Ms. Hadley Ruggles was formerly Head of School of BASIS Scottsdale, which is currently ranked as the #2 high school in the country by U.S. News and World Report. For more details on Ms. Ruggles, please visit her background page.
Welcome to BASIS Independent Silicon Valley’s blog, Eureka! Silicon Valley, and thank you for your interest in our nationally-ranked, world-acclaimed academic program for your child's education.
Our approach is simple. We use a renowned STEM-focused liberal arts curriculum, while fully supporting students by responding to every need they have. We hire bright, passionate teachers to teach it while instilling a lifelong love of learning to each child who walks through our doors.
Students who matriculate through our program are among the best and brightest students in the country, performing several years ahead of grade level according to any measure. Our students' academic success comes about because we:
Inspired by the blissful feeling of uncovering connections, our blog Eureka! Silicon Valley is about sharing moments that capture the essence of what it is to be a BASIS Independent student, teacher, administrator, or family.