IB Primary Years

Designed for the Primary Years Programme
  • Collaboratively plan your Programme of Inquiry with built-in planners
  • Use our built-in Scope & Sequence or complimentary standards import
  • Better analyse your whole-school curriculum for coverage and connections
  • Integrated assessment & reporting with personalised report cards
  • Improve school-to-home communication with students & parents

Primary Years Unit Planning

Designed from the exemplar PYP unit planner.

Collaborative Curriculum Planning

Collaboratively create, edit and share unit planners across year levels in real-time.


Built-in with transdisciplinary themes, key concepts, skills, attitudes and more.


Embed notes, files, photos, videos and websites with our drag'n drop resource manager.

See the Big Picture

Browse whole-school curriculum and analytics to track coverage of concepts and skills.

  • Unit
  • Curriculum
  • Analytics
  • Resources


Collaboratively Build Coursework

Teachers and students can build a coursework portfolio with learning goals linked to learner profile attributes allowing parents to effectively track academic progress & development over time.

Share coursework, photos, files, videos and websites enhancing school-to-home communication and engaging parents in the PYP.

Assessment & Reporting

PYP Term Gradebook

Assess the Units of Inquiry and specialist subjects using customisable assessment criteria. Evaluate transdisciplinary skills, attitudes and learning outcomes, while providing homeroom teacher feedback.

Integrated gradebooks provide a seamless way to generate report cards efficiently to share with parents online.

Integrated Reporting & Attendance

Streamlined reporting and attendance for the modern IB World School.

Stunning DesignComing Soon

Choose from over 7 UTF-8 fonts for all major languages (English, Spanish, Chinese, Korean, Japanese, Thai, Arabic, Vietnamese, etc.).

Template LayoutsComing Soon

Light, Standard and Formal layout templates provide ready-to-use reports with 18+ pantone print-ready colours.

Drag'n Drop Reports EditorComing Soon

Flexibly customise your report card layouts and align fields in our grid-based editor.

Online Reports

Distribute reports online to students and parents with optional e-mail notifications.

Homeroom Attendance

Record and track daily homeroom (or Tutor Group) attendance with automated notifications.

Lesson Period Attendance

Record and track class attendance based on timetables and easily export attendance data in XLS or PDF.

LaunchPad SSO & Integrations

Running an international school is a challenging job. Integrating IT systems and databases should not be one of them.

ManageBac, OpenApply, and iSAMS provide an integrated cloud-based solution for international schools with curriculum planning, assessment & reporting and a robust core management information system linked with two-way data synchronisation and LaunchPad Single-Sign-On.

To enable optional add-ons, timetable integrations, and Room Booking Systems, click below.

Learn more about the suite and our integration partners!

World-Class Support

Support is a critical part of our commitment to providing excellence in service.

24-Hour Support

We provide phone and e-mail support 24 hours a day, Monday through Friday.

Free Online Training

Complimentary online training (available via webinar).

Help Tutorials

Extensive step-by-step Help Tutorials and Online Support Center.


We listen to your suggestions, problems & ideas, and make updates weekly.

Security & System Architecture

SSL & Passwords

1024-bit SSL (https) is enabled by default on all user accounts. Account passwords are encrypted using MD5 hash format.

Data Backup

Files are backed up every day using incremental versioning to Amazon Web Services S3 that enables persistence of files.

Hosting Facilities

ManageBac servers are hosted and protected by the most modern access control in-use with dedicated facility.


If our server ever goes down, our team immediately receives an SMS and e-mail alert to investigate the issue.


Our iWeb servers designed to defend against multiple forms of DDoS attack and thwart common security threats.

Standard Name Programmes Country URL
AASL MYP United States http://www.ala.org/aasl/standards-guidelines/learning-standards
ACT DP - MYP United States & International http://www.act.org/standard/
AERO Standards DP - MYP - PYP United States http://www.projectaero.org/
Alabama State Standards DP - MYP - PYP United States http://alex.state.al.us/browseStand.php
Alberta Education MYP Canada http://education.alberta.ca/teachers/program/
Arizona State Standards MYP United States http://www.azed.gov/standards-practices/
Australian Curriculum (ACARA) MYP - PYP Australia http://www.australiancurriculum.edu.au/
AusVELS PYP Australia http://ausvels.vcaa.vic.edu.au/
California Common Core MYP - PYP United States http://www.cde.ca.gov/be/st/ss/index.asp
Canadian PYP Canada http://www.bced.gov.bc.ca/irp/welcome.php
Colorado CDE MYP - PYP United States http://www.cde.state.co.us/coarts/statestandards
Common Core DP - MYP - PYP United States & International http://www.corestandards.org/read-the-standards/
Florida State Standards MYP United States http://www.cpalms.org/Downloads.aspx
Indiana State Standards PYP United States https://learningconnection.doe.in.gov/Standards/Standards.aspx
ISTE Standards for Students MYP United States, Canada & International http://www.iste.org/standards/standards-for-students
Michigan MDE MYP - PYP United States http://mi.gov/mde/
Minnesota State Standards DP - MYP - PYP United States http://education.state.mn.us/mde/edexc/stancurri/k-12academicstandards/
New York State Standards MYP United States http://www.p12.nysed.gov/ciai/standards.html
Next Generation Science Standards DP - MYP - PYP United States http://www.nextgenscience.org/contact
Ohio State Standards DP - MYP - PYP United States http://education.ohio.gov/Topics/Ohio-s-New-Learning-Standards/Ohios-New-Learning-Standards
Ontario State Standards DP - MYP - PYP Canada http://www.edu.gov.on.ca/eng/curriculum/elementary/subjects.html
TEKS DP - MYP - PYP United States http://tea.texas.gov/index2.aspx?id=6148
New Mexico MYP - PYP Mexico http://www.ped.state.nm.us/standards/