The DP at IST

The DP was introduced at IST in 1983. The DP is a two year programme based primarily on courses leading to the IB Diploma or IB Certificates.

IST offers a wide range of standard level and higher level courses. Course selection at this stage in a student’s life entails important decisions and should be made in consultation with parents, teachers and a counsellor. These choices must take into account each student’s

  • long-term education and career goals,
  • demonstrated skills and strengths, and
  • current interests.

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IST offers an incredible breadth of opportunities to students allowing them to achieve according to their interests. Whether your child is an aspiring athlete, accomplished musician, budding scientist or passionate advocate for the underdog, they'll find support and inspiration to take on new challenges in our exceptionally diverse community.


Secondary Campus: In Pictures

The International School of Tanganyika is proud to be accredited by / a member of these respected organisations:

Welcome to IST Secondary

Blair Peterson
Trixie Siemens
Vice Principal
Kristine Greenlaw
Vice Principal
Tom Triller
Director of Teaching and Learning
Jeremy George
DP Coordinator
Juliana Karubi
Office Manager
Mwamy Sykes
Admissions Director
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