Details overview

Hours 07:45 AM - 03:40 PM
School leader Roberto Ramirez
District Basis School Inc.
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

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

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
World languages

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Painting
7
Music
including: Rock band
5
Languages
including: French
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Jazz band
Orchestra
Rock band
Theory
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Drama
Visual arts Ceramics
Painting
Photography
World languages taught Chinese - Mandarin
French
Hebrew
Latin
Spanish

Support

6
Facilities
including: Auditorium
Facilities Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer
Gym
Playground
Sports Fields
Extra learning resources Career/college counseling
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College information sessions/fairs
SAT/ACT prep classes

Dig deeper


Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 44% 41%
Hispanic 32% 44%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 15% 3%
Two or more races 6% 2%
Black 2% 5%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1% 5%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

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

Extracurriculars

7
Girls Sports
including: Swimming
5
Boys Sports
including: Soccer
2
Clubs
including: Student newspaper
Girls sports Basketball
Cross country
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Cross country
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Boys sports (misc.) Flag football, bicycling
Girls sports (misc.) Flag footabll, bicycling
Clubs Yearbook
Student newspaper
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 07:00 AM
After school end time 05:30 PM

Culture

Students typically continue on to these schools 100% of our students graduate
  100% of our graduates are accepted by 4-year universities
  100% go on to attend 4-year universities or colleges

Awards

Academic award Ranked the #6 public high school in the nation by Newsweek.
Year received 2010
Academic award Ranked the #9 public high school in the nation by US News & World Report
Year received 2009
Academic award Ranked the #5 public high school in the nation by Newsweek.
Year received 2009

Teachers

World languages spoken by staff French
Mandarin
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
Application submission begins 11/14/2016
Application deadline 12/14/2016

Sources

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