IB Examination Information

Registration for IB Exams

  • Students who will be taking an IB exam complete registration forms for IB exams in early October.
  • This is only for students enrolled in a one-year IB course or the second year of a two-year course.  
  • Registration is finalized by November 15.
  • Schedule changes after November 15 will result in a fee to the student.
  • Students seeking accommodations for IB exams must complete the Accommodations Consent Form and return it to the IB Office by October 15.

Process for IB Exam Registration for May 2023:

WHEN:    Monday, 10/3/22 through Friday, 10/7/22

WHO:      Students enrolled in any IB course that is testing this year must register.  This includes:

HOW:    Here is the link for the IB Exam Registration Form


  • Students must be logged into APS Google.
  • Deadline – October 7, 2022.

2023 IB Examination Schedule

IB exam schedule May 2023 (Updated 9/29/22)

  • Exams that will be administered at Washington-Liberty are highlighted.
  • WL IB May 2023 Examination Calendar (Specific times will be published in AP & IB schedule – see below)

Washington-Liberty May 2023 AP & IB Examination Schedule:

AP & IB Exam Schedule May 2023

Includes dates, times and locations for both AP & IB exams in May 2023.

Examination Day

  • Students must arrive at least 15-20 minutes before the published start time.
  • Students must enter the exam room in a quiet and orderly manner and look for their assigned seat.
  • All bags, pocketbooks, and other belongings should be left at the front of the exam room.
  • No text books/note books/instruction books are to be brought into the exam room.
  • No food or drink (other than water) are to be brought into the exam room.
  • No cell phones or other electronic devices (including earbuds and smart watches) are to be brought into the exam room (unless silenced and left in bag).  Having an electronic device on your person during exams is considered a breach of rules.  Student will receive “no grade” on the exam.
  • Candidates should bring at least one pen, a pencil and a ruler to all examinations.
  • Students must write in either blue or black ink (except for multiple choice papers).
  • Students may use pencils for drawing and for multiple choice papers.
  • Items of general stationery, such as erasers, colored pencils, rulers and geometry instruments are allowed.
  • All calculators should be cleared.

Conduct of the Examinations

Generals’ Rest Period Permission Form for AP/IB Exams

Juniors and Seniors taking an AP or IB exam in May must complete the permission form by April 26, 2023.

Generals Rest Period Permission Form 2023

IB exam results

In May, all IB students will be issued a personal identification number (PIN) and personal code to access their scores electronically. Beginning July 6th, students can access their scores online by visiting https://candidates.ibo.org, and entering their personal details.

Reporting IB exam results to a college or university

Following the issue of results for the session in which a student has taken their examinations, the student must submit their transcript requests directly to the IB. Each request will incur a transcript request fee. For more information, please visit the IBO website.


Accessing May 2022 IB Scores

  • Scores become available July 6,2022
  • Access scores at candidates.ibo.org 
  • Personal code and PIN needed to access scores( see yellow paper distributed during exams)
  • Email kiarra.parker@apsva.us if you need PIN or personal code