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Success Across the Nation

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

U.S. News & World Report

Best High School Rankings

2017

- #1 BASIS Scottsdale: #1 Charter High School, #3 STEM High School
- #2 BASIS Tucson North: #2 Charter High School, #5 STEM High School
- #3 BASIS Oro Valley: #3 Charter High School, #47 STEM High School
- #5 BASIS Peoria: #4 Charter High School
- #7 BASIS Chandler: #5 Charter High School; #31 STEM High School

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

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

The 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"

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

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

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

Daily Beast

America's Best High Schools

2014

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