Details overview

Hours 07:30 AM - 02:45 PM
School leader Kristen Jordison
District Basis School Inc.
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code None
Schedule Traditional
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Type of school College preparatory
STEM
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

Educational philosophy and approach to learning BASIS.ed has raised the standards of American education to the highest international levels for 18 years. We hire bright, passionate teachers to support any student who wants our world-acclaimed, AP-infused, STEM-focused liberal arts curriculum. Our 23 schools are listed among the nation’s best by any measure — rankings, AP and PISA/OECD testing, National Merit Scholarships, college admissions, and merit aid — because we treat the classroom as sacrosanct, and teach students to love learning.
Academic themes / Areas of focus Engineering
Mathematics
Science
Technology

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Ceramics
3
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
4
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Orchestra
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Drama
Media arts None
Visual arts Ceramics
Painting
Photography
World languages taught Chinese - Mandarin
French
Latin
Spanish

Support

2
Facilities
including: Gym
Facilities Cafeteria
Gym
Extra learning resources Career/college counseling
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 47% 41%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 43% 3%
Hispanic 5% 44%
Two or more races 2% 2%
Black 2% 5%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 1% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 5%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 46% 49%
Male 54% 51%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

3
Girls Sports
including: Volleyball
2
Boys Sports
including: Tennis
2
Clubs
including: Yearbook
Girls sports Basketball
Tennis
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Tennis
Boys sports (misc.) Flag football, fencing
Girls sports (misc.) Flag football, fencing
Clubs Student newspaper
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 07:00 AM
After school end time 05:30 AM

Culture

Awards

Academic award 100% of High School students passed the AIMS exam in all subjects tested (math, reading, writing, science).
Year received N/a
Academic award Ranked the Top [High] School for Overall Academic Performance by BusinessWeek
Year received N/a
Academic award Regional Science Bowl Winners
Year received N/a

Teachers

1
Staff
including: College counselor
Staff College counselor
World languages spoken by staff Mandarin
French
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None

Enrollment

Application/ enrollment process details Open Enrollment takes place in November and December for the following school year. This is the time for all interested families to apply for a spot in our enrollment lottery. Open Enrollment for the 2016–2017 year has ended, but we accept applications year-round so you can apply to the BASIS charter school of your choice any time.
Learn more Http://enrollbasis.com/az
Ways to enroll/attend this school Apply to the school
Application requirements Application
Type of application deadline One deadline
Application submission begins 11/16/2016
Application deadline 12/16/2016

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2013-2014
Students by group NCES, 2013-2014