January 20, 2006
Hello I am not a parent but a soon to be student at Ida Baker High GO BULLDOGS anyway the school is beautiful it is full of so many extra curriculers its hard to decide what to choose . Also the dresscode is not so strict you know approite for a learning enviroment oh and this is great we can wear flip-flops.Now this might sound over-whelming for some but theres two floors jam packed with classes of all sorts there is 297 classrooms plus more ,7 sets of stairs,and 8 restrooms.Oh and the cafeteria also populary known as the 'Baker Bistro' IS AWESOME it has 5 lines all the time filled with pizzas ,chicken,salad,wraps,calsones etc. all freshly made each day the highest price is 4 dollars.Now the clubs they have NJHS,Key Club,SADD,Student Govt.,Marching Band,Foreign Language,Model UN,Football,Basketball,Golf,Soccer,Softball,Track,Art Club, Chess Club,Dance Club,Debate Team,Scholars club,academic teams,class officers,cheerleading,honor society,swimming,baseball,cross country,volleyball,wrestling,tennis,weight lifting,FFEA,color guard,DECA thats alot huh.NOW the academics a specialized curriculum students can choose one of many of them each year and they also change each year and you have to pass to go to the next level of the class.The next open house is thursday the 26th of January ay 3500 Agualinda Blvd. contact them at (239)458-6690 or check out there website leeschools.net/schools/ibh thank you and remember 'Success Is The Only Option'.
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