McLean, Virginia

About BASIS Independent McLean

BASIS Independent McLean is slated to open in the fall of 2016 in the emerging Tysons area in Northern Virginia. BASIS Independent Schools is excited to bring a nationally-ranked, liberal arts, STEM-focused program on a sprawling 11 acre campus to a region with a long-standing tradition of academic excellence.

Quick Facts

Program Liberal Arts with a STEM focus; Advanced Placement
Year Founded Fall 2016
Location 8000 Jones Branch Dr., McLean, Virginia 22102
Grades Served Opening Fall 2016 with Preschool-10th grade; will grow one grade per year to serve Preschool-12th grade.

2016 Admissions

Application Fee $35
Admissions Deadlines Applications will be available August 1, 2015 and will be considered on a rolling basis. Once all application requirements are fulfilled, families will be notified of an admissions decision within 30 days.
Admission Requirements Preschool: interview
Grades K-1: group playdate and interview
Grades 2-9: transcripts, teacher recommendations (math and English), testing and an interview
Admission Office P: (703) 854-1253
General Inquiries E:


Optional Services Transportation, Early Bird (before-care), Late Bird (after-care), prepared lunches, clubs and sports (fee depends on club and sport)
Transportation Routes throughout the DC Metro Area

2016 Tuition & Fees

Tuition for Fall Early Learning Program (Pre-K3 and Pre-K4): $22,000
K-10th: $25,500
Enrollment Deposit $1,500
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)

School Information


8000 Jones Branch Drive, McLean, Virginia 22102



(703) 854-1253

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday

7:00 AM - 5:00 PM



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