BASIS Independent Brooklyn, located in the Red Hook neighborhood of Brooklyn, New York, opened its doors in fall of 2014 as part of the bicoastal inaugural year of BASIS Independent Schools. More than doubling its enrollment for its second year of operation, the school represents the diverse tapestry of booming Brooklyn. Located in a 100,000 square foot purpose-built modular construction, the preschool–grade 12 school draws students interested in an accelerated liberal arts, STEM-focused curriculum from all over New York City.
|Program||Liberal Arts with a STEM focus; Advanced Placement|
|Year Founded||Fall 2014|
|Location||556 Columbia Street, Brooklyn, New York 11231|
|Grades Served||Preschool-Grade 12|
|Admissions Deadlines||Fall 2018 families will have the option of two different admission cycles, Early and Regular Admissions. Early Admissions has an earlier notification and commitment date. Please note that an application is deemed complete when all supplementary materials are received and required meetings are attended.
|Admission Requirements||For PreK-1 and 2: Application, Family Meeting, Group Playdate
For grades K–1: Application, Group Playdate, and Family Meeting. Transcripts and Teacher Recommendations (grade 1 only).
Grades 2–10: Application, Transcripts, Teacher Recommendations (Math and English), Entrance Exam, and Family Meeting.
|Admissions Office||556 Columbia Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11231
P: (718) 643-6302
P: (917) 473-1615
|Optional Services||Transportation, Early Bird (before-care), Late Bird (after-care), prepared lunches, clubs and sports (fee depends on club and sport)|
|Transportation||Bus service throughout Brooklyn, Manhattan, and Queens.|
|Tuition for fall||Early Learning Program (Pre-K1 and Pre-K2): $28,800
|Required Fees||Textbooks: $400-600
Tech & Design Fee: $200
Tuition Refund Plan (TRP): 3% of Annual Tuition less deposit (optional if tuition paid in one payment)
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