BASIS Scottsdale began the year with a brand new building that features larger classrooms, additional science labs, a stage with lights and sound, and a beautiful new gym. From a student body of 138 and a faculty of nine in 2003, BASIS Scottsdale has grown to a student body of 1,092 and a faculty of 95. Including the Class of 2016, BASIS Scottsdale has graduated 272 students, 100% of whom have gone on to attend four-year colleges and universities.
As the second eldest BASIS.ed-managed charter school, BASIS Scottsdale is one of the top-performing schools in the network and sustained its high national rankings in 2015–16 as U.S. News & World Report's #2 Best High School, #1 Charter High School, and #4 STEM School in the United States. Additionally, BASIS Scottsdale was ranked the #1 High School in Arizona (U.S. News) and was included in The Washington Post's list of "Top Performing U.S. Schools with Elite Students".
BASIS Scottsdale is proud to be one of BASIS.ed's two Legacy Schools, and we look forward to continued achievement from our students and staff.