National Rankings

The difference at BASIS charter schools is our world-class BASIS.ed curriculum and teachers. BASIS.ed managed schools are consistently ranked as some of the very top schools in the country. Our rankings and reputation help us attract outstanding teachers.

Washington Post

America's Most Challenging High Schools
2016

#1 BASIS Oro Valley
#2 BASIS Flagstaff
#4 BASIS Tucson North
BASIS Chandler, BASIS Peoria, and BASIS Scottsdale are on the list of "Top-Performing Schools with Elite Students"

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2015

#1 BASIS Oro Valley
#2 BASIS Chandler
#6 BASIS Tucson North
BASIS Scottsdale is on the list of "Top-Performing Schools with Elite Students"

2014

#10 BASIS Tucson North
BASIS Scottsdale is on the list of "Top-Performing Schools with Elite Students"

2013

BASIS Scottsdale and BASIS Tucson North are on the list of "Top-Performing Schools with Elite Students"

2012

#1 BASIS Tucson
#5 BASIS Scottsdale

2011

#4 BASIS Tucson

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U.S. News & World Report

Best High School Rankings
2016

#2 BASIS Scottsdale: #1 Charter School, #4 STEM school
#3 BASIS Tucson North: #2 Charter School, #6 STEM school
#6 BASIS Oro Valley: #3 Charter School
Bronze Medal - BASIS Chandler

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2015

#2 BASIS Scottsdale, #3 STEM school, #1 Charter School
Bronze Medal - BASIS Oro Valley* and BASIS Tucson North**
* Not eligible for Gold or Silver Ranking. (Fewer than 15 graduates.)
** Not eligible for Gold or Silver Ranking. (12th grade students' AP scores not considered in new campus's ranking.)

2014

#2 BASIS Scottsdale, #15 STEM school, #1 charter school
#5 BASIS Tucson North, #3 STEM school, #3 charter school

2013

#2 BASIS Tucson
#5 BASIS Scottsdale

2012

#6 BASIS Tucson

2011

U.S. News did not perform ranking

2010

#9 BASIS Tucson

2009

#13 BASIS Tucson

2008

#16 BASIS Tucson

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Newsweek

America's Best High Schools
2014-2015

K-12 and 5-12 schools (like BASIS) are no longer eligible for Newsweek's rankings

2013

#3 BASIS Scottsdale
#7 BASIS Tucson North

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2012

#3 BASIS Scottsdale
#5 BASIS Tucson North

2011

#3 BASIS Tucson

2010

#6 BASIS Tucson

2009

#5 BASIS Tucson

2008

#1 BASIS Tucson

2007

#6 BASIS Tucson

2006

#3 BASIS Tucson

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Daily Beast

America's Best High Schools
2014

#2 BASIS Scottsdale
#7 BASIS Oro Valley
#29 BASIS Tucson North