Basis Schools, Inc., which opened a campus in Chandler this year, announced plans Friday to open a campus next school year in the north Phoenix area.
Basis Schools have been recognized by Newsweek, U.S. News & World Report and The Washington Post for high student achievement. The organization recently announced plans to expand outside Arizona with approval of a charter in Washington, D.C.
The new campus will serve students in grades five through 10 for the 2012-13 school year, and expand with one grade per year until it gets serves fifth through 12th grades. For more information, or to join the interest list for the new school, see www.basisschools.org.