the College was first looking to relocate from Melville to Regina, it considered land at College & Winnipeg, College & Broad, and 23rd & Albert, finally settling on 18 acres of land on the west end of property owned by Government House, now called Royal Street.
In the late 1920's, during an in-house baseball tournament, Rex Schneider entered a team called "Prof Schneider's Battling Lions." This is the first hint that someday Luther teams would be known as the Lions.
The International Baccalaureate provides an enriched curriculum that both covers and extends beyond regular Saskatchewan curricula in its depth and detail. It emphasizes the development of the necessary critical skills that university-bound students need to master: reflecting, inquiring, thinking, analyzing and evaluating.
Luther College High School offers capable, enthusiastic students in grades eleven and twelve the opportunity to pursue the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Programme of studies.
The IB Diploma Programme exists to develop students who increasingly exemplify the traits of the IB Learner Profile. As IB learners, we as a community strive to be:
The IB Diploma Programme seeks to educate the whole person—intellectually, physically, socially and spiritually, while promoting international understanding and a more peaceful world.
The IB Diploma Programme is an academically rigorous, enriched program that covers and extends beyond Saskatchewan curricula in depth and breadth. It is a globally recognized and acclaimed standard for university preparation. It emphasizes the development of approaches to learning that university-bound students need to master:
- Thinking skills
- Communication skills
- Social skills
- Self-management skills
- Research skills
If the IB Program is of interest to you, please submit the following:
Grade 9 expression of interest - Once available, fill out this form if you are interested in IB.
Grade 10 students - Grade 10 IB Application Form