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699 students|Basis School Inc.
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School leader:  Roberto Ramirez
3825 East 2nd St
Tucson, AZ 85716

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(520) 326-6367
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BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    Before, After
  • Dress policy
    None
  • Coed / Single gender
    Coed
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Arts
    Band, Orchestra, Choir / Chorus...
  • World languages
    French, Latin, Chinese - Mandarin, Spanish, Hebrew
  • Sports
    Basketball, Cross country, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis...
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139 reviews

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5 STARS
65
4 STARS
14
3 STARS
15
2 STARS
13
1 STAR
14

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Overall:
Submitted by a parent · August 18, 2015
Our children have been attending BASIS Tucson since kindergarten and 2nd grade. They are now in 2nd and 4th grade, respectively. The teachers have been great. My eldest has gone to student hours for extra help and it's made a big difference when... more

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Submitted by a student · April 11, 2015
Many parents have sent their kids to this school thinking that it will make their kids extremely intelligent just because they are at the school. That is not how it works. You need to work hard and do the assignments in order to succeed here.... more

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Submitted by a parent · April 06, 2015
We LOVE BAsis! Our daughter is in Kinder and thoroughly enjoys it. We love her teachers and so far their curriculum. The ONLY thing I don't love about Basis Tucson, hence the 4 instead of 5 stars is the constant emails we get about donating money.... more

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Submitted by a parent · August 11, 2014
I was nervous about moving my daughter to Basis but I'm SO glad we did! My daughter started Basis last year for 1st grade and loves it! The school does a great job balancing academics and time to play and be a kid. (this was my biggest concern)... more

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BASIS Tucson 10th grade students earned a 100% pass rate on the AIMS Science exam (BASIS Scottsdale was the only other school in the state to share this distinction). In fact, 97 percent of BASIS Tucson 10th graders EXCEEDED state standards on the AIMS Science exam compared with only 27 percent of students statewide. 100 percent of BASIS Tucson 8th grade students also passed the AIMS Science exam and 99 percent of those students EXCEEDED state standards on the AIMS Science exam compared with only 33 percent of students statewide. BASIS Tucson students had the highest overall AIMS scores in the following grade levels: 8th (tied), 10th (tied). Moreover, 100 percent of BASIS Tucson students passed the AIMS exam in the following subjects and grade levels: 8th grade math, 7th grade reading, 8th grade reading, 10th grade reading, 10th grade writing, 8th grade science, and 10th grade science.

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Basis Tucson
3825 East 2nd St, Tucson, AZ  85716
(520) 326-6367
Last modified Basis Tucson is a Charter school that serves grades 5-12. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 10 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Basis Tucson Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 139 reviews. Top