Quick Facts

  • Program

    – BASIS Charter Schools are among the nation’s best schools by any measure: U.S. national rankings, OECD Test for Schools (based on PISA) exam results, Advanced Placement® results, National Merit Scholarship Program® honors, earned college merit aid, and college admissions, among many other highly respected standards and honors. We hire bright, passionate people to teach the acclaimed BASIS Curriculum at all BASIS Charter Schools, and provide over 20,000 students with an excellent education.

  • Type of Visa

    – F-1

  • Type of School

    – Public Charter High School

  • Locations (Arizona)

    BASIS Ahwatukee, BASIS Chandler, BASIS Flagstaff, BASIS Mesa, BASIS Oro Valley, BASIS Peoria, BASIS Phoenix, BASIS Scottsdale and BASIS Tucson North

  • Grades Accepting Applications

    9, 10 or 11

  • Length of Program

    10 Months (one academic year of study)
    Students may transfer, see transfer requirements below

  • Transfer

    Upon successful completion of the ten month academic term at a BASIS Charter School, students may transfer to one of our private BASIS Independent Schools in the U.S. (BASIS Independent Brooklyn, BASIS Independent McLean, or BASIS Independent Silicon Valley).

  • Program Fees


  • Accommodations

    Students are responsible for securing a host family. Referrals are available upon request.