The Peter Gruber International Academy is an IB World School for grades 7 through 12, offering the Middle Years and Diploma Programmes from the International Baccalaureate Organization.  We are accredited by Middle States as well as the IB.  All graduates receive the Middle States High School Diploma, and many receive the coveted IB Diploma.  

Profile of a Graduate

A graduate of the Peter Gruber International Academy will be:

  • independent
  • innovative
  • passionate about learning
  • appreciative of diversity
  • a global citizen
  • a knowledgeable, inquisitive and reflective critical thinker
  • a caring and open-minded communicator
  • a principled and balanced risk-taker
  • able and willing to create and foster a better world through understanding and respect for all


As a member of the PGIA, I commit myself to being principled, honest, and well balanced.  I will foster a place where all feel safe to be open-minded and risk-takers.  I will be respectful to my peers, my educators, my environment, and myself.  I will apply my best effort on assignments and assessments in an academically honest way.  I will promote change in our community and world through making service an integral part of my life. I will love myself unconditionally and only engage in positive peer interaction.  I will strive to be the best person that I can be, will work to develop to my full potential physically, intellectually, and morally, and commit to incorporate all of the IB Learner Profile traits in all of my words and actions.