Since 1995 the IB Georgia Mthiebi Boarding School is operating in Tbilisi, Georgia. Currently, more than 1300 pupils are attending class . With its size, its consistency from pre-school to upper school, its central location and especially its intensive German and English lessons for all age groups, it has many unique selling points in Tbilisi and the whole of Georgia. Due to the current worldwide corona pandemic, Georgia is currently subject to curfews, so that teaching is completely digital.
The school is a member of the Union of Private Schools of Georgia, holder of ISO 9001: 2015 International Quality Management Standard and ISO 45001: 2018 Certificates of Labor and Health Safety Standard. The school is authorized by the Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia. In 2018 the IB Mthiebi school received the Permanent Leader Award from the Swiss National Rating Union under the auspices of the Swiss Rating Association.
The mission of the boarding school IB Mthiebi is the intellectual, psycho-emotional and physical development of the children and youth. The educational, training and material resources of the boarding school give the pupils the opportunity to receive the education provided by the Georgian National Curriculum and modern western educational models in a liberal social environment. The mission of the boarding school is to develop the following qualities and competences: to understand the student's learning skills, how and why to learn; critical thinking - knowledge to solve problems; understanding the environment, understanding one's own civic mission; social education - responsibility for one's own and others' physical, mental, and social well-being; purposefulness and professional ability to be implemented in a rapidly changing reality; perception of socio-political, legal and economic realities on the principle: Georgia is my home and I care about it; Moral and physical development; intercultural awareness; democratic and humanitarian values; communication; purposefulness; dignity; personal independence.
All of the school's efforts are following the IB motto of "Strengtheing Being Human".