Thornton Elementary School is an International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme Candidate school. We provide a challenging, engaging, relevant and inquiry-based education developing students that exhibit international-mindedness. The programme is comprised of a transdisiciplinary framework encouraging students to develop an understanding of the world around them through their studies. Spanish is offered as second language for kindergarten through fifth grade. An education through these studies provides students with a rigorous, world class education.