Details overview

Hours 07:30 AM - 03:40 PM
School leader Erin Paradis
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 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
Humanities
Mathematics
Science
Technology
Visual arts
World languages

Classes

6
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
4
Music
including: Jazz band
4
Languages
including: Latin
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Jazz band
Theory
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Drama
Career and Tech programs None
Media arts None
Visual arts Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Printmaking
Sculpture
World languages taught Chinese - Mandarin
French
Latin
Spanish

Support

10
Facilities
including: Auditorium
Facilities Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Gym
Internet access
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Performance stage
Science lab
College / career center
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College information sessions/fairs

Dig deeper


Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 52% 41%
Hispanic 21% 44%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 20% 3%
Black 3% 5%
Two or more races 3% 2%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 5%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 50% 49%
Male 50% 51%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

5
Girls Sports
including: Soccer
4
Boys Sports
including: Soccer
12
Clubs
including: Model UN
Girls sports Basketball
Cross country
Flag football
Soccer
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Cross country
Flag football
Soccer
Clubs Anime club
Art club
Chess club
Dance club
Drama club
Gardening
Literary magazine
Mock trial competition club
Model UN
National Honor Society (NHS)
Science club
Sewing / knitting club
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 07:00 AM
After school end time 05:30 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Volunteer time after school

Teachers

9
Staff
including: PE instructor
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
College counselor
Computer specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Special education coordinator
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff Mandarin
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

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 Rolling
Application submission begins 11/14/2016
Application deadline 12/14/2016

Sources

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