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1,265 students|Basis School Inc.
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School leader:  Elizabeth Thies
11155 N. Oracle Rd.
Oro Valley, AZ 85737

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(520) 308-5220
(520) 308-5078
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"Nationally-Ranked. Internationally-Acclaimed."

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    Before, After
  • Dress policy
    None
  • Transportation
    None
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Engineering, Humanities, Mathematics, Music...
  • Arts
    None, Band, Chamber music, Choir / Chorus...
  • World languages
    Chinese - Mandarin, French, Latin, Spanish
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21 reviews

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Overall:
Submitted by a parent · September 15, 2016
Some schools teach and nurture. Others weed kids out and skim the cream. BASIS Oro Valley is the latter. The benefit of BASIS is the curriculum, including PE, drama, and Mandarin. The down sides are the lack of communication by staff (e.g., clear... more

Develops character: Disagree
Submitted by a parent · September 04, 2016
The school makes no effort to develop honesty, integrity, and fairness. Their solution is the leave the school, if you don't like their decision.

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Submitted by a parent · September 04, 2016
The school is focus is not to teach your kids. Most of the "teachers" are "subject experts" and not Teachers. They care more about test standards rather than development. Their solution to any academic issue is to have the students go to a... more

Amount of homework: Disagree
Submitted by a student · July 29, 2016
The homework amount and the amount you have to study for is unbelievable. The amount they gave me when i was there stressed me out. The amount of homework sometimes cause my older sister to get barley any sleep. They BELIVE that the amount they... more

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About this school

The mission of BASIS charter schools is to empower students to achieve at globally competitive levels with a transformative K–12 academic program.

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Last modified: September 20, 2016
Last modified BASIS Oro Valley is a Charter school that serves grades 5-12. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 10 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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