BASIS Phoenix is in its fifth year of operation and will graduate its third senior class in May. Thus far, BASIS Phoenix has averaged more than $200,000 per graduate in merit-based aid with 100% college acceptance to institutions such as Columbia, Cornell, Northwestern, and Yale, to name a few. Recently, BASIS Phoenix was mentioned in The Arizona Republic as a top Arizona high school based on average SAT score.
During the 2015-16 academic year, BASIS Phoenix participated in BASIS.ed Senior Projects for the first time, with project topics ranging from "The Evolution of Medical Cannibalism in Britain" to "The Effects of Radiation Dosage on Prostate Cancer Cell Lines". Of the seven students who participated in Senior Projects, four were nominated to receive the Brackenridge Foundation Award.