As a leading International Baccalaureate school, Norcross High School offers several programs under the IB umbrella. Students can participate in the IB Middle Years Programme as freshmen and sophomores. Both Pinckneyville and Summerour Middle Schools participate in this program, so this may be a continuation for them. During their junior and senior years, students can seek an IB Diploma or Certificate. This rigorous program focuses on preparing students for college while promoting an education that is authentic and engaging.