We couldn’t support the IB Programme without people like:

Melinda & Brian Gelb • Neena Palathinkal • Brad & Stacey Thomas • Cindy Kelly • Patricia Moore • Elisa Schwartz • Brian Edwards • Catriona Comb • Maria Teresa Peña • Thuy Van Chau • David & Jin Dozier, III • Ravikiron Ainpudi • Hemisha Patel • Kai Coshow-Rains • Marla Akins • Mary Angelo • Nighat Ansari • Ellaine Archeta • Radha Bhatta • Deanna Boss • Gilda Burg • Monica Chang • Stephanie Clark • Heather Coffey • Yi Chia & Brian Curtin • Scarlet Detjen • Jamie & Aaron Eckhardt • Pamela Goldin • Anu Gummaraju • Christy Gupta • Lynette Hathaway • Liz Immen • Israt Jahan • Kavita Jain • Maritza Kalantar • Loveleen Kang • Ravi Karthaka • Sujana Katoju • Hima Khammampadpalli • David Kinnard • Kandice & Sunny Lam • So Kuen Lam • Kandice Lam • Anna Masina • Edward Matura • Mack & Debbie McCormick • Alice Montalto • Cosmas & Lilian Oguejiofor • Christine Panganiban • Young Park • Anita & Sarju Patel • Audra Powell • Swapna Ravipati • Joan & Michael Rosenblum • Roxanne & Mike Rowan • Raghuveer Sankineni • Jacqueline Scott • Meena Senthil • Rithi Shivaram • John Sklet • Donaveen Stevenson • Jennifer Thomas • Eddie Vance • Thao Vo • Revati Vogeti • Petrona Waite-Robinson • Richard & Susan Wiggins • Steven Williams • Marisol Wong • Joy & Robert Worthington • Sheela Yadav • Gail Yip-Chuck • Guixiang Zeng


We are still working on the King IB t-shirt design, and plan to have the shirts delivered by late September or early October – thank you for your patience.

If you haven’t joined or renewed yet, please click here to help support the best academic program around.

The new CAS Handbook is available for download, under CAS on the menu bar.

You can follow us on Twitter now: @KingIBC1

Welcome to all of our Freshman and any transferred students, and welcome back to our Seniors, Juniors and Sophomores!!! We wish you the best of luck this school year and look forward to supporting you, your family, administration and faculty.

Please encourage your parents to support the IB Programme and King High by becoming Parent Partners. They can do so by clicking here to sign up for the 2016-2017 school year.  You will receive a complimentary King IB t-shirt, and they will be added to the email list to ensure they are plugged in to all of the things going on in King IB!

Thank you from all of us at King IB Connection – Go Lions!

Please join us in congratulating Nishira Mitchell (AP – Magnet Curriculum) on her selection to present at the upcoming IB Conference for the Americas in Toronto, Canada. Mrs. Mitchell’s presentation is titled: “Diversity and Achievement in an International Baccalaureate Program in an Urban Area“.

You can click on the following link to read the letter: Acceptance Letter from IB.ORG. We’re proud of your accomplishment Mrs. Mitchell!

On behalf of the students, administration, Ms. Stalnaker and Mr. Mills, King IBC wants to extend our heartfelt gratitude to Kai Coshow Rains and MaryAnn Vance for planning and pulling off this year’s Sophomore Sweet Endings event.  Thanks also go to Cathy Padgett, Marcy Plunkett, Champ Sekar, Deanna Boss, Shari Cardozo and Cyndi Mohler for their superb help with logistics, decorating the cafeteria, preparing the smoothies and cookies/brownies for our students! The event was a big hit with the students; especially after finishing the AP Euro exam Friday afternoon!


Here is a picture of the whole Sophomore Sweet Endings team:


From left to right: Marcy, Kai, Cathy, Deanna, Champ, MaryAnn, Shari and Cyndi

A huge “THANK YOU” to Austin Craven and Smoothie King – Temple Terrace at 5207 E Fowler for donating the smoothies (a big hit with the students)!!!


A special thanks to the following parents for donating cookies and brownies for the event: Thuy-Van Chau, Chamila Rajapakse, Elisa Schwartz, Holly Carapella, Jui Vora, Catriona Comb, Raquel Carvallo, Marcia Cubillos, Amy Stuart, Maria Hyden, Tess Pena, Champa Dhanashekar, Aditi Patidar, and Elizabeth McCullough.

The King IB Connection is in need of current parents/guardians to help fulfill roles on the Board and key chair positions for the 2016-2017 school year. Without your involvement, support of the IB Programme at King would be almost impossible. If you are interested, please contact David Dozier at president@kingib.org or Nishira Mitchell (Assistant Principal – Magnet Curriculum) at nishira.mitchell@sdhc.k12.fl.us.

Congratulations to the Class of 2017 on their official induction into the International Baccalaureate Programme. The Junior Class celebrated this landmark at their official Pinning Ceremony with Mr. Rowan, Mrs. Mitchell and Ferguson, and their families.

Thank you to Bob LeVine (the former Chairman of the Harvard Schools Committee for the West Coast of Florida) for his words of encouragement and inspiration!

A special thank you to the wonderful parents who donated their time and contributed baked goods and drinks; especially Patty Moore and her family. We couldn’t have done it without you!!

The King IB Connection, Administration and Faculty wishes to congratulate the Class of 2016 on their IB Diploma rate of 95%, making for the 6th consecutive year of 90% or better – a record for the Hillsborough County School District!!! We are all so very proud of you and your accomplishment, and wish you all the best on your collegiate journey.

Congratulations to all of our students on completing another year of school. Please click on the following page to download the appropriate assignments for the upcoming school year. Remember, school starts on August 10th this year.

Summer Assignments

KHS Music Department Invited to Carnegie Hall

Congratulations to Dr. Dre Graham and the KHS Music Department! The music department is one of only three that have been invited to perform at Carnegie Hall in New York City. They will be traveling to NYC on Saturday and will be performing in the prestigious hall on Monday, April 4th. Please join us in congratulating […]

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Class of 2016 IB Senior Banquet Info

The Class of 2016 International Baccalaureate Senior Banquet will be held at the Embassy Suites (USF) on Wednesday, June 1st, 2016; and starts at 6 PM. Please join us as we celebrate the culmination of a 4-year journey in the IB Programme at KHS! For more info, please visit: http://kingib.org/seniors/senior-banquet/. You can order your tickets by […]

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Another Record Breaker – 97%!!!

The King IB Connection, Administration and Faculty wishes to congratulate the Class of 2015 on breaking the previous King IB Diploma rate of 96% by achieving a 97%!!! We are all so very proud of you and your accomplishment, and wish you all the best on your collegiate journey.

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