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BASIS Independent Brooklyn
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  • Private
  • BROOKLYN, NY

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Report Card

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A+
  2. Diversity
    grade A
  3. Teachers
    grade A
  4. College Prep
    grade A+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade B
  6. Sports
    grade C

About

Applying

Application Deadline
January 13
Application Fee
$75
Interview Required
Yes
Required/Recommended Tests
No data available  

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$34,500
Tuition is for the highest grade offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
Received Financial Aid
No data available  
Average Financial Aid
No data available  
From BASIS Independent Brooklyn

At BASIS Independent Brooklyn, a PreK–grade 12 private school, we believe in educating students to the highest international standards. We educate young students with expert instruction in the liberal arts and sciences, including: Mandarin, music, engineering, world history, math, and hands-on, project-based learning. Our knowledgeable and passionate subject experts believe that with the right support and encouragement, any motivated child can achieve academic excellence. Our world-acclaimed program is inspired by best practices from around the world, and facilitates a joyful learning culture where hard work is celebrated and intellectual pursuits result in extraordinary opportunities.

BASIS Independent Brooklyn has two beautiful campuses located in Red Hook and Downtown Brooklyn.

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BASIS Independent Brooklyn Rankings

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Academics

Average Graduation Rate
100%
Average SAT
1380
24 responses
Average ACT
33
15 responses

Early Learning Program

In PreK, we offer a thematic, hands-on, comprehensive, and content-rich curriculum that builds skills in an environment that fosters curiosity and mutual respect between teachers, students, and one another. Kindergarten is focused on more formal, foundational learning, with the curriculum facilitating opportunities for children to interact with academic, physical, and social concepts.

Culture & Safety

Poll
75%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 8 responses
Poll
63%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 8 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 9 responses
  • WorldFest, Mixers, Fine Arts Gala, Project Week
    44%
  • Spirit Week
    33%
  • None
    11%
  • Special days
    11%

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Students

Diversity
grade A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
869
88%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 8 responses
75%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 8 responses
0%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 8 responses

Preschool

Annual Cost
$32,500
Cost is for the most complete schedule offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
Starting Age
3 years
Pre-K Student-Teacher Ratio
8:1
Schedule Options
  • Offers Full Week
    Yes
  • Offers Part Week
    No data available  
  • Offers Full Day
    Yes
  • Offers Part Day
    No data available  

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
8:1
National
17:1
Poll
88%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 8 responses
Poll
88%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 8 responses
Poll
75%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 8 responses

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Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade B
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
No data available  
Boys Athletic Participation
No data available  
38%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 8 responses
50%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 8 responses
38%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 8 responses

Living in the Area

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C
  2. Good for Families
    grade B
  3. Housing
    grade D minus
Median Household Income
$39,676
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$914
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$889,565
National
$217,500

BASIS Independent Brooklyn Reviews

Rating 4.15 out of 5  34 reviews
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