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August 1, 2021

Fremont Fall 2022 Admissions Guide: Applying for Grades TK–9

We are excited to launch admissions for Fall 2022 for grades TK–9!

Admissions is now open and you may click here to submit your application for our Early or Regular Admissions cycle.

At BASIS Independent Fremont, students and Subject Expert Teachers engage in a spiraling liberal arts and sciences curriculum benchmarked to the best education systems in the world. We believe in setting a higher standard for students and promoting self reliance and accountability in an environment where learning is encouraged and celebrated.

Early and Regular Admissions
This year, we have two admissions cycles: Early and Regular Admissions. Early Admissions is only open for Transitional Kindergarten (TK), while Regular Admissions is for grades TK–9.

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July 12, 2021

BASIS Independent Schools: Inside the 2021 Senior Projects

The Senior Project is the crowning achievement of the BASIS Curriculum. The last two years may have looked a little different—with Senior Project research, on-site work, and presentations taking a virtual form—but our students persevered in order to complete this extraordinary milestone.

This blog sheds some light on the Senior Project, its history, our incredible advisors, and most importantly, the students who continue to show that they can and will exceed all expectations.

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May 10, 2021

BASIS Independent Schools Network: 2021 College Acceptances

The college placement results for the Class of 2021 have arrived!

BASIS Independent Schools students continue to score impressive admission to some of the world’s best colleges and universities. From the Washington, D.C. Metro Area and New York City to California, students across the BASIS Independent Schools network have proven that even in the face of adversity and adaptation, hard work and commitment can reap incredible results. 

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April 20, 2021

Summer at BASIS Independent Fremont

BASIS Independent Schools offers the perfect solution to fill your child’s summer—from our traditional day camps to our virtual programs. And with more options than ever before, students can choose from a variety of fun activities they will love, and the important safety measures you’ve come to expect.

Open to both current and non-BASIS Independent students, our enriching and academic programs are sure to keep your child engaged all summer long.

Create your own BASIS Independent Summer experience—choose any individual week for each program offered or try them all!

Continue reading to learn more about the options available to your child(ren) this summer!

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March 30, 2021

Our Rolling Admissions Events Are Here!

Our Rolling Admissions Events are here! We know that some families are still deciding where they want their child to attend school next school year, and at this time BASIS Independent Fremont is announcing that we are now accepting applications for TK, grades 1, 2, 3 and 9 on a rolling basis for the 2021-22 school year.

Applicants in our Rolling Admissions Application Cycle will be notified after Regular Admissions applicants receive their admissions decision on March 17, 2021. We will accept applications until the grades are filled after which qualified Rolling Admissions applicants will be placed into our wait pool and will be considered for any openings after March 31, 2021.

We have two informational events for families on Sunday, April 18, 2021. Continue reading for more details.

                     To submit your application, please click here or below.  
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February 15, 2021

Meet Our National Junior Honor Society!

The National Junior Honor Society (NJHS) is an international student organization consisting of chapters in middle schools that focus on student achievement and community engagement.

Today, it is estimated that more than one million students participate in NJHS activities. NJHS chapters are found in all 50 states, US Territories, and around the world. Chapter membership not only recognizes students for their accomplishments, but challenges them to develop further through active involvement in school activities and community service.

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January 26, 2021

College Counseling at BASIS Independent Fremont

Every parent hopes that their child will receive a high-quality education that prepares them to attend a college of their choice. A huge factor that contributes to our students’ success is the dedicated college counseling team that helps support our high school students at BASIS Independent Fremont.

Our college counseling staff supports students in a variety of ways that extend far beyond just helping students research and apply to colleges. Students are first introduced to college counseling in Grade 9, with the program becoming increasingly comprehensive as they progress through their high school years. In fact, our high school seniors even take a daily college counseling class for two full trimesters!

Read on to learn more about how the college preparation process supports students throughout high school at BASIS Independent Fremont, and what it means to graduate from a program with a track record of student success.

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January 8, 2021

Top 10 Admissions FAQs

Thank you for your interest in BASIS Independent Fremont for the 2021-22 school year. Our mission is to educate students to the highest international levels with a spiraling liberal arts and sciences curriculum benchmarked to the best education systems in the world. We work tirelessly to maintain a joyful learning culture where hard work is celebrated and intellectual pursuits result in extraordinary outcomes. We are delighted to know that you are considering our program!

We've enjoyed meeting all of the families who have applied or joined us at a virtual event. Many of the questions we receive at our events are usually Admissions-related, so we've compiled a list of the top ten questions below. 

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December 23, 2020

Top 5 blogs of 2020

2020 has been quite a year! We regularly publish articles on student life, our community, school accomplishments, and more to both celebrate and highlight our school and students! From college acceptance information to Parent Perspectives, read on to review the Top 5 most read blog posts of 2020. We look forward to 2021, and to seeing what's in store for our thriving school community!

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December 14, 2020

Why Mandarin?

This blog has been repurposed from the BASIS.ed blog with a few changes, which you can find here.

When families begin learning about our Early Learning and Primary programs, they often ask us the same question: “Why do we teach Mandarin to all our students?"

Mandarin is a required part of our curriculum from Transitional Kindergarten to Grade 4 because Mandarin provides our early learners with the opportunity to engage both sides of their brains.

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Inspired by the blissful feeling of uncovering connections, our blog Eureka! Fremont is about sharing moments that capture the essence of what it is to be a BASIS Independent student, teacher, administrator, or family.

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